Hamilton

Definitions

  • Washington and Alexander Hamilton
    Washington and Alexander Hamilton
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Hamilton the capital of Bermuda
    • n Hamilton a port city in southeastern Ontario at the western end of Lake Ontario
    • n Hamilton United States statesman and leader of the Federalists; as the first Secretary of the Treasury he establish a federal bank; was mortally wounded in a duel with Aaron Burr (1755-1804)
    • n Hamilton United States toxicologist known for her work on industrial poisons (1869-1970)
    • n Hamilton English beauty who was the mistress of Admiral Nelson (1765-1815)
    • n Hamilton Irish mathematician (1806-1865)
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Usage

In literature:

Seated once more, I looked up to see Colonel Hamilton regarding me with decorous amusement.
"The Reckoning" by Robert W. Chambers
Lee H. Hamilton became Director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in January 1999.
"The Iraq Study Group Report" by United States Institute for Peace
He got up slowly and saluted first his master, then Sanders, and lastly Hamilton.
"The Keepers of the King's Peace" by Edgar Wallace
Well, I am Sir Otho's only daughter, and four years ago, when I was just eighteen, I ran away from home and married Lord Cecil Hamilton.
"Patty's Friends" by Carolyn Wells
Jefferson was appointed Secretary of State; Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury; and Knox, Secretary of War.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 4 of 8" by Various
There seemed to be several reasons for separating Hamilton from the other fairy-tale writers.
"A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1" by George Saintsbury
Hamilton was mowing down the opposing batters with ease and grace.
"Baseball Joe Around the World" by Lester Chadwick
Hamilton was roundly abused, and his conduct was attributed to unworthy motives.
"The Critical Period of American History" by John Fiske
There is a lurking sophism in the whole phraseology of Hamilton in regard to this subject.
"Christianity and Greek Philosophy" by Benjamin Franklin Cocker
So the captain, Mr. Hamilton, and the doctor were left on the island.
"The Red True Story Book" by Various
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In poetry:

Marie Hamilton's to the kirk gane,
Wi ribbons on her breast;
The king thought mair o Marie Hamilton,
Than he listend to the priest.
"The Queen's Marie" by Andrew Lang
She hadna been about the king's court
A month, but barely three,
Till frae the king's court Marie Hamilton,
Marie Hamilton durst na be.
"The Queen's Marie" by Andrew Lang
First of his troop, the Chief rode on;
His shouting merry-men throng behind;
The steed of princely Hamilton
Was fleeter than the mountain wind.
"Cadyow Castle" by Sir Walter Scott
Proudly the Chieftain mark'd his clan,
On greenwood lap all careless thrown,
Yet miss'd his eye the boldest man
That bore the name of Hamilton.
"Cadyow Castle" by Sir Walter Scott
His sword unbuckled and his brows unbent,
The gallant Hamilton again appears,
And in fair Freedom's mighty Parliament
He marches with the Peers!
"Arms And The Man - Heroes And Statesmen" by James Barron Hope
At Johnson's death by Hamilton t'was said,
'Seek we a substitute—Ah! vain the plan,
No second best remains to Johnson dead—
None can remind us even of the Man.'
"To The Memory Of Mrs. Lefroy Who Died Dec: 16 -- My Birthday." by Jane Austen

In news:

Hamilton County misses out on a multimillion-dollar schools grant.
Children's bed sheets hang in the windows of what was once Cedric Lamont Seamster's home on North Hamilton Street, their cartoon characters smiling into empty rooms.
Ken Roberts, CEO, Hamilton Public Library.
Hamilton would become visually fixated and couldn't focus.
"I'd come in every day and take a Zyrtec and then Mucinex D, and that was drying my eyes out," Hamilton told reporters.
Hamilton County Schools JROTC leader, deacon charged in sex abuse.
'Blood, Bones & Butter' delectable when chef Hamilton's in charge.
"Blood, Bones & Butter" author Gabrielle Hamilton owns the popular restaurant Prune in Greenwich Village in Manhattan.
Brush fire in Hamilton County deliberately set.
Enlarge Ross William Hamilton, The Oregonian Drivers and cyclists vie for turning lanes and a safe route home during a recent rush hour along North Williams Avenue in North Portland.
Ross William Hamilton/The Oregonian North Williams Traffic Operations Safety Project gallery (4 photos).
Tracee Hamilton discussed local and national sports -- and whatever else you want to talk about.
United States Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton was fastest.
We're not in Kansas, anymore…the audiences often feel they're not in Hamilton Montana anymore, when they attend the shows of the Bitterroot Performing Arts Council.
Hamilton County school board candidate Katherine Benefield says she's in the know on technology.
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In science:

Every quantum system is described by a Hamilton operator that can be expressed in matrix form.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
This means replacing the elements of the Hamilton matrix by random numbers that are uncorrelated and distributed according to the same probability distribution.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
The eigenvalues of the Hamilton matrix for a given quantum system are the quantities of primary interest.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
Variation of Γ is then the quantum analogue of the Hamilton’s principle.
A simple variational approach to the quantum Frenkel-Kontorova model
In this context it may be noted that the practice of denoting complex numbers by pairs of real numbers is due to Hamilton .
Bicomplex algebra and function theory
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