a. hamilton stephens

Stephens

[stee-vuhnz]
noun
1.
Alexander Hamilton, 1812–83, U.S. statesman: vice-president of the Confederacy 1861–65.
2.
James, 1882–1950, Irish poet and novelist.
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Stephen
masc. proper name, from L. Stephanus, from Gk. Stephanos, from stephanos "crown, garland." Only a monk's name in O.E., it became common after the Conquest.
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