burt standish

Standish

[stan-dish]
noun
1.
Burt L. pseudonym of Gilbert Patten.
2.
Myles or Miles [mahylz] , c1584–1656, American settler, born in England: military leader in Plymouth colony.
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standish (ˈstændɪʃ)
 
n
a stand, usually of metal, for pens, ink bottles, etc
 
[C15: of unknown origin]

Standish (ˈstændɪʃ)
 
n
Myles(or Miles). ?1584--1656, English military leader of the Pilgrim Fathers at Plymouth, New England

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