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Gary

[gair-ee, gar-ee] /ˈgɛər i, ˈgær i/
noun
1.
Elbert Henry, 1846–1927, U.S. financier and lawyer.
2.
a port in NW Indiana, on Lake Michigan.
3.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “spear bearer.”.
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Gary

/ˈɡærɪ/
noun
1.
a port in NW Indiana, on Lake Michigan: a major world steel producer. Pop: 99 961 (2003 est)
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Gary

masc. proper name, also a surname, from Norman form of Old Norse geiri, Old Danish geri "spear" (see gar).

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