1150-1200;Middle Englishgra(u)nge barn < Anglo-French < Vulgar Latin*grānica (occurs in ML), equivalent to Latingrān(um) grain + -ica, feminine of -icus-ic
Harold ("Red"; "the Galloping Ghost")1903–1991, U.S. football player.
[luhgreynj] /lə ˈgreɪndʒ/
a city in W Georgia.
a city in NE Illinois, near Chicago.
noun, U.S. History
a campaign for state control of railroads and grain elevators, especially in the north central states, carried on during the 1870s by members of the Patrons of Husbandry (the Grange) a farmers' organization that had been formed for social and cultural purposes.
c.1112 (implied in granger), "granary, barn," from O.Fr. grange, from M.L. granica, from L. granum "grain." Sense evolved to "outlying farm" (late 14c.), then "country house" (1550s). Meaning "local lodge of the Patrons of Husbandry" (a U.S. agricultural interest promotion organization) is from 1867.