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Howard

[hou-erd] /ˈhaʊ ərd/
noun
1.
Catherine, c1520–42, fifth wife of Henry VIII.
2.
Sir Ebenezer, 1850–1928, English town planner.
4.
John Winston, born 1939, prime minister of Australia 1996–2007.
5.
Leslie (Leslie Stainer) 1893–1943, English actor.
6.
Roy Wilson, 1883–1964, U.S. editor and newspaper publisher.
7.
Sidney (Coe)
[koh] /koʊ/ (Show IPA),
1891–1939, U.S. playwright and short-story writer.
8.
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “brave heart.”.

Surrey

[sur-ee, suhr-ee] /ˈsɜr i, ˈsʌr i/
noun
1.
Earl of (Henry Howard) 1517?–47, English poet.
2.
a county in SE England, bordering S London. 648 sq. mi. (1680 sq. km).
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Examples from the Web for henry howard
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  • They jested and laughed; and henry howard kissed away the tears that the happiness of the present caused his Geraldine to shed.

    Henry VIII And His Court Louise Muhlbach
  • His friends were afraid of the 'pride' which had provoked henry howard.

    Sir Walter Ralegh William Stebbing
  • henry howard brought him and Cecil to a mutual understanding.

    Sir Walter Ralegh William Stebbing
  • henry howard did it; he reiterated his supplication for Anne Askew's pardon.

    Henry VIII And His Court Louise Muhlbach
  • His true criminality now and throughout is to be gathered from the testimony of henry howard in the year following.

    Sir Walter Ralegh William Stebbing
  • What to me is a royal crown if it is stained with henry howard's blood?

    Henry VIII And His Court Louise Muhlbach
  • Nay, no compassion for his fair queen, if henry howard was her lover.

    Henry VIII And His Court Louise Muhlbach
  • henry howard well deserves that you should be gracious to him.

    Henry VIII And His Court Louise Muhlbach
  • henry howard inflamed the instinctive aversion which James had long felt for Ralegh.

    Sir Walter Ralegh William Stebbing
  • Tell it to henry howard, if it pleases you to hear how he scoffs at me.

    Henry VIII And His Court Louise Muhlbach
British Dictionary definitions for henry howard

Howard

/ˈhaʊəd/
noun
1.
Catherine. ?1521–42, fifth wife of Henry VIII of England; beheaded
2.
Charles, Lord Howard of Effingham and 1st Earl of Nottingham. 1536–1624, Lord High Admiral of England (1585–1618). He commanded the fleet that defeated the Spanish Armada (1588)
3.
Sir Ebenezer. 1850–1928, English town planner, who introduced garden cities
4.
Henry Howard, See Surrey
5.
John. 1726–90, English prison reformer
6.
John Winston. born 1939, Australian politician; prime minister of Australia (1996–2007)
7.
Leslie. real name Leslie Howard Stainer. 1890–1943, British actor of Hungarian descent. His many films included The Scarlet Pimpernel (1938), Pygmalion (1938), and Gone With the Wind (1939)
8.
Trevor. 1916-88, British actor. His many films include Brief Encounter (1946), The Third Man (1949), Ryan's Daughter (1970), and White Mischief (1987)

surrey

/ˈsʌrɪ/
noun
1.
a light four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage having two or four seats
Word Origin
C19: shortened from Surrey cart, after Surrey, where it was originally made

Surrey1

/ˈsʌrɪ/
noun
1.
a county of SE England, on the River Thames: urban in the northeast; crossed from east to west by the North Downs and drained by tributaries of the Thames. Administrative centre: Kingston upon Thames. Pop: 1 064 600 (2003 est). Area: 1679 sq km (648 sq miles)

Surrey2

/ˈsʌrɪ/
noun
1.
Earl of, title of Henry Howard. ?1517–47, English courtier and poet; one of the first in England to write sonnets. He was beheaded for high treason
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Word Origin and History for henry howard

Howard

proper name, from Old French Huard, from a Germanic source similar to Old High German *Hugihard "heart-brave," or *Hoh-weard, literally "high defender; chief guardian." Also probably in some cases a confusion with cognate Old Norse Haward, and as a surname also with unrelated Hayward. In some rare cases from Old English eowu hierde "ewe herd."

surrey

n.

"two-seated, four-wheeled pleasure carriage," 1895, from Surrey cart, an English pleasure cart (introduced in U.S. 1872), named for Surrey, England, where it first was made.

Surrey

Old English suþrige (722), literally "Southerly District" (relative to Middlesex).

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