j.o.a. tate

Tate

[teyt]
noun
1.
Sir Henry, 1819–99, English merchant and philanthropist: founder of an art gallery (Tate Gallery) in London, England.
2.
(John Orley) Allen [awr-lee] , 1899–1979, U.S. poet, critic, and editor.
3.
James, born 1943, U.S. poet.
4.
Nahum [ney-uhm, -huhm] , 1652–1715, English poet and playwright, born in Ireland: poet laureate 1692–1715.
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Tate (teɪt)
 
n
1.  (John Orley) Allen. 1899--1979, US poet and critic
2.  Sir Henry. 1819--99, British sugar refiner and philanthropist; founder of the Tate Gallery
3.  Nahum (ˈneɪʊm). 1652--1715, British poet, dramatist, and hymn-writer, born in Ireland: poet laureate (1692--1715). He is best known for writing a version of King Lear with a happy ending

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