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Orson

[awr-suh n] /ˈɔr sən/
noun
1.
a male given name: from an Old French word meaning “bearlike.”.
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  • The pilot was hosted by Orson bean, but no network or syndicator bought the show.
Word Origin and History for Orson
Orson
masc. proper name, from Fr. ourson, dim. of ours "bear," from L. ursus.
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