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Stewart

[stoo-ert, styoo-] /ˈstu ərt, ˈstyu-/
noun
2.
Dugald
[doo-guh ld,, dyoo-] /ˈdu gəld,, ˈdyu-/ (Show IPA),
1753–1828, Scottish philosopher.
3.
James Maitland ("Jimmy") 1908–97, U.S. actor.
4.
Potter, 1915–85, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1958–81.
5.
a river in central Yukon Territory, Canada, flowing from the Mackenzie Mountains W to the Yukon River. 331 miles (533 km) long.
6.
a male given name.
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  • "Now, Stewart, don't go on like that," said Rickie bitterly.

    The Longest Journey E. M. Forster
  • "No more," interposed Mr. Stewart, frowning and lifting his finger.

    In the Valley Harold Frederic
  • But it was not at Stewart the officer was looking so triumphantly, it was at the girl.

    The Girl from Alsace Burton Egbert Stevenson
  • Mr. Stewart returned his smile rather sadly, and took his hand.

    In the Valley Harold Frederic
  • It presented ample opportunity for adventure; scarce a Stewart ever left Scotland.

    The Spell of Scotland Keith Clark
British Dictionary definitions for Stewart

Stewart

/ˈstjʊət/
noun
1.
the usual spelling for the royal house of Stuart before the reign of Mary Queen of Scots (Mary Stuart)
2.
Sir Jackie, full name John Young Stewart. born 1939, Scottish motor-racing driver: world champion 1969, 1971, and 1973
3.
James (Maitland). 1908–97, US film actor, known for his distinctive drawl; appeared in many films including Destry Rides Again (1939), It's a Wonderful Life (1946), The Glenn Miller Story (1953), and Vertigo (1958)
4.
Rod. born 1945, British rock singer: vocalist with the Faces (1969–75). His albums include Gasoline Alley (1970), Every Picture Tells a Story (1971), and Atlantic Crossing (1975)
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