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tyler

[tahy-ler] /ˈtaɪ lər/
noun
1.
tiler (def 2).

Tyler

[tahy-ler] /ˈtaɪ lər/
noun
1.
John, 1790–1862, 10th president of the U.S. 1841–45.
2.
Moses Coit
[koit] /kɔɪt/ (Show IPA),
1835–1900, U.S. historian and educator.
3.
Royall, 1757–1826, U.S. writer, judge, and playwright.
4.
Wat
[wot] /wɒt/ (Show IPA),
or Walter, died 1381, English rebel: leader of the peasants' revolt of 1381.
5.
a city in E Texas.
6.
a male given name.
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  • But his wits had gone astray, and, unable to grasp the matter, his mind again turned to tyler.

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British Dictionary definitions for tyler

Tyler

/ˈtaɪlə/
noun
1.
John. 1790–1862, US statesman; tenth president of the US (1841–45)
2.
Wat (wɒt). died 1381, English leader of the Peasants' Revolt (1381)
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Word Origin and History for tyler

Tyler

surname, 12c., literally "tile-maker."

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