Howard definition by Webster's New World
a masculine name: dim. Howie
Origin: ; from the surname Howard
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- Howard, Catherine 1520?-42; 5th wife of Henry VIII of England: beheaded
- Howard, Roy Wilson 1883-1964; U.S. editor & newspaper publisher
- Howard, Sidney Coe 1891-1939; U.S. playwright
Howard definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Catherine 1520?-1542.
Queen of England as the fifth wife of Henry VIII (1540-1542). She was accused of adultery and subsequently executed.
, Henry. First Earl of Surrey. 1517?-1547.
English poet and soldier remembered for his sonnets and his translations of two books of Virgil's Aeneid. In 1547 he was falsely charged with treason and executed.