George meaning

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A jeweled figure of Saint George killing the dragon, used as an insignia of the Knights of the Garter.
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An English coin during the reign of Henry VIII, imprinted with a figure of Saint George.
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Christian martyr and patron of England who, according to legend, slew a fearsome dragon.
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A masculine name: dim. Georgie; equiv. Fr. Georges, Ger. & Scand. Georg, It. Giorgio, Sp. Jorge; fem. Georgette, Georgia, Georgina.
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(died a.d. 303?); Christian martyr, possibly from Cappadocia: patron saint of England: his day is April 23
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1660-1727; king of Great Britain & Ireland (1714-27), born in Germany: great-grandson of James I.
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1683-1760; king of Great Britain & Ireland (1727-60), born in Germany: son of George I.
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1738-1820; king of Great Britain & Ireland (1760-1820): grandson of George II.
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1762-1830; king of Great Britain & Ireland (1820-30); regent (1811-20): son of George III.
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1895-1952; king of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (1936-52): son of George V.
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1839-97; U.S. political economist: advocate of the single tax.
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Lake in NE N.Y.: 33 mi (53 km) long.
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A male given name.
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A diminutive of the female given name Georgina or Georgia; also used in the conjoined name George Ann(e).
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(slang, archaic) A coin with King George's profile.
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1865-1936; king of Great Britain & Ireland (1910-36): son of Edward VII.
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Origin of george

  • Name of an early saint, from Latin Georgius, from Ancient Greek Γεώργιος (Geōrgios), from γεωργός (geōrgos, “farmer”).

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