Marion









Marion


Marion [mar-ee-uh n, mair-] Examples noun

  1. Francis,the Swamp Fox, 1732?–95, American Revolutionary general.
  2. a city in central Ohio.
  3. a city in central Indiana.
  4. a city in E Iowa.
  5. a city in S Illinois.
  6. a male or female given name.

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for marion Contemporary Examples of marion

  • One of the last great rascal pols, Marion Barry left his mark—for good and ill—on Washington, D.C., and the country.

    Despite Crack and Graft, D.C. Loved ‘Hizzoner’ Marion Barry

    Lloyd Grove

    November 23, 2014

  • Meanwhile, his grandfather was named Marion—also the birth name of John Wayne.

    ‘Archer’ Season 6 Preview: Cast and Crew on Rebranding and Dropping ISIS

    Marlow Stern

    October 27, 2014

  • From H.L. Mencken: The Days Trilogy, Expanded Edition, edited by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers and published by The Library of America.

    The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire

    H.L. Mencken

    October 4, 2014

  • Marion Barry, the former four-time mayor of Washington D.C., notorious for being filmed smoking crack, is the archetypal survivor.

    Marion Barry: ‘I Did It My Way’

    Lloyd Grove

    June 23, 2014

  • Editor’s Note—Marion Barry died around midnight on Nov. 22, 2014 at United Medical Center in Washington.

    Marion Barry: ‘I Did It My Way’

    Lloyd Grove

    June 23, 2014

  • Historical Examples of marion

  • As M’Ilraith was now in a strong hold, Marion pursued him no further.

    A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion

    William Dobein James

  • Gen. Marion had rallied a troop there, and checked the pursuit.

    A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion

    William Dobein James

  • So indeed was Marion Wilbur, and she had enjoyed teaching Gracie.

    Ester Ried Yet Speaking

    Isabella Alden

  • It came in a letter from Mrs. Marion Dennis not long after Gracie’s return.

    Ester Ried Yet Speaking

    Isabella Alden

  • Marion and I are only an intensified instance of what may be done by living together.

    Questionable Shapes

    William Dean Howells

  • Word Origin and History for marion Marion

    fem. proper name, French, a diminutive of Marie (see Mary).

    Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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