American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- Aiken, Conrad Potter 1889-1973. American writer noted primarily for his poetry. He won a 1930 Pulitzer Prize for Selected Poems.
- n. A surname.
- n. United States writer (1889-1973)
- From a mostly Irish variant of Adkin and Atkin, diminutives of the given name Adam. (Wiktionary)
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“A year ago, GOP operative Ginny Allen was charged with six counts of making illegal, unsolicited phone calls in Aiken County, S.C. Allen confessed to making the calls (ostensibly on behalf of S.C. Sen. Greg Ryberg) and was allowed to enter a pre-trial intervention program rather than face jail time.”
“I live in Aiken SC and am past president of the CSRA Hydrangea Society.”
“Former defensive lineman and fullback of the Chicago Bears, Perry was born in Aiken, South Carolina.”
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