from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Aiken, Conrad Potter 1889-1973. American writer noted primarily for his poetry. He won a 1930 Pulitzer Prize for Selected Poems.
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- proper n. A surname.
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- n. United States writer (1889-1973)
From a mostly Irish variant of Adkin and Atkin, diminutives of the given name Adam. (Wiktionary)