Definitions

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  • proper n. A male given name.
  • proper n. A surname.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. English novelist; oldest of three Bronte sisters (1816-1855)
  • n. English novelist; youngest of three Bronte sisters (1820-1849)
  • n. English novelist; one of three Bronte sisters (1818-1848)

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek βροντή (bronté, "thunder"). (Wiktionary)

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