from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Donne, John 1572-1631. English metaphysical poet and divine who served as chaplain to James I and as dean of Saint Paul's Cathedral (after 1621). His works include Divine Poems (1607).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A Middle English form of dun.
- A false spelling of don.
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- n. English clergyman and metaphysical poet celebrated as a preacher (1572-1631)
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