from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Kelly, Ellsworth Born 1923. American abstract painter and sculptor whose works are characterized by flat color areas with sharply defined edges.
- Kelly, Emmett 1898-1979. American circus clown who was famous as "Weary Willie,” a sad-faced hobo with the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus (1942-1956).
- Kelly, Eugene Curran Known as "Gene.” 1912-1996. American dancer, actor, choreographer, and director who influenced the development of the movie musical with his innovative dance style. His film credits include An American in Paris (1951) and Singin' in the Rain (1952).
- Kelly, Grace Patricia. Princess Grace. 1929-1982. American actress whose motion pictures include High Noon (1952) and Country Girl (1954), for which she won an Academy Award. In 1956 she married Prince Rainier III of Monaco.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A surname, Anglicised from the Irish Ó Ceallaigh.
- proper n. A male given name transferred from the surname.
- proper n. A female given name, popular from the 1960s to the 1990s.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In brick-making, surface-soil or mold.
- In brick-making, to cover with soil or mold.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. United States dancer who performed in many musical films (1912-1996)
- n. United States film actress who retired when she married into the royal family of Monaco (1928-1982)
- n. United States circus clown (1898-1979)
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