from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Meyer, Annie Florance Nathan 1867-1951. American writer and a founder of Barnard College at Columbia University (1889). Her plays include The Dominant Sex (1911) and Black Souls (1932).
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- proper n. A surname.
From German Meyer, as a Jewish surname from Hebrew מֵאִיר (me'ír, "illuminating"), otherwise from Meier. (Wiktionary)