from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A town of northern New Jersey west of Paterson. It is a manufacturing center. Population: 54,800.
- Wayne, Anthony Called "Mad Anthony.” 1745-1796. American Revolutionary general who was involved in numerous campaigns, including the Battles of Brandywine (1777) and Monmouth (1778). His seizure of Stony Point, a British defense post (1779), displayed the tactical audacity that gave rise to his nickname.
- Wayne, John Known as "Duke.” 1907-1979. American film actor who played tough heroes in Westerns such as Stagecoach (1939), Red River (1948), and True Grit (1969), for which he won an Academy Award.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A surname.
- proper n. A male given name transferred from the surname.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete spelling of wain.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
- n. United States film actor who played tough heroes (1907-1979)
An occupational surname for a cartwright , Old English wægen ("waggon"). (Wiktionary)