from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Costello, John Aloysius 1891-1976. Irish prime minister (1948-1951 and 1954-1957) who took Ireland out of the Commonwealth of Nations (1949).
  • Costello, Lou Originally Louis Francis Cristillo. 1906-1959. American comedian. As part of the Abbott and Costello comedy team he made a number of films, including Buck Privates (1941) and Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948).

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  • proper n. A surname of Irish origin.


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