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

  • Fitzgerald, Ella 1917-1996. American jazz singer known for her scat singing and her interpretations of the work of important American songwriters. Her recordings include Ella Sings Gershwin (1950), The Intimate Ella (1960), and A Classy Pair (1979).
  • Fitzgerald, F(rancis) Scott (Key) 1896-1940. American writer who epitomized the Jazz Age. His novels include The Great Gatsby (1925) and Tender Is the Night (1934).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. An Irish patronymic surname.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • F. Scott, American Novelist (1896-1940).


Fitz- + Gerald (Wiktionary)



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