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

  • Greene, (Henry) Graham 1904-1991. British writer particularly known for his novels, such as The Power and the Glory (1940), which reflect his ardent Catholic beliefs.
  • Greene, Nathanael 1742-1786. American Revolutionary general whose strategies significantly weakened British strength in the South.

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  • proper n. A surname, a variant of Green.

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  • n. English novelist and Catholic (1904-1991)


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