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

  • Landry, Thomas Wade Known as "Tom.” 1924-2000. American football player and coach. He coached the Dallas Cowboys (1960-1988), leading the team to five Super Bowls.

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  • proper n. A surname of French origin.


French, from the Germanic land, from Proto-Germanic *landan (“land”), + ric, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz (“mighty”). Cognate to the Spanish given name Landerico, Landrigo. (Wiktionary)



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