Definitions

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  • proper n. A surname.

Etymologies

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From the German surname Langer "a tall man".

Examples

  • With Hayden hanging up his Baggy Green today, Aussie cricket, with the fellow retirees Justin Langer, Adam Gilchrist, Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath, finally comes to the end of an era.

    The end of a cricket era?

  • Each chapter in Langer's book is chatty essay about indoor gardening with your leftovers; mangos, artichokes, papayas, loquat etc ...

    book review - After Dinner Gardening Book (1969)

  • Langer is ninth in the rankings with three tournaments still to play, but has a sizable advantage over 11th-place Miguel Angel Jimenez of Spain.

    USATODAY.com - Jones proud of 'new' Atlanta Athletic Club

  • Here in Toronto, a local artist named Eli Langer is facing criminal charges for creating allegedly pornographic paintings.

    Life Upon the Wicked Stage—Freedom of Artistic Expression

  • Adam Langer is the author of Ellington Boulevard as well as the cult-hits Crossing California and The Washington Story.

    2008 September 12 « The Blog at 16th and Q

  • Langer is absolutely right – national polls of the party faithful don’t predict state winners, and without an idea of who they might be, there’s no way to tell who the nominee might be.

    The Frontrunner Myths

  • And he quoted the Australian batsman Justin Langer: After the impact of the Ashes I’m amazed that every kid in England isn’t able to watch cricket ...

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • (The movie was born when a screenwriter cold-called Langer and told her he had read "Mindfulness" on his mother's recommendation.)

    Boston.com Most Popular

  • Couples 'arrival plus quality performances by fellow marquee players such as Langer, Watson, Tom Lehman and Nick Price (the quintet atop the Charles Schwab Cup points race and money list heading into the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf) has energized a tour that sometimes is a convenient punching bag for PGA Tour-centric critics who don't respect it.

    statesman.com - Highschool

  • Vetter, Chris "Langer" Sachse, as well as Eddie and David Fauks and Tim "Tony" Seligmann brought together the rarest of the rarest in sneaker history.

    Highsnobiety.com

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