from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Lanier, Sidney 1842-1881. American writer and musician noted for his melodic poems, including "The Marshes of Glynn” (1878). His novel Tiger Lilies (1867) is based on his experiences as a Confederate soldier.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A thong of leather; a whip lash.
- n. A strap used to fasten together parts of armor, to hold the shield by, and the like.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See lannier.
- n. Same as lanner.
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THE POLITICS OF LANIER -- From Allison's piece: Police union leader Kristopher Baumann, who supported Gray during the campaign, said the new mayor will be making a big mistake if he reappoints Lanier, predicting that the glow around her will fade.
LANIER -- As for Lanier, needless to say, police union leader Kristopher Baumann is not pleased.
Chief Lanier is hot, Superintendent Rhee is hot, and my girlfriend thinks that Mayor Fenty is hot.
Chief Lanier is hot, Superintendent Rhee is hot, and my girlfriend says Mayor Fenty is hot.
Lanier is the computer scientist credited with coining the term "virtual reality."
Like all individualistic persons, Lanier is just afraid to be deleted
Lanier is just 33 years old in his first season while 72-year-old Braves coach Davey Whitney has won 495 games in 26 seasons.
This thirty-page interview with VR pioneer Jaron Lanier is a mind-blower.
If Cathy Lanier is that much of an idiot that she thinks the MPD can prevent another 9/11 international conspiracy when they cant even prevent drivebys in Trinidad, then she is a bigger fucking moron than I give her credit for.
The (unsaid) issue that was a stake in Lanier’s piece was his discomfort toward being defined in a way he thinks isn’t representative of his work, therefore the rant on something that isn’t really The issue at stake.