Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name, a less common spelling of Lilian.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Al marries Maggie, but is soon captivated by Selma Larson Lilyan Tashman.

    Not the Girl Next Door

  • In desperation, Lilyan sought information from the Navy.

    Left to Die

  • Lilyan immediately wrote a letter to Tom and Alleta Sullivan.

    Left to Die

  • Lilyan rushed home and found her mother lying prostrate on the sofa and her father pacing the floor.

    Left to Die

  • Young Grycky, tall and lanky with a strong cleft chin and a gentle expression, was already well-known locally as a member of the Grycky Trio, a teenage group that also embraced his younger sister, Lilyan, a pianist, and his younger brother, Robert, a trumpet player.

    Left to Die

  • Black Writers in French: A Literary History of Negritude by Lilyan Kesteloot

    French Word-A-Day:

  • Lina Farah, Jamil Hamzah, Lilyan Tu`mah, Lina Ba`aklini, Joseph Bash`alani and a female Sri Lankan." (thanks `Amir) And I just heard a newscast on a Lebanese TV station (NBN), and it said: that so and so were injured and "a Sri Lankan girl."

    Friday, September 30, 2005

  • John "Sonny" Yuen, sisters Lilyan Yuen Anderson and Jane Yuen Chang, and four grandchildren.

    Starbulletin Headlines

  • She is survived by daughters Robin Campbell and Christy Rice, brother John "Sonny" Yuen, sisters Lilyan Yuen Anderson and Jane Yuen Chang, and four grandchildren.

    Starbulletin Headlines

  • A few days before Lilyan Grycky, John’s younger sister, graduated from college in January 1943, she was suddenly called out of class by the dean.

    Left to Die

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