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

  • Pierce, Franklin 1804-1869. The 14th President of the United States (1853-1857). He was unable to reconcile the issue of slavery that divided the United States.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A male given name, medieval variant of Piers. Modern usage may also derive from the surname.
  • proper n. A patronymic surname.


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