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

  • A city of northeast Texas east-southeast of Dallas. It is a refining and manufacturing center noted for its rose-growing industry. Population: 94,100.
  • Tyler, John 1790-1862. The 10th President of the United States (1841-1845), who succeeded to office after the death of President William Henry Harrison. His administration was marked by the annexation of Texas (1845).
  • Tyler, Royall 1757-1826. American jurist and writer considered the founder of American drama. His plays include The Contrast (first produced 1787).
  • Tyler, Wat Died 1381. English revolutionary who led the Peasants' Revolt against Richard II's poll tax in June 1381. The uprising ended when he was killed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. An occupational surname for a tiler.
  • proper n. A male given name transferred from the surname.
  • proper n. A female given name used since the 1980s. (Much less common than the male name)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See 2d tiler.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete or archaic form of tiler.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. elected vice president and became the 10th President of the United States when Harrison died (1790-1862)
  • n. a town in northeast Texas


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