Definitions

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  • proper n. A male given name, rather rare in English.
  • proper n. A patronymic surname.
  • proper n. An early Christian, also Urbane and Urbanus in various versions of the Bible.

Etymologies

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Latin Urbanus, name of eight early popes, from urbanus ("of the town or city, urbane").

Examples

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  • The suburban survey this year is carried out by the urban survey crew of the past weeks (see Survey, Urban, July 11-15; 18-22; 25-29), except for Evrim Güven (Ankara University), Frederik Daniëls (KULeuven) and Ben Rubin (Ann Arbor), who were replaced by Michael Teichmann (University of Wien) and Ayse Tatar (Ankara University).

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  • Pasadena family enforces its trademark of the term "Urban Homestead" Mark Frauenfelder at 5:54 PM Thursday, Feb 17, 2011 Above, a 2004 catalog from an apple tree company called Urban Homestead .

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  • Farm Curious: In fact, it appears their original application to trademark the term "Urban Homestead" was denied based on the fact that it's a generally descriptive term open to use by anyone.

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  • Urban is a code word meaning African American, basically.

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  • My home is decorated in what I refer to as Urban Lodge, yes I have several pieces of Antler / Deer / Moose Head decorative accessories yet none of them are left natural.

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  • And although she was very famous early on for her roles in "Urban Cowboy" and "Terms of Endearment," she in the past few years kind of dropped out more or less, except she was terrific in "Rachel Getting Married" as the mother of the bride.

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