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

  • Warner, Harry Morris 1881-1958. American filmmaker who with his brothers Albert (1884-1967), Samuel Louis (1887-1927), and Jack (1892-1978) founded Warner Brothers Pictures, which produced the first talkie, The Jazz Singer (1927), and many film classics, including Casablanca (1942).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A patronymic surname derived from a medieval given name, from Germanic war,warin "guard" + hari,heri "army", modern German Werner.
  • proper n. An occupational surname, reduced from Warrener.
  • proper n. A male given name, occasional transferred use of the surnames.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who warns; an admonisher.
  • n. A warrener.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which warns; an admonisher.
  • n. See the quotation.

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

  • n. United States filmmaker who with his brothers founded the movie studio that produced the first talking picture (1881-1958)
  • n. someone who gives a warning to others


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