Allen


Allen
/al"euhn/, n.
1. (Charles) Grant (Blairfindie) /blair fin"dee/, ("Cecil Power," "J. Arbuthnot Wilson"), 1848-99, British philosophical writer and novelist.
2. Ethan, 1738-89, American soldier in the Revolutionary War: leader of the "Green Mountain Boys" of Vermont.
3. Fred (John Florence Sullivan), 1894-1956, U.S. comedian.
4. Frederick Lewis, 1890-1954, U.S. historian and editor.
5. Gracie (Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen), 1905-64, U.S. comedian (partner and wife of George Burns).
6. Richard, 1760-1831, U.S. clergyman: a founder of the African Methodist Episcopal Church.
7. (William) Hervey /herr"vee/, 1889-1949, U.S. novelist, poet, and biographer.
8. Woody (Allen Stewart Konigsberg), born 1935, U.S. comedian, author, actor, and filmmaker.
9. a male given name.

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(as used in expressions)
Allen Ethan
Allen Mel
Melvin Allen Israel
Allen Richard
Allen Steve
Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen
Allen Woody
Allen Stewart Konigsberg
William Allen Basie
Brooks Rodney Allen
Du Mont Allen Balcom
Dulles Allen Welsh
Robert Allen Zimmerman
Ginsberg Allen Irwin
Newell Allen
Tate John Orley Allen
White William Allen

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