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Garb

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

[Ir., rough, coarse, rugged, rude].

Name borne by several personages, male and female, historical and legendary, human and animal, in early Irish tradition. Most notable is the...

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garb

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 13 words.

barb, carb, garb, hijab, nawab, Punjab, sahib • rhubarb • mihrab

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garb

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 13 words.

barb, carb, garb, hijab, nawab, Punjab, sahib • rhubarb • mihrab

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Garbers

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 27 words.

1. North German: variant of Garber 2.

2. Danish: patronymic from the German family name Gerber or a variant

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Garb

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 57 words.

1. German: occupational name for a tanner, from the dialect word garb, Middle High German garwe. See also

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garb <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 6 words.

ɡɑ:ɹb

sp garb2, garbe3

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Jan Garber

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 5 November 1897, Morristown, Pennsylvania, USA, d. 5 October 1977, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. Known as ‘The Idol of the Air Lanes’, Garber led both sweet and swing bands, although ...

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Garb mac Stairn

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

Champion of purported Scandinavian origin in a late (17th cent.?) Ulster Cycle narrative. When he demands tribute from Tara, all comply except Cúchulainn. Briccriu chides Garb and then...

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The Change of Garb

in Memoirs of a Grandmother

June 2010; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cultural Studies. 4386 words.

In this section, Pauline Wengeroff recalls how the ukase published in 1845 by the Russian government compelled Russian Jews to give up their old garb and wear the modern. This shift to...

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Garb

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

[Ir., rough, coarse, rugged, rude].

Name borne by several personages, male and female, historical and legendary, human and animal, in early Irish tradition. Most notable is the...

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Garbally

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 5 words.

(Gearrbhaile) Galway. ‘Short homestead’.

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Garb

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 39 words.

[Ir., rough, coarse, rugged, rude].

Name borne by several personages, male and female, historical and legendary, human and animal, in

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Garber

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 62 words.

1. English: occupational name for a reaper or harvester, or for someone who collected wheatsheaves owed in rent, from an

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garb

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 24 words.

†grace, elegance; †style, fashion XVI; (fashion of) dress XVII. — F. †garbe (now galbe) — It. garbo

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Garber

Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates and Peter McClure.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 38 words.

Current frequencies: GB 140, Ireland 0 • GB frequency 1881: 6 • Main GB location 1881: scattered in England:

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Reply to Armour-Garb

Mark Balaguer.

in Philosophia Mathematica

October 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic; Mathematics. 1222 words.

Hermeneutic non-assertivism is a thesis that mathematical fictionalists might want to endorse in responding to a recent objection due to John Burgess. Brad Armour-Garb has argued that...

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GARBERS, Karl (<i>born</i> 1864), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 35 words.

German, 19th century, male.

Born 11 May 1864, in Hamburg.

Sculptor.

Garbers was a pupil of Häknel at the academy in Dresden. He lived and worked in Hamburg, among...

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GARBER, Daniel (1880 - 1958), Painter, printmaker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 1085 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 11 April 1880, in North Manchester (Indiana); died 5 July 1958, in Cuttalossa, Lumberville (Pennsylvania).

Painter, printmaker....

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Daniel Garber

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(1880–1958).

Painter and printmaker. Primarily a landscape artist, he also painted figural scenes, sometimes set indoors. Particularly interested in the visual and emotional...

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