cobb
Mew Mew, n. [AS. m?w, akin to D. meeuw, G. m["o]we, OHG. m?h, Icel. m[=a]r.] (Zo["o]l.) A gull, esp. the common British species ({Larus canus}); called also {sea mew}, {maa}, {mar}, {mow}, and {cobb}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cobb — /kob/, n. 1. Howell /how euhl/, 1815 68, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1849 51. 2. Irvin S(hrewsbury), 1876 1944, U.S. humorist and writer. 3. Ty(rus Raymond) /tuy reuhs/, ( the Georgia Peach ), 1886 1961, U.S. baseball player. * * * (as… …   Universalium

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  • Cobb — This interesting name, variations of which are Cobbe, Cobb, Cobson, and Copson, is of early medieval English origin, and is an example of the many early surnames that were gradually created during the Middle Ages from the habitual use of a… …   Surnames reference

  • cobb — variant of cob * * * /kob/, n. 1. Howell /how euhl/, 1815 68, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1849 51. 2. Irvin S(hrewsbury), 1876 1944, U.S. humorist and writer. 3. Ty(rus Raymond) /tuy reuhs/, ( the Georgia Peach ), 1886 1961, U.S.… …   Useful english dictionary

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