Burnsian
adjective see Burns II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Burnsian — See Burns, Robert. * * * …   Universalium

  • Burnsian — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to (1759 1796), Scottish poet and lyricist, or his writings. 2. noun One who celebrates Burns night …   Wiktionary

  • burnsian — burns·ian …   English syllables

  • burnsian — I. ˈbərnzēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Robert Burns died 1796 Scottish poet + English ian : of, relating to, or like the poet Robert Burns or his writings II. noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Burns — I. biographical name Kenneth Lauren 1953 American filmmaker II. biographical name Robert 1759 1796 Scottish poet • Burnsian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Irvine, North Ayrshire — Infobox UK place official name= Irvine gaelic name= Irbhinn scots name= local name= country= Scotland population= 33,090 population density= os grid reference= NS325395 edinburgh distance= london distance= latitude= 55.6201 longitude= 04.6614… …   Wikipedia

  • Burnsite — Burnsˈite noun A devotee of Burns • • • Main Entry: ↑Burnsian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Burns Night — noun 25 January, celebrated by Scots as the anniversary of the birth of Burns, often involving a meal with haggis, whisky, verse and song (a Burns Supper) • • • Main Entry: ↑Burnsian * * * Burns Night UK [ˈbɜː(r)nz ˌnaɪt] US [ˈbɜrnz ˌnaɪt] 25… …   Useful english dictionary

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