beard

  • 1 Beard — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Al Beard (* 1942), US amerikanischer Basketballspieler Alana Beard (* 1982), US amerikanische Basketballspielerin Amanda Beard (* 1981), US amerikanische Schwimmerin Butch Beard (* 1947), US amerikanischer …

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  • 2 Beard —     Beard     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Beard     Among the Jews, as among most Oriental peoples, the beard was especially cherished as a symbol of virility; to cut off another man s beard was an outrage (II Kings, x, 4); to shave or to pluck one …

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  • 3 beard — beard·er; beard; beard·ie; beard·less; beard·tongue; fil·beard; beard·less·ness; …

    English syllables

  • 4 Beard — (b[=e]rd), n. [OE. berd, AS. beard; akin to Fries. berd, D. baard, G. bart, Lith. barzda, OSlav. brada, Pol. broda, Russ. boroda, L. barba, W. barf. Cf. 1st {Barb}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The hair that grows on the chin, lips, and adjacent parts of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Beard — (b[=e]rd), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bearded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bearding}.] 1. To take by the beard; to seize, pluck, or pull the beard of (a man), in anger or contempt. [1913 Webster] 2. To oppose to the face; to set at defiance. [1913 Webster] No… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 beard — [bird] n. [ME & OE < IE * bhardhā > L barba, Russ borodá, Gmc * barda, Ger bart] 1. the hair growing on the lower part of a man s face; whiskers 2. this hair, esp. on the chin and cheek, when worn long or trimmed in various shapes 3. any… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Béard — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Béard País …

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  • 8 beard — [n1] facial hair on human bristles, brush, five o clock shadow*, fuzz, goatee, imperial, muttonchops, Santa Claus*, stubble, Vandyke*; concept 418 beard [n2] decoy false face, front, mask; concept 716 beard [v] confront brave, face, oppose, s …

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  • 9 Beard —   [bɪəd], Charles Austin, amerikanischer Historiker und Publizist, * bei Knightstown (Indiana) 27. 11. 1874, ✝ New Haven (Conneticut) 1. 9. 1948; interpretierte aus dem Geist des Progressive Movement in einflussreichen Werken die Entstehung der… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 beard — [ bırd ] noun count * hair that grows on a man s chin and cheeks: his thick white beard a. hair that grows on the face of an animal such as a goat …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 beard|ed — «BIHR dihd», adjective. 1. having a beard: »a bearded man. 2. having bristlelike appendages; awned: »bearded wheat …

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  • 12 Beard — (spr. bīrd), Georg Miller, Mediziner, geb. 8. Mai 1839 zu Montville in Connecticut, gest. 23. Jan. 1883 in New York, studierte im Yale College und praktizierte seit 1866 in New York. Hier widmete er sich den Nervenkrankheiten, hielt seit 1868 an… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 13 Beard — /beard/, n. 1. Charles Austin, 1874 1948, and his wife Mary, 1876 1958, U.S. historians. 2. Daniel Carter, 1850 1941, U.S. artist and naturalist: organized the Boy Scouts of America in 1910. * * * …

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  • 14 beard — index defy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 beard — vb *face, brave, challenge, dare, defy Analogous words: confront, *meet, encounter …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 beard — ► NOUN 1) a growth of hair on the chin and lower cheeks of a man s face. 2) a tuft of hairs or bristles on certain animals or plants. ► VERB ▪ boldly confront or challenge (someone formidable). DERIVATIVES bearded adjective beardless adjective …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 Beard — [bird] 1. Charles Austin 1874 1948; U.S. historian 2. Daniel Carter 1850 1941; U.S. author & illustrator: a founder of the Boy Scouts of America 3. Mary 1876 1958; U.S. historian: collaborated with husband Charles Austin …

    English World dictionary

  • 18 Beard — Bearded redirects here. For the British music magazine, see Bearded (magazine). For other uses, see Beard (disambiguation). Example of a full, untrimmed beard and moustache …

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  • 19 beard — {{11}}beard (n.) O.E. beard beard, from W.Gmc. *barthaz (Cf. O.Fris. berd, M.Du. baert, O.H.G. bart, Ger. bart), seemingly from PIE *bhardh a beard (Cf. O.C.S. brada, Lith. barzda, and perhaps L. barba beard ). Pubic hair sense is from 1600s (but …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 20 Beard — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Beard peut désigner : Patronyme Beard est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Alana Beard (née en 1982), joueuse américaine de basket… …

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