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Morris

Noun

1 United States suffragist in Wyoming (1814-1902) [syn: Esther Morris, Esther Hobart McQuigg Slack Morris]
2 English poet and craftsman (1834-1896) [syn: William Morris]
3 leader of the American Revolution who signed the Declaration of Independence and raised money for the Continental Army (1734-1806) [syn: Robert Morris]
4 United States statesman who led the committee that produced the final draft of the United States Constitution (1752-1816) [syn: Gouverneur Morris]

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English

Proper noun

Morris
  1. An English and Scottish surname derived from the Norman given name Maurice
  2. An Irish surname, anglicized from Ó Muirghis
  3. A Welsh surname, anglicised from Meurig
  4. A given name, transferred use of the surnames, or a spelling variant of Maurice.

Extensive Definition

distinguish Maurice Morris may refer to:

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Other uses

morris in German: Morris
morris in French: Morris (homonymie)
morris in Italian: Maurizio
morris in Dutch: Morris
morris in Japanese: モーリス
morris in Polish: Morris
morris in Russian: Моррис
morris in Vietnamese: Morris
morris in Volapük: Morris
morris in Chinese: 莫里斯
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