anne anne  /ˈæn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Queen of England and Scotland and Ireland; daughter if James II and the last of the Stuart monarchs; in 1707 she was the last English ruler to exercise the royal veto over parliament (1665-1714)

Usage(s):

  • Along with everything else she came to represent, Anne Frank symbolized the power of a book.

News

  1. Rae Anne Brocklehurst

    Rae Anne Brocklehurst (nee Lewicky), 62, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013, from cancer. She was the beloved wife of John D. Brocklehurst; dear sister of Susan M. Fore (Fernando Ramirez); dear daughter-in-law of Dorothy Brocklehurst; well-loved sister-in-law of Kay M. Brocklehurst (Judy Adelaar), Terry M. (Angelika) Brocklehurst; aunt to two nieces and two nephews; [...] The post Rae Anne ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Chronicle-Telegram

  2. New Anne Arundel Co. top prosecutor sworn in

    - Anne Arundel County has a female state's attorney for the first time in its history.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WTOP Radio Washington, DC

  3. Anne Frank: 10 quotes on her birthday

    Born on June 12, 1929, Anne Frank was 13 years old when she and her family, Jews living in the Nazi-occupied Netherlands , were forced into hiding. The Frank family – and others who later joined them – lived hidden in a set of secret rooms for nearly two years, until an anonymous tipster betrayed them. The Franks were then shipped to concentration camps where all but, Otto, Anne's father ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Christian Science Monitor

Quotes

  • "She is running around talking about how this is an insult to sportsman, how she values the second amendment. She's talking like she's Annie Oakley," Obama said, invoking the famed female sharpshooter immortalized in the musical "Anne Get...
    on Apr 13, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

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