bowie bowie  /ˈboʊ i/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States pioneer and hero of the Texas revolt against Mexico; he shared command of the garrison that resisted the Mexican attack on the Alamo where he died (1796-1836)

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Usage(s):

  • In the June 20 issue there appears your report on the bowie knife along with a request for one from the King of Iraq .

News

  1. Nolan Reimold takes a trip down memory lane as he returns to Bowie

    BOWIE -- Orioles outfielder Nolan Reimold is set to bat third in the lineup for the Bowie Baysox at Prince George's Stadium later tonight, and you can be fairly confident that the hitting background here will bring back some good memories.        
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. Gazette.Net: Skateboarders show off their moves in Bowie

    Bowie hosted the June Jam Stake Competition on Father’s Day at the Bowie Skate Park at Allen Pond Park in Bowie. The competition was divided up by skill level (beginner, intermediate and advanced), according to the Bowie Spotlight newsletter. Competitors were required to wear helmets.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Gazette.net

  3. Gazette.Net: Bowie church reflects on integration, celebrates history

    For more than 40 years, Thomas Hall of Bowie has called Bowie United Methodist Church home. Previously, Hall, 93, was a member of Ross Methodist Church, a historically black congregation in Old Town Bowie.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Gazette.net

Quotes

  1. "Bowie was a close friend and a respected leader who served as commissioner during an important period in history, amid a time of change," commissioner Bud Selig said, adding: "I was surprised that Marvin Miller did not receive the required...
    on Dec 3, 2007 By: Bud Selig Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. "Bowie was a good guy, and I admired him. Even though we had our disagreements, I never lost my respect for his integrity," Steinbrenner said through spokesman Howard Rubenstein.
    on Mar 15, 2007 By: George Steinbrenner Source: Forbes

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