bunyan bunyan  /ˈbən jən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) English preacher and author of an allegorical novel, Pilgrim's Progress (1628-1688)
  2. (n) a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Michigan International Speedway announces Little Brown Jug-like trophy for manufacturers

    In the spirit of the Paul Bunyan Trophy and Little Brown Jug, Michigan International Speedway is creating a trophy that will represent bragging rights to manufacturers.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Jackson Citizen Patriot

  2. Five more high definition networks added to Paul Bunyan TV

    BEMIDJI — Paul Bunyan Communications has added five more networks in high definition to PBTV HD service.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Pilot-Independent

  3. KITTY CONNECTION: Paul Bunyan is looking for a loving home

    My name is Paul Bunyan but I’m being called Paulie for short. I’m a 2-year-old male blue nose pit bull.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Medford Transcript

Quotes

  1. Banhart explained: "I made two mix CDs for her. I put Nico, Vashti Bunyan, Captain Beefheart, Caetano Velso and Joanna Newsome on there." "She totally dug them. We ended up talking about Fleetwood Mac who we're both obsessed with."
    on Oct 17, 2007 By: Devendra Banhart Source: NME.com

  2. "Will doesn't have a beard and Paul Bunyan does," Carr said during his Monday press conference. "Besides, Will's a lot tougher than Paul Bunyan. Smarter, too."
    on Oct 29, 2007 By: Lloyd Carr Source: MLive.com

  3. "You hear a lot of stories about him," first baseman Doug Mientkiewicz said. "It's like he's Paul Bunyan."
    on Feb 27, 2007 By: Doug Mientkiewicz Source: Bridgewater Courier News

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