donne donne  /ˈdən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) English clergyman and metaphysical poet celebrated as a preacher (1572-1631)

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • In 1930 Bellonte and Pilot Dieu-donne Costes reversed Charles Lindbergh's 1927 course in their crimson Bre-guet sesquiplane Question Mark.

News

  1. Local sports digest: San Jose's Keilani Ricketts earns top college softball award

    Oklahoma Sooners star is now a finalist for the Honda Sports Award along with Stanford's Nicole Gibbs, Delaware's Elena Delle Donne and North Carolina's Crystal Dunn
    on June 14, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. Delle Donne leads Sky past Silver Stars, 72-70

    ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Rookie Elena Delle Donne scored a career-high 23 points, including two free-throws with 1.8 seconds left, to lead the Chicago Sky to a 72-70 win over the San Antonio Silver Stars on Sunday night. Chicago (4-1) led by as many as 15 points in the second quarter, but Jia Perkins tied the game 70-70 on a 3-pointer with 4.3 seconds left. Delle Donne took the inbounds pass and ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

  3. Sky rookie Delle Donne delivers in clutch

    Elena Delle Donne dropped in two free throws to push the Sky to a 72-70 victory over the same Silver Stars, who handed the Sky its first loss Friday in San Antonio. Delle Donne finished with a career-high 23 points, including two 3-pointers as the Sky improved to 4-1 on the season. The 6-foot-5 forward says that standing at the line as a pro with the game on the line is a scenario that was years ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Daily Herald

Quotes

  • UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma confirmed the decision Saturday, releasing a statement: "I have recently been informed that Elena Delle Donne has decided not to play college basketball and will not enroll at Connecticut. Everyone at...
    on Aug 17, 2008 By: Geno Auriemma Source: Hartford Courant

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