dorian dorian  /ˈdɔ ri ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of one of four linguistic divisions of the prehistoric Greeks
  2. (n) the ancient Greek inhabitants of Doris who entered Greece from the north about 1100 BC
  3. (adj) of or relating to the ancient Greek inhabitants of Doris, to their Doric dialect of Greek, or to their culture

Usage(s):

  • Among them: gang green, forever amber, sick bay, hash brown, dorian grey, hi ho silver and statutory grape.

News

  1. Lou Dawkins' heartbreak lives on years after son Dorian's collapse at MSU camp

    Lou Dawkins talks about his late son Dorian: Northern Illinois assistant and former Saginaw High School coach Lou Dawkins remembers Dorian, his son who died in 2009 at age 14 at an MSU basketball camp.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: DeWitt-Bath Review

  2. Dorian Leonard Commits to Texas: Longhorns Beat Oklahoma for 2014 WR

    Dorian Leonard , 3-star wide receiver from  Longview , Texas, has chosen to commit to the University of Texas, picking the Longhorns over Oklahoma in the process. That's always good news for Texas fans. Don't be naive enough to think the Red River Rivalry doesn't overflow into recruiting. It does. Max Olson of ESPN.com reported the commitment via Twitter: Olson goes on to explain one of the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Dorian Leonard commits to the Texas Longhorns over Oklahoma

    The Texas Longhorns are quickly filling up spots at wide receiver in the 2014 class, first picking up a Monday pledge from Marble Falls (Texas) wide receiver Garrett Gray and now a Thursday morning pledge from Longview (Texas) pass-catcher Dorian Leonard, as broken by Smoaky.com proprietor David Smoak . A high three-star prospect on the verge of a four star from 247Sports, Leonard is rated as ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: SB Nation

Quotes

  1. "As a coach, and even more so, as a parent, I grieve, pray, and suffer with the Dawkins family and the many people in Saginaw and beyond who mourn the passing of a wonderful young man, Dorian Dawkins," Izzo said in the release. "This tragedy...
    on Jun 13, 2009 By: Tom Izzo Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. "Northampton has always been a good club and a good set-up and under Jim and Dorian they will be going a long way," said Foden, who will leave Sale after five years in Manchester. "It is going to be a fresh start for me and a fantastic...
    on Feb 29, 2008 By: Ben Foden Source: Northampton Chronicle & Echo

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