farragut farragut  /ˈfɛ rə ɡət/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States admiral who commanded Union ships during the American Civil War (1801-1870)

News

  1. Man, 70, dies a day after being hit by van in D.C.

    Police said the victim, 70, was crossing a street near the Farragut North Metro when he was struck.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  2. Farragut to consider noise ordinance

    The Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in a special workshop Thursday to discuss a proposal for the town’s first noise ordinance.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Knoxville News Sentinel

  3. New Knoxville position to help plan cycling, pedestrian routes

    Ideally, the way a couple bike owners see it, the city of Knoxville would connect a bike route from the city out west to Farragut for commuters.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Knoxville News Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "A special welcome to a player making his return to Target Center," public address announcer Rod Johnson said. "Number 21, from Farragut Academy High School, Kevin Garrrr-nett!"
    on Feb 8, 2008 By: Rod Johnson Source: USA Today

  2. "Not far from the White House, Admiral Farragut stepped onto a pedestal in 1881, but he is all that's left of that time in the square that still bears his name," Thomas Mallon noted in a 2001 essay for the Save America's Treasures project.
    on Jul 19, 2004 By: Thomas Mallon Source: Seattle Times

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