george george  /ˈdʒɔrdʒ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) Christian martyr; patron saint of England; hero of the legend of Saint George and the Dragon in which he slew a dragon and saved a princess (?-303)
  2. (n) King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947; he succeeded Edward VIII (1895-1952)
  3. (n) King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936; gave up his German title in 1917 during World War I (1865-1936)
  4. (n) King of Great Britain and Ireland and Hanover from 1820 to 1830; his attempt to divorce his estranged wife undermined the prestige of the Crown (1762-1830)
  5. (n) King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1760 to 1820; the American colonies were lost during his reign; he became insane in 1811 and his son (later George IV) acted as regent until 1820 (1738-1820)
  6. (n) King of Great Britain and Elector of Hanover from 1727 to 1760 (1683-1760)
  7. (n) Elector of Hanover and the first Hanoverian King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 to 1727 (1660-1727)

News

  1. George Clooney Has A Thing For Fresh Socks

    George Clooney is one of the most successful move stars in the world today, but there’s another side to the popular actor that is somewhat odd and hilarious at the same time. Considerably every woman’s dream man, Clooney has a thing for getting rid of his socks after wearing them just once. The 52-year-old star... Read more » George Clooney Has A Thing For Fresh Socks is a post from: The Inquisitr
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. George Zimmerman murder trial: live video and chat

    Opening arguments will be heard Monday in the George Zimmerman murder trial. Zimmerman is accused of profiling, pursuing and fatally shooting Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black teen, in February 2012.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Yahoo! News

  3. George Weston Limited Announces 2013 Second Quarter Earnings Release

    George Weston Limited Announces 2013 Second Quarter Earnings Release
    on June 21, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

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