otis otis  /ˈoʊ tɪs/


  1. (n) United States inventor who manufactured the first elevator with a safety device (1811-1861)
  2. (n) type genus of the Otididae: European bustard



  1. Media : LISTEN: Unknown Mortal Orchestra Shares Cover of Otis Redding’s “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay”

      Unknown Mortal Orchestra is just so good at being in trouble making covers , and with their recent cover of Otis Redding 's " (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay ," the Portland trio definitely shows how they can adapt to various genres and spice it up with their own signature UMO flavor. Enjoy at FILTERmagazine.com
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Filter Magazine

  2. Three injured Wednesday in Otis Way crash

    FLORENCE, S.C. -- Three people were transported to an area hospital following a two-car crash on Otis Way near Enterprise Drive Wednesday, about 12:30 p.m.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lake City News & Post

  3. Otis Johnson entered Armstrong 50 years ago today

    Otis Johnson was a 21-year-old freshman at then-Savannah State College in the spring of 1963 when he and about 65 classmates traveled across town to pick up applications to the all-white Armstrong Junior College.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Savannah Morning News

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