Meaning of BARTLETT in English

BARTLETT

/bahrt"lit/ , n. Hort.

a large, yellow, juicy variety of pear. Also called Bartlett pear .

[ 1825-35, Amer.; so named by Enoch Bartlett of Dorchester, Mass. ]

/bahrt"lit/ , n.

1. John , 1820-1905, U.S. publisher: compiled Familiar Quotations.

2. John Russell , 1805-86, U.S. editor and bibliographer of early Americana.

3. Josiah , 1729-95, U.S. physician and statesman.

4. Paul Wayland , 1865-1925, U.S. sculptor.

5. Robert Abram , 1875-1946, U.S. arctic explorer, born in Newfoundland.

6. Vernon , born 1894, English writer.

7. a town in SW Tennessee. 17,170.

8. a town in NE Illinois. 13,254.

9. a male given name, form of Bartholomew .

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .