from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A jeweled figure of Saint George killing the dragon, used as an insignia of the Knights of the Garter.
- n. An English coin during the reign of Henry VIII, imprinted with a figure of Saint George.
- George, Saint Died c. A.D. 303. Christian martyr and patron of England who, according to legend, slew a fearsome dragon.
- LakeGeorge A lake of northeast Florida formed by a widening of the St. Johns River.
- LakeGeorge A glacial lake of northeast New York in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains south of Lake Champlain. Discovered in 1646, it was the site of numerous battles during the French and Indian War and the American Revolution. Today the lake is the center of a large recreational area.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A male given name.
- proper n. A patronymic surname.
- proper n. A monarch named King George, especially King George VI of the United Kingdom (reigned 1936-1952)(Should we delete(+) this redundant sense?)
- proper n. A diminutive of the female given name Georgina or Georgia; also used in the conjoined name George Ann(e).
- n. , (archaic) A coin with King George’s profile.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A figure of St. George (the patron saint of England) on horseback, appended to the collar of the Order of the Garter. See Garter.
- proper n. A kind of brown loaf.
- proper n. Any coin having an image of Saint George.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A jewel including a figure in colored enamels of St. George on horseback encountering the dragon, worn pendent from the collar of the order by knights of the Garter. See garter.
- n. [lowercase] A loaf, supposed to have been originally stamped with a figure of St. George.
- n. [lowercase] A large curled wig worn, in the eighteenth century.
- n. [lowercase] Same as gorge, 10.
- n. A George-noble.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947; he succeeded Edward VIII (1895-1952)
- 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)
- 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)
- n. Elector of Hanover and the first Hanoverian King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 to 1727 (1660-1727)
- n. King of Great Britain and Elector of Hanover from 1727 to 1760 (1683-1760)
- 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)
- 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)
Name of an early saint, from Latin Georgius, from Ancient Greek Γεώργιος (Geōrgios), from γεωργός (geōrgos, "farmer"). (Wiktionary)