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robert_edward_lee

  • noun American general who led the Confederate Armies in the American Civil War (1807-1870)
    Robert E. Lee; Lee.

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j._e._johnston

  • noun Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)
    Johnston; Joseph Eggleston Johnston.

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charles_de_gaulle

  • noun French general and statesman who became very popular during World War II as the leader of the Free French forces in exile (1890-1970)
    de Gaulle; Charles Andre Joseph Marie de Gaulle; General de Gaulle; General Charles de Gaulle.

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chadian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Chad
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language
    • the Chadian desert
    • Chad soldiers
    • Chadian folktales

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bolivar

  • noun the basic unit of money in Venezuela; equal to 100 centimos
  • noun Venezuelan statesman who led the revolt of South American colonies against Spanish rule; founded Bolivia in 1825 (1783-1830)
    Simon Bolivar; El Libertador.

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caesar

  • noun conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC)
    Julius Caesar; Gaius Julius Caesar.
  • noun United States comedian who pioneered comedy television shows (born 1922)
    Sid Caesar; Sidney Caesar.

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ghanian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Ghana
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Ghana or its people or language
    Ghanese; Ghanaian.
    • Ghanaian cocoa production

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luculus

  • noun Roman general famous for giving lavish banquets (110-57 BC)
    Lucius Licinius Luculus.

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robert_clive

  • noun British general and statesman whose victory at Plassey in 1757 strengthened British control of India (1725-1774)
    Baron Clive; Clive; Baron Clive of Plassey.

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zairese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Zaire
    Zairean.
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Zaire or its people
    Zairean.
    • Zairean elections

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antigonus_cyclops

  • noun a general of Alexander the Great and king of Macedonia; lost one eye; killed in a battle at Ipsus (382-301 BC)
    Monophthalmos; Antigonus.

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vinegar_joe_stilwell

  • noun United States general who commanded the Allied forces in China and Burma and India during World War II (1883-1946)
    Joseph Warren Stilwell; Stilwell; Uncle Joe.

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thomas_j._jackson

  • noun general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863)
    Thomas Jackson; Stonewall Jackson; Jackson; Thomas Jonathan Jackson.

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gaius_flaminius

  • noun Roman statesman and general who built the Flaminian Way; died when he was defeated by Hannibal (died 217 BC)
    Flaminius.

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hannibal

  • noun general who commanded the Carthaginian army in the second Punic War; crossed the Alps and defeated the Romans but was recalled to defend Carthage and was defeated (247-182 BC)
  • noun a town in northeast Missouri on the Mississippi River; boyhood home of Mark Twain

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malian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Mali
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Mali or its people
    • Malian deserts

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demetrius_poliorcetes

  • noun son of Antigonus Cyclops and king of Macedonia; he and his father were defeated at the battle of Ipsus (337-283 BC)
    Demetrius I; Demetrius.

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braxton_bragg

  • noun Confederate general during the American Civil War who was defeated by Grant in the battle of Chattanooga (1817-1876)
    Bragg.

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boer

  • noun a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks Afrikaans
    Afrikander; Afrikaner.

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el_caudillo

  • noun Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)
    Francisco Franco; General Franco; Franco.

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bechuana

  • noun a member of a Bantu people living chiefly in Botswana and western South Africa
    Batswana; Tswana.

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wayne

  • noun United States film actor who played tough heroes (1907-1979)
    Duke Wayne; John Wayne.
  • noun American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
    Anthony Wayne; Mad Anthony Wayne.

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zairean

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Zaire
    Zairese.
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Zaire or its people
    Zairese.
    • Zairean elections

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guinean

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Guinea
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Guinea or its inhabitants
    • Guinean borders

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chiang_kai-shek

  • noun Chinese military and political figure; in the Chinese civil war that followed World War II he was defeated by the Chinese communists and in 1949 was forced to withdraw to Taiwan where he served as president of Nationalist China until his death (1897-1975)
    Chiang Chung-cheng.

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georgi_zhukov

  • noun Soviet general who during World Warr II directed the counteroffensive at Stalingrad and relieved Leningrad and captured Berlin (1896-1974)
    Georgi Konstantinovich Zhukov; Zhukov.

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zulu

  • noun a member of the tall Negroid people of eastern South Africa; some live in KwaZulu-Natal under the traditional clan system but many now work in the cities
  • noun a community of Negroid people in eastern South Africa

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sherman

  • noun United States general who was commander of all Union troops in the West; he captured Atlanta and led a destructive march to the sea that cut the Confederacy in two (1820-1891)
    William Tecumseh Sherman.
  • noun American Revolutionary leader and signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation and the United States Constitution (1721-1793)
    Roger Sherman.

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von_blucher

  • noun Prussian general who is remembered for his leadership in the wars against Napoleon (1742-1819)
    Blucher; Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher; G. L. von Blucher.

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stilwell

  • noun United States general who commanded the Allied forces in China and Burma and India during World War II (1883-1946)
    Joseph Warren Stilwell; Uncle Joe; Vinegar Joe Stilwell.

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full

  • noun the time when the Moon is fully illuminated
    full moon; full-of-the-moon; full phase of the moon.
    • the moon is at the full
  • verb beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening
    • full the cloth

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cleopatra

  • noun beautiful and charismatic queen of Egypt; mistress of Julius Caesar and later of Mark Antony; killed herself to avoid capture by Octavian (69-30 BC)

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herero

  • noun a member of a pastoral Bantu people living in Namibia, Botswana, and Angola
  • noun a Banto language spoken by the Herero in Namibia, Botswana, and Angola

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ironsides

  • noun English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658)
    Cromwell; Oliver Cromwell.
  • noun a man of great strength or bravery
    ironside.

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tutsi

  • noun a member of a Bantu speaking people living in Rwanda and Burundi
    Watutsi; Watusi.

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clay

  • noun a very fine-grained soil that is plastic when moist but hard when fired
  • noun water soaked soil; soft wet earth
    mud.

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namibian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Namibia
  • adjective of or relating to Namibia or its people

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clark

  • noun United States explorer who (with Meriwether Lewis) led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River; Clark was responsible for making maps of the area (1770-1838)
    William Clark.
  • noun United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)
    Mark Wayne Clark; Mark Clark.

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duc_d'elchingen

  • noun French marshal in the Napoleonic Wars (1769-1815)
    Michel Ney; Ney.

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gaius_julius_caesar

  • noun conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC)
    Caesar; Julius Caesar.

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congolese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of the Republic of the Congo
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the Congo region or its people
    • Congolese rulers
    • the Congolese republic

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chiang_chung-cheng

  • noun Chinese military and political figure; in the Chinese civil war that followed World War II he was defeated by the Chinese communists and in 1949 was forced to withdraw to Taiwan where he served as president of Nationalist China until his death (1897-1975)
    Chiang Kai-shek.

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licinius_lucullus

  • noun Roman general famous for self-indulgence and giving lavish banquets (circa 110-57 BC)
    Lucius Licinius Lucullus; Lucullus.

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fellata

  • noun a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western Africa; they are traditionally cattle herders of Muslim faith
    Fulbe; Fulah; Fula; Fulani.

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zhukov

  • noun Soviet general who during World Warr II directed the counteroffensive at Stalingrad and relieved Leningrad and captured Berlin (1896-1974)
    Georgi Konstantinovich Zhukov; Georgi Zhukov.

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lucius_licinius_luculus

  • noun Roman general famous for giving lavish banquets (110-57 BC)
    Luculus.

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lucius_cornelius_sulla_felix

  • noun Roman general and dictator (138-78 BC)
    Sulla.

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tanzanian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Tanzania
  • adjective of or relating to the republic of Tanzania or its people

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shona

  • noun a member of a Bantu tribe living in present-day Zimbabwe
  • noun a Bantu language spoken in Zimbabwe

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napoleon_i

  • noun French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)
    Little Corporal; Bonaparte; Napoleon; Napoleon Bonaparte.

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1st_viscount_montgomery_of_alamein

  • noun English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)
    Sir Bernard Law Montgomery; Bernard Law Montgomery; Montgomery.

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baron_clive_of_plassey

  • noun British general and statesman whose victory at Plassey in 1757 strengthened British control of India (1725-1774)
    Robert Clive; Baron Clive; Clive.

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batswana

  • noun a member of a Bantu people living chiefly in Botswana and western South Africa
    Tswana; Bechuana.

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libyan

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Libya
  • adjective of or relating to Libya or its people
    • the Libyan desert
    • Libyan terrorists

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john_churchill

  • noun English general considered one of the greatest generals in history (1650-1722)
    Duke of Marlborough; Churchill; First Duke of Marlborough.

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cornwallis

  • noun commander of the British forces in the American War of Independence; was defeated by American and French troops at Yorktown (1738-1805)
    First Marquess Cornwallis; Charles Cornwallis.

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ulysses_simpson_grant

  • noun 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
    Ulysses S. Grant; Grant; Ulysses Grant; President Grant; Hiram Ulysses Grant.

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wallenstein

  • noun Austrian general who fought for the Hapsburgs during the Thirty Years' War (1583-1634)
    Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein.

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demetrius_i

  • noun son of Antigonus Cyclops and king of Macedonia; he and his father were defeated at the battle of Ipsus (337-283 BC)
    Demetrius; Demetrius Poliorcetes.

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a._e._burnside

  • noun United States general in the American Civil War who was defeated by Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Fredericksburg (1824-1881)
    Burnside; Ambrose Everett Burnside.

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bomber_harris

  • noun British marshal of the Royal Air Force; during World War II he directed mass bombing raids against German cities that resulted in heavy civilian casualties (1892-1984)
    Harris; Sir Arthur Travers Harris.

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agricola

  • noun Roman general who was governor of Britain and extended Roman rule north to the Firth of Forth (37-93)
    Gnaeus Julius Agricola.

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general_franco

  • noun Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)
    Francisco Franco; Franco; El Caudillo.

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dayan

  • noun Israeli general and statesman (1915-1981)
    Moshe Dayan.

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fighting_joe_hooker

  • noun United States general in the Union Army who was defeated at Chancellorsville by Robert E. Lee (1814-1879)
    Joseph Hooker; Hooker.

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anthony_wayne

  • noun American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
    Mad Anthony Wayne; Wayne.

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omar_bradley

  • noun United States general who played an important role in the Allied victory in World War II (1893-1981)
    Bradley; Omar Nelson Bradley.

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george_armstrong_custer

  • noun United States general who was killed along with all his command by the Sioux at the Battle of Little Bighorn (1839-1876)
    General Custer; Custer.

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old_hickory

  • noun 7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845)
    Andrew Jackson; Jackson.

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president_grant

  • noun 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
    Ulysses Simpson Grant; Ulysses S. Grant; Grant; Ulysses Grant; Hiram Ulysses Grant.

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fulani

  • noun a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western Africa; they are traditionally cattle herders of Muslim faith
    Fulbe; Fulah; Fellata; Fula.
  • noun a family of languages of the Fulani of West Africa and used as a lingua franca in the sub-Saharan regions from Senegal to Chad; the best known of the West African languages
    Ful; Peul; Fula.

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south_african

  • noun a native or inhabitant of South Africa
  • adjective of or pertaining to or characteristic of South Africa or its people

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churchill

  • noun English general considered one of the greatest generals in history (1650-1722)
    Duke of Marlborough; John Churchill; First Duke of Marlborough.
  • noun British statesman and leader during World War II; received Nobel prize for literature in 1953 (1874-1965)
    Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill; Winston Churchill; Winston S. Churchill.

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tunisian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Tunisia
  • adjective of or relating to the city of Tunis or its residents
    • Tunisian markets

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edo

  • noun a member of a west African people living in the tropical forest region of southern Nigeria
  • noun the capital and largest city of Japan; the economic and cultural center of Japan
    Yeddo; Yedo; Tokyo; Japanese capital; Tokio; capital of Japan.

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douglas_macarthur

  • noun United States general who served as chief of staff and commanded Allied forces in the South Pacific during World War II; he accepted the surrender of Japan (1880-1964)
    MacArthur.

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sierra_leonean

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Sierra Leone
  • adjective of or relating to Sierra Leone or its people
    • Sierra Leonean politics

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afrikaner

  • noun a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks Afrikaans
    Boer; Afrikander.
  • adjective belonging or relating to white people of South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch or to their language
    Afrikaans.
    • an Afrikaans couple
    • Afrikaner support

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swazi

  • noun a member of a southeast African people living in Swaziland and adjacent areas
  • noun a Bantu language closely related to Zulu

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cameroonian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Cameroon
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Cameroon or its people
    • the Cameroonian capital

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black_jack_pershing

  • noun United States general who commanded the American forces in Europe during World War I (1860-1948)
    Pershing; John Joseph Pershing.

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montgomery

  • noun Canadian novelist (1874-1942)
    Lucy Maud Montgomery; L. M. Montgomery.
  • noun English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)
    Sir Bernard Law Montgomery; Bernard Law Montgomery; 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.

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city-state

  • noun a state consisting of a sovereign city
    city state.

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hooker

  • noun United States general in the Union Army who was defeated at Chancellorsville by Robert E. Lee (1814-1879)
    Joseph Hooker; Fighting Joe Hooker.
  • noun English theologian (1554-1600)
    Richard Hooker.

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cromwell

  • noun English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658)
    Oliver Cromwell; Ironsides.

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stonewall_jackson

  • noun general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863)
    Thomas Jackson; Thomas J. Jackson; Jackson; Thomas Jonathan Jackson.

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bernard_law_montgomery

  • noun English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)
    Sir Bernard Law Montgomery; 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein; Montgomery.

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fula

  • noun a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western Africa; they are traditionally cattle herders of Muslim faith
    Fulbe; Fulah; Fellata; Fulani.
  • noun a family of languages of the Fulani of West Africa and used as a lingua franca in the sub-Saharan regions from Senegal to Chad; the best known of the West African languages
    Ful; Peul; Fulani.

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harris

  • noun United States author who wrote the stories about Uncle Remus (1848-1908)
    Joel Harris; Joel Chandler Harris.
  • noun United States linguist (born in Ukraine) who developed mathematical linguistics and interpreted speech and writing in a social context (1909-1992)
    Zellig Sabbatai Harris; Zellig Harris.

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liberian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Liberia
  • adjective of or relating to Liberia or its people
    • Liberian ship owners

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first_duke_of_marlborough

  • noun English general considered one of the greatest generals in history (1650-1722)
    Duke of Marlborough; John Churchill; Churchill.

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blucher

  • noun Prussian general who is remembered for his leadership in the wars against Napoleon (1742-1819)
    von Blucher; Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher; G. L. von Blucher.
  • noun a high shoe with laces over the tongue

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gnaeus_pompeius_magnus

  • noun Roman general and statesman who quarrelled with Caesar and fled to Egypt where he was murdered (106-48 BC)
    Pompey; Pompey the Great.

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mauritanian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Mauritania
  • adjective of or related to the island or country of Mauritius or its inhabitants
    Mauritian.
    • Mauritanian tropical fish

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john_burgoyne

  • noun British general in the American Revolution who captured Fort Ticonderoga but lost the battle of Saratoga in 1777 (1722-1792)
    Gentleman Johnny; Burgoyne.

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billy_mitchell

  • noun United States aviator and general who was an early advocate of military air power (1879-1936)
    William Mitchell; Mitchell.

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full_general

  • noun a general officer of the highest rank
    general.

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riff

  • noun a Berber living in northern Morocco
    Riffian.
  • noun a jazz ostinato; usually provides a background for a solo improvisation

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colin_powell

  • noun United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937)
    Powell; Colin luther Powell.

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mark_antony

  • noun Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
    Marcus Antonius; Antonius; Anthony; Mark Anthony; Antony.

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alcibiades

  • noun ancient Athenian statesman and general in the Peloponnesian War (circa 450-404 BC)

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josephus

  • noun Jewish general who led the revolt of the Jews against the Romans and then wrote a history of those events (37-100)
    Flavius Josephus; Joseph ben Matthias.

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scipio_africanus

  • noun Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
    Scipio the Elder; Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus Major; Scipio; Scipio Africanus Major; Publius Cornelius Scipio.

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joseph_hooker

  • noun United States general in the Union Army who was defeated at Chancellorsville by Robert E. Lee (1814-1879)
    Hooker; Fighting Joe Hooker.

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moroccan

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Morocco
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Morocco or its people
    Maroc.
    • Moroccan mosques cannot be entered by infidels

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george_edward_pickett

  • noun American Confederate general known for leading a disastrous charge at Gettysburg (1825-1875)
    Pickett.

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nubian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Nubia
    • Nubians now form an ethnic minority in Egypt

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scipio_africanus_major

  • noun Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
    Scipio Africanus; Scipio the Elder; Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus Major; Scipio; Publius Cornelius Scipio.

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bonaparte

  • noun French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)
    Little Corporal; Napoleon I; Napoleon; Napoleon Bonaparte.

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duke_of_wellington

  • noun British general and statesman; he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo; subsequently served as Prime Minister (1769-1852)
    First Duke of Wellington; Iron Duke; Wellington; Arthur Wellesley.

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rwandan

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Rwanda
  • adjective of or pertaining to Rwanda
    Ruandan.
    • Rwandan mountains

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scipio

  • noun Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
    Scipio Africanus; Scipio the Elder; Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus Major; Scipio Africanus Major; Publius Cornelius Scipio.

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james_harold_doolittle

  • noun United States Air Force officer who electrified the world in 1942 by leading a squadron of 16 bombers on a daylight raid over Tokyo (1896-1993)
    Doolittle; Jimmy Doolittle.

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gebhard_leberecht_von_blucher

  • noun Prussian general who is remembered for his leadership in the wars against Napoleon (1742-1819)
    Blucher; von Blucher; G. L. von Blucher.

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seleucus

  • noun Macedonian general who accompanied Alexander the Great into Asia; founded a line of kings who reigned in Asia Minor until 65 BC (358-281 BC)
    Seleucus I Nicator; Seleucus I.

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gentleman_johnny

  • noun British general in the American Revolution who captured Fort Ticonderoga but lost the battle of Saratoga in 1777 (1722-1792)
    Burgoyne; John Burgoyne.

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eurafrican

  • noun a person of mixed European and African descent
  • adjective relating to or coming from Europe and Africa

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santa_anna

  • noun Mexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who lost battles to Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor in the Mexican War (1795-1876)
    Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna; Santa Ana; Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana.

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eritrean

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Eritrea
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Eritrea or its people
    • Eritrean civil war

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first_duke_of_wellington

  • noun British general and statesman; he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo; subsequently served as Prime Minister (1769-1852)
    Iron Duke; Duke of Wellington; Wellington; Arthur Wellesley.

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general_charles_de_gaulle

  • noun French general and statesman who became very popular during World War II as the leader of the Free French forces in exile (1890-1970)
    Charles de Gaulle; de Gaulle; Charles Andre Joseph Marie de Gaulle; General de Gaulle.

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napoleon

  • noun French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)
    Little Corporal; Bonaparte; Napoleon I; Napoleon Bonaparte.
  • noun a rectangular piece of pastry with thin flaky layers and filled with custard cream

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ghanaian

  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Ghana or its people or language
    Ghanese; Ghanian.
    • Ghanaian cocoa production

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doolittle

  • noun United States Air Force officer who electrified the world in 1942 by leading a squadron of 16 bombers on a daylight raid over Tokyo (1896-1993)
    James Harold Doolittle; Jimmy Doolittle.

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fulbe

  • noun a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western Africa; they are traditionally cattle herders of Muslim faith
    Fulah; Fellata; Fula; Fulani.

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watusi

  • noun a member of a Bantu speaking people living in Rwanda and Burundi
    Watutsi; Tutsi.

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michel_ney

  • noun French marshal in the Napoleonic Wars (1769-1815)
    Duc d'Elchingen; Ney.

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george_gordon_meade

  • noun United States general in charge of the Union troops at the Battle of Gettysburg (1815-1872)
    Meade.

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meade

  • noun English economist noted for his studies of international trade and finance (1907-1995)
    James Edward Meade.
  • noun United States general in charge of the Union troops at the Battle of Gettysburg (1815-1872)
    George Gordon Meade.

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comte

  • noun French philosopher remembered as the founder of positivism; he also established sociology as a systematic field of study
    Auguste Comte; Isidore Auguste Marie Francois Comte.

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julius_caesar

  • noun conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC)
    Caesar; Gaius Julius Caesar.

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general_de_gaulle

  • noun French general and statesman who became very popular during World War II as the leader of the Free French forces in exile (1890-1970)
    Charles de Gaulle; de Gaulle; Charles Andre Joseph Marie de Gaulle; General Charles de Gaulle.

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city

  • noun a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
    metropolis; urban center.
    • Ancient Troy was a great city
  • noun an incorporated administrative district established by state charter
    • the city raised the tax rate

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mark_wayne_clark

  • noun United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)
    Mark Clark; Clark.

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benedict_arnold

  • noun United States general and traitor in the American Revolution; in 1780 his plan to surrender West Point to the British was foiled (1741-1801)
    Arnold.

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igbo

  • noun a member of the largest ethnic group in southeastern Nigeria
    • most Igbo are farmers

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saxe

  • noun a French marshal who distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1696-1750)
    Marshal Saxe; Hermann Maurice Saxe; comte de Saxe.
  • noun an area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons
    Sachsen; Saxony.

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phoenician

  • noun a member of an ancient Semitic people who dominated trade in the first millennium B.C.
  • noun the extinct language of an ancient Semitic people who dominated trade in the ancient world

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robert_e._lee

  • noun American general who led the Confederate Armies in the American Civil War (1807-1870)
    Robert Edward Lee; Lee.

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watutsi

  • noun a member of a Bantu speaking people living in Rwanda and Burundi
    Watusi; Tutsi.

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publius_cornelius_scipio_africanus_major

  • noun Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
    Scipio Africanus; Scipio the Elder; Scipio; Scipio Africanus Major; Publius Cornelius Scipio.

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francisco_franco

  • noun Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)
    General Franco; Franco; El Caudillo.

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punic

  • noun the Phoenician dialect of ancient Carthage
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of ancient Carthage or its people or their language
    Carthaginian.
    • the Punic Wars
    • Carthaginian peace

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hausa

  • noun a member of a Negroid people living chiefly in northern Nigeria
    Haussa.
  • noun the chief member of the Chadic family of Afroasiatic languages; widely used as a trading language
    Haussa.

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flaminius

  • noun Roman statesman and general who built the Flaminian Way; died when he was defeated by Hannibal (died 217 BC)
    Gaius Flaminius.

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joseph_warren_stilwell

  • noun United States general who commanded the Allied forces in China and Burma and India during World War II (1883-1946)
    Stilwell; Uncle Joe; Vinegar Joe Stilwell.

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togolese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Togo
  • adjective of or relating to the African country of Togo or its people
    • the Togolese capital

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publius_cornelius_scipio

  • noun Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
    Scipio Africanus; Scipio the Elder; Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus Major; Scipio; Scipio Africanus Major.

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mark_anthony

  • noun Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
    Marcus Antonius; Mark Antony; Antonius; Anthony; Antony.

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macarthur

  • noun United States general who served as chief of staff and commanded Allied forces in the South Pacific during World War II; he accepted the surrender of Japan (1880-1964)
    Douglas MacArthur.

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egyptian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Egypt
  • noun the ancient and now extinct language of Egypt under the Pharaohs; written records date back to 3000 BC

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paul_ludwig_von_beneckendorff_und_von_hindenburg

  • noun German field marshal and statesman; as president of the Weimar Republic he reluctantly appointed Hitler as chancellor in 1933 (1847-1934)
    Paul von Hindenburg; Hindenburg.

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comte_de_saxe

  • noun a French marshal who distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1696-1750)
    Marshal Saxe; Saxe; Hermann Maurice Saxe.

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haussa

  • noun a member of a Negroid people living chiefly in northern Nigeria
    Hausa.
  • noun the chief member of the Chadic family of Afroasiatic languages; widely used as a trading language
    Hausa.

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gambian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Gambia
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Gambia or its inhabitants
    • Gambian game parks

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mark_clark

  • noun United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)
    Mark Wayne Clark; Clark.

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sir_bernard_law_montgomery

  • noun English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)
    Bernard Law Montgomery; 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein; Montgomery.

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tswana

  • noun a member of a Bantu people living chiefly in Botswana and western South Africa
    Batswana; Bechuana.
  • noun the dialect of Sotho spoken by the Tswana in Botswana
    Sechuana; Setswana.

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oliver_cromwell

  • noun English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658)
    Cromwell; Ironsides.

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president_eisenhower

  • noun United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)
    Dwight David Eisenhower; Dwight Eisenhower; Ike; Dwight D. Eisenhower; Eisenhower.

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holofernes

  • noun (Apocrypha) the Assyrian general who was decapitated by the biblical heroine Judith

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hugh_dowding

  • noun British marshal of the RAF who commanded the British air defense forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain (1882-1970)
    Baron Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding; Dowding; Dowdy.

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nigerien

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Niger
  • adjective of or relating to the people of Nigeria
    Nigerian.
    • a Nigerian novelist won the Nobel Prize for literature this year

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uncle_joe

  • noun United States general who commanded the Allied forces in China and Burma and India during World War II (1883-1946)
    Joseph Warren Stilwell; Stilwell; Vinegar Joe Stilwell.

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karl_von_clausewitz

  • noun Prussian general and military theorist who proposed a doctrine of total war and war as an extension of diplomacy (1780-1831)
    Clausewitz.

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antigonus

  • noun a general of Alexander the Great and king of Macedonia; lost one eye; killed in a battle at Ipsus (382-301 BC)
    Monophthalmos; Antigonus Cyclops.

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black_african

  • noun an African who is Black

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miltiades

  • noun Athenian general who defeated the Persians at Marathon (540-489)

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lucius_licinius_lucullus

  • noun Roman general famous for self-indulgence and giving lavish banquets (circa 110-57 BC)
    Licinius Lucullus; Lucullus.

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marcus_antonius

  • noun Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
    Mark Antony; Antonius; Anthony; Mark Anthony; Antony.

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powell

  • noun United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937)
    Colin Powell; Colin luther Powell.
  • noun English physicist who discovered the pion (the first known meson) which is a subatomic particle involved in holding the nucleus together (1903-1969)
    Cecil Frank Powell.

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yoruba

  • noun a member of a West African people living chiefly in southwestern Nigeria
  • noun a Kwa language spoken by the Yoruba in southwestern Nigeria
    Aku.

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samuel_houston

  • noun United States politician and military leader who fought to gain independence for Texas from Mexico and to make it a part of the United States (1793-1863)
    Houston; Sam Houston.

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cewa

  • noun a member of the Bantu-speaking people of Malawi and eastern Zambia and northern Zimbabwe
    Chichewa; Chewa.

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de

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Diamond State; Delaware; First State.

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gnaeus_julius_agricola

  • noun Roman general who was governor of Britain and extended Roman rule north to the Firth of Forth (37-93)
    Agricola.

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somalian

  • noun a member of a tall dark (mostly Muslim) people inhabiting Somalia
    Somali.
  • adjective of or relating to the African republic of Somalia or its people or their language and culture
    Somali.
    • Somali coffee is excellent

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amhara

  • noun a member of the Semitic speaking people of northern Ethiopia

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washington

  • noun the capital of the United States in the District of Columbia and a tourist mecca; George Washington commissioned Charles L'Enfant to lay out the city in 1791
    Washington D.C.; American capital; capital of the United States.
  • noun a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
    Evergreen State; WA.

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city_state

  • noun a state consisting of a sovereign city
    city-state.

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antonio_lopez_de_santa_ana

  • noun Mexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who lost battles to Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor in the Mexican War (1795-1876)
    Santa Anna; Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna; Santa Ana.

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burundian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Burundi
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Burundi or its people
    Burundi.
    • the Burundi capital

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senegalese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Senegal
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Senegal or its people
    • Senegalese villages
    • Senegalese herdsmen

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gabonese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Gabon
  • adjective of or relating to Gabon or its inhabitants
    • Gabonese hills
    • Gabonese writers

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burgoyne

  • noun British general in the American Revolution who captured Fort Ticonderoga but lost the battle of Saratoga in 1777 (1722-1792)
    Gentleman Johnny; John Burgoyne.

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jackson

  • noun English film actress who later became a member of British Parliament (born in 1936)
    Glenda Jackson.
  • noun United States singer who began singing with his four brothers and later became a highly successful star during the 1980s (born in 1958)
    Michael Joe Jackson; Michael Jackson.

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franco

  • noun Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)
    Francisco Franco; General Franco; El Caudillo.

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grant

  • noun any monetary aid
  • noun the act of providing a subsidy
    subsidization; subsidisation.

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antonius

  • noun Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
    Marcus Antonius; Mark Antony; Anthony; Mark Anthony; Antony.

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antonio_lopez_de_santa_anna

  • noun Mexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who lost battles to Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor in the Mexican War (1795-1876)
    Santa Anna; Santa Ana; Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana.

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fulah

  • noun a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western Africa; they are traditionally cattle herders of Muslim faith
    Fulbe; Fellata; Fula; Fulani.

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pompey_the_great

  • noun Roman general and statesman who quarrelled with Caesar and fled to Egypt where he was murdered (106-48 BC)
    Pompey; Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus.

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lucius_clay

  • noun United States general who commanded United States forces in Europe from 1945 to 1949 and who oversaw the Berlin airlift (1897-1978)
    Lucius DuBignon Clay; Clay.

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pershing

  • noun United States general who commanded the American forces in Europe during World War I (1860-1948)
    John Joseph Pershing; Black Jack Pershing.

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flavius_josephus

  • noun Jewish general who led the revolt of the Jews against the Romans and then wrote a history of those events (37-100)
    Josephus; Joseph ben Matthias.

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mad_anthony_wayne

  • noun American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
    Anthony Wayne; Wayne.

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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chichewa

  • noun a member of the Bantu-speaking people of Malawi and eastern Zambia and northern Zimbabwe
    Chewa; Cewa.
  • noun the Bantu language of the Chewa of east central Africa

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malawian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Malawi
  • adjective relating to or characteristic of Malawi or its people or culture
    • Malawian hills
    • Malawian soldiers

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ugandan

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Uganda
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Uganda or its people
    • Ugandan game parks

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xenophon

  • noun Greek general and historian; student of Socrates (430-355 BC)

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zimbabwean

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Zimbabwe
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Zimbabwe or its people

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african

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Africa
  • adjective of or relating to the nations of Africa or their peoples
    • African languages

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thomas_jackson

  • noun general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863)
    Thomas J. Jackson; Stonewall Jackson; Jackson; Thomas Jonathan Jackson.

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duke_of_cumberland

  • noun English general; son of George II; fought unsuccessfully in the battle of Fontenoy (1721-1765)
    Butcher Cumberland; Cumberland; William Augustus.

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belshazzar

  • noun (Old Testament) Babylonian general and son of Nebuchadnezzar II; according to the Old Testament he was warned of his doom by divine handwriting on the wall that was interpreted by Daniel (6th century BC)

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siraj-ud-daula

  • noun Indian general and nawab of Bengal who opposed the colonization of India by England; he captured Calcutta in 1756 and many of his prisoners suffocated in a crowded room that became known as the Black Hole of Calcutta; he was defeated at the battle of Plassey by a group of Indian nobles in alliance with Robert Clive (1728-1757)

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ethiopian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Ethiopia
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Ethiopia or its people or languages
    • Ethiopian immigrants

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carthaginian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of ancient Carthage
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of ancient Carthage or its people or their language
    Punic.
    • the Punic Wars
    • Carthaginian peace

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nigerian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Nigeria
  • adjective of or relating to Nigeria
    • the Nigerian capital used to be Lagos

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thomas_jonathan_jackson

  • noun general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863)
    Thomas Jackson; Thomas J. Jackson; Stonewall Jackson; Jackson.

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andrew_jackson

  • noun 7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845)
    Old Hickory; Jackson.

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moshe_dayan

  • noun Israeli general and statesman (1915-1981)
    Dayan.

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riffian

  • noun a Berber living in northern Morocco
    Riff.

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maroc

  • noun a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
    Morocco; Marruecos; Kingdom of Morocco; Al-Magrib.
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Morocco or its people
    Moroccan.
    • Moroccan mosques cannot be entered by infidels

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hiram_ulysses_grant

  • noun 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
    Ulysses Simpson Grant; Ulysses S. Grant; Grant; Ulysses Grant; President Grant.

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santa_ana

  • noun a strong hot dry wind that blows in winter from the deserts of southern California toward the Pacific Coast
  • noun Mexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who lost battles to Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor in the Mexican War (1795-1876)
    Santa Anna; Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna; Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana.

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charles_andre_joseph_marie_de_gaulle

  • noun French general and statesman who became very popular during World War II as the leader of the Free French forces in exile (1890-1970)
    Charles de Gaulle; de Gaulle; General de Gaulle; General Charles de Gaulle.

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colin_luther_powell

  • noun United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937)
    Colin Powell; Powell.

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berber

  • noun a member of an indigenous people of northern Africa
  • noun a cluster of related dialects that were once the major language of northern Africa west of Egypt; now spoken mostly in Morocco

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simon_bolivar

  • noun Venezuelan statesman who led the revolt of South American colonies against Spanish rule; founded Bolivia in 1825 (1783-1830)
    Bolivar; El Libertador.

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wellington

  • noun British general and statesman; he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo; subsequently served as Prime Minister (1769-1852)
    First Duke of Wellington; Iron Duke; Duke of Wellington; Arthur Wellesley.
  • noun the capital of New Zealand
    capital of New Zealand.

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angolan

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Angola
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Angola or its people
    • the Angolan Civil War

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arthur_wellesley

  • noun British general and statesman; he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo; subsequently served as Prime Minister (1769-1852)
    First Duke of Wellington; Iron Duke; Duke of Wellington; Wellington.

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hermann_maurice_saxe

  • noun a French marshal who distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1696-1750)
    Marshal Saxe; Saxe; comte de Saxe.

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paul_von_hindenburg

  • noun German field marshal and statesman; as president of the Weimar Republic he reluctantly appointed Hitler as chancellor in 1933 (1847-1934)
    Paul Ludwig von Beneckendorff und von Hindenburg; Hindenburg.

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g._l._von_blucher

  • noun Prussian general who is remembered for his leadership in the wars against Napoleon (1742-1819)
    Blucher; von Blucher; Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher.

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theban

  • noun an Egyptian inhabitant of ancient Thebes
  • noun a Greek inhabitant of ancient Thebes

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marshall

  • noun United States actor (1914-1998)
    E. G. Marshall.
  • noun United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State organized the European Recovery Program (1880-1959)
    George Catlett Marshall; George Marshall.

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angolese

  • noun a member of the Bantu tribes resident in Angola

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general_custer

  • noun United States general who was killed along with all his command by the Sioux at the Battle of Little Bighorn (1839-1876)
    George Armstrong Custer; Custer.

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quinquereme

A galley having five benches or banks of oars; as, an Athenian quinquereme.

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cumberland

  • noun English general; son of George II; fought unsuccessfully in the battle of Fontenoy (1721-1765)
    Butcher Cumberland; Duke of Cumberland; William Augustus.
  • noun a river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern Kentucky
    Cumberland River.

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little_corporal

  • noun French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)
    Bonaparte; Napoleon I; Napoleon; Napoleon Bonaparte.

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first_marquess_cornwallis

  • noun commander of the British forces in the American War of Independence; was defeated by American and French troops at Yorktown (1738-1805)
    Cornwallis; Charles Cornwallis.

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john_joseph_pershing

  • noun United States general who commanded the American forces in Europe during World War I (1860-1948)
    Pershing; Black Jack Pershing.

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luba

  • noun a member of a Bantu people in southeastern Congo
    Chiluba.
  • noun a Bantu language spoken in southeastern Congo
    Tshiluba.

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somali

  • noun a member of a tall dark (mostly Muslim) people inhabiting Somalia
    Somalian.
  • noun the Cushitic language spoken by the Somali

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sir_arthur_travers_harris

  • noun British marshal of the Royal Air Force; during World War II he directed mass bombing raids against German cities that resulted in heavy civilian casualties (1892-1984)
    Bomber Harris; Harris.

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first_earl_wavell

  • noun British field marshal in North Africa in World War II; he defeated the Italians before being defeated by the Germans (1883-1950)
    Archibald Percival Wavell; Wavell.

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madagascan

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Madagascar
  • adjective of or relating to Madagascar or its people
    • Madagascan pepper

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mauritian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Mauritius
  • adjective of or related to the island or country of Mauritius or its inhabitants
    Mauritanian.
    • Mauritanian tropical fish

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comte_de_rochambeau

  • noun French general who commanded French troops in the American Revolution, notably at Yorktown (1725-1807)
    Rochambeau; Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur.

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ike

  • noun United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)
    Dwight David Eisenhower; Dwight Eisenhower; President Eisenhower; Dwight D. Eisenhower; Eisenhower.

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eisenhower

  • noun United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)
    Dwight David Eisenhower; Dwight Eisenhower; President Eisenhower; Ike; Dwight D. Eisenhower.

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butcher_cumberland

  • noun English general; son of George II; fought unsuccessfully in the battle of Fontenoy (1721-1765)
    Duke of Cumberland; Cumberland; William Augustus.

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dwight_david_eisenhower

  • noun United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)
    Dwight Eisenhower; President Eisenhower; Ike; Dwight D. Eisenhower; Eisenhower.

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chiluba

  • noun a member of a Bantu people in southeastern Congo
    Luba.

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clive

  • noun British general and statesman whose victory at Plassey in 1757 strengthened British control of India (1725-1774)
    Robert Clive; Baron Clive; Baron Clive of Plassey.

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ulysses_grant

  • noun 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
    Ulysses Simpson Grant; Ulysses S. Grant; Grant; President Grant; Hiram Ulysses Grant.

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groves

  • noun United States general who served as military director of the atomic bomb project (1896-1970)
    Leslie Richard Groves.
  • noun a small growth of trees without underbrush
    grove.

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george_catlett_marshall

  • noun United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State organized the European Recovery Program (1880-1959)
    Marshall; George Marshall.

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antony

  • noun Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
    Marcus Antonius; Mark Antony; Antonius; Anthony; Mark Anthony.

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mitchell

  • noun English aeronautical engineer (1895-1937)
    R. J. Mitchell; Reginald Joseph Mitchell.
  • noun United States aviator and general who was an early advocate of military air power (1879-1936)
    Billy Mitchell; William Mitchell.

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houston

  • noun the largest city in Texas; located in southeastern Texas near the Gulf of Mexico; site of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • noun United States politician and military leader who fought to gain independence for Texas from Mexico and to make it a part of the United States (1793-1863)
    Samuel Houston; Sam Houston.

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kaffir

  • noun important for human and animal food; growth habit and stem form similar to Indian corn but having sawtooth-edged leaves
    Sorghum bicolor; kaffir corn; kafir corn; great millet.
  • noun an offensive and insulting term for any Black African
    caffre; kafir; caffer.

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georgi_konstantinovich_zhukov

  • noun Soviet general who during World Warr II directed the counteroffensive at Stalingrad and relieved Leningrad and captured Berlin (1896-1974)
    Georgi Zhukov; Zhukov.

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cairene

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Cairo

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prince_eugene_of_savoy

  • noun Austrian general in the service of the Holy Roman Empire during the War of the Spanish Succession (1663-1736)
    Eugene.

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seleucus_i_nicator

  • noun Macedonian general who accompanied Alexander the Great into Asia; founded a line of kings who reigned in Asia Minor until 65 BC (358-281 BC)
    Seleucus I; Seleucus.

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copt

  • noun an Egyptian descended from the ancient Egyptians
  • noun a member of the Coptic Church

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monophthalmos

  • noun a general of Alexander the Great and king of Macedonia; lost one eye; killed in a battle at Ipsus (382-301 BC)
    Antigonus; Antigonus Cyclops.

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caffre

  • noun an offensive and insulting term for any Black African
    kaffir; kafir; caffer.

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ghanese

  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Ghana or its people or language
    Ghanian; Ghanaian.
    • Ghanaian cocoa production

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kenyan

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Kenya
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Kenya or its people
    • Kenyan mountains

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president_washington

  • noun 1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution (1732-1799)
    Washington; George Washington.

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custer

  • noun United States general who was killed along with all his command by the Sioux at the Battle of Little Bighorn (1839-1876)
    General Custer; George Armstrong Custer.

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hutu

  • noun a member of a Bantu people living in Rwanda and Burundi

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demetrius

  • noun son of Antigonus Cyclops and king of Macedonia; he and his father were defeated at the battle of Ipsus (337-283 BC)
    Demetrius I; Demetrius Poliorcetes.

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wavell

  • noun British field marshal in North Africa in World War II; he defeated the Italians before being defeated by the Germans (1883-1950)
    First Earl Wavell; Archibald Percival Wavell.

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dwight_eisenhower

  • noun United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)
    Dwight David Eisenhower; President Eisenhower; Ike; Dwight D. Eisenhower; Eisenhower.

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bantu

  • noun a member of any of a large number of linguistically related peoples of Central and South Africa
  • noun a family of languages widely spoken in the southern half of the African continent
    Bantoid language.

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jean_baptiste_donatien_de_vimeur

  • noun French general who commanded French troops in the American Revolution, notably at Yorktown (1725-1807)
    Comte de Rochambeau; Rochambeau.

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joseph_ben_matthias

  • noun Jewish general who led the revolt of the Jews against the Romans and then wrote a history of those events (37-100)
    Flavius Josephus; Josephus.

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bradley

  • noun United States politician who was elected the first black mayor of Los Angeles (1917-1998)
    Thomas Bradley; Tom Bradley.
  • noun United States general who played an important role in the Allied victory in World War II (1893-1981)
    Omar Nelson Bradley; Omar Bradley.

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tuareg

  • noun a member of a nomadic Berber people of the Sahara
  • noun the dialect of Berber spoken by the Tuareg

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duke_of_marlborough

  • noun English general considered one of the greatest generals in history (1650-1722)
    John Churchill; Churchill; First Duke of Marlborough.

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beninese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Benin
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Benin or its people
    • Benin bronzes

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xhosa

  • noun a member of the Negroid people of southern South Africa
  • noun a community of Negroid people in southern South Africa

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kafir

  • noun an offensive and insulting term for any Black African
    caffre; kaffir; caffer.
  • noun a member of the Kafir people in northeastern Afghanistan

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chewa

  • noun a member of the Bantu-speaking people of Malawi and eastern Zambia and northern Zimbabwe
    Chichewa; Cewa.

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ewe

  • noun a member of a people living in southern Benin and Togo and southeastern Ghana
  • noun a Kwa language spoken by the Ewe in Ghana and Togo and Benin

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zambian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Zambia
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Zambia or its people

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lucius_dubignon_clay

  • noun United States general who commanded United States forces in Europe from 1945 to 1949 and who oversaw the Berlin airlift (1897-1978)
    Lucius Clay; Clay.

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ney

  • noun French marshal in the Napoleonic Wars (1769-1815)
    Michel Ney; Duc d'Elchingen.

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napoleon_bonaparte

  • noun French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)
    Little Corporal; Bonaparte; Napoleon I; Napoleon.

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eugene

  • noun Austrian general in the service of the Holy Roman Empire during the War of the Spanish Succession (1663-1736)
    Prince Eugene of Savoy.
  • noun a city in western Oregon on the Willamette River; site of a university

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lee

  • noun United States filmmaker whose works explore the richness of black culture in America (born in 1957)
    Spike Lee; Shelton Jackson Lee.
  • noun United States striptease artist who became famous on Broadway in the 1930s (1914-1970)
    Rose Louise Hovick; Gypsy Rose Lee.

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hindenburg

  • noun German field marshal and statesman; as president of the Weimar Republic he reluctantly appointed Hitler as chancellor in 1933 (1847-1934)
    Paul Ludwig von Beneckendorff und von Hindenburg; Paul von Hindenburg.

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pompey

  • noun Roman general and statesman who quarrelled with Caesar and fled to Egypt where he was murdered (106-48 BC)
    Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus; Pompey the Great.
  • noun a port city in southern England on the English Channel; Britain's major naval base
    Portsmouth.

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albrecht_eusebius_wenzel_von_wallenstein

  • noun Austrian general who fought for the Hapsburgs during the Thirty Years' War (1583-1634)
    Wallenstein.

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sulla

  • noun perennial of southern Europe cultivated for forage and for its nectar-rich pink flowers that make it an important honey crop
    French honeysuckle; Hedysarum coronarium.
  • noun Roman general and dictator (138-78 BC)
    Lucius Cornelius Sulla Felix.

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burnside

  • noun United States general in the American Civil War who was defeated by Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Fredericksburg (1824-1881)
    A. E. Burnside; Ambrose Everett Burnside.
  • noun facial hair that has grown down the side of a man's face in front of the ears (especially when the rest of the beard is shaved off)
    side-whiskers; sideburn; mutton chop.

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ambrose_everett_burnside

  • noun United States general in the American Civil War who was defeated by Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Fredericksburg (1824-1881)
    A. E. Burnside; Burnside.

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baron_clive

  • noun British general and statesman whose victory at Plassey in 1757 strengthened British control of India (1725-1774)
    Robert Clive; Clive; Baron Clive of Plassey.

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dwight_d._eisenhower

  • noun United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)
    Dwight David Eisenhower; Dwight Eisenhower; President Eisenhower; Ike; Eisenhower.

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archibald_percival_wavell

  • noun British field marshal in North Africa in World War II; he defeated the Italians before being defeated by the Germans (1883-1950)
    First Earl Wavell; Wavell.

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sam_houston

  • noun United States politician and military leader who fought to gain independence for Texas from Mexico and to make it a part of the United States (1793-1863)
    Samuel Houston; Houston.

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ulysses_s._grant

  • noun 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
    Ulysses Simpson Grant; Grant; Ulysses Grant; President Grant; Hiram Ulysses Grant.

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jimmy_doolittle

  • noun United States Air Force officer who electrified the world in 1942 by leading a squadron of 16 bombers on a daylight raid over Tokyo (1896-1993)
    James Harold Doolittle; Doolittle.

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garibaldi

  • noun Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882)
    Giuseppe Garibaldi.
  • noun a loose high-necked blouse with long sleeves; styled after the red flannel shirts worn by Garibaldi's soldiers

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carthage

  • noun an ancient city state on the north African coast near modern Tunis; founded by Phoenicians; destroyed and rebuilt by Romans; razed by Arabs in 697

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djiboutian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Djibouti
  • adjective of or relating to Djibouti or its people or culture
    • Djiboutian landscape
    • Djiboutian merchants
    • a Djiboutian storyteller

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clausewitz

  • noun Prussian general and military theorist who proposed a doctrine of total war and war as an extension of diplomacy (1780-1831)
    Karl von Clausewitz.

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baron_hugh_caswall_tremenheere_dowding

  • noun British marshal of the RAF who commanded the British air defense forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain (1882-1970)
    Dowding; Dowdy; Hugh Dowding.

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george_washington

  • noun 1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution (1732-1799)
    Washington; President Washington.

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almoravid

  • noun a member of a Muslim dynasty of Berber warriors that flourished from 1049 to 1145 and that established political dominance over northwestern Africa and Spain

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caffer

  • noun an offensive and insulting term for any Black African
    caffre; kaffir; kafir.

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william_augustus

  • noun English general; son of George II; fought unsuccessfully in the battle of Fontenoy (1721-1765)
    Butcher Cumberland; Duke of Cumberland; Cumberland.

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rochambeau

  • noun French general who commanded French troops in the American Revolution, notably at Yorktown (1725-1807)
    Comte de Rochambeau; Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur.

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anthony

  • noun Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
    Marcus Antonius; Mark Antony; Antonius; Mark Anthony; Antony.
  • noun United States suffragist (1820-1906)
    Susan Anthony; Susan Brownell Anthony; Susan B. Anthony.

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algerian

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Algeria
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Algeria or its inhabitants
    • Algerian towns

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generalship

  • noun the leadership ability of a military general
  • noun the office and authority of a general
    generalcy.

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lucullus

  • noun Roman general famous for self-indulgence and giving lavish banquets (circa 110-57 BC)
    Licinius Lucullus; Lucius Licinius Lucullus.

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johnston

  • noun Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)
    Joseph Eggleston Johnston; J. E. Johnston.

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george_marshall

  • noun United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State organized the European Recovery Program (1880-1959)
    Marshall; George Catlett Marshall.

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winfield_scott

  • noun United States general who was a hero of the War of 1812 and who defeated Santa Anna in the Mexican War (1786-1866)
    Scott.

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dowding

  • noun British marshal of the RAF who commanded the British air defense forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain (1882-1970)
    Baron Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding; Dowdy; Hugh Dowding.

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belisarius

  • noun Byzantine general under Justinian I; he recovered former Roman territories in northern Africa and fought against the Persians

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africa

  • noun the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean

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lysander

  • noun Spartan general who defeated the Athenians in the final battle of the Peloponnesian War (died in 395 BC)

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el_libertador

  • noun Venezuelan statesman who led the revolt of South American colonies against Spanish rule; founded Bolivia in 1825 (1783-1830)
    Bolivar; Simon Bolivar.
  • noun a mountain in the Andes in Argentina (22,047 feet high)

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lysimachus

  • noun Macedonian general under Alexander the Great; with Seleucus he defeated Antigonus and Demetrius at the battle of Ipsus (circa 355-281 BC)

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marshal_saxe

  • noun a French marshal who distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1696-1750)
    Saxe; Hermann Maurice Saxe; comte de Saxe.

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mozambican

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Mozambique
  • adjective of or relating to or located in Mozambique
    • Mozambican towns

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de_gaulle

  • noun French general and statesman who became very popular during World War II as the leader of the Free French forces in exile (1890-1970)
    Charles de Gaulle; Charles Andre Joseph Marie de Gaulle; General de Gaulle; General Charles de Gaulle.

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dowdy

  • noun British marshal of the RAF who commanded the British air defense forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain (1882-1970)
    Baron Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding; Dowding; Hugh Dowding.
  • noun deep-dish apple dessert covered with a rich crust
    pandowdy.

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general

  • noun a general officer of the highest rank
    full general.
  • noun the head of a religious order or congregation
    superior general.

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bragg

  • noun Confederate general during the American Civil War who was defeated by Grant in the battle of Chattanooga (1817-1876)
    Braxton Bragg.

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william_mitchell

  • noun United States aviator and general who was an early advocate of military air power (1879-1936)
    Billy Mitchell; Mitchell.

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scipio_the_elder

  • noun Roman general who commanded the invasion of Carthage in the second Punic War and defeated Hannibal at Zama (circa 237-183 BC)
    Scipio Africanus; Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus Major; Scipio; Scipio Africanus Major; Publius Cornelius Scipio.

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leslie_richard_groves

  • noun United States general who served as military director of the atomic bomb project (1896-1970)
    Groves.

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seleucus_i

  • noun Macedonian general who accompanied Alexander the Great into Asia; founded a line of kings who reigned in Asia Minor until 65 BC (358-281 BC)
    Seleucus I Nicator; Seleucus.

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scott

  • noun award-winning United States film actor (1928-1999)
    George C. Scott.
  • noun English explorer who reached the South Pole just a month after Amundsen; he and his party died on the return journey (1868-1912)
    Robert Scott; Robert Falcon Scott.

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generalcy

  • noun the office and authority of a general
    generalship.

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basotho

  • noun a member of a subgroup of people who inhabit Lesotho

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arnold

  • noun English poet and literary critic (1822-1888)
    Matthew Arnold.
  • noun United States general and traitor in the American Revolution; in 1780 his plan to surrender West Point to the British was foiled (1741-1801)
    Benedict Arnold.

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pickett

  • noun American Confederate general known for leading a disastrous charge at Gettysburg (1825-1875)
    George Edward Pickett.

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hasdrubal

  • noun general who commanded a Carthaginian army in Spain; joined his brother Hannibal in Italy and was killed by the Romans at the battle of Metaurus River (died 207 BC)

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afrikander

  • noun a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks Afrikaans
    Boer; Afrikaner.

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charles_cornwallis

  • noun commander of the British forces in the American War of Independence; was defeated by American and French troops at Yorktown (1738-1805)
    Cornwallis; First Marquess Cornwallis.

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joseph_eggleston_johnston

  • noun Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)
    Johnston; J. E. Johnston.

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sudanese

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Sudan
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the African Republic of the Sudan or its people
    • the Sudanese desert

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william_tecumseh_sherman

  • noun United States general who was commander of all Union troops in the West; he captured Atlanta and led a destructive march to the sea that cut the Confederacy in two (1820-1891)
    Sherman.

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sotho

  • noun a member of the Bantu people who inhabit Botswana, Lesotho, and northern South Africa and who speak the Sotho languages
  • noun any of the mutually intelligible southern Bantu languages of the Sotho in Botswana and South Africa and Lesotho

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giuseppe_garibaldi

  • noun Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882)
    Garibaldi.

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iron_duke

  • noun British general and statesman; he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo; subsequently served as Prime Minister (1769-1852)
    First Duke of Wellington; Duke of Wellington; Wellington; Arthur Wellesley.

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omar_nelson_bradley

  • noun United States general who played an important role in the Allied victory in World War II (1893-1981)
    Bradley; Omar Bradley.

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