Definition of Robert

1. Noun. United States parliamentary authority and author (in 1876) of Robert's Rules of Order (1837-1923).

Exact synonyms: Henry M. Robert, Henry Martyn Robert
Generic synonyms: Parliamentarian



Definition of Robert

1. n. See Herb Robert, under Herb.

Definition of Robert

1. Proper noun. (Germanic male given name). ¹

2. Proper noun. (rare compared to given name) (surname patronymic from=given names) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Robert

1. See Herb Robert, under Herb. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Literary usage of Robert

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"Robert E. Lee, Chancellorsville to Gettysburg' (in 'Southern Historical Society Papers,1 Vol. XXVIII, pp. 148-155, Richmond 1900) ; Adams, CF, ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"Robert Patterson commanding on the Union side, and confronting Gen. Joseph E. Johnston (qv). ... Robert E. Lee was ordered to the command of West Virginia. ..."

3. Journal by English Place-Name Society (1906)
"BY Robert DAY, FSA THE CHARGE. Received subscriptions from the undermentioned forty-five original proprietors, ten guineas each, .£477 ijs. od. 1 Rev. Thos. ..."

4. The Development of the Sunday-school, 1780-1905: The Official Report of the (1905)
"That Robert Raikes became the " founder of the Sunday-school " while Moffat, ... Robert Raikes, whose personality has been recovered for us by his latest ..."

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