Definition of Seymour

1. Noun. Queen of England as the third wife of Henry VIII and mother of Edward VI (1509-1537).

Exact synonyms: Jane Seymour
Generic synonyms: Queen



Definition of Seymour

1. Proper noun. (surname from=Old French) ¹

2. Proper noun. (surnames male given name) transferred from the surname. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Seymour

Seward Peninsula
Seychellean
Seychelles
Seychelles monetary unit
Seychelles rupee
Seychellois
Seyhan
Seyhan River
Seym
Seymour (current term)
Sezary cell
Sezary erythroderma
Sfax
Sfs
Sg.
Sgs.
Sgt
Sha'aban
Sha'ban
Shaaban
Shaanxi
Shabbas
Shabbat
Shabbos

Literary usage of Seymour

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850 by James Ford Rhodes (1906)
"Horatio Seymour was the permanent chairman of the convention; he would have had the support of his own State for the presidential nomination had he not a ..."

2. History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850 by James Ford Rhodes (1906)
"Horatio Seymour was the permanent chairman of the convention; he would have had the support of his own State for the presidential nomination had he not a ..."

3. The History of England from the Accession of James II. by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay, Samuel Austin Allibone (1875)
"But it was soon discovered that Colston was merely an agent for Seymour. Suspicion was excited. The complicated terms of the bargain were severely examined, ..."

4. Municipal and Institutional Libraries of Indiana: History, Conditon and by William Elmer Henry, Indiana Louisiana purchase exposition commission (1904)
"Seymour PUBLIC LIBRARY. The Seymour Public Library located at Seymour, Indiana, ... HH Montgomery, now superintendent of the Seymour public schools was ..."

5. The History of England from the Accession of James II by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay, Hannah More Macaulay Trevelyan (1858)
"But it was soon discovered that Colston was merely an agent for Seymour. Suspicion was excited. The compli- catcc terms of the bargain were severely ..."

6. Index to the Sloane Manuscripts in the British Museum by British Museum Dept. of Manuscripts, Hans Sloane, Edward John Long Scott, Samuel Ayscough (1904)
"Seymour, Dukes of Somerset. Drawing by a herald of their banner, ... Seymour, Family uf. Character of the Seymours living temp. Edw. VI., 17th cent. ..."

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