Definition of Davy

1. Noun. English chemist who was a pioneer in electrochemistry and who used it to isolate elements sodium and potassium and barium and boron and calcium and magnesium and chlorine (1778-1829).

Exact synonyms: Humphrey Davy, Sir Humphrey Davy
Generic synonyms: Chemist



Definition of Davy

1. Proper noun. A diminutive of the male given name David. ¹

2. Proper noun. (surname patronymic from=given names dot=) derived from David. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Davy

1. a safety lamp [n -VIES]

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Davion
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Davis Cup
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Davis interlocking sound
Davis shutter
Davison
Davitt
Davo
Davy
Davy's gray
Davy Crockett
Davy Crockett cap
Davy Crockett caps
Davy Crockett hat
Davy Crockett hats
Davy Jones
Davy Jones' locker
Davy Jones's locker
Davy lamp
Davy lamps
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Dawbarn's sign
Dawe

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