- WoodrowWoody, 1913–1987, U.S. jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and bandleader.
- a male given name: from Old English words meaning “army” and “ man.”
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Examples from the Web for herman
As this is a Tuesday, Hitch has his regular lunch with his agent, Herman Citron.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days
December 13, 2014
At the suggestion of founder Maneesh Goyal, the company went with a Pee-wee Herman theme.
Which raises another question: Who is Pee-wee Herman for in 2014?
Inside was Mandelbaum, her twenty-four-year-old son Julius, and her most trusted confidant, Herman Stoude.Meet 'The Queen of Thieves' Marm Mandelbaum, New York City's First Mob Boss
J. North Conway
September 7, 2014
Mundt had settled for Santorum after her first choice, Herman Cain, dropped out of the race.Rick Santorum Is Kinda Coming Back for 2016
August 12, 2014
Of course Herman could not allow any one to hint that he did not know how.
"It's easy," bragged Herman, and proceeded to demonstrate that statement.
Stan followed Herman up a wide stairway and into a large room.
Herman drew water in the bathroom and laid out snowy towels.
Herman was in love with Violet, the wife of Armand, an elderly diabetic.A Book of Burlesques</p>
H. L. Mencken
Word Origin and History for herman
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