- Catherine,c1520–42, fifth wife of Henry VIII.
- Sir Ebenezer,1850–1928, English town planner.
- Henry. Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey.
- John Winston,born 1939, prime minister of Australia 1996–2007.
- LeslieLeslie Stainer, 1893–1943, English actor.
- Roy Wilson,1883–1964, U.S. editor and newspaper publisher.
- Sidney (Coe) [koh] /koʊ/, 1891–1939, U.S. playwright and short-story writer.
- a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “brave heart.”
Examples from the Web for howard
Starting under Theodore Roosevelt and Howard Taft, embassies headed by career diplomats increased in number.U.S. Embassies Have Always Been for Sale
January 2, 2015
Howard is unsentimental when it comes to how he was treated at the end of his time at Manchester United.Tim Howard’s Wall of Intensity
December 22, 2014
Grant's pal Howard Hughes offered to fly them back to Los Angeles in his private plane.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days
December 13, 2014
Buress went on The Howard Stern Show to talk about the Cosby story.How the World Turned on Bill Cosby: A Day-by-Day Account
December 1, 2014
One of the more fascinating projects I read about that never came to fruition was your Howard Hughes biopic starring Jim Carrey.Christopher Nolan Uncut: On ‘Interstellar,’ Ben Affleck’s Batman, and the Future of Mankind
November 10, 2014
Williams, Gunby, and Howard, all strove in vain to bring it to order.A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion
William Dobein James
"The whole Howard lot's a stuck-up set," muttered the farmer.
"I don't think Margaret has any," said Mrs. Howard, answering for her daughter.
Young Howard beckoned to the professor from his place in the ranks.
Why had Howard Minturn invited him to the grand birthday party?
- Catherine. ?1521–42, fifth wife of Henry VIII of England; beheaded
- Charles, Lord Howard of Effingham and 1st Earl of Nottingham. 1536–1624, Lord High Admiral of England (1585–1618). He commanded the fleet that defeated the Spanish Armada (1588)
- Sir Ebenezer. 1850–1928, English town planner, who introduced garden cities
- Henry Howard See Surrey
- John. 1726–90, English prison reformer
- John Winston. born 1939, Australian politician; prime minister of Australia (1996–2007)
- Leslie. real name Leslie Howard Stainer. 1890–1943, British actor of Hungarian descent. His many films included The Scarlet Pimpernel (1938), Pygmalion (1938), and Gone With the Wind (1939)
- Trevor. 1916-88, British actor. His many films include Brief Encounter (1946), The Third Man (1949), Ryan's Daughter (1970), and White Mischief (1987)
Word Origin and History for howard
proper name, from Old French Huard, from a Germanic source similar to Old High German *Hugihard "heart-brave," or *Hoh-weard, literally "high defender; chief guardian." Also probably in some cases a confusion with cognate Old Norse Haward, and as a surname also with unrelated Hayward. In some rare cases from Old English eowu hierde "ewe herd."