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[luh-neer] /ləˈnɪər/
Sidney, 1842–81, U.S. poet and literary scholar. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Due to the foregoing circumstances, Lanier's jail delivery was eminently successful.

    Overshadowed Sutton E. Griggs
  • Suggestions that could come only from Lanier treachery startle him.

    Oswald Langdon Carson Jay Lee
  • Randall heard Milton and Lanier choke with the horror that shook his own heart and brain as he gazed.

  • Neither Lanier suspects the other of double dealing as to interests of either.

    Oswald Langdon Carson Jay Lee
  • I found also that some $21,000 of Klan funds had been given the Lanier University without security.

    The Modern Ku Klux Klan Henry Peck Fry
Word Origin and History for Lanier

surname, from Old French lainier "wool-monger," from Latin lana "wool" (see wool).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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