[boh-ee, boo-ee for 1, 2; boo-ee for 3]
- James,1799–1836, U.S. soldier and pioneer.
- William,1872–1940, U.S. geodesist.
- a city in W Maryland.
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To celebrate a retrospective box set, entitled Nothing Has Changed, Bowie has released a video for one of two new songs included.David Bowie Goes Big Band in New Music Video
Alex Chancey, The Daily Beast Video
November 14, 2014
While a musician may seem odd as the subject of a major art museum retrospective, Bowie was also a more traditional artist.
One of the greatest artists of all time, Bowie has never stopped reinventing himself.
Bowie was born David Jones to a waitress mother and public relations father in Brixton, England, in 1947.
Does the team think about radically changing the way they present themselves, as Bowie has?In the Backseat With Janelle Monae: A Limo Ride with the Stylish R&B Diva
April 28, 2014
The Western people have given up the Bow, but still retain the Bowie.
He had scarcely finished, when Colonel Bowie came in on the run.For the Liberty of Texas
Undaunted, Bowie scrambled to his feet and made again for Crane.South American Fights and Fighters
Cyrus Townsend Brady
Bowie was the wright, and attended burials in his official capacity.Auld Licht Idylls
J. M. Barrie
The man's voice meant battle, and battle to the hilt of the bowie.The Spirit of Sweetwater
- (ˈbaʊɪ, ˈbəʊɪ) David, real name David Jones . born 1947, British rock singer, songwriter, and film actor. His recordings include "Space Oddity" (1969), The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (1972), Heroes (1977), Let's Dance (1983), and Heathen (2002)
- (ˈbəʊɪ) James, known as Jim Bowie . 1796–1836, US frontiersman. A hero of the Texas Revolution against Mexico (1835–36), he died at the Battle of the Alamo
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