Byrd

[ burd ]
/ bɜrd /

noun

Richard Evelyn, 1888–1957, rear admiral in U.S. Navy: polar explorer.
Robert C(arlyle), 1917–2010, U.S. politician: senator from West Virginia 1959–2010.
William, c1540–1623, English composer and organist.

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Byrd
/ (bɜːd) /

noun

Richard Evelyn . 1888–1957, US rear admiral, aviator, and polar explorer
William . 1543–1623, English composer and organist, noted for his madrigals, masses, and music for virginals
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