Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Davies

[dey-veez]
noun
  1. Arthur Bow·en [boh-uh n] /ˈboʊ ən/, 1862–1928, U.S. painter.
  2. Joseph Edward,1876–1958, U.S. lawyer and diplomat.
  3. Peter Maxwell,born 1934, English composer.
  4. (William) Robertson,1913–1995, Canadian novelist, playwright, and essayist.
Show More

Davie

[dey-vee]
noun
  1. a town in SE Florida.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for davies

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples


British Dictionary definitions for davies

Davies

noun
  1. Sir John. 1569–1626, English poet, author of Orchestra or a Poem of Dancing (1596) and the philosophical poem Nosce Teipsum (1599)
  2. Sir Peter Maxwell. born 1934, British composer whose works include the operas Taverner (1967), The Martyrdom of St Magnus (1977), and Resurrection (1988), nine symphonies, and the ten Strathclyde Concertos; Master of the Queen's Music from 2004
  3. (William) Robertson. 1913–95, Canadian novelist and dramatist. His novels include Leaven of Malice (1954), Fifth Business (1970), The Rebel Angels (1981), What's Bred in the Bone (1985), and The Cunning Man (1994)
  4. W (illiam) H (enry). 1871–1940, Welsh poet, noted also for his Autobiography of a Super-tramp (1908)
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012