[duhn-bahr for 1; duhn-bahr for 2, 3]
- Paul Laurence,1872–1906, U.S. poet.
- William,c1460–c1520, Scottish poet.
- a town in the Lothian region, in SE Scotland, at the mouth of the Firth of Forth: site of Cromwell's defeat of the Scots 1650.
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Examples from the Web for dunbar
On June 18, 1971, the caucus threw its inaugural dinner at the Dunbar Hotel.When Bill Cosby N-Bombed the Congressional Black Caucus
December 2, 2014
I cut him nigh to the saddle-bow in a skirmish on the eve of Dunbar.Micah Clarke
Arthur Conan Doyle
He spoke of the sudden faintness which had come over Mr. Dunbar.
Mr. Dunbar, the constable, and Mr. Balderby drove straight to the magistrate's house.
Mr. Dunbar flung himself into a low easy-chair, and took up a newspaper.
Mr. Dunbar retired to the apartment that had been prepared for him.
- a port and resort in SE Scotland, in East Lothian: scene of Cromwell's defeat of the Scots (1650). Pop: 6354 (2001)
- William. ?1460–?1520, Scottish poet, noted for his satirical, allegorical, and elegiac works