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Kirk

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noun
  1. Grayson (Louis),1903–1997, U.S. educator: president of Columbia University 1953–68.
  2. a male given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for grayson kirk

kirk

noun
  1. a Scot word for church
  2. a Scottish church
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Word Origin

C12: from Old Norse kirkja, from Old English cirice church

Kirk1

noun
  1. the Kirk informal the Presbyterian Church of Scotland
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Kirk2

noun
  1. Norman. 1923–74, prime minister of New Zealand (1972–74)
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Word Origin and History for grayson kirk

kirk

n.

c.1200, northern England and Scottish dialectal form of church, from a Scandinavian source, cf. Old Norse kirkja "church," from Old English cirice (see church).

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