Other definitions for Lang (2 of 3)
Andrew, 1844–1912, Scottish poet, prose writer, and scholar.
Cos·mo Gordon [koz-moh], /ˈkɒz moʊ/, 1864–1945, English clergyman: archbishop of Canterbury 1928–42.
Fritz, 1890–1976, U.S. film director, born in Austria.
Pearl, 1921–2009, U.S. dancer and choreographer.
Other definitions for lang. (3 of 3)
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Auld lang syne” is Scottish-Gaelic for “old long since,” or, more idiomatically, “days gone by” or “time long past.The Most Confusing Christmas Music Lyrics Explained (VIDEO) | Kevin Fallon | December 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Hitchcock also met Fritz lang, who was later to work in Hollywood.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Take this verse by famous Scottish poet Robert Burns in his famous Scottish poem “Auld lang Syne.”Up to a Point: A Free Scotland Would Be a Hilarious Disaster | P. J. O’Rourke | September 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
“We are grateful for the opportunity that Andrew gave us to reestablish Helmut lang,” the two said about CEO Andrew Rosen.Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski Take on the Oscars; Giorgio Armani Is Unhappy With Anna Wintour | The Fashion Beast Team | February 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
When she stands by the bedside of a dying Victor McLaglen and sings “Auld lang Syne,” it is an occasion for real tears.Shirley Temple Survived Being the Biggest Child Star of All Time With Wit and Grace | Malcolm Jones | February 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He didna stay very lang, and gaed awa' saying he'd come back again.The Underworld | James C. Welsh
lang bleats for one, and I thought I might address it to him as a kind of open letter.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25) | Robert Louis Stevenson
It was built at Chatham, from the design of Mr. Oliver lang, of mahogany and on the diagonal principle.Yachting Vol. 2 | Various.
I only hope we'll hae the pleesure o' meetin' you here again afore lang.The Underworld | James C. Welsh
Mupinguypinguy (mupapinguypinguy) lang nà siyag kasab-an, He just hangs his head when he is reprimanded.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan | John U. Wolff
British Dictionary definitions for lang (1 of 2)
a Scot word for long 1
British Dictionary definitions for Lang (2 of 2)
Cosmo Gordon, 1st Baron Lang of Lambeth. 1864–1945, British churchman; archbishop of Canterbury (1928–42)
Fritz. 1890–1976, Austrian film director, later in the US, most notable for his silent films, such as Metropolis (1926), M (1931), and The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (1932)
Jack (John Thomas). 1876–1975, controversial Labor premier of New South Wales from 1925–27 and from 1930–32, who introduced much social welfare legislation and was dismissed by the governor, Sir Philip Game, in 1932 for acting unconstitutionally
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