Nathaniel, 1758–1837, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1801–07.
a city in central Georgia.
Other definitions for Mâcon (2 of 2)
a city in and the capital of Saône-et-Loire, in E central France.
a Burgundy wine, usually white and dry, from the area around Mâcon.
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How to use Macon in a sentence
Kelly G. Lambert, a neuroscientist at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia, studies parenting behavior in lab animals.
Brat will face Democrat Jack Trammell, a fellow professor at Randolph-Macon College, in November.
Lane the lawyer will be down in Macon, heartsick that the two are still incarcerated.Free Demaryius Thomas’s Mom After 14 Years on a Drug Charge | Michael Daly | January 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
While touring the country, she encountered a talented singer from Macon who flirted with her.Speed Read: 8 Juiciest Bits From R&B Diva Bettye LaVette’s Memoir ‘A Woman Like Me’ | Kevin Fallon | September 18, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
That would surely cement her star status as the toast of the Macon County church missionary club for years to come.
We had served under him in Missouri, and our principal recollection of him was an event which occurred at Macon."Shiloh" as Seen by a Private Soldier | Warren Olney
The surrender at Macon included a large number of small guns and a great quantity of military stores and supplies.Was General Thomas Slow at Nashville? | Henry V. Boynton
Portions of Macon and Cherokee counties are quite as favorable, both as to climate and soil, as those above described.Letters from the Alleghany Mountains | Charles Lanman
The place of Macon, Georgia, in the early part of this century was marked only by an inn.Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete | Charles M. Skinner
In Macon, Georgia, the entire population rose at midnight, roused from their beds by rumors of an impending onslaught.
British Dictionary definitions for Macon (1 of 2)
a city in the US, in central Georgia, on the Ocmulgee River. Pop: 95 267 (2003 est)
British Dictionary definitions for Mâcon (2 of 2)
a city in E central France, in the Saône valley: a centre of the wine-producing region of lower Burgundy. Pop: 34 469 (1999)
a red or white wine from the Mâcon area, heavier than the other burgundies
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