[mar-ee-uh n, mair-]


Francis,the Swamp Fox, 1732?–95, American Revolutionary general.
a city in central Ohio.
a city in central Indiana.
a city in E Iowa.
a city in S Illinois.
a male or female given name. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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fem. proper name, French, a diminutive of Marie (see Mary).

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