Origin of Norman
OTHER WORDS FROM Normannon-Nor·man, noun, adjectivepre-Nor·man, adjective, noun
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How to use Norman in a sentence
His agency, which also has 10 buses in the nearby city of Norman, home to the University of Oklahoma, “is really grateful for the stance that has been taken” now on masks, he said.As transit agencies ramp up mask enforcement, Congress airs concerns about safety of transportation workers|Michael Laris|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
The hardships of Norman’s early life helped to fuel this violent display.A shocking 19th-century crime reveals the continued need for gender equality|Julie Miller|December 27, 2020|Washington Post
“That’s not because he loves Columbus and Norman, it’s because they throw the ball,” Gorney said, and their people who catch it often wind up catching it on Sundays.The College Football Playoff has become an exclusive club. West Coast schools not invited.|Chuck Culpepper|December 18, 2020|Washington Post
There are conflicting accounts of exactly what happened next, but it appears that armed men drove Norman from the polls and he fled to the nearby home of July Perry.A Forgotten Election Day Massacre in Florida That Still Haunts Today|Sean Braswell|October 23, 2020|Ozy
All of that makes the early returns this season so surprising for the folks in Austin and Norman.The Big 12 Can’t Rely On Texas And Oklahoma This Year|Josh Planos|October 7, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The remark comes to mind while reading The Selected Letters of Norman Mailer.Mailer’s Letters Pack a Punch and a Surprising Degree of Sweetness|Ronald K. Fried|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some, like Norman Mailer, adopted the cooler pose of being casually interested in the possibility.
But while Norman sympathizes with the fear, he does not believe in its validity.
Blood transfusions on the battlefield, pioneered by Canadian doctor Norman Bethune in the Spanish Civil War, saved many lives.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’|Clive Irving|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Norman Lear had a crisis while filming All in the Family about people genuinely taking Archie Bunker as a role model.
Norman tarried to put his books into a neat leather case, and Ethel stood thinking.
"I did not think of that being the meaning of 'when He that bade thee cometh,'" said Norman thoughtfully.
She fidgeted, till Mr. Ernescliffe asked Norman if there was a table of logarithms in the house.
Some minutes passed in silence, Norman lying still, excepting a nervous trembling that agitated his whole frame.
After an interval Norman spoke again, "The carriage turned right over—her head struck on the kerb stone—"