Charles Christopher, Jr. "Bird", 1920–55, U.S. jazz saxophonist and composer.
Dorothy (Rothschild), 1893–1967, U.S. author.
Sir Gilbert, 1862–1932, Canadian novelist and politician in England.
Horatio William, 1863–1919, U.S. composer, organist, and teacher.
John, 1729–75, American Revolutionary patriot.
Matthew, 1504–75, English theologian.
Theodore, 1810–60, U.S. preacher, theologian, and reformer.
a male given name.
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How to use Parker in a sentence
Parker plays the role of Deputy Superintendent Samantha Miller, the face of police reform, on the show.Nicole Ari Parker Was ‘Nervous’ Joining ‘Chicago P.D.’ As Deputy Superintendent Samantha Miller | Brande Victorian | January 27, 2021 | Essence.com
Parker says the company is “always looking for bias in the data that goes into the model” and that it had a policy of discarding datasets if using them led to a disparity in outcomes between groups based on things such as race, gender or age.HireVue drops facial monitoring amid A.I. algorithm audit | Jeremy Kahn | January 19, 2021 | Fortune
As Parker swings by our star this month, Solar Orbiter will be watching from the other side of the sun.The Parker Solar Probe will have company on its next pass by the sun | Lisa Grossman | January 15, 2021 | Science News
Sometimes from 6,000 miles away, as happened with our first child Parker.The happiness and heartbreak of a daughter’s first fishing trip | By Jonathon Klein/Field & Stream | December 30, 2020 | Popular-Science
Parker said he signed on as a pro-bono co-counselor to the suit, by the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest, after seeing the NYPD argue that disclosing such videos would interfere with its investigations and violate people’s privacy.It Wasn’t the First Time the NYPD Killed Someone in Crisis. For Kawaski Trawick, It Only Took 112 Seconds. | by Eric Umansky | December 4, 2020 | ProPublica
In memoriam, Parker Molloy writes a powerful letter to Leelah.Six Must-Read Stories About Gay Mormon Husbands and Iranian Drug Wars | The Daily Beast | January 3, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Parker tells of a new Texas struggling to deal with inequality.
Parker writes of the “black-faced doe” that he sees in the yard in his new Texas house.
Parker tells of a new Texas struggling to deal with diversity.
Parker left the place that he knew for the possibilities that he would not have had in the Texas of a generation ago.
The living (value £250) is in the gift of trustees, and is now held by the Rev. M. Parker, Vicar.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham | Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
British under Clinton and admiral Parker made an unsuccessful attempt upon Sullivan's island.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Richard Parker hanged; author of the noted rebellion in the English fleet at the Nore.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Parker made good use of this occurrence to persuade the Queen to have images removed from all the churches.Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3) | Richard Bagwell
As I did not see Mr. Parker, I know not whether to recommend his inn or not.
British Dictionary definitions for Parker
Sir Alan (William). born 1944, British film director and screenwriter; his films include Bugsy Malone (1976), Midnight Express (1978), Mississippi Burning (1988), The Commitments (1991), and Angela's Ashes (2000); chairman of the British Film Institute (1998–99) and of the Film Council (1999–2004)
Charlie. nickname Bird or Yardbird. 1920–55, US jazz alto saxophonist and composer; the leading exponent of early bop
Dorothy (Rothschild). 1893–1967, US writer, noted esp for the ironical humour of her short stories
Matthew. 1504–75, English prelate. As archbishop of Canterbury (1559–75), he supervised Elizabeth I's religious settlement
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