Reagan

[ rey-guh n ]
/ ˈreɪ gən /
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noun

Nancy DavisAnne Francis Robbins Davis, born 1921, U.S. First Lady 1981–89 (wife of Ronald Reagan).
Ronald (Wilson),1911–2004, 40th president of the U.S. 1981–89.
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Reagan

/ (ˈreɪɡən) /

noun

Ronald . 1911–2004, US film actor and Republican statesman: Governor of California (1966–74): 40th president of the US (1981–89)
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Word Origin and History for reagan

Reagan


surname, from Irish riagan, literally "little king." Reaganism first recorded 1966, in reference to policies of Ronald W. Reagan (1911-2004), U.S. governor of California 1967-75, U.S. president 1981-89.

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