Sharon

[ shuh-rohn for 1 shar-uh n for 2–5 ]
/ ʃəˈroʊn for 1 ˈʃær ən for 2–5 /

noun

Ariel,1928–2014, Israeli military and political leader; prime minister 2001–06.
a fertile coastal plain in ancient Palestine: now a coastal region N of Tel Aviv in Israel.
a city in W Pennsylvania.
a town in E Massachusetts.
Also Shar·en. a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “a plain or flat area.”

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British Dictionary definitions for sharon (1 of 2)

Sharon1
/ (ʃəˈrɒn) /

noun

Ariel (ˈærɪəl). born 1928, Israeli soldier and politician; Likud prime minister (2001–06)

British Dictionary definitions for sharon (2 of 2)

Sharon2
/ (ˈʃærən) /

noun

Plain of Sharon a plain in W Israel, between the Mediterranean and the hills of Samaria, extending from Haifa to Tel Aviv
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