- Sir Philip,1554–86, English poet, writer, statesman, and soldier.
- a city in N Ohio.
- a male or female given name: a family name taken from a French placename, Saint Denis.
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Contemporary Examples of sidney
She says he introduced her to Sidney Poitier and promised to help her career.Bill Cosby’s Long List of Accusers (So Far): 18 Alleged Sexual Assault Victims Between 1965-2004
November 24, 2014
Scorsese made movies with De Niro and I was making movies with [Sidney] Lumet.Al Pacino Does What He Wants to Do: 'The Humbling,' Scorsese, and That 'Scarface' Remake
September 9, 2014
“Hillary had [Clinton aide] Sidney Blumenthal call people before my book came out, trashing it,” she says.Gail Sheehy Books Passage to the Past
September 3, 2014
“Sidney always comes in under budget and has it in his contract that he keeps the difference,” he told me, raising his eyebrows.Almost Famous: A Father's Day Story
June 15, 2014
His idols and inspirations, he says, were Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte.Norm Lewis, Broadway’s First Black ‘Phantom,’ on Racism, Heroes, and Dream Roles
March 21, 2014
Historical Examples of sidney
Sidney sat down on the doorstep, and the boy dropped at her feet.
The boy fell into the ecstasy of content that always came with Sidney's presence.
It was easy enough to plan conversations with Sidney when he was away from her.
Certainly, as if treading on dangerous ground, Sidney avoided it.
True, Sidney would not marry him for years, but she had practically promised to sometime.
- Algernon. 1622–83, English Whig politician, beheaded for his supposed part in the Rye House Plot to assassinate Charles II and the future James II: author of Discourses Concerning Government (1689)
- Sir Philip. 1554–86, English poet, courtier, and soldier. His works include the pastoral romance Arcadia (1590), the sonnet sequence Astrophel and Stella (1591), and The Defence of Poesie (1595), one of the earliest works of literary criticism in English