- Joseph Elmer,1891–1967, U.S. cardinal.
- Woodward MauriceTex, 1907–74, U.S. country-and-western singer, composer, and film actor.
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Historical Examples of tex
Now to understand them words perfect you have got to divide the tex.Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 5.
Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
"Don't be trying to knock me down with your tex'es," said Thomas, shouldering his besom.The Manxman
It's just as Tex said that day way up on top of Antelope Butte.
What if the man behind that rough plank wall were not Tex—her Tex?
The girl held out her hand: "Good-bye, Tex—till day after tomorrow."
- a unit of weight used to measure the density of yarns. It is equal to 1 gram per 1000 metres
Word Origin for tex
nickname for a Texan, by 1903, from Texas.