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WHAT DOES ARTHUR MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Arthur is a common masculine given name. Its etymology is disputed, but its popularity derives from its being the name of the legendary hero King Arthur. Art and Artie are diminutive forms of the name. A common spelling variant used in many Slavic, Romance, and Germanic languages is Artur.
The definition of Arthur in the dictionary is a legendary king of the Britons in the sixth century ad, who led Celtic resistance against the Saxons: possibly based on a historical figure; represented as leader of the Knights of the Round Table at Camelot. Other definition of Arthur is Chester Alan. 1830–86, 21st president of the US.
The translations of Arthur from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Arthur» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ARTHUR» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Arthur» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Arthur» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Arthur
10 QUOTES WITH «ARTHUR»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word Arthur.
King Arthur was one of my heroes - I played with a trash can lid for a knightly shield and my uncle's cane for the sword Excalibur.
G. W. Bailey
I'm from Port Arthur, Texas! Little guy! Little character guy from one of the saddest oil-refinery towns in America. And here I was driving over to Beverly Hills, to 20th Century Fox, to be on 'M*A*S*H!'
We had hoped to have been bringing you Arthur the Human Chameleon, but this afternoon, he crawled across a tartan rug and died of exhaustion.
Jimmy Carl Black
I went to work with a guy named Matt Fuller, who was a Mothers fan, and low and behold, Arthur was working for him also. We worked together for about six months and decided to strike out on our own.
Jamie Campbell Bower
I've been on sets where I broke my ankle on a television show doing a stunt playing Arthur in 'Camelot.' That was because it was really rushed, and it hadn't been thought through properly.
John Kerry wants to be the hero in his own drama. He likes King Arthur and the Round Table. He likes the young swashbuckling Churchill, and he loved the early antics of Theodore Roosevelt.
It is as impossible for man to demonstrate the existence of God as it would be for even Sherlock Holmes to demonstrate the existence of Arthur Conan Doyle.
I played with Arthur Godfrey for about a year and a half.
The fact is Jerry Weintraub, the handsome, bearish movie producer, the man with the long career, who worked with Arthur Godfrey and Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra and George Clooney, is a great storyteller - he's this as much as he's anything else. He takes time telling stories, too.
After guest appearances, I got the offer to do the show as the successor of Arthur Schwartz. It's so much fun.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ARTHUR»
Discover the use of Arthur in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Arthur and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Le Morte d'Arthur:
Beginning with the birth of Arthur and telling the tale of his rise to become the head of the Knights of the Round Table and the husband of Guinevere, we also learn of Lancelot, Arthur's most venerated knight.
Thomas Malory, 2009
Arthur is a very ordinary brown dog in Mrs Humber’s pet shop. All the other animals find homes, but nobody wants Arthur.
Amanda Graham, 2011
King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table
From the magical moment when Arthur releases the sword in the stone to the quest for the Holy Grail and the final tragedy of the Last Battle, Roger Lancelyn Green brings the enchanting world of King Arthur stunningly to life.
Roger Lancelyn Green, 2008
The Fall of Arthur
The beloved author of the high fantasy works The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings delves into the legend of King Arthur in an epic, but unfinished, poem written in Old English alliterative meter.
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien, 2013
King Arthur: Hero and Legend
Provides information on the actual life of King Arthur along with the development of the legends that surround his life.
Richard Barber, 1986
Written in 1945, Focuswas Arthur Miller's first novel and one of the first books to directly confront American anti-Semitism.
Arthur Miller, 1984
Who Really Cares: The Surprising Truth About Compassionate ...
In Who Really Cares, he identifies the forces behind American charity: strong families, church attendance, earning one’s own income (as opposed to receiving welfare), and the belief that individuals-not government-offer the best solution ...
Arthur C. Brooks, 2007
The Imperial Presidency
The presidential historian charts the progression of American power from George Washington to George W. Bush, revealing the exercise of power through the office as it has developed into an "imperial" seat of authority, in an updated edition ...
Arthur Meier Schlesinger, 2004
The Story of King Arthur and His Knights
Relates how Arthur became king, won a queen, and came to establish the Round Table.
Darkness at Noon: A Novel
Originally published in 1941, Arthur Koestler's modern masterpiece, Darkness At Noon, is a powerful and haunting portrait of a Communist revolutionary caught in the vicious fray of the Moscow show trials of the late 1930s.
Arthur Koestler, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ARTHUR»
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Remembering Arthur Ashe - an essay of appreciation
On Saturday, 5 July 1975, Arthur Ashe recorded his greatest triumph on a tennis court. With exclusive insight from Ashe's closest friends, James ... «Wimbledon, Jul 15»
Quebec officials to view Arthur Porter's body in Panama to confirm …
PANAMA CITY — Investigators with Quebec's anti-corruption unit have received permission to view the body of Arthur Porter in Panama in ... «Toronto Star, Jul 15»
Tycoon Arthur Ryan's tribute as he buries hero son Barry
Primark founder Arthur Ryan hailed his son Barry as a true hero for having sacrificed his own life in a brave but doomed bid to save his son and ... «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
Pride of Australia Medal 2015: Arthur Maloney has changed …
FOR 55 years, Arthur Maloney has been an amateur boxing coach in a small NSW town near Lismore, training youngsters and changing ... «The Daily Telegraph, Jul 15»
Arthur Suydam Responds To Confirmed Photoshopping Of His Photos
So what did Arthur have to say? He told Bleeding Cool. “Thanks for bringing the photo to our attention. I'm on the road with no Internet, but if it's ... «Bleeding Cool News, Jul 15»
Liam Garrigan to Play King Arthur in ONCE UPON A TIME
BroadwayWorld has learned that Liam Garrigan (24: LIVE ANOTHER DAY) has been cast as King ARTHUR in ONCE UPON A TIME. The actor ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»
Poll: Where Should Arthur Play?
Koby Arthur looks set to get this chance this year, after much speculation over the 19 year old's future this summer, he has signed a further two ... «Vitalfootball, Jul 15»
Woman dies in PA wreck Monday
Port Arthur police indicated in a press statement issued Monday the accident occurred in the 3800 block of Gulfway Drive. Witnesses at the ... «The Port Arthur News, Jul 15»
Talensi By-Election: NPP's Nana Addo & VEEP Amissah-Arthur Are …
Speaking on OKAY FM's "Ade Akye Abia" morning show, Odike again alleged that – “The vice president [Kwesi Amissah-Arthur] was in Talensi ... «Peace FM Online, Jul 15»
The Arthur Suydam Situation Refuses To Die
We ran a response by famed-zombie artist Arthur Suydam's manager to controversy surrounding his appearance at the Montreal Comiccon this ... «Bleeding Cool News, Jul 15»
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