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Definition of the noun byrd

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noun

  1. explorer and United States naval officer; led expeditions to explore Antarctica (1888-1957)

People

  1. Byrd a.k.a. William Byrd was an English composer of the Renaissance. He wrote in many of the forms current in England at the time, including various types of sacred and secular polyphony, keyboard, and consort music. He produced sacred music for use in Anglican services, although he himself became a Roman Catholic in later life and wrote Catholic sacred music as well.
  2. Byrd a.k.a. Bobby Byrd: Bobby Howard Byrd, better known as Bobby Byrd, was an American R&B/soul singer, songwriter, bandleader, talent scout, record producer, and musician, who played an integral and important part in the development of soul and funk music in association with James Brown. Byrd began his career in 1952 as member of the gospel group the Gospel Starlighters, who later changed their name to the Avons in 1953 and the Five Royals in 1954, before settling with the name the Flames in 1955 prior to Brown's joining the group; their agent later changed it to The Famous Flames. Byrd was the actual founder of The Flames and credited with the discovery of James Brown. As one of the longest-serving members of the group, Byrd was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame posthumously in 2012. Byrd was also a 1998 recipient of the Rhythm and Blues Foundation's Pioneer Award. Byrd helped to inspire the musical aspirations of James Brown, who launched his career with Byrd.
  3. Byrd a.k.a. Marc Byrd: Carey Marcus "Marc" Byrd is an American musician, writer, and producer best known as one-half of the post-rock/ambient duo Hammock, along with former Common Children band-mate Andrew Thompson.
  4. Byrd a.k.a. Debra Byrd is an American vocalist who has worked with Barry Manilow and Bob Dylan, appeared on Broadway, and serves as the head vocal coach for American Idol and Canadian Idol, also singing backup for the contestants. Byrd has helped with vocals on the Hub Television Series "Majors and Minors".
  5. Byrd a.k.a. Petri Hawkins-Byrd is an African American television personality, known for his role as bailiff on the court program Judge Judy.

There are other people with in their name, like Dan Byrd, Don Byrd, Ian Byrd, Jay Byrd, Jim Byrd, Joe Byrd, Tom Byrd, Adam Byrd, Bill Byrd, Carl Byrd and many others.

Characters

  1. Byrd is a fictional character from the 1949 film Michurin.
  2. Byrd is a fictional character in the 2013 film Calloused Hands.
  3. Byrd is a fictional character from the 2012 film Frisk.

There are other characters with in their name, like Jim Byrd, Billy Byrd, Bobby Byrd, James Byrd and Richard Byrd.

Miscellanea

Byrd is an irregular lunar crater that is located near the north pole of the Moon. The north rim of Byrd is nearly connected to the crater Peary, a formation that is adjacent to the pole. The smaller crater Gioja is attached to the remains of the southwest rim.

Phrases with Byrd

  1. admiral byrd
  2. richard e. byrd
  3. richard evelyn byrd

Printed books with definitions for Byrd

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Google previewManaging Diversity in Today's Workplace: Strategies for Employees and Employers [4 volumes] (2012)

by Michele A. Paludi

Byrd is an assistant professor of management and marketing at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton,

Google previewDiversity in the Workforce (2014)

Current Issues and Emerging Trends by Marilyn Y. Byrd, Chaunda L. Scott

Byrd is an assistant professor of Management and Marketing, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas.

Byrd is a member of the Academy of Management and the Academy of Human Resource Development, where ...

Google previewHandbook of Research on Workforce Diversity in a Global Society: Technologies and Concepts (2012)

Technologies and Concepts by Scott, Chaunda L.

Byrd is an Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas.

Google previewCut the Clutter and Stow the Stuff (2002)

The Q.U.I.C.K. Way to Bring Lasting Order to Household Chaos by Lori Baird

CHAPTER 3 • Steve Brown is a family counselor and therapist in Knoxville, Tennessee; Nancy Byrd is a hard-core neatnik living in Indianapolis, Indiana; Former Peace Corps worker Bob Grimac, a veritable recycling guru, has initiated a ...

Google previewThe Truth About Benjamin Franklin (2001)

by Joyce Snyder

Carol Byrd is a college professor of linguistics and feminist criticism, with a reputation in academia as an original feminist.

Google previewContemporary Country (2008)

by Chris Woodstra, John Bush, Stephen Thomas Erlewine

Still, Byrd is a classy, professional performer, which makes sorting through the chaff to find the wheat a worthwhile experience. Stephen Thomas Erlewine Ten Rounds July 2001, RCA Tracy Byrd seems to have a knack for recording ...

Google previewWilliam Byrd II and His Lost History (1993)

Engravings of the Americas by Margaret Beck Pritchard, Virginia Lascara Sites

A key factor in attributing this group of engravings to a more ambitious history by Byrd is the inclusion of an illustration devoted solely to the Virginia-North Carolina dividing line. An intimate familiarity with the expedition, including the territory ...

Google previewThe Cosmos, Astronomy in the New Millennium (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Byrd is an irregular lunar crater that is located near the north pole of ...

Google previewFinding Your Way Without Map or Compass (2013)

by Harold Gatty

Admiral Byrd refers to them: . . . rough sastrugi which we ...

Google previewMe. Pick Me! (2006)

Marketing Yourself for a Job by E. Corinne Byrd

Corinne Byrd is an author, advertising copywriter, guest columnist and lecturer for The San Francisco Chronicle, and former weekly columnist for California's Mainstreet Media Group. Corinne has prior experience that includes Director of ...

Google previewFort Story and Cape Henry (2005)

by Fielding Lewis Tyler

Virginia governor Harry Flood Byrd is the speaker. The soldiers are from the 12th Coast Artillery Regiment. This image shows another anniversary ceremony at the wooden cross at Cape Henry. President and Mrs. Hoover attended the ...

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Small photo of NEW YORK - JULY 14: New York Mets Marlon Byrd and wife Andrea Byrd attend the Aces, Inc. All Star party at Marquee on July 14, 2013 in New York City.Small photo of HUNGARY - CIRCA 1987: Stamp printed by Hungary, shows Richard E Byrd (1888-1957) discovering South Pole, circa 1987Small photo of CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA - DECEMBER 18: Statue of Senator Robert C. Byrd in the West Virginia State Capitol building on December 18, 2014 in Charleston, West VirginiaSmall photo of NEW YORK - JULY 14: New York Mets Marlon Byrd and wife Andrea Byrd attend the Aces, Inc. All Star party at Marquee on July 14, 2013 in New York City.Small photo of CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA - DECEMBER 18: Statue of Senator Robert C. Byrd in the West Virginia State Capitol building on December 18, 2014 in Charleston, West VirginiaSmall photo of Green Bank, West Virginia - October 15, 2017 - The Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope (GBT) located at the Green Bank Observatory points skyward listening for signals from deep space.Small photo of Green Bank, West Virginia - October 15, 2017 - The Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope (GBT) located at the Green Bank Observatory points skyward listening for signals from deep space. More...

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Quotes about Byrd

Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used. (Richard Byrd)
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Scrabble value of B3Y4R1D2

The value of this 4-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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