Definition of Fitzgerald in English :

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Fitzgerald meaning in English

Meaning of Fitzgerald in English

Pronunciation of Fitzgerald in English

Fitzgerald pronunciation in English

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1. edward fitzgerald, fitzgerald

English poet remembered primarily for his free translation of the poetry of Omar Khayyam (1809-1883)

2. f. scott fitzgerald, fitzgerald, francis scott key fitzgerald

United States author whose novels characterized the Jazz Age in the United States (1896-1940)

3. ella fitzgerald, fitzgerald

United States scat singer (1917-1996)

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Edward. 1809–83, English poet, noted particularly for his free translation of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (1859)
Ella. 1918–96, US jazz singer, noted esp for her vocal range and scat singing
F(rancis) Scott (Key). 1896–1940, US novelist and short-story writer, noted particularly for his portrayal of the 1920s in The Great Gatsby (1925) and Tender is the Night (1934)
Garret. 1926–2011, Irish politician; leader of Fine Gael Party (1977–87); prime minister of the Republic of Ireland (1981–82 and 1982–87)

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Edward(born Edward Purcell) 1809-83; Eng. poet & translator of The Rubáiyát
: also written Fitzgerald
Ella1917-96; U.S. jazz singer
F(rancis) Scott (Key)1896-1940; U.S. author

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American writer who epitomized the Jazz Age. His novels include The Great Gatsby (1925) and Tender Is the Night (1934).
British poet and noted translator of The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (1859).
American jazz singer known for her scat singing and for her expressive interpretation of lyrics. In the 1950s and 1960s she released an acclaimed series of records devoted to the work of important American songwriters.

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