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Dowered Dow"ered, p. a.
Furnished with, or as with, dower or a marriage portion.
Dowerless Dow"er*less, a.
Destitute of dower; having no marriage portion. --Shak.
DoweryDowery Dow"er*y, n.
See Dower. EndowerEndower En*dow"er, v. t. [Cf. OF. endouairer. See Dower,
To endow. [Obs.] --Waterhouse.
Endower En*dow"er, n.
One who endows.
Overshadower O"ver*shad"ow*er, n.
One that throws a shade, or shadow, over anything. --Bacon.
Widower Wid"ow*er, n.
A man who has lost his wife by death, and has not married
Widowerhood Wid"ow*er*hood, n.
The state of being a widower.
Meaning of Dower from wikipedia
is a provision accorded
by law, but traditionally
by a husband
or his family, to a wife for her support
in the event
that she should become
- On an English, Scottish
estate, a dower house
a moderately large house available
for use by the widow
of the previous owner
- The Dower
Park is a building
in Bristol, England. It is one Bristol's more prominent
landmarks, set on Purdown, a hill above
the M32 motorway...
Alan Vincent Gandar Dower
1898 – 6 May 1980) was a British
and politician. He was Conservative Member
& Hall is a British Jewellery brand
that was established
in 1990 by husband
and wife team Dan Dower
Hall. The brand
has a store
Lake is a lake in Todd County, in the U.S. state
of Minnesota. Dower
Lake was named
for Sampson Dower
, an English
settler. List of lakes
- to buy land to add to his personal
estate. She also brought nearly
100 dower slaves
for her use during
her lifetime. They and their descendants
- was not purely
2004, p. 125. Weinberg
2005, p. 310 Dower
1986, p. 5, calls attention
to the fact that "the Allied struggle
1972, of the Ryukyu
Islands – was fully
to John Dower
, in his book Cultures
of War: Pearl
Harbor/Hiroshima/9-11/Iraq, the factors...
- John W. Dower
(born June 21, 1938 in Providence, Rhode
Island) is an American author
and historian. His 1999 book Embracing
Defeat: ****an in the Wake...