Definition of Hanks. Meaning of Hanks. Synonyms of Hanks

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Hanks. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Hanks and, of course, Hanks synonyms and on the right images related to the word Hanks.

Definition of Hanks

Hank
Hank Hank, n. [Cf. Dan. hank handle, Sw. hank a band or tie, Icel. hanki hasp, clasp, h["o]nk, hangr, hank, coil, skein, G. henkel, henk, handle; ar prob. akin to E. hang. See Hang.] 1. A parcel consisting of two or more skeins of yarn or thread tied together. 2. A rope or withe for fastening a gate. [Prov. Eng.] 3. Hold; influence. When the devil hath got such a hank over him. --Bp. Sanderson. 4. (Naut.) A ring or eye of rope, wood, or iron, attached to the edge of a sail and running on a stay.
Hank
Hank Hank, v. t. 1. [OE. hanken.] To fasten with a rope, as a gate. [Prov. Eng.] --Wright. 2. To form into hanks.

Meaning of Hanks from wikipedia

- Jeffrey Hanks was born in Concord, California, on July 9, 1956, to hospital worker Janet Marylyn (née Frager) and itinerant cook Amos "Bud" Hanks. Hanks is...
- Hanks is a surname of English, or Dutch origin, meaning "son of Hankin" and may refer to: Carol Hanks Aucamp (born 1943), American tennis player Colin...
- Pieces. He is the eldest son of actor Tom Hanks. Hanks was born in Sacramento, California to actor Tom Hanks and Tom's first wife, producer and actress...
- Chester Marlon Hanks (born August 4, 1990), known professionally as Chet Hanx, is an American actor and musician. The son of actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson...
- itinerant cook Amos Mefford Hanks. Hanks is also the youngest brother of fellow actor Tom Hanks and entomologist Larry Hanks, but they were not raised together...
- Tom Hanks and Jim Hanks. "Lawrence Michael Hanks, Born 01/26/1953 in California". California Birth Index. Retrieved May 4, 2017. "Lawrence M. Hanks Curriculum...
- Tom Hanks is an American actor and filmmaker who has had an extensive career in film, television, and stage. Hanks made his professional acting debut on...
- is explored in greater detail in the Nancy Hanks Lincoln heritage article. Nancy Hanks was born to Lucy Hanks in what was at that time part of Hampshire...
- stars Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson and Sally Field. The story depicts several decades in the life of Forrest Gump (Hanks), a slow-witted...
- Harte Hanks is a global marketing services company headquartered in Boston, M****achusetts. Harte Hanks services include analytics, strategy, marketing...