Definition of Orphan. Meaning of Orphan. Synonyms of Orphan

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Definition of Orphan

Orphan
Orphan Or"phan, a. Bereaved of parents, or (sometimes) of one parent.
Orphan
Orphan Or"phan, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Orphaned; p. pr. & vb. n. Orphaning.] To cause to become an orphan; to deprive of parents. --Young.

Meaning of Orphan from wikipedia

- An orphan (from the Gr****: ορφανός, romanized: orphanós) is a child whose parents have died, are unknown, or have permanently abandoned them. In common...
- Orphan Black is a Canadian science fiction thriller television series created by screenwriter Graeme Manson and director John Fawcett, starring Tatiana...
- An orphan drug is a pharmaceutical agent developed to treat medical conditions which, because they are so rare, would not be profitable to produce without...
- Orphan is a 2009 psychological horror film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and written by David Leslie Johnson from a story by Alex Mace. The film stars...
- The Orphan Train Movement was a supervised welfare program that transported orphaned and homeless children from crowded Eastern cities of the United States...
- Orphan Black is a Canadian science fiction television series that premiered on March 30, 2013 on Space. The series was created by Graeme Manson and John...
- An orphan work is a copyright-protected work for which rightsholders are positively indeterminate or uncontactable. Sometimes the names of the originators...
- In typesetting, widows and orphans are lines at the beginning or end of a paragraph which are left dangling at the top or bottom of a page or column,...
- "Orphan 55" is the third episode of the twelfth series of the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who, first broadcast on BBC One on 12...
- Orphan X is a 2016 thriller novel written by Gregg Hurwitz. It is the first in a five-book series of the same name from publisher Minotaur Books with the...
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