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Definition of Quaker
quakerNankeen Nan*keen", n. [So called from its being originally
manufactured at Nankin, in China.] [Written also nankin.]
1. A species of cloth, of a firm texture, originally brought
from China, made of a species of cotton (Gossypium
religiosum) that is naturally of a brownish yellow color
quite indestructible and permanent.
2. An imitation of this cloth by artificial coloring.
3. pl. Trousers made of nankeen. --Ld. Lytton.
Nankeen bird (Zo["o]l.), the Australian night heron
(Nycticorax Caledonicus); -- called also quaker.
Meaning of Quaker from wikipedia
- Quakers belong
to a historically Protestant Christian
set of denominations known formally
as the Religious Society
of Friends. Members
- The Quaker
Oats Company, known
, is an American
food conglomerate based
in Chicago. It has been owned
by PepsiCo since
2001. In the 1850s, Ferdinand...
- in the mid-17th century
in Lancashire. Members
are informally known
, as they were said "to tremble
in the way of the Lord". The movement
- Quaker Meeting
meeting, the basic
unit of administration
in the Religious Society
for worship, a Quaker...
of the Religious Society
of Friends, a faith-based community. Quaker
may also refer
Oats Company, a U.S. food company
- A Quaker
gun is a deception tactic
that was commonly
used in warfare during
the 18th and 19th centuries. Although resembling
cannon, the Quaker...
- Quaker State
is an American brand
by S**** Oil Company, the US-based division
of Royal Dutch
2002, when S**** Oil Co...
- Quaker Square
was a shopping
and dining complex located
Akron, Ohio which
is now used by the University
of Akron. Quaker Square
was the original...
- Quaker Steak
& Lube is a casual dining restaurant chain based
in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. The original restaurant
in 1974 by George
- Quaker weddings
are the traditional ceremony
of marriage within
the Religious Society
of Friends. Quaker weddings
in a similar fashion
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