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Definition of Swart

Swart
Swart Swart, n. Sward. [Obs.] --Holinshed.
Swart
Swart Swart, a. [OE. swart, AS. sweart black; akin to OFries, OS. & LG. swart, D. zwart, G. schwartz, OHG. swarz, Icel. svarir, Sw. svart, Dan. sort, Goth. swarts; cf. L. sordes dirt, sordere to be dirty. Cf. Sordid, Surd.] 1. Of a dark hue; moderately black; swarthy; tawny. ``Swart attendants.' --Trench. ``Swart savage maids.' --Hawthorne. A nation strange, with visage swart. --Spenser. 2. Gloomy; malignant. [Obs.] --Milton. Swart star, the Dog Star; -- so called from its appearing during the hot weather of summer, which makes swart the countenance. [R.] --Milton.
Swart
Swart Swart, v. t. To make swart or tawny; as, to swart a living part. --Sir T. Browne.

Meaning of Swart from wikipedia

- Swart is an Afrikaans and Dutch surname meaning "black" (spelled zwart in modern Dutch). Variations on it are de Swart, Swarte, de Swarte, Swarts, Zwart...
- Charles Robberts Swart DMS (5 December 1894 – 16 July 1982), nicknamed Blackie, was a South African politician who served as the last governor-general...
- Jesaia Swart (born 3 July 1938), commonly known as Sjaak Swart, is a Dutch former professional footballer who pla**** as a winger for Ajax. During his...
- Steph**** Andries Johannes Swart (1890 – 6 May 1927) was a South African farmer and one of the first spree killers who killed at least 8 people and wounded...
- The black mamba (Dendroaspis polylepis) is a species of highly venomous snake belonging to the family Elapidae. It is native to parts of sub-Saharan Africa...
- Sirius is the brightest star in the night sky. Its name is derived from the Gr**** word Σείριος, or Seirios, meaning lit. 'glowing' or 'scorching'. The...
- Reine Swart (née Malan) is a South African director, writer and actress. She starred in the Afrikaans surf film Die Pro (2015). She appeared alongside...
- Valiant Swart (born Pierre Nolte, 25 November 1965), is a South African musician, Afrikaans folk rock singer-songwriter, and actor from Wellington. Born...
- Frédéric Swarts (2 September 1866 – 6 September 1940) was a Belgian chemist who prepared the first chlorofluorocarbon, CF2Cl2 (Freon-12) as well as several...
- Eliza (Drumond) Swart. On October 7, 890 Swart married Lizzie A. Roby. They had two children, Elizabeth Swart and William Roby Swart. Swart was a thirty-second...