bailey

  1. American singer (1918-1990)
  2. English lexicographer who was the first to treat etymology consistently; his work was used as a reference by Samuel Johnson (died in 1742)
  3. the outer courtyard of a castle
  4. the outer defensive wall that surrounds the outer courtyard of a castle

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Bailey

The ward or courtyard inside the castle walls, includes exercise area, parade ground, emergency corral
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Bailey

Meaning as a surname: Name for a bailiff or one who lived near a bail, the wall of a fort.
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bailey

[n] - American singer (1918-1990) 2. [n] - English lexicographer who was the first to treat etymology consistently 3. [n] - the outer courtyard of a castle 4. [n] - the outer defensive wall that surrounds the outer courtyard of a castle
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bailey

fortified enclosure in a medieval castle
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bailey

An open space or court of a stone-built castle. ...
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Bailey

Baileys were large enclosures around the main tower of a motte and bailey castle. They were defended by a large bank with a palisade or wall and a ditch. If there were a series of baileys these may each be defensive on their own. It need not have been contemporary to the motte in origin. Sometimes a motte could be added to an existing defensive en...
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Bailey

Bai'ley noun [ The same word as bail line of palisades; confer Late Latin ballium bailey, Old French bail , baille , a palisade, baillier to inclose, shut.] 1. The outer wall of a feudal castle. [ Obsolete] 2. The space immediately within the outer w...
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bailey

noun the outer defensive wall that surrounds the outer courtyard of a castle
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Bailey

Pearl Mae Bailey noun United States singer (1918-1990)
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Bailey

• (n.) The space immediately within the outer wall of a castle or fortress. • (n.) The outer wall of a feudal castle. • (n.) A prison or court of justice; -- used in certain proper names; as, the Old Bailey in London; the New Bailey in Manchester.
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bailey

(from the article `castle`) ...built in France in the 10th century often included a high mound encircled by a ditch and surmounted by the leader`s particular stronghold, as in ... ...by the appearance of innumerable private fortresses, often little more than a wooden stockade upon an earth mound (the motte) with a larger ... [2 relat...
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Bailey

[given name] Bailey is a given name taken from an English surname meaning `bailiff`. The name is in use for both boys and girls in the United States. Bailey was the 666th most popular name for American boys born in 2007 and the 83rd most popular name for American girls. It was most popular for boys in the late 1990s, when it ranked among th...
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Bailey

The USS Bailey was an American Buchanan Class destroyer of 1630 tons displacement launched in 1942. The USS Bailey was powered by four Babcock and Wilcox oil-burning boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots. She carried a complement of 210 and was armed with four 5 inch guns; four 40 mm Bofors anti-aircraft guns; seven 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircra...
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bailey

defended courtyard or ward of a castle. Open area enclosed by the castle walls. A ward
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Bailey

The Bailey is the whole of the other buildings and courts of a castle between the circuits of walls or defences which surround the keep.
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Bailey

Bailey is an English name for boys and girls. The meaning is `governor` The name Bailey is most commonly given to English and Welsh girls. (2 times more often than to American girls.) Use for the other sex: Bailey,, Bailey What do they use in other countries? Baylee Bailee Baileigh Bayley Baily Bailie Baley Baillie Bayly The name sounds like: Baila...
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Bailey

The ward or courtyard inside the castle walls, includes exercise area, parade ground, emergency corral
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Bailey

A walled enclosure or courtyard of a castle; ward.
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Bailey

[castle] A bailey is that part of a castle, in which buildings are to serve the management of the system or for the supply of the castle inhabitants are necessary. These include farm buildings next to workshops, stables and storage rooms such as barns and scales, but also servants` houses as accommodation for staff such as maids, servants a...
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Bailey

The red grape variety is an interspecific cross between Big Extra (Extra) x triumph, They are genes of Vitis lincecumii. Vitis labrusca and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place in 1887 in the USA by the botanist Thomas Volney Munson (1843-1913). She was crossing partner in the new breeds Black Queen and Muscat Bailey A, The...
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