Meaning as a surname: Someone who lived near a bank of ferns.
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United States film actor; son of Douglas Elton Fairbanks, (1909-2000)Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=Fairbanks
city, east-central Alaska, U.S. It lies along the Chena River (tributary of the Tanana), some 360 miles (580 km) north of Anchorage and about 100 ... [3 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/f/3
Fairbanks, city (1990 pop. 30,843), Fairbanks North Star Borough, E central Alaska, on the Chena River near its confluence with the Tanana; inc. 1903. Fairbanks is the only sizable urban center in the vast Alaskan interior. Government, mining, tourism, oil pipeline services, and lumbering are import...Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/us/A0818139.html
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