[[t]ˈbɛr i mən[/t]] n.
big John, 1914–72, U.S. poet

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Berryman — ist der Name folgender Personen: Guy Berryman (* 1978), schottischer Musiker Michael Berryman (* 1948), US amerikanischer Schauspieler John Berryman (1914–1972), US amerikanischer Dichter und Autor Phillip Berryman (* 1938), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Berryman —   [ berɪmən], John, amerikanischer Lyriker, * McAlester (Oklahoma) 25. 10. 1914, ✝ (Selbstmord) Minneapolis 7. 1. 1972. Berrymans Lyrik ist zunächst in Form und Thema traditions und naturverbunden. Später nehmen seine langen Erzählgedichte, in… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Berryman — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Berryman est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Patronyme Le nom de Berryman est celui de plusieurs personnalités (par ordre alphabétique)  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Berryman — biographical name John 1914 1972 American poet …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Berryman — /ber ee meuhn/, n. John, 1914 72, U.S. poet and critic. * * * …   Universalium

  • Berryman — This unusual name is both Olde English and Olde French (i.e. pre 1066) in origin. It derives from the word Burri or Berri translating as a fortress or castle and means one who dwelt at the castle and is also job descriptive for a guard or keeper… …   Surnames reference

  • Berryman — /ber ee meuhn/, n. John, 1914 72, U.S. poet and critic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Berryman, Missouri — Berryman is an unincorporated community on the border between Crawford and Washington Counties in the U.S. state of Missouri. Located along Route 8, it lies in the Mark Twain National Forest about sixteen miles west of Potosi …   Wikipedia

  • Berryman, John — born Oct. 25, 1914, McAlester, Okla., U.S. died Jan. 7, 1972, Minneapolis, Minn. U.S. poet. Berryman attended Columbia University and the University of Cambridge and later taught at various universities. Homage to Mistress Bradstreet (1956), one… …   Universalium

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