Meaning of Dewey
Pronunciation: (d'ē, dy'ē), [key]
- 1837–1917, U.S. admiral: defeated Spanish fleet in Manila Bay during the Spanish-American War.
- 1859–1952, U.S. philosopher and educator.
- (Melville Louis Kossuth Dewey), 1851–1931, U.S. educator, administrator, and innovator in the field of library science.
- 1902–71, U.S. lawyer and political leader.
- a male given name, form of
- Dewey (Thesaurus)