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Meaning of Vernon

Ver•non

Pronunciation: (vûr'nun), [key]
— n.
  1. (“Old Grog”), 1684–1757, British admiral.
  2. a town in N Connecticut. 27,974.
  3. a city in S British Columbia, in SW Canada. 19,987.
  4. a city in N Texas. 12,695.
  5. a male given name: from a Latin word meaning “springlike.”
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