Wayne: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (wān), [key]
  1. (“Mad Anthony”), 1745–96, American Revolutionary War general.
  2. (Marion Michael Morrison) (“Duke”), 1907–79, U.S. film actor.
  3. a township in N New Jersey. 46,474.
  4. a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit. 21,159.
  5. a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “wagonmaker.”
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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