Bryan

biographical name Bry·an \ ˈbrī-ən \

Definition of Bryan

William Jennings 1860–1925 American lawyer and politician

Bryan

geographical name Bry·an \ ˈbrī-ən \

Definition of Bryan

city in east central Texas population 76,201

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