Dylan

biographical name
Dy·​lan | \ ˈdi-lən How to pronounce Dylan (audio) \

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Bob 1941–     originally Robert Allen Zimmerman American singer and songwriter

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“Dylan.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dylan. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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