HyperDic: elihu_yale

English > 1 sense of the expression Elihu Yale:
NOUNperson Elihu Yale, YaleEnglish philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor (1649-1721)
English > Elihu Yale: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningEnglish philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor (1649-1721).
SynonymYale
Instance ofphilanthropist, altruistsomeone who makes charitable donations intended to increase human well-being
SpanishElihu Yale
CatalanElihu Yale

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