Braille

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Braille
A system of printing or writing for the blind in which the characters and numerals are represented by patterns of raised tangible points or dots. It was invented by Louis Braille , a French teacher of the blind.
verb braille
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  1. to transcribe in Braille.
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  1. A point system of writing in which patterns of raised dots represent letters and numerals
  2. French educator who lost his sight at the age of three and who invented a system of writing and printing for sightless people (1809-1852)
  3. Transcribe in braille
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  1. Louis Braille
  2. Alternative letter-case form of braille

Braille was also found in the following language(s): Dutch

Notable Persons Named Braille

Braille is a hip hop music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1994 to present. Braille was given the name Bryan Winchester on September 27th, 1981 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Braille is also known as Braille Brizzy and Reflection.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Braille

Louis was born on January 4th, 1809 in Coupvray, France. He left this life on January 6th, 1852.

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Braille is a hip hop music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1994 to present. Braille was given the name Bryan Winchester on September 27th, 1981 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Braille is also known as Braille Brizzy and Reflection.

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Fun Facts about the name Braille

  • How unique is the name Braille? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Braille was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Braille: Your name in reverse order is Elliarb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eabrill. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Braille born Nov 22, 1950

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Bulgaria approximately on 1025. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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