Younger may refer to:
- the superiority comparative of "young"
- Younger (Title), the title traditionally given to the heir apparent to a Laird
- Lucas Cranach the Younger, German painter
- Jan Brueghel the Younger, Flemish painter
- Olof Rudbeck the Younger, Swedish scientist and explorer
- Seneca the Younger, Roman Stoic philosopher
- Viscount Younger of Leckie, title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom
As family name:
- Cole Younger (1844-1916), Confederate guerrilla and outlaw
- Younger v. Harris, a decision of the United States Supreme Court
Other articles related to "younger":
... Thomaskirche in Leipzig, and son of the composer and court kapellmeister Anders Düben (the Younger] ... He was the father of four children Gustav von Düben the Younger (1659-1726), Joachim von Düben the Elder (1671-1730), Emerentia von Düben (1669-1743) and Anders von Düben (the ... Anders the Younger appears to have been the only one of his children who followed in his father's footsteps as a composer, courtier and eventually kapellmeister ...
... other relationships are decided based on age, in which even twins may be divided into elder and younger siblings ... as senior and junior, or as an elder compared with someone younger in the family/company/organization the terms are used more widely than a true mentor/prot ... On rare occasions, a younger person may also be considered the senpai of an elder person if circumstances dictate—such as if the elder entered an organization or company at a later ...
... Evelle Jansen Younger (June 19, 1918 – May 4, 1989) was an American politician ... Younger was a member of the Republican Party ... Though he was defeated for governor, Younger's ticket-mate, Mike Curb, won the office of lieutenant governor ...
... Yancey was the oldest of four children including a younger brother (Earl), a younger sister (Martha) and a younger brother, John, also a rapper/producer known as Illa J ...
Famous quotes containing the word younger:
“In the planning and designing of new communities, housing projects, and urban renewal, the planners both public and private, need to give explicit consideration to the kind of world that is being created for the children who will be growing up in these settings. Particular attention should be given to the opportunities which the environment presents or precludes for involvement of children with persons both older and younger than themselves.”
—Urie Bronfenbrenner (b. 1917)
“The younger brother must help to pay for the pleasures of the elder.”
—Jane Austen (17751817)
“As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.”
—Oscar Wilde (18541900)