Who is Paine?

  • (noun): American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in England) who supported the American colonist's fight for independence and supported the French Revolution (1737-1809).
    Synonyms: Tom Paine, Thomas Paine
    See also — Additional definitions below


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List Of Chief Justices Of The Oregon Supreme Court
... Boise (1862-1864) 6 Paine Page Prim (1864-1866) 7 Erasmus D ... Boise (1867-1870) 6 Paine Page Prim (1870-1872) 8 William W ... Bonham (1874-1876) 6 Paine Page Prim (1876-1878) 10 James K ...
Lauran Paine
... Lauran Bosworth Paine (born February 25, 1916 in Duluth, Minnesota – 2003 in California) was an American writer of Western fiction ... Paine wrote over 900 books, including hundreds of Westerns as well as romance, science fiction, and mystery novels ... a limited number of books under a single author's name, Paine adopted dozens of pseudonyms ...
Sally Pierone - Early Life
... Sally Pierone was born Sarah Nettleton Paine on 10 February 1921 in Spokane, Washington ... of two children born to Clara Abercrombie Paine and attorney Alan Paine ... Clara Paine survived, but for six weeks the baby remained in the hospital ...
List Of United States Political Families (P) - The Paines
... Elijah Paine (1757–1842), member of the Vermont Legislature, Justice of the Vermont Supreme Court 1791-1793, U.S ... Father of Charles Paine ... Charles Paine (1799–1853), Vermont State Representative 1828-1829, Governor of Vermont 1841-1843 ...
Paine, Chile - Administration
... As a commune, Paine is a third-level administrative division of Chile administered by a municipal council, headed by an alcalde who is directly elected every four years ... Within the electoral divisions of Chile, Paine is represented in the Chamber of Deputies by Ramón Farías (PPD) and Mr ...

More definitions of "Paine":

  • (noun): American Revolutionary leader and signer of the Declaration of Independence (1731-1814).
    Synonyms: Robert Treat Paine

Famous quotes containing the word paine:

    I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.
    —Thomas Paine (1737–1809)

    The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it NOW deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.
    —Thomas Paine (1737–1809)

    He that rebels against reason is a real rebel, but he that in defence of reason rebels against tyranny has a better title to “Defender of the Faith,” than George the Third.
    —Thomas Paine (1737–1809)