Definition of Burns, Robert in English:

Burns, Robert

Line breaks: Rob¦ert Burns
Pronunciation: /bəːnz
 
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( 1759–96), Scottish poet, best known for poems such as ‘The Jolly Beggars’ (1786) and ‘Tam o’ Shanter‘ (1791), and for old Scottish songs which he collected, including ’Auld Lang Syne'.

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