Definition of Burns, Robert in English:

Burns, Robert

Line breaks: Rob¦ert Burns
Pronunciation: /bəːnz
  • (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'. Burns Night celebrations are held in Scotland and elsewhere on his birthday, 25 January.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody