Synonyms for david bruce |

Synonyms and antonyms for david bruce

1. Bruce (n.)

Australian physician and bacteriologist who described the bacterium that causes undulant fever or brucellosis (1855-1931)


2. David (n.)

(Old Testament) the 2nd king of the Israelites; as a young shepherd he fought Goliath (a giant Philistine warrior) and killed him by hitting him in the head with a stone flung from a sling; he united Israel with Jerusalem as its capital; many of the Psalms are attributed to David (circa 1000-962 BC)


3. Bruce (n.)

king of Scotland from 1306 to 1329; defeated the English army under Edward II at Bannockburn and gained recognition of Scottish independence (1274-1329)


4. David (n.)

French neoclassical painter who actively supported the French Revolution (1748-1825)


5. David (n.)

patron saint of Wales (circa 520-600)