Sterner Stern"er, n. [See 3d {Stern}.] A director. [Obs. & R.] --Dr. R. Clerke. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sterner — bezeichnet: einen Angehörigen des Sternerbunds Sterner ist der Familienname von Robin Sterner (* 1990), schwedischer Eishockeyspieler Ulf Sterner (* 1941), schwedischer Eishockeyspieler D …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Sterner — Stern Stern, a. [Compar. {Sterner}; superl. {Sternest}.] [OE. sterne, sturne, AS. styrne; cf. D. stuurish stern, Sw. stursk refractory. [root]166.] Having a certain hardness or severity of nature, manner, or aspect; hard; severe; rigid; rigorous; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • E. Donald Sterner — Edwin Donald Sterner (January 3, 1894 – September 30, 1983) was an American lumberman and Republican Party politician who served in both houses of the New Jersey Legislature and as Chairman of the New Jersey Republican State Committee. He was… …   Wikipedia

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