Main definitions of Fairbanks in English

: Fairbanks1Fairbanks2

Fairbanks1

proper noun

  • The second largest city in Alaska, in the central part of the state, near the junction of the Chena and Tanana rivers; population 35,132 (est. 2008)

Pronunciation:

Fairbanks

/ˈferbaNGks/

Main definitions of Fairbanks in English

: Fairbanks1Fairbanks2

Fairbanks2

proper noun

  • 1The name of a family of US actors.

    1. 1.1 Douglas (1883–1939); born Douglas Elton Ulman. He cofounded United Artists in 1919 and became known for his swashbuckling roles in such silent movies as "The Mark of Zorro" (1920), "Robin Hood" (1922), and "The Thief of Baghdad" (1924)
    2. 1.2 Douglas, Jr.(1909–2000); born Douglas Elton Ulman Fairbanks. The son of Douglas, several of his roles were also in the swashbuckling tradition. Notable movies: "The Prisoner of Zenda" (1937), "The Corsican Brothers" (1941), and "That Lady in Ermine" (1948)

Pronunciation:

Fairbanks

/ˈferbaNGks/