White Bear
   In Abchurch Lane.
   Destroyed in the Fire 1666.
   Rebuilt as " Pontack's," for many years a famous tavern.
   It was in existence as late as 1746.

A Dictionary of London. . 1918.

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  • White bear — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • White Bear — The name White Bear might refer to:* Polar Bear also known as a White Bear. * The Spirit bear an endangered subspecies of black bears in coastal British Columbia. * White Bear Lake Area High School public school serving White Bear Lake and White… …   Wikipedia

  • White bear — Polar Po lar, a. [Cf. F. polaire. See {Pole} of the earth.] 1. Of or pertaining to one of the poles of the earth, or of a sphere; situated near, or proceeding from, one of the poles; as, polar regions; polar seas; polar winds. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • white bear — baltasis lokys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Ursus maritimus angl. polar bear; white bear vok. Eisbär; Polarbär rus. белый медведь; белый полярный медведь; морской медведь; ошкуй; полярный медведь;… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • white bear — bear that is white in color (i.e. polar bear, arctic bear, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • white bear — noun A white, semi aquatic marine species of bear, Ursus maritimus, that is native and best adapted to the Arctic mix of land, ice and sea. Syn: polar bear, sea bear …   Wiktionary

  • white bear — noun 1. : grizzly bear 2. : polar bear …   Useful english dictionary

  • white bear. — See polar bear. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

  • white-bear — n. Polar bear (Thalarctos maritimus) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • white bear — /waɪt ˈbɛə/ (say wuyt bair) noun → polar bear …   Australian English dictionary

  • white bear. — See polar bear. [1590 1600] …   Useful english dictionary

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