Associations to the word «Johnston»


JOHNSTON, proper noun. A Scottish habitational surname from a place in Dumfriesshire, meaning "John's town".
JOHNSTON, proper noun. An English surname, variant of Johnson.

Dictionary definition

JOHNSTON, noun. Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891).

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope