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Harris,

Scotland: see Lewis and HarrisLewis and Harris,
island (1985 est. pop. 23,500), 825 sq mi (2,137 sq km), largest and northernmost of the Outer Hebrides, Western Isles council area, NW Scotland, 24 mi (35 km) from the mainland across the Minch. The island is also called Lewis or the Lews.
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Harris

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1. Sir Arthur Travers, known as Bomber Harris. 1892--1984, British air marshal. He was commander-in-chief of Bomber Command of the RAF (1942--45)
2. Frank. 1856--1931, British writer and journalist; his books include his autobiography My Life and Loves (1923--27) and Contemporary Portraits (1915--30)
3. Joel Chandler. 1848--1908, US writer; creator of Uncle Remus
4. Roy. 1898--1979, US composer, esp of orchestral and choral music incorporating American folk tunes

Harris

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the S part of the island of Lewis with Harris, in the Outer Hebrides. Pop.: (including Lewis) 23 390 (latest est.). Area: 500 sq. km (190 sq. miles)
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This labor of love has paid off for ``Pollock'' director-star Ed Harris, who earlier this week earned a best actor Academy Award nomination for his focused determination.
Harris was born in 1964, and by age eight he was being praised for performing steps he had taught himself by watching the television program Soul Train.

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