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Bun·yan

 (bŭn′yən), John 1628-1688.
English preacher and writer celebrated for his Pilgrim's Progress (two parts, 1678 and 1684), the allegorical tale of Christian's journey from the City of Destruction to the Celestial City.

Bunyan

(ˈbʌnjən)
n
(Biography) John. 1628–88, English preacher and writer, noted particularly for his allegory The Pilgrim's Progress (1678)

Bun•yan

(ˈbʌn yən)

n.
1. John, 1628–88, English: author of The Pilgrim's Progress.
2. Paul, Paul Bunyan.
Bun`yan•esque′, adj.
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Noun1.Bunyan - English preacher and author of an allegorical novel, Pilgrim's Progress (1628-1688)Bunyan - English preacher and author of an allegorical novel, Pilgrim's Progress (1628-1688)
2.Bunyan - a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and CanadaBunyan - a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada; "Paul Bunyan had a blue ox named Babe"; "the lakes of Minnesota began when Paul Bunyan and Babe's footprints filled with water"