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(Placename) a variant spelling of Suwannee


(səˈwɒn i, -ˈwɔ ni, ˈswɒn i, ˈswɔ ni)

also Swanee

a river in SE Georgia and N Florida, flowing SW to the Gulf of Mexico. 240 mi. (386 km) long.
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They formed in 2015, out of 'the ashes of two of the country's most popular local bands, Million Dollar Reload and Swanee River'.
She has also been invited by Ambassador Swanee Hunt at the Institute for Inclusive Security as one of 12 influential Pakistani women leaders.
The NAP Academy, organized by the OSCE Secretariats Gender Section and the Institute for Inclusive Security, opened with a discussion between Paul Bekkers, Director of the Office of the OSCE Secretary General, and Swanee Hunt, Founder and Chair of the Institute for Inclusive Security.
I'm assured that Private Frazer only utters the line when the platoon do genuinely look to be going down the Swanee.
The Warren Greatrextrained seven-year-old, owned by the Swanee River Partnership, may have had a race on his hands had Major Ivan not fallen two out, but the winner was about three lengths ahead at the time and Greatrex has a high opinion of him, saying: "He's in the RSA and the JLT - he's a good horse.
The song and dance extravaganza will include iconic hits such as Cheek to Cheek, Alexander's Ragtime Band, Birth of the Blues, Swanee, Night and Day, I Got Rhythm, Easter Parade and, of course, Puttin' on the Ritz.
So, that's about 13 000 jobs down the Swanee in the real world.
SO CUTE: : A Clanger | | Speaking only in whistles - swanee whistles were used for the sound - they ate blue string pudding and green soup supplied by the Soup Dragon.
It was also great to see a busy percussion section, which included the appearance of an Australian rainmaker and a swanee whistle, during the course of the evening, which was compered by presenter Tommy Pearson.
Alix and Swanee are deeply in love and although they are quite different, they seem to be perfect for each other.
Ambassador Swanee Hunt, chair of the Institute for Inclusive Security, earlier welcomed the Pakistani participants to the discourse, anchored by Huma Haq, Associate Director at the Council's South Asia Centre.
Club audiences across England enjoyed Rob's vocals and guitar, backed by Rod's virtuosity on harmonica, jug, washboard, bass drum, a contraption that incorporated kazoos and swanee whistle plus a foot-operated toy clown ('Arthur') that played symbols