Pronunciation: (rā'mund), [key]
1. Henry Jar•vis Pronunciation: (jär'vis), [key] 1820–69, U.S. publicist: founder of The New York Times.
2. a male given name: from Germanic words meaning “counsel” and “protection.”
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