1. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 106
2. [ noun ] (writing) English writer noted for his crime novels (1875-1932)
Synonyms: richard_horatio_edgar_wallace edgar_wallace
Related terms: writer
3. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 264
4. [ noun ] (military,politics) Scottish insurgent who led the resistance to Edward I; in 1297 he gained control of Scotland briefly until Edward invaded Scotland again and defeated Wallace and subsequently executed him (1270-1305)
Synonyms: sir_william_wallace
Related terms: insurgent
5. [ noun ] (biology) English naturalist who formulated a concept of evolution that resembled Charles Darwin's (1823-1913)
Synonyms: alfred_russel_wallace
Related terms: naturalist
Similar spelling:   Wallach