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Noun: baron  ber-un [N. Amer], ba-run [Brit]
  1. A nobleman (in various countries) of varying rank
  2. A British peer of the lowest rank
  3. A very wealthy or powerful businessman
    "an oil baron";
    - big businessman, business leader, king, magnate, mogul, power, top executive, tycoon

Sounds like: barren

Derived forms: barons

Type of: businessman, Lord, man of affairs, noble, nobleman, peer [Brit]

Encyclopedia: Baron, Richard