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Alick

[al-ik] /ˈæl ɪk/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Alexander.
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  • I beg your pardon, Captain Alick, but what had you in the boat?

    Down South Oliver Optic
  • I suppose there is no doubt about our leaving in the morning, is there, Captain Alick?

    Up the River Oliver Optic
  • Good-tempered Tim, the waggoner, who loved his horses, had his grudge against Alick in the matter of corn.

    Adam Bede George Eliot
  • Do you suppose anything was out of order on board of the steamer, Captain Alick?

    Up the River Oliver Optic
  • “I had rather Alick remained a captain than see a number of officers put aside or die to make room for him,” she answered.

    The Three Admirals W.H.G. Kingston
  • How far ahead do you think the Islander is now, Captain Alick?

    Up the River Oliver Optic
  • "Alick Blane's father was the trooper who shot Bradby," he said, and left us to imagine all the rest.

    The Lost Valley J. M. Walsh
  • Can't you do something to make us more comfortable, Captain Alick?

    Up the River Oliver Optic
  • This is a very nice place, Alick, the only really quiet one we have found.

    The Clever Woman of the Family Charlotte M. Yonge
  • "The gale may last all night as well as all day, Alick," added my father.

    Up the River Oliver Optic

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