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[uh-leg-ruh; Italian ahl-le-grah] /əˈlɛg rə; Italian ɑlˈlɛ grɑ/
a female given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • But Allegra I don't know about; I can't think what to wish for the child.

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  • But Allegra is true to her name, the happiest young miss of three I have ever seen.

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  • The doctor, who is ordinarily so scientific and unsentimental, has fallen in love with Allegra.

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  • This photograph might have been a portrait of Allegra grown five years older.

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  • The doctor, without a moment's hesitation, had risked his life to save Allegra.

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