[broo k-hey-vuh n]
- a town in SW Mississippi.
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Examples from the Web for brookhaven
The English haven't a steamer that can catch a Brookhaven schooner.Among the Pines
James R. Gilmore
The largest in area is Brookhaven, which reaches all the way across the island near its central part.
A chartered car carrying fifty men and women was sidetracked at Brookhaven for three days.Negro Migration during the War
Emmett J. Scott
The conscript camp was at Brookhaven, and every man had been ordered to report there or to be treated as a deserter.Strange True Stories of Louisiana
George Washington Cable
General Maxey's brigade, about 5000 strong, was near Brookhaven, and was marching east when I was there.Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863
Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle