- 1st Baron. Cecil, William.
- Henry Thack·er [thak-er] /ˈθæk ər/, 1866–1949, U.S. singer: early collector and arranger of spirituals.
- a male given name: from Old English words meaning “hill” and “field.”
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Examples from the Web for burleigh
I'm sure I should rather have wondered what could detain him at Burleigh.Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete
Something was amiss with Burleigh, said his cronies at Gate City.
Burleigh says he 'lost his nerve' when they met Red Cloud's big band.
Could it be that Burleigh lingered on in hopes of their reappearance below?
Major Burleigh was alone with the lovely daughter of the veteran trader.
- a variant spelling of Burghley
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