- 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
Could it be that Burleigh lingered on in hopes of their reappearance below?
Yet, ever since that run to Warrior Gap, a change had come over Burleigh.
Burleigh, Newhall and the two boys were mentioned as his guests.
Then, said Burleigh, wouldn't Folsom go on his note, so that he could borrow at the bank?
- a variant spelling of Burghley
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