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Elsie

[el-see] /ˈɛl si/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Elizabeth.
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  • I only remembered Elsie Wylton as a young girl with her hair down her back.

    The Sixth Sense Stephen McKenna
  • I believe we all are—Meg and Elsie, and the boys, and even the Vicar!

  • In the mean time the strange adventure on The Mountain had brought the young master into new relations with Elsie.

    Elsie Venner Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  • But little did Elsie think, as she said these words, of what Mary's reward would be.

  • It was not very singular that Elsie should be lingering in her old haunts, from which the change of season must soon drive her.

    Elsie Venner Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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