Word Origin and History for hennessey
Irish surname, from O'(h)Aonghusa "descendant of Aonghus" ("one-choice").
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for hennessey
Luckily for us, Mr. Hennessey had been attempting to document his bike trip with a helmet-fastened GoPro camera.Viral Video of the Day: Attempted Robbery Caught on Helmet Cam
September 18, 2014
The judge in the case, Matthew Cooper, is “a man of strong ideas, most of them very well thought out,” says Hennessey.
“No snake-handler religion is ever going to get custody of that child,” says Hennessey.
Mr. Hennessey served as director of the National Economic Council for President George W. Bush.The Coming Democratic Split on Social Security
August 19, 2010
By then, Kanye was already at home, probably well into his second bottle of Hennessey, laughing his head off.Leave Kanye Alone
September 14, 2009
"Goat Hennessey was one of my most trusted friends," said Old Beard.Rebels of the Red Planet
Charles Louis Fontenay
"There is nothing to hide, Hennessey," she said with gentle dignity.
"Mr. Hennessey Vivian," replied the Prophet, hesitating as to what he should add.
Hennessey was dumb, and as for Phyl, she knew now that she hated this man.
Hennessey, with his finger on the will, had been staring at Pinckney during this.