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[hur-kuh-mer] /ˈhɜr kə mər/
Nicholas, 1728–77, American Revolutionary general. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • It was of them that Herkimer spoke, plainly enough, though he gave no names.

    In the Valley Harold Frederic
  • Herkimer's tanned and swarthy face changed color at this taunt.

    In the Valley Harold Frederic
  • Great was the excitement in Herkimer county when this report was received.

  • Near the city is the grave of Gen. Herkimer, to whom a monument was erected in 1896.

  • The township of Herkimer was organized in 1788, and in 1807 the village was incorporated.

  • You would find the same consonants in the County of Herkimer.

    Assimilative Memory Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
  • It was late when we started for Herkimer, a town twelve miles away.

    On a Donkey's Hurricane Deck R. Pitcher Woodward
  • This introduction made Herkimer County famous for its cheese.

    The Book of Cheese

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • "I want you to give up the Tories in your party," said Herkimer.

    Famous Indian Chiefs Charles H. L. Johnston
  • "No, I will not move," said old Herkimer, with calm decision.

    Famous Indian Chiefs Charles H. L. Johnston

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