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Hetty

or Hettie

[het-ee] /ˈhɛt i/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Hester or Esther.
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  • hettie, what's the reason you don't want to talk serious with me?

    The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln
  • One night hettie went to bed, and forgot to put her pet in its cage.

  • But the fact was that both hettie and Arthur were carried away by a rush of passion.

    Not Guilty Robert Blatchford
  • Just then, the conversation was interrupted by the entrance of hettie.

    I've Been Thinking; Azel Stevens Roe
  • hettie was her bright star; hope always rose when she appeared.

    I've Been Thinking; Azel Stevens Roe
  • As they entered the house on their return, hettie was just coming into the hall.

    I've Been Thinking; Azel Stevens Roe
  • Henry had met with hettie Brown occasionally at Mr. Rutherford's.

    I've Been Thinking; Azel Stevens Roe
  • hettie's first impulse was to fly at once to Mr. Rutherford.

    I've Been Thinking; Azel Stevens Roe
  • hettie burst into tears, and David sank to the earth, helpless as an infant.

    I've Been Thinking; Azel Stevens Roe
  • hettie was deeply affected, but she felt that she must deal plainly with him.

    I've Been Thinking; Azel Stevens Roe
British Dictionary definitions for hettie

hettie

/ˈhɛtɪ/
adjective
1.
heterosexual
noun
2.
a heterosexual person
Word Origin
C20: shortened from heterosexual
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