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a typical name for a farm labourer; rustic
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C14 hogge, from familiar form of Roger
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  • hodge remembered that Gage had tried to injure Frank in the past, and the dark-eyed plebe was ready to blaze forth in an instant.

    Frank Merriwell's Chums Burt L. Standish
  • There's a change in you: hodge said so, and I didn't believe him.

    A Pessimist Robert Timsol
  • hodge was hardly able to breathe, and Harry Rattleton was fidgeting uneasily.

    Frank Merriwell's Reward Burt L. Standish
  • We can take hodge's mare, put up at a house, and work down the ravine.

    A Pessimist Robert Timsol
  • hodge almost whispered the question, for he was beginning to feel the uncanny air that overshadowed the place.

    Frank Merriwell's Cruise Burt L. Standish

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