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Hughie

[hyoo-ee or, often, yoo-ee] /ˈhyu i or, often, ˈyu i/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Hugh.
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  • Hughie drew himself up until he was at least an inch taller.

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  • She came down the path and took away Hughie's bow and arrow.

    The Goody-Naughty Book Sarah Cory Rippey
  • Hughie threw himself down on his stomach and screamed with anger.

    The Goody-Naughty Book Sarah Cory Rippey
  • She walked back to the house, leaving Hughie sitting on the grass.

    The Goody-Naughty Book Sarah Cory Rippey
  • Hughie, you do extremely wrong to speak in that tone to Irene.

    A Modern Tomboy L. T. Meade
  • She is always so sad when she thinks of us; but Hughie and I are not really unhappy.

    A Modern Tomboy L. T. Meade
  • Hughie is at a pretty good school, although it is rather rough.

    A Modern Tomboy L. T. Meade
  • Hughie was standing on the steps, blowing a loud whistle through his fingers.

    A Modern Tomboy L. T. Meade
  • Hughie and Miss Frost were pacing about in one of the corridors.

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  • Hughie was the sort of boy to be touched by Rosamund's words.

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British Dictionary definitions for Hughie

Hughie

/ˈhjuːɪ/
noun
1.
(Austral & NZ, informal) the god of rain and of surf (esp in the phrases send her down, Hughie! and send 'em up, Hughie!)
Word Origin
C20: of uncertain origin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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