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Jarrow

[jar-oh] /ˈdʒær oʊ/
noun
1.
a seaport in Tyne and Wear, in NE England, near the mouth of the Tyne River.
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  • Were Jarrow here he would find out for me, but I have sent Jarrow on other business.

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • It is not known with any certainty where Bede was born, but it was probably at Jarrow, in the year 673.

    Grace Darling

    Eva Hope
  • "Jarrow said he'd take me," gasped Dinshaw after he had drunk.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • "Jarrow'll take me in the Nuestra," continued Dinshaw, now as if talking to himself.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • It's turned for me, as I allus said it would, and Jarrow'll head out for my island.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • "Thinks I'm foremast in his brig," said Jarrow, with a leer at Vanderzee.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • "See that he don't git away," Jarrow whispered to Vanderzee.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • "You'll find it comfortable enough on the Nuestra," said Jarrow, his hopes rising.

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
  • What reason have you for believing that Jarrow and Peth want to steal your gold, captain?

    Isle o' Dreams Frederick F. Moore
British Dictionary definitions for Jarrow

Jarrow

/ˈdʒærəʊ/
noun
1.
a port in NE England, in South Tyneside unitary authority, Tyne and Wear: ruined monastery where the Venerable Bede lived and died; its unemployed marched on London in the 1930s; shipyards, oil installations, iron and steel works. Pop: 27 526 (2001)
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