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Lara

noun
  1. Brian Charles. born 1969,Trinidadian cricketer: scored 11,953 runs in 131 test matches (1990–2006) for the West Indies; holder of records for highest individual score in first-class cricket (501 not out for Warwickshire, 1994) and for highest test innings (400 not out against England, 2004)
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  • I, too, am a de Lara, and in my father's absence the head of the house.

    Sir Henry Morgan, Buccaneer

    Cyrus Townsend Brady

  • You will want others; they will come; but Lara has the first key.'

    Tancred

    Benjamin Disraeli

  • I shall give you a note to Lara; cultivate him, he is the man you want.

    Tancred

    Benjamin Disraeli

  • Lara thoroughly comprehends Palestine and all that pertains to it.

    Tancred

    Benjamin Disraeli

  • They made the peasant Lara knock; his own brother opened the door.

    Falkland, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton