- a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “devoted to God.”
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Examples from the Web for lemuel
Among the names was that of Lemuel Bryant, but the man happened to be dead.
I promised to go on, and see Lemuel Bryant, and obtain his testimony.
Lemuel Myrick boasted loudly of his good judgment in voting for her.Cy Whittaker's Place
Joseph C. Lincoln
Lemuel and Edgar had always had a room together, but now Bemis was to have a cot there also.Fair Harbor
Joseph Crosby Lincoln
Did you ever drop across a man, who used to live here, called Lemuel Krill?The Opal Serpent