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Lindsey

[lind-zee, lin-] /ˈlɪnd zi, ˈlɪn-/
noun
1.
Ben(jamin Barr)
[bahr] /bɑr/ (Show IPA),
1869–1943, U.S. jurist and authority on juvenile delinquency.
2.
a male or female given name.
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  • What does Miss Lindsey think is the matter, and where she is?

    Blue-grass and Broadway Maria Thompson Daviess
  • I simply adore that Lindsey girl, and I know she'll make a great actress.

    Blue-grass and Broadway Maria Thompson Daviess
  • Of course you are going to the mater's with Miss Lindsey and me for tea, per usual?

    Blue-grass and Broadway Maria Thompson Daviess
  • I wonder at Medland: he's generally so strong on 'Lindsey for the Lindseians,' as he once said.

    Half a Hero Anthony Hope
  • Lindsey lingered to speak with Terry after the others had passed below.

    Terry Charles Goff Thomson
British Dictionary definitions for Lindsey

Lindsey

/ˈlɪndzɪ/
noun
1.
Parts of Lindsey, an area in E England constituting a former administrative division of Lincolnshire
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