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[lahyl] /laɪl/
a male given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • While the boys were thus talking they received word that General Lyle wished to see them.

    Campmates Kirk Munroe
  • And Mr. Lyle had promised to come and bring "the Californian."

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • The principal traitor, Lyle, still eluded discovery, but a price was set upon his head.

    Jasper Lyle Harriet Ward
  • "I presume so; but I do not like to speak of that," gravely replied Mr. Lyle.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • I saw him the other day, and had a talk with him regarding Lyle, and I wanted to tell you about it, but have had no opportunity.

    The Award of Justice A. Maynard Barbour
British Dictionary definitions for Lyle


Sandy, full name Alexander Walter Barr Lyle. born 1958, Scottish professional golfer: won the British Open Championship (1985) and the US Masters (1988)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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