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Pamela

[pam-uh-luh] /ˈpæm ə lə/
noun
1.
a female given name.

Pamela

[pam-uh-luh] /ˈpæm ə lə/
noun
1.
(or Virtue Rewarded) an epistolary novel (1740) by Samuel Richardson.
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  • There was no doubt about the young man's admiration for Pamela.

    The Hall and the Grange Archibald Marshall
  • I have had inexpressible Pleasure in the Perusal of your Pamela.

  • Only Sylvia, of them all, did not congratulate Pamela with approval.

    The Quiver, 1/1900 Anonymous
  • Pamela glanced up at her sharply as she entered, but she did not speak.

    Theo Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Norman was furious with Pamela now, wouldn't look at her, much less speak to her.

    The Hall and the Grange Archibald Marshall

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