[pem-broo k or especially for 4, -brohk]
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William appears to have organized acquiescence by English lords for John, and was duly awarded when he was made Earl of Pembroke.England’s Greatest Knight Puts ‘Game of Thrones’ to Shame
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He is a graduate of Harvard College and of Pembroke College of Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes scholar.Reboot America! Participants
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September 24, 2010
Pembroke, we know from Clarendon, was "immoderately given to women."The Man Shakespeare
One of Pembroke's gay companions had called, and was in the room waiting for him.Tales And Novels, Volume 4 (of 10)
"Why it's written in French," Pembroke exclaimed, as he bent over to examine it.
Pembroke slipped from behind the curtains and stole softly in pursuit.
The morning passed—a long restless morning for Pembroke—and nothing had happened.
- a town in SW Wales, in Pembrokeshire on Milford Haven: 11th-century castle where Henry VII was born. Pop (with Pembroke Dock): 15 890 (2001)
- the smaller variety of corgi, usually having a short tail
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