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Randall

or Randal

[ran-dl] /ˈræn dl/
noun
1.
a male given name.
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  • He had glided back, and was standing at randal's elbow, pointing out the exact spot where he alleged he had seen the cat.

    Motor Matt's Air Ship Stanley R. Matthews
  • Then there were the maids, and the grooms, and the farm folk, who were all friends of randal's.

    The Gold Of Fairnilee Andrew Lang
  • randal announced his arrival in London from the Continent, and his intention of staying there for a while.

    The Evil Genius Wilkie Collins
  • Only the women were left in the house, and randal played with the shepherd's children.

    The Gold Of Fairnilee Andrew Lang
  • In this letter, randal, despite all his acuteness, could not detect the honest compunction of the writer.

    My Novel, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Simon Grieve lighted from his horse, and whispered to randal's mother.

    The Gold Of Fairnilee Andrew Lang
  • Here was what she had confessed to the sceptical randal she had dreamed and sighed for.

    My Novel, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Soon randal heard heavy steps on the stairs, and whispering.

    The Gold Of Fairnilee Andrew Lang
  • But Jenny shook her head, laid the card on the desk beside randal, and vanished without saying a word.

    My Novel, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • randal threw himself on the pile of rugs and began to roll on it.

    The Gold Of Fairnilee Andrew Lang
Word Origin and History for randal

Randal

masc. proper name, shortened from Old English Randwulf, from rand "shield" (see rand) + wulf "wolf" (see wolf (n.)). Cf. Randolph.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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