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Verner

[vur-ner, vair-; Danish ver-nuhr]
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noun
  1. Karl A·dolph [kahrl ah-dolf] /kɑrl ˈɑ dɒlf/, 1846–96, Danish linguist.
  2. a male given name, form of Warner.
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  • A portion of every morning he spent in the society of Miss Verner.

    The Grateful Indian

    W.H.G. Kingston

  • "That's what I'm beginning to think, too," Verner Hughes agreed.

    The Return

    H. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire

  • "He'll need a good pair of lungs to do that," Verner Hughes commented.

    The Return

    H. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire

  • He carried a cup in every evening, but Mr. Verner scarcely ever touched it.

    Verner's Pride

    Mrs. Henry Wood

  • If Verner's Pride was rightly his, why have they taken it from him?

    Verner's Pride

    Mrs. Henry Wood