Examples from the Web for algernon
Miss Algernon, who could only listen, trembled and turned sick at heart.M. or N. "Similia similibus curantur."|G.J. Whyte-Melville
"'Pon honor, my dear fellow, I don't know," replied Lord Algernon.Quincy Adams Sawyer and Mason's Corner Folks|Charles Felton Pidgin
Yet Algernon who was selfish, contended, conquered, and was never reprimanded.Tales of My Time, Vol. 1 (of 3)|William Pitt Scargill
So the algebra was of some use in the world after all; Algernon Kirkendall was a scout without knowing it.Pee-wee Harris on the Trail|Percy Keese Fitzhugh
He had preferred to breakfast at Algernon's hour, who had left word for eleven.The Ordeal of Richard Feverel, Complete|George Meredith
masc. proper name, literally "with mustaches," from Old French als gernons, from a les "to the, with the" + gernon, variant of grenon "mustache," from Vulgar Latin *granonem, from a Germanic source (cf. Old English granu "mustache").