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  1. a male given name, form of Algernon.
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  1. variant of -algia: coxalgy.
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Historical Examples of algy

  • "Why, a Canne'd one," said Algy West, who is always so ready.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 103, December 31, 1892


  • Algy Martyn had listened to this recital with growing amazement.

    Jill the Reckless

    P. G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse

  • "All that racket will wake me up mornings," complained Algy sadly.

  • "I thought the Army was a place for gentlemen," murmured Algy aghast.

  • "Let me explain, sir," went on Algy, with a slight wave of his hand.