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  1. a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for baptista

Historical Examples of baptista

  • The head Magister, Baptista, had the usual salary of the guild as head master.

    The Cathedral Builders

    Leader Scott

  • He was informed by Baptista of the infidelity of Maria de Vellorno.

    A Sicilian Romance

    Ann Radcliffe

  • Baptista arose, looked out of the window, and took the easy course.

  • Baptista did not much like the idea of being left alone; it was gloomy, she said.

  • As they sat, Baptista would not suffer her eyes to turn towards him.