- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for barclay
He had made an arrangement with Barclay H. Warburton, owner of the Philadelphia Evening Telegraph.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire
October 4, 2014
Despite a burning sense of Scottish pride, Barclay, 73, said he was worried about the economy.
“My heart wants to vote yes,” Barclay said, shaking his head wistfully.
Now, a young actor has a choice: “I have a practiced line,” Barclay said of the advice he gives.Can an Action Star Be Gay?
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Mrs. Barclay had sent for her father, but the girl was asleep when he came.Heather and Snow
I had to use him; if Barclay hadn't been sick it might have been different.The Rise of Roscoe Paine
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Captain Barclay listened in silence, with a very grave face.
"But you are not French, boys," Mrs. Barclay said, piteously.
Captain Barclay came out into the garden, and listened for a while with them.
- Alexander . c . 1475–1552, English poet. His works include The Ship of Fools (1509) and Eclogues (c . 1513–14)
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