- a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “son of exhortation.”
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Examples from the Web for barnaby
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Barnaby Jack could kill a man by computer from 30 feet away, but he never would.
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He could make ATMs spit out cash on demand and kill a man with just a computer, but Barnaby Jack used his powers only for good.
Barnaby Rudge This novel, his fifth, had several false starts and passed through the hands of a number of publishers.Book Bag: Actor Simon Callow’s Favorite Dickens Novels
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But Barnaby, who was by this fairly set agoing, could not now stop himself.
Barnaby True looked around him, but the young lady was gone.
All this Barnaby saw with his first clear consciousness after his swoon.
Wherewith he wished them both joy, and gave Barnaby his hand.
That evening old Barnaby brought his banjo around to the veranda.Southern Lights and Shadows