Origin of darnel
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How to use darnel in a sentence
The change in the plan of registration, he said, had been recommended by Sir Henry Darnel.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
But in Shakespeare's time Darnel, like Cockle (which see), was the general name for any hurtful weed.The plant-lore and garden-craft of Shakespeare|Henry Nicholson Ellacombe
I know she likes me, for all her wincing; and I shall need some little private comfort, if I marry that ugly thing Darnel.
I shall set about Darnel immediately—a confounded exchange, for the Percy was certainly the finest girl in London.
The Tares sown amongst the wheat were probably the seed of the Darnel.The Romance of Plant Life|G. F. Scott Elliot