[ el-bert ]
/ ˈɛl bərt /
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Mount, a mountain in central Colorado, in the Sawatch range: second highest peak of the Rocky Mountains in the U.S. 14,431 feet (4,399 meters).
a male given name.
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Words nearby Elbert
Elba, Elbasan, Elbe, Elberfeld, Elbe River, Elbert, Elberta, Elbląg, elbow, elbow-bender, elbow bump
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How to use Elbert in a sentence
Liberals very rarely talk about history, as my Democracy journal colleague Elbert Venture wrote recently in a fine essay.Beck's Lessons for Liberals|Michael Tomasky|June 29, 2011|DAILY BEAST
He tried hard to palm off one of his pet orations on the court, but Major Elbert shut him off sternly.
Major Elbert took a hand, warning the lawyer that he must keep his speech within the limits of gentlemanly use.
Major Elbert's manner was not that of the bully, or of one abusing brief authority.
Elbert is the dasher, named for the brother baker who persuaded Father Baxter to give up hand mixing and take to machinery.Pippin; A Wandering Flame|Laura E. Richards
Elbert Hubbard said, "Blessed is the man who is not looking for a soft snap, for he is the only one who shall find it."How to Analyze People on Sight|Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict
British Dictionary definitions for Elbert
/ (ˈɛlbət) /
Mount Elbert a mountain in central Colorado, in the Sawatch range. Height: 4399 m (14 431 ft)
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