Elspeth

[el-speth, -spuh th]
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noun

a female given name, form of Elizabeth.

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Examples from the Web for elspeth

Contemporary Examples of elspeth

  • Read the Army's comments and Elspeth Reeve's original story below.

    The Daily Beast logo
    Suicidal Soldiers

    Elspeth Reeve

    May 11, 2009

  • Elspeth Reeve on why the culture of humiliation and stigma makes matters worse.

    The Daily Beast logo
    Suicidal Soldiers

    Elspeth Reeve

    May 11, 2009

Historical Examples of elspeth

  • It was to Elspeth's cottage that she and her babe had been brought.

    Red Cap Tales

    Samuel Rutherford Crockett

  • Elspeth hung her head and coloured, glancing about as one caught in a trap.

    In the Border Country

    Josephine Daskam Bacon

  • Elspeth, the linen is all in to-day and 'tis for you to count it.

    In the Border Country

    Josephine Daskam Bacon

  • At length the animals are rounded up into the byre, and Elspeth proceeds with the milking.

  • I only wanted to see Elspeth because I have a message for her.

    We Two

    Edna Lyall