- a town in N Texas.
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for ennis
Then came his turn as Ennis Del Mar, the gay lovelorn cowboy in Brokeback Mountain, and the rest is history.Rob Lowe: Don’t Hate Me Because I’m Beautiful
April 8, 2014
He was twenty-five when he signed up in Dillon, a town west of Ennis, and he went at it just like a rodeo.The Ballad of Johnny France
Richard Ben Cramer
January 12, 2014
By far the most impressive piece of art was the bronze bust of Ennis in the foyer.
He sensed my hesitation to ask about Ennis, so he began to talk about his son without my prompting.
Is there, then, no chance of their stopping in Ennis to-night?The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete
Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
The man I mean was from Clare, somewhere in the neighborhood of Ennis.Confessions Of Con Cregan
Charles James Lever
I'm Mr. O'Shaughnessy, from Ennis; won't you introduce me to the ladies?'Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 1 (of 2)
At Ennis this intervention was publicly announced by resolution.
"The Ennis road to Mal Bay," they replied, and he sent them ahead to scout.Nuala O'Malley
- a town in the W Republic of Ireland, county town of Co Clare. Pop: 22 051 (2002)