Examples from the Web for ethel
In 1919, Ethel Parsons and Telfor Paullin made a painting that lifts hearts and souls, just by being fine art.
So welcome back, Edna and Ethel; come on down, Gertrude and Percy; walk right in, Wilhelmina and Wolfgang.
The elevator descended with a draft," he writes, "chilling Ethel in all the damp spots.What the Leaked J.D. Salinger Stories Reveal About the Author|Andrew Romano|November 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Lucy and Ethel wish to go to a nightclub, while Ricky and Fred would rather go see a fight.The Week in Nostalgia: ‘Fight Club’ Hits Theaters, Cyndi Lauper’s Album Drops, and More (VIDEO)|Chancellor Agard|October 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But why should the Tea Party radicals in Congress, or your average American Joe or Ethel, believe it this time?
Ethel Brown, you're running Ethel Blue hard in the line of ideas!Ethel Morton at Rose House|Mabell S. C. Smith
Five years ago she had said, "Now it's Ethel," as she had seen him turn to the fresher beauty.The Gay Cockade|Temple Bailey
This again was unlike the Ethel he knew, but sorrow has a refining effect on all characters.More William|Richmal Crompton
"Oh, there's surely been a misunderstanding," repeated Ethel Lacey.Jane Allen: Right Guard|Edith Bancroft
“Most landscapes must be just note book pictures, then,” guessed Ethel Brown.Ethel Morton at Sweetbrier Lodge|Mabell S. C. Smith
Word Origin and History for ethel
fem. proper name, originally a shortening of Old English Etheldred, Ethelinda, etc., in which the first element means "nobility."