- George,1678–1707, English playwright, born in Ireland.
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Contemporary Examples of farquhar
The rope breaks and Farquhar swims downriver and into a forest, and from there he begins a journey back to his wife and his home.Carsten Stroud’s Book Bag: My Top Five Horror Classics
July 23, 2013
Farquhar, 28 a singer, who performed at the ceremony, briefly dated Wills after he finished school in 2000.Sex Lives of the New Royals
July 25, 2012
Historical Examples of farquhar
"We need look no further, Mrs. Campbell," said Mr. Farquhar.The Settlers in Canada
Bleyer answered the appeal in Lady Farquhar's eyes by rising.
Farquhar diverted him from his regrets by asking him how they had made the capture.
"He's the coolest hand I ever heard," Farquhar said to the party on the porch.
It is enough to mention Mrs. Farquhar's name to an habitue of the Springs.Their Pilgrimage
Charles Dudley Warner
- George. 1678–1707, Irish-born dramatist; author of comedies such as The Recruiting Officer (1706) and The Beaux' Stratagem (1707)
surname attested from late 12c., from Gaelic fearchar "very dear one."