- EleanorNell, 1650–87, English actress: mistress of Charles II.
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Contemporary Examples of gwyn
The absurdly successful Gwyn Barry is a hilarious take on middlebrow, narcissistic celebrity authors.Remedial Reader: The Essential Martin Amis
Ronald K. Fried
August 24, 2012
It was into these palaces of privilege that Jen and Gwyn seemed to disappear barely moments after their red-carpet strolls.A Starry Night in Morocco
November 29, 2009
Historical Examples of gwyn
Near one of these lakes dwelt a widow, with only one son, named Gwyn.
Gwyn and his wife went out to a farm which he bought, and oh, how happy they were!
Did n't you hear what Mrs. Gwyn said at dinner about the sun?Joy (First Series Plays)
“Smelt a rabbit somewhere,” said Gwyn, and thought no more about the dog.
Gwyn did not know it then, but he had committed one of the great errors of his life.
- Nell, original name Eleanor Gwynne. 1650–87, English actress; mistress of Charles II