[hep-zuh-buh, -suh-]


a female given name.

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Examples from the Web for hepzibah

Historical Examples of hepzibah

  • The cup was there in which Hepzibah had prepared Malleville's medicine.

  • Hepzibah went into Phonny's room to see if all was safe, and to get the light.

  • He was familiar, of course, with the eccentricities of his aunt, Hepzibah Armitage.

    The Gilded Man

    Clifford Smyth

  • Hepzibah, since her last confinement, is a vessel for the Spirit to the square of what she was.

    The Maid of Sker

    Richard Doddridge Blackmore

  • Such a family as we have, and the weakness in Hepzibah's back!

    The Maid of Sker

    Richard Doddridge Blackmore