- Jamesthe Ettrick Shepherd, 1770–1835, Scottish poet.
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"Shocked would be the wrong word, but people were highly surprised, because of his skin color," Hogg says.Barack Obama's Irish Roots
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Tell him I was very glad to hear of two of my boys, English and Hogg.General Gordon
Mr. Hogg sometimes complains that undergraduates were left too much alone.
Shelley and Hogg seem almost to have lived in reality the life of the Scholar Gipsy.
In some ways I dislike the name of Marmaduke as much as Hogg.
When coupled with Hogg it loses what little distinction it might have had by itself.
- an uncastrated male pig
- a sheep of either sex aged between birth and second shearing
- James, known as the Ettrick Shepherd. 1770–1835, Scottish poet and writer. His works include the volume of poems The Queen's Wake (1813) and the novel The Confessions of a Justified Sinner (1824)
- Quintin See Hailsham of St Marylebone
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