[huh-rey-shee-oh, haw-, hoh-]
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for horatio
I have always thought of Helen Gurley Brown as the female version of a Horatio Alger hero—the American dream of a self-made woman.Helen Gurley Brown Was the Practical Goddess of Love to Ordinary Women
August 14, 2012
The candidate who is accused of instigating class warfare seems like she has stepped out of a Horatio Alger story.Warren Takes Credit for Occupy Wall Street
Samuel P. Jacobs
October 25, 2011
In 1996, he was enshrined in the Horatio Alger Association.Pizza Guy for President!
January 13, 2011
He was a man, Horatio, take him for all in all, I shall not look upon his like again.Remembering William F. Buckley, a Year Later
February 22, 2009
By dint of will, intelligence, and luck he had risen, Horatio Alger-like, from an impoverished and brutal childhood.What the Richest Men in the World Don't Know
January 23, 2009
Horatio, who in order to ‘report Hamlet and his cause aright to the unsatisfied,’De Profundis
I well know that you will keep it, and have my dear Horatio to drink my health.The Life of Horatio Lord Nelson
But did not I, no longer ago than yesterday, love Horatio more than all the world?
But doth not Horatio doat on me, and may he not in despair break his heart if I abandon him?
When was it in Horatio's power to give me such an instance of affection?