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Jacobs

[ jey-kuhbz ]
/ ˈdʒeɪ kəbz /
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A·let·ta [uh-let-uh; Dutch ah-let-ah], /əˈlɛt ə; Dutch ɑˈlɛt ɑ/, 1854–1929, Dutch physician and pioneer of the birth control movement.
Helen Hull, 1908–97, U.S. tennis player.
Hir·sch(el) [hur-shuhl], /ˈhɜr ʃəl/, 1904–70, U.S. thoroughbred horse trainer.
Jane, 1916–2006, U.S. author and urbanologist.

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