- Sir Wil·frid [wil-frid; French weel-freed] /ˈwɪl frɪd; French wilˈfrid/, 1841–1919, Canadian statesman: prime minister 1896–1911.
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Dr. Laurier and Mr. Bell, I must see you both, or one of you, in private.
The next minute Laurier and Thesiger both burst in from the gallery.
As we were parting at the exit gates I called Dr. Laurier aside.
Laurier made inquiries, Laurier chose the turnings, Laurier doubted, Laurier decided.The War in the Air
Herbert George Wells
Yes, it will; Laurier will do anything our boss says these days: you fix it!The Great Gold Rush
W. H. P. (William Henry Pope) Jarvis
- Sir Wilfrid. 1841–1919, Canadian Liberal statesman; the first French-Canadian prime minister (1896–1911)