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Lemuel

[lem-yoo-uh l]
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noun
  1. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “devoted to God.”
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Historical Examples

  • Among the names was that of Lemuel Bryant, but the man happened to be dead.

    Ned Myers

    James Fenimore Cooper

  • I promised to go on, and see Lemuel Bryant, and obtain his testimony.

    Ned Myers

    James Fenimore Cooper

  • Lemuel Myrick boasted loudly of his good judgment in voting for her.

    Cy Whittaker's Place

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Lemuel and Edgar had always had a room together, but now Bemis was to have a cot there also.

    Fair Harbor

    Joseph Crosby Lincoln

  • Did you ever drop across a man, who used to live here, called Lemuel Krill?

    The Opal Serpent

    Fergus Hume