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Lyle

[lahyl]
noun
  1. a male given name.
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  • These he gave into the charge of Mr. Lyle, who was to attend the ladies to the University.

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • And Mr. Lyle had promised to come and bring "the Californian."

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • "I presume so; but I do not like to speak of that," gravely replied Mr. Lyle.

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • "But I have not ventured to speak to her yet," stammered Mr. Lyle.

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • "And now about Alden," said Mr. Lyle, by way of changing the conversation.

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth


British Dictionary definitions for lyle

Lyle

noun
  1. Sandy, full name Alexander Walter Barr Lyle. born 1958, Scottish professional golfer: won the British Open Championship (1985) and the US Masters (1988)
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