Masham

Word Origin for Masham

C20: named after Masham, town in N Yorkshire
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Examples from the Web for masham

Historical Examples of masham

  • Early as I was at the rendezvous, Hawkesbury was before me, and with him his friend Masham.

    My Friend Smith

    Talbot Baines Reed

  • Masham, by the way, was very sorry to hear of your accident, and asked me to tell you so.

    My Friend Smith

    Talbot Baines Reed

  • My next was to find out Masham, and take some desperate revenge on him.

    My Friend Smith

    Talbot Baines Reed

  • Masham on seeing me started, and looked inquiringly at Hawkesbury.

    My Friend Smith

    Talbot Baines Reed

  • From 1710 Mrs. Masham's only rival in the royal favour was the Duchess of Somerset.

    The Journal to Stella

    Jonathan Swift