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City Councilor Muriel Bowser, the winner Tuesday out of seven Democratic challengers, received a total of only about 40,000 votes.It’s Disenfranchisement When Independents Can’t Vote in Primaries|Linda Killian|April 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Prime of Miss Jean Brodie By Muriel Spark “Give me a girl at an impressionable age, and she is mine for life.”
The Girls of Slender Means by Muriel Spark for its ruthlessness.
Her sister, Muriel, talked to me and showed me letters Margaret had written to her.Lady Thatcher in Full: Charles Moore on Writing Her Biography|Matthew Walther|June 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Interior-design maven Muriel Brandolini has never parted with any pieces in her contemporary-design collection—until now.
Of the "Muriel" whom he had been addressing, nothing was to be seen.Sixes and Sevens|O. Henry
Faith said softly, as she and Muriel found unoccupied chairs near their three friends, who were already seated.Rilla of the Lighthouse|Grace May North
Then, as the month ended, the blasting idea came to Muriel: she was going to have a child.Running Sands|Reginald Wright Kauffman
It was noticeable that Muriel was doing most of the talking.Phyllis|Dorothy Whitehill
Muriel disappeared into the crowd, and it was a little time before she came back again.For Jacinta|Harold Bindloss
Word Origin and History for muriel
fem. proper name, probably Celtic and meaning literally "sea bright," cf. Welsh Meriel, Meryl, Irish Muirgheal, earlier Muirgel, from muir "sea" (see mere (n.)) + geal "bright."