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[nawr-thruh p]
  1. a male given name.
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Historical Examples

  • We did have a beautiful time—Mrs. Northrup was a lovely cook.

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  • The name Northrup was as the name of the devil in that household.

  • Mrs. Northrup lived in a cottage about a mile from Mrs. Hopkins.

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  • Mr. Northrup and Aunt Sarah were wonderfully polite to each other.

  • And Mr. Northrup, on one side, was always quarreling with auntie.