- Margaret Wilson,1828–97, Scottish novelist.
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Contemporary Examples of oliphant
But then Oliphant and Shaun Walker of The Guardian saw something quite different.Putin’s “Humanitarian” Convoy Nears Ukraine, APCs Cross in Secret
August 14, 2014
Historical Examples of oliphant
Have you heard that Oliphant has been dangerously ill, at N. York?
And now I see that Mrs. Oliphant hints at something of the sort.Letters of Edward FitzGerald in Two Volumes
Mr. Oliphant snapped his pistol at him, forgetting that it was empty.The Red True Story Book
John Wilbye is styled by Oliphant the first of madrigal writers.
He found the lady sitting in the library in consultation with Captain Oliphant.Roger Ingleton, Minor
Talbot Baines Reed
- Sir Mark Laurence Elwin. 1901–2000, British nuclear physicist, born in Australia
obsolete form of elephant, c.1200; also used in Middle English with sense "ivory horn."