a male given name: from the Old English words meaning “elf” and “counsel.”.
Former Florencia 13 heavy hitter Alfred Lomas says that gang members were far from the only participants in the riots.
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Ariel Investments President Mellody Hobson interviews Alfred Rascon, a U.S. Army veteran and Medal of Honor recipient.
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King Alfred wrote things like mid læs worda, “with less words.”
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It can similarly be said for Alfred Stieglitz at the beginning of the 20th century as well as Leo Castelli from the latter half.
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The family was English Catholic and Alfred, like his brother and sister, was raised in the faith, educated by Jesuits.
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“You’ll hear I was engaged to that Alfred Buckley who has got into trouble and has been arrested,” she said.
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How could “mother” mean to him what it meant to Alfred Ried?
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A few years later her relations with the poet Alfred De Musset provided the matter for what is now an historic episode.
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Do you suppose she knows that story about old Alfred Price and her mother?
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Keeping her eye steadily fixed on Alfred, she breathed softly into the whistle.
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masc. proper name, Old English Ælfræd, literally “elf-counsel,” from ælf (see elf) + ræd “counsel,” related to read (v.).
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- Alfred e. smith
Adam, 1723–90, Scottish economist. Alfred E(manuel) 1873–1944, U.S. political leader. Bessie, 1894?–1937, U.S. singer. Charles Henry (“Bill Arp”) 1826–1903, U.S. humorist. David, 1906–65, U.S. sculptor. Edmond Kirby [kur-bee] /ˈkɜr bi/ (Show IPA), 1824–93, Confederate general in the Civil War. Francis Hopkinson, 1838–1915, U.S. novelist, painter, and engineer. George, 1840–76, English archaeologist and Assyriologist. Hamilton Othanel, […]
- Alfred the great
a.d. 849–899, king of the West Saxons 871–899. noun 849–99, king of Wessex (871–99) and overlord of England, who defeated the Danes and encouraged learning and writing in English
(Alfred Henschke) 1890?–1928, German poet, novelist, and playwright.
- Alfred t mahan
Alfred Thayer [they-er] /ˈθeɪ ər/ (Show IPA), 1840–1914, U.S. naval officer and writer on naval history.