from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Brooke, Rupert Chawner 1887-1915. British poet known for his war poetry suffused with a romantic patriotic quality.
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- proper n. A surname.
- proper n. A female given name transferred from the surname, fairly popular since the 1970s.
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- n. English lyric poet (1887-1915)
A topographic surname for someone who lived near a brook. (Wiktionary)