from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Humphrey, Doris 1895-1958. American dancer and choreographer known for developing techniques of fall and recovery.
- Humphrey, Hubert Horatio 1911-1978. Vice President of the United States (1965-1969) under Lyndon Johnson. He ran unsuccessfully for the presidency in 1968.
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- proper n. A male given name.
- proper n. A patronymic surname.
Name of a French 9th century saint, brought to England by Normans; Proto-Germanic *hūn (“bear cub”) + *frid (“peace”). In Ireland it has been used to Anglicize Irish Amhlaoibh (=Olaf). (Wiktionary)