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  • proper n. A female given name derived from Earl.

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Examples

  • As they journey, Cece is troubled to discover that she is both repelled by and afraid of Earline.

    The WritingYA Weblog: More Elusive Than A Scarlet Ibis

  • Earline, knowing the peril that they, as abolitionists, face in the South, nevertheless meets, falls in love, and in a secret slave ceremony marries a White carriage driver they encounter halfway through the journey.

    The WritingYA Weblog: More Elusive Than A Scarlet Ibis

  • He, together with his assistant, Earline, is going to the deep South.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • Worse, it is all too easy to pretend that Earline is her slave.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • Earline is repeatedly depicted as someone ignorant, and more ruled by emotion than by intellect.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • Earline is a freed slave and a student at Oberlin College in Ohio, who, on trips to the South, pretends to be Alex's slave, working as his assistant and giving him access to the slaves on the plantations.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • Thanks to Arthur, Earline and friends for pulling this together.

    OpEdNews - Diary: Buy Nothing Day Update

  • Jake asked, looking back and forth between Bob Whitfield and Earline Thompson for an answer.

    The Election

  • As they did so, Jake gave a blow-by-blow account of his meeting with Bob and Earline.

    The Election

  • He also knew about the F-PAC documents Jake had received from Earline Thompson before Jake had told Drake Highfill about them.

    The Election

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