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  • proper n. A common Irish surname, the Anglicized form of both the Ó Gríobhtha (Ballygriffey Co. Clare) and Ó Grifín (Dingle, Co. Kerry) clans.
  • proper n. A Welsh patronymic surname.
  • proper n. A male given name derived from Griffinus, a latinized form of Griffith.


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  • In fact, people were slowing down by Griffin Road at 2 in the morning last night, despite the fact that I-95 was almost empty, NOBODY WAS GETTING ON OR OFF GRIFFIN, and Griffin is a very boring exit.

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  • GRIFFIN - A rapper known as Yung Hott was killed in a shooting spree that erupted while he was making a video in his hometown of Griffin, and a 5-year-old girl was wounded.

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  • Study inquiring work "ANCIENT HELLENIC (GREEK) GRIFFIN", the author Grigoris Zorzos, analyzes the form and the symbolisms of Grypas (Gripas, Griffin, Griffon, …


  • Does anybody have a feeling as to who will head up the Republican Party of Virginia now that Kate Obenshain Griffin is stepping down?

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  • Rebecca Griffin is an aerospace consultant (marketing, I seem to recall) from way back, and is respected in the DC aerospace community.

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  • Michael Doyle, director of the Center for Food Safety at the University of Georgia in Griffin, spent years investigating them.

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  • I wonder if Edwin Griffin were alive, what he would title his new book.

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  • •A familiar face and welcome guest on Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List (Bravo, 10 ET/PT): Lily Tomlin, who somehow gets involved in Griffin's campaign to net her comedy album a Grammy.

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  • We're in Griffin 3, and I hear a rumor that Paul Park might show up.

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