from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Hall, Charles Francis 1821-1871. American explorer who led three expeditions to the Arctic (1860-1862, 1864-1869, and 1871).
  • Hall, Granville Stanley 1844-1924. American psychologist who established an experimental psychology laboratory at Johns Hopkins University (1882), founded child psychology, and profoundly influenced educational psychology.
  • Hall, (Marguerite) Radclyffe 1886-1943. British writer whose novel The Well of Loneliness (1928) was originally banned as obscene in London and the United States.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A British and Scandinavian topographic surname for someone who lived in or near a hall.
  • proper n. A surname of German origin for someone associated with a salt mine.
  • proper n. A Anglo-Norman surname. direct descendents of the Fitzwilliam line.


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