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

  • Pepys, Samuel 1633-1703. English civil servant whose diary includes detailed descriptions of the Great Plague (1665) and the Great Fire of London (1666).

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  • proper n. A rare surname.
  • proper n. Samuel Pepys, a 17th century MP and diarist

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  • n. English diarist whose diary contained detailed descriptions of 17th century disasters in England (1633-1703)


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