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Algernon a.k.a. Algernon 'Algy' Moncrieff: Algernon 'Algy' Moncrieff is a fictional character from the 1895 play The Importance of Being Earnest and its film adaptations.
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- Algernon is a given name which derives from the Norman-French soubriquet Aux Gernons, meaning "with moustaches". It is first heard of in reference to William de Percy, 1st Baron Percy, a Knight from Percy-en-Auge, who accompanied William the Conquerer to England in 1066, and ancestor of the Dukes, and Earls of Northumberland, many of whom bore the name. It was also used as a nickname for Eustace II, Count of Boulogne.
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by Michelle Barber
Algernon is a figment ...
by Hannah Lynch
Algernon is a flippant sinner of the well - known school, generally beset with debts, and not much troubled with morals. Edward, Dahlia's lover, is of other texture — of a perilous superiority, cold-brained, legal, sharp, and unyouthfully serious.
Law of Torts (2007)
by David W. Oughton, John Marston, Barbara Harvey
Algernon is a private individual, who appear to be treated differently from businesses. In such a case, it may well be foreseeable that such a person might not immediately be able to rectify the damage caused by the defendant's negligence.
by Christine L. Krueger
Blackwood, Algernon British countryside.In the last stanza the poem re- turns to the present,in which the husband has died of cancer and the wife has a bad heart. Both have been abandoned by the promise of progress that seemed so ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1G2E1R1N1O1N1
The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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