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A concise dictionary of first names

Author: Patrick Hanks; Flavia Hodges
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Series: Oxford paperback reference
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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A guide to English first names which reflects a full range, from the names used before the Norman Conquest (Alfred, Edward), to European names established in the English language (Sheila, Ingrid,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Hanks; Flavia Hodges
ISBN: 0198600941 9780198600947
OCLC Number: 35243401
Description: xii, 308 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction. Acknowledgements. Dictionary. Appendix (containing listings of popular foreign names).
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference
Other Titles: First names
Responsibility: Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges.
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