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Ernest

[ur-nist] /ˈɜr nɪst/
noun
1.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “vigor, intent.”.
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  • Ernest page served as interim mayor while dyer was facing charges.
Word Origin and History for Ernest
Ernest
male proper name; see earnest.
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