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Allegra

[uh-leg-ruh; Italian ahl-le-grah] /əˈlɛg rə; Italian ɑlˈlɛ grɑ/
noun
1.
a female given name.
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  • And takes with her Allegra and Mrs. Pascoe and whatever of their tribe they choose?

    "Persons Unknown" Virginia Tracy
  • But Allegra I don't know about; I can't think what to wish for the child.

    Dear Enemy Jean Webster
  • Record daughter born to Hopes, Allegra, not Christina, 1886.

    "Persons Unknown" Virginia Tracy
  • But Allegra is true to her name, the happiest young miss of three I have ever seen.

    Dear Enemy Jean Webster
  • The most noble and tender confession is in Allegra's epitaph, "I shall go to her, but she shall not return to me."

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