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[an-suh n] /ˈæn sən/
a male given name. Unabridged
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  • After a fruitless cruise, Anson determined to burn three of the Spanish vessels which he had seized and equipped.

  • Anson stopped me at this point, "and the positive knowledge that he had the suitcase with him?"

  • She said he was quite mistaken in her name, that she was Mrs. Glave, not Mrs. Anson, and again insisted that he should go.

    Mrs. Falchion, Complete Gilbert Parker
  • But don't bring any of Anson Morse's gang back in it with you.

  • “Looking as innocent as old Anson, only not so white,” whispered Ingleborough.

    A Dash from Diamond City George Manville Fenn

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