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Henley

[hen-lee] /ˈhɛn li/
noun
1.
Beth (Becker) born 1952, U.S. playwright.
2.
William Ernest, 1849–1903, English poet, critic, and editor.
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Henley

town on the Thames in Oxfordshire, site of annual regatta since 1839. The name is Old English hean-leage "(settlement) at or by the high wood."

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