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Burleigh

[bur-lee] /ˈbɜr li/
noun
1.
1st Baron, Cecil, William.
2.
Henry Thacker
[thak-er] /ˈθæk ər/ (Show IPA),
1866–1949, U.S. singer: early collector and arranger of spirituals.
3.
a male given name: from Old English words meaning “hill” and “field.”.
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Burghley

/ˈbɜːlɪ/
noun
1.
William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley. 1520–98, English statesman: chief adviser to Elizabeth I; secretary of state (1558–72) and Lord High Treasurer (1572–98)

Burleigh

/ˈbɜːlɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Burghley
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