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[ih-leyn] /ɪˈleɪn/
any of several women in Arthurian romance, as the daughter of King Pelles and the mother, by Lancelot, of Sir Galahad.
a female given name, form of Helen. Unabridged
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  • "It's a great privilege to be allowed to assist in any way at Elaine's wedding," he observed unctuously.

    The Time Mirror Clark South
  • And at dinner she was not nice to Enid and Elaine who admired her hero too frankly.

    It Happened in Egypt C. N. Williamson
  • Later he married a girl named Elaine, who worked at the lab with him.

    Success Story Robert Turner
  • "Oh, sixty or seventy, at least," was Elaine Hunter's guess.

  • And she expected Elaine's town ways would clash with her country ones.

    The Making of William Edwards Mrs. G. Linnaeus Banks

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