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Hepzibah

[hep-zuh-buh, -suh-] /ˈhɛp zə bə, -sə-/
noun
1.
a female given name.
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  • The day after Phoebe's arrival there was a constant tremor in Hepzibah's frame.

    The World's Greatest Books, Volume V. Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  • The cup was there in which Hepzibah had prepared Malleville's medicine.

  • Hepzibah Raymond came in with a bowl of flip—the proper mixture of rum, malt beer, and brown sugar.

    Ben Comee M. J. (Michael Joseph) Canavan
  • Such a family as we have, and the weakness in Hepzibah's back!

    The Maid of Sker Richard Doddridge Blackmore
  • He was familiar, of course, with the eccentricities of his aunt, Hepzibah Armitage.

    The Gilded Man Clifford Smyth
  • Hepzibah, since her last confinement, is a vessel for the Spirit to the square of what she was.

    The Maid of Sker Richard Doddridge Blackmore
  • The judge withdrew, and Hepzibah, deathly white, staggered towards Phoebe.

    The World's Greatest Books, Volume V. Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  • There has been a quarrel between him and Hepzibah this many a day.

  • But Clifford was not in his room, nor could Hepzibah find him.

    The World's Greatest Books, Volume V. Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  • Hepzibah Spencer, his daughter, married, and took the sun-dial to Byberry.

    Old-Time Gardens Alice Morse Earle

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