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Farrell

[far-uh l] /ˈfær əl/
noun
1.
Eileen, 1920–2002, U.S. soprano.
2.
Suzanne (Roberta Sue Ficker) born 1945, U.S. ballerina.
3.
James T(homas) 1904–79, U.S. novelist.
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British Dictionary definitions for james farrell

Farrell

/ˈfærəl/
noun
1.
Colin (James). born 1976, Irish film actor; he appeared in the TV series Ballykissangel before starring in the films Tigerland (2000), Minority Report (2002), Alexander (2004), and In Bruges (2008)
2.
J(ames) G(ordon) 1935–79, British novelist: author of Troubles (1970), The Siege of Krishnapur (1973), and The Singapore Grip (1978)
3.
James T(homas) 1904–79, US writer. His works include the trilogy Young (1932), The Young Manhood of Studs Lonigan (1934), and Judgment Day (1935)
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Word Origin and History for james farrell

Farrell

Irish surname, from Irish Fearghail "man of valor."

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