John erskine

Erskine

[ur-skin]
noun
1.
John (Erskine of Carnock) 1695–1768, Scottish writer on law.
2.
John, 1879–1951, U.S. novelist, poet, and essayist.
3.
a male given name.
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Erskine (ˈɜːskɪn)
 
n
Thomas, 1st Baron. 1750--1823, Scottish lawyer: noted as a defence advocate, esp in cases involving civil liberties

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john erskine

U.S. educator, musician, and novelist noted for energetic, skilled work in several different fields

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