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jr.

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  • And he seized the head of Chippy, Jr., and began pulling as hard as he knew how.

    The Tale of Rusty Wren Arthur Scott Bailey
  • Donald Pendleton, Jr., waved an objection with his cigarette.

    The Wall Street Girl Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • James Russell, Jr., son of the preceding, was obliged to leave and go to England.

  • Hooper, Jr., with his young bride, came over to spend the evening.

    A Soldier's Life Edwin G. Rundle
  • Ruth just came in with Billy, Jr., in her arms and read over these last few paragraphs.

    One Way Out William Carleton
Related Abbreviations for Jr.

jr.

junior

Jr.

1.
journal
2.
Junior
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