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Rosamund

or Rosamond

[roz-uh-muh nd, roh-zuh-] /ˈrɒz ə mənd, ˈroʊ zə-/
noun
1.
a female given name: from Germanic words meaning “horse” and “protection.”.
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  • Rosamund murmured of her gladness that he should be able to enjoy them.

  • Was this, he asked himself in all honesty, a mate for Rosamund?

    The Sea-Hawk Raphael Sabatini
  • Her face was veiled, but the back methought was Rosamund—his paramour, thy rival.

    Dramatic Technique George Pierce Baker
  • He must straight to Rosamund to forestall the tale that others would carry to her.

    The Sea-Hawk Raphael Sabatini
  • Rosamund felt herself turning pale just for a moment: then the color flooded her cheeks.

    A Modern Tomboy L. T. Meade
  • Rosamund should reopen for him that door which, hard-driven by misfortune, he had slammed.

    The Sea-Hawk Raphael Sabatini
  • Very slowly Rosamund walked on, bending a little above the big muff, like one pulled forward by a weight of heavy thoughts.

    In the Wilderness Robert Hichens
  • Perhaps, too, he might see Rosamund again, might compel her to hear the truth from him.

    The Sea-Hawk Raphael Sabatini

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