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[sep-tuh-muh s] /ˈsɛp tə məs/
a male given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Here is the house,” said Septimus, after a reference to his pocket-book; “this is the number.

    Mad George Manville Fenn
  • He hails the Rev. Septimus with a genial laugh and a hearty grasp of the hand.

    The Hill Horace Annesley Vachell
  • Septimus murmured the name of his sedate club, where his dissolute morning appearance was still remembered against him.

    Septimus William J. Locke
  • The Rev. Septimus removes his hat, wipes his forehead, and replaces his hat.

    The Hill Horace Annesley Vachell
  • As she was running away Septimus caught sight of her, and his cruel instincts were aroused.

    Bernard Brooks' Adventures Horatio Alger, Jr.
  • The Rev. Septimus followed him into the room where the players change.

    The Hill Horace Annesley Vachell
  • Septimus, however, sipped the decoction of the dust of ages with his usual placidity.

    Septimus William J. Locke
  • Septimus was the youngest of seven children, most of whom were orphans.

    Boycotted Talbot Baines Reed
  • Occasionally Septimus, though the son of a teacher, made grammatical mistakes.

    Bernard Brooks' Adventures Horatio Alger, Jr.
  • It is kind of frustratin' though, don't you think, Septimus?

    Operation Earthworm Joe Archibald

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