Elihu, 1648–1721, English colonial official, born in America: governor of Madras 1687–92; principal benefactor of the Collegiate School at Saybrook, Connecticut (now Yale University).
a mountain in central Colorado, one of the Collegiate Peaks in the Sawatch Range, in the S Rocky Mountains. 14,196 feet (4327 meters).
a male given name.
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1869, kind of lock invented by Linus Yale. The surname is Welsh, from ial, and means "dweller at the fertile upland."
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Example sentences for yale
The yale shooting problem, however, shows that this solution is not always correct.
He wrote it in consultation with a yale university psychiatrist, dr.
He enjoyed sports at yale and played on the varsity football team.
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