Barrie

biographical name
Bar·​rie | \ˈber-ē, ˈba-rē\

Definition of Barrie 

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Sir James Matthew 1860–1937 Scottish novelist and dramatist

Barrie

geographical name
Bar·​rie | \ˈber-ē, ˈba-rē\

Definition of Barrie (Entry 2 of 2)

city in southeastern Ontario, Canada, on the western extremity of Lake Simcoe population 128,430

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