Murray

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Mur·​ray | \ ˈmər-ē How to pronounce Murray (audio) , ˈmə-rē\

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(George) Gilbert Aimé 1866–1957 British classical scholar

Murray

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Sir James Augustus Henry 1837–1915 British lexicographer

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Joseph Edward 1919–2012 American surgeon

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Definition of Murray (Entry 4 of 5)

Philip 1886–1952 American labor leader

Murray

geographical name
Mur·​ray | \ ˈmər-ē How to pronounce Murray (audio) , ˈmə-rē\

Definition of Murray (Entry 5 of 5)

1 city on the Jordan River south of Salt Lake City in northern Utah population 46,746
2 river over 1560 miles (2510 kilometers) long in southeastern Australia flowing from near Mount Kosciusko in eastern Victoria west into the Indian Ocean in southeastern South Australia

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