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On the advice of his customer, the poet Parny, he had taken the name of Marius, a sobriquet which stuck to the establishment.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Upon her return, she married a merchant ropemaker, whence her sobriquet—La Belle Cordire.
WOMEN OF MODERN FRANCEHUGO P. THIEME
And his popular sobriquet was Simon the Saver (Anglicè, miser).
FIFTY-TWO STORIES FOR GIRLSVARIOUS
For a long time this gave me the sobriquet of "Old Chicken."
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF FRANK G. ALLEN, MINISTER OF THE GOSPELFRANK G. ALLEN
Of course, Mr. Bulwer-Lytton lived too early to know him, or he wouldn't have conferred that sobriquet upon Warwick.
SIXES AND SEVENSO. HENRY
I think we may rest assured that history will label the 1st British Corps in this war with some such distinguished sobriquet.
1914JOHN FRENCH, VISCOUNT OF YPRES
On account of his bellicose nature he was given the sobriquet of "Red Hot Jones."
THE JOURNAL OF NEGRO HISTORY, VOLUME 5, 1920VARIOUS
Sketches over the sobriquet by which he was known to his friends occasionally appeared in the lighter magazines.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
His right name was Hawkins, but almost nobody within these precincts escaped a sobriquet.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
The Right Spur derived his sobriquet from his position as head of the rooster gang.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
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