Amory

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Etymology[edit]

Medieval personal name from Proto-Germanic *amal (vigor, bravery) + *rīc (ruler).

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Amory

  1. A patronymic surname​.
  2. A male given name, today often transferred back from the surname.

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Quotations[edit]

  • 1920 F. Scott Fitzgerald: This Side of Paradise: Chapter I:
    Amory Blaine inherited from his mother every trait, except the stray inexpressible few, that made him worth while.

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