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Gores

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 20 words.

North German (Göres): patronymic from the personal name Gör(e), a Low German form of Latin Gregorius (

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Goral

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 32 words.

Polish (Góral): topographic name denoting someone from the mountains of southern Poland, from góral, a derivative of

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Goring

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 32 words.

‘(settlement of) the family or followers of a man called *Gāra’, OE pers. name + -ingas: Goring Oxon. Garinges

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Goring

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 41 words.

1. English: habitational name from places in Oxfordshire and West Sussex named Goring, from Old English Gāringas ‘people of Gāra’,

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Gore

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 65 words.

1. English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Kent and Wiltshire, named Gore, from Old English

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Gore-Booth.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. 17 words.

For this title name see entries Booth, Paul Henry Gore-, Baron Gore-Booth of Maltby (1909–1984).

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Kensington Gore

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of London Place-Names

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 81 words.

Westminster. Street in Kensington preserving the name of an estate called Gara c.1130, Kyngesgore 1270, the Gore

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Gore Charlie

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 268 words.

b. Charles Mansfield Gore, 4 October 1930, Chapmanville, West Virginia, USA, d. 30 June 1984. He learned guitar and fiddle

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Gore Martin

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 296 words.

b. 23 July 1961, Basildon, Essex, England. Gore has spent most of his music career as the keyboard player and

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Vidal, Gore

Jay Parini.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 5611 words.

Gore Vidal is a novelist, essayist, playwright, and provocateur whose career has spanned six decades, beginning in the years immediately

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