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Herbert, George

Syllabification: Her·bert, George
Pronunciation: /ˈhərbərt
 
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Definition of Herbert, George in English:

( 1593–1633), English metaphysical poet and clergyman. His poems, collected in The Temple, express a sweet and trusting friendliness with God.

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