(1815-1842) British heroine. She was the daughter of a lighthouse keeper on the Farne Islands, off Northumberland. On 7 Sept 1838 the Forfarshire was wrecked, and Grace Darling and her father rowed through a storm to the wreck, saving nine lives. She was awarded a medal for her bravery.
Engleska heroina, ćerka svetioničara koja je spasila 7 života veslajući kroz oluju do brodolomnika.
ETYM Old Eng. derling, deorling, AS. deórling; deóre dear + -ling. Related to Dear, and -ling.
A special loved one; SYN. favorite, favourite, pet, dearie, deary, ducky.
Onaj koji je omiljen.