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A clockwork model of the solar system, invented by George Graham. Eponym, named in honor of Charles Boyle, the 4th Earl of Orrery.

A hard, black, glassy volcanic rock. Latin “obsianus” < “Obsius”=a Roman who found such a stone in Ethiopia.

Drink made from port, sugar, lemon, and hot water. Eponym after Col. Francis Negus (d. 1732) who reputedly invented it.

An actor or actress: Eponym from Greek “Thespis,” the traditional father of Greek tragedy (C6th BCE), hence related to drama in general.

Short, coat-like sweater fastened down the front. C19th eponym after James Brudenel, 7th Earl of Cardigan whose troops wore them.

English hard felt hat with a dome-shaped top. Eponym named after Thomas Bowler, and English hatter who designed it in 1850.

Close-fitting one-piece garment worn by acrobats and dancers. Eponym from French trapeze artists Jules Leotard (1830-1870).

Fast-food chain named from the sound of the company’s founders, the Raffel Brothers (RBs), Forrest and Leroy.

International coffee company named after the character “Starbuck” in Herman Melville’s “Moby Dick.”

Office services company named after the nickname of its founder, Paul Orfalea, called “Kinko” because of his curly hair.