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  • years my hair is grey— / (I wonder what it will be like at forty? / I thought of a peruke the other day—) [...]. wig peru +‎ -ke peruke (fishing)
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  • form of the biblical Jaakob ‎(“Jacob, James”). Rhymes: -ɑːkːo IPA(key): /ˈjɑːkːo/ Hyphenation: Jaak‧ko Jaakko A male given name. Jaakko IIJames II (of
    2 KB (204 words) - 18:35, 27 April 2016
  • battle (category Northern England English)
    Northern England, agriculture) Improving; nutritious; fattening. battle grass, battle pasture (Britain dialectal, chiefly Scotland, Northern England) Fertile;
    14 KB (816 words) - 22:55, 21 July 2016
  • propriety. 1950, Francis Charles Turner, James II, page 172: It was possibly chagrin at this neglect that caused James to omit the most ordinary courtesies
    4 KB (332 words) - 23:00, 24 April 2016
  • they (category Southern England English)
    attested and proposed gender-neutral pronouns they (archaic, Southern England dialect or eye-dialect) The, those. 1878, Louis John Jennings, Field Paths
    23 KB (1,526 words) - 20:01, 21 July 2016
  • Statesmen and Favourites of England from the Reformation to the Revolution, volume II, “Obſervations on the Life of the Lord Herbert of Cherbury”, pages 339–340
    2 KB (238 words) - 02:48, 27 April 2016
  • thole (category Northern England English)
    you tholed. / The devil have al, bothe hors, and cart, and hay.” 1922, James Joyce, Ulysses: Seventy beds keeps he there teeming mothers are wont that
    4 KB (473 words) - 20:53, 22 July 2016
  • History of India, I ii iv 169: The heaven of Siva is in the midst of the eternal snows and glaciers of Keilás, one of the highest and deepest groups of the
    25 KB (2,024 words) - 13:07, 23 August 2016
  • side (category Northern England English)
    side — James said there was a good film on tonight.‎ (US, colloquial) A dish that accompanies the main course; a side dish. Do you want a side of cole-slaw
    23 KB (1,603 words) - 01:07, 15 August 2016
  • Babington Macaulay, The History Of England From the Accession of James II, Chapter XVI: Montgomery was an old acquaintance of Ferguson. Synonym notes:
    7 KB (296 words) - 22:25, 21 July 2016
  • Macaulay, The history of England from the accession of James the Second He had been known, during several years, as a small poet; and some of the most savage
    36 KB (2,215 words) - 19:07, 21 July 2016
  • steven (category Northern England English)
    also stevvon. steven ‎(plural stevens) (Britain dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) The voice, now especially when loud or strong. 1485, Sir Thomas
    8 KB (875 words) - 21:27, 26 July 2016
  • Goths" is found in the 1611 preface of the King James Bible, in reference to the Gothicke tongue. The generalized meaning of "Germanic, Teutonic" appears in
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  • other purposes. 1882, James Edwin Thorold Rogers, A History of Agriculture and Prices in England, Volume 4, page 414. The practice of folding sheep was general
    5 KB (409 words) - 01:27, 7 August 2016
  • the Laws of England, II. 418 Lords of manors are distinguished from other land-owners with regard to the game. (archaic) The male head of a household
    20 KB (1,384 words) - 22:51, 21 July 2016
  • World Cup 2011: England 41-10 Georgia”, in BBC Sport: When Hape sauntered over for a try after only three minutes it looked as if England were destined
    9 KB (488 words) - 11:28, 20 August 2016
  • Dana's new mineralogy, John Wiley & Sons, 1997 ^ James D. Dana: Dana's System of Mineralogy. Volume II, seventh edition, revised by Charles Palache, Harry
    918 bytes (92 words) - 23:19, 22 July 2016
  • of England in the office of þe admiralte in the Countees of Kent, Sussex... (Catholicism, usually capitalized) Short for Holy Office: the court of final
    38 KB (3,420 words) - 13:33, 12 August 2016
  • Blount, OCLC 946730821, II.2: There is nothing he seemed to be more carefull of than of his honesty, and observe a kinde of decencie of his person, and orderly
    13 KB (872 words) - 15:15, 17 August 2016
  • butt (category en:Units of measure)
    the end of a field. (Can we date this quote?) Burrill The hay was growing upon headlands and butts in cornfields. (obsolete, West of England) hassock
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