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Greek Slave - image2.jpg 1 Mar 2014, 01:25 by John Simpson

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Greek Slave - image1.jpg 1 Mar 2014, 01:24 by John Simpson

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MacHugh2 1 Dec 2015, 02:23 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh:2 High-flying undergraduates at UCD In 1884 Hugh was faced with the challenge of passing the Matriculation Examination for the Royal University of Dublin. At ... pass, but he passed well, winning an exhibition again for his excellence in Latin, Greek, and Experimental Physics: The Royal University of Ireland. Matriculation Examination […] Honours in Latin – First Class ...

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silence 1 Mar 2014, 01:28 by John Simpson

White silence in marble   U 6.461-2 Fragments of shapes, hewn. In white silence: appealing. Joyce’s contemporary readers could hardly have read the phrase “white silence” 1 without ... popular sonnets of the Victorian age - on Hiram Powers’s even more famous statue “Greek Slave”. 2          The New York Herald of 4 June 1845 thought it worthwhile to report ...

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philirenists 2 Sep 2014, 01:07 by John Simpson

Philirenists: peace-loving monarchs U 15.4435: Struggle for life is the law of existence but but human philirenists, notably the tsar and the king of England, have invented arbitration ... Hampshire Advertiser and Joyce’s isolated use look like independent coinages, based on the Greek elements phil(o)- and e ἰ renikό s , or of some Latinised or even English ...

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Cuthbert 26 Mar 2013, 05:13 by JJON Editors

Cuthbert the Wanderer   Stuart Gilbert describes the language of Bloom’s entrance to the Holles Maternity Hospital, and his conversation with nurse Callan, as “a hotchpotch of early Anglo-Saxon ... the Sun appear in Ovid’s Metamorphosis at Phaeton’s tomb, Lampetie (“Shining” in Greek) is modified   by the Latin adjective candida (M 2.349).   This word can be translated ...

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OED 28 May 2018, 02:32 by John Simpson

Comings and goings: Joyce’s words in the Oxford English Dictionary   Joyce Quotations                    Joyce First Uses 2,469                                    437 (Dec 2012: 2,367)                                                          (Dec 2012: 464)   The Oxford English Dictionary ... quite plain. Now first recorded in the Classical Review of 1910 Comment: A rare Greek borrowing, but one which Joyce would probably have encountered in his readings about Odysseus for ...

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Dear dirty Dublin 30 Aug 2013, 11:21 by JJON Editors

Lady Morgan and “dear dirty Dublin”   D 8.165-7: I'm deuced glad, I can tell you, to get back to the old country. Does a fellow good, a ... familiar epithet for Dublin: When you stare, and you speak, Like a Roman or Greek, As the Mob of dear Dublin believe, [etc.]. 6       Around the same time another stream ...

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sinned 1 Mar 2014, 00:53 by John Simpson

If I have sinned, I have suffered U 5.372-4: Letters on his back: I. N. R. I? No: I. H. S. Molly told me one time I asked ... this case "I.H.S." represents the first three letters of Jesus’ name in Greek capital letters (iota, eta, and sigma: ΙНΣ).      I.N.R.I. is an abbreviation of ...

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Mulrennan 28 Nov 2013, 13:24 by JJON Editors

Mulrennan from the west of Ireland   P V. 2745-50: 14 April. John Alphonsus Mulrennan has just returned from the west of Ireland. (European and Asiatic papers please copy). He ... Scholarship-winner, in his first year (1868-9) coming first equal in Latin and Greek. He had a long career as a student. In due course he switched to the ...

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