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Spellingbee conundrum 28 Nov 2013, 13:48 by JJON Editors

U 7.165-170: Want to be sure of his spelling. Proof fever. Martin Cunningham forgot to give us his spellingbee conundrum this morning. It is amusing to view the ...

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contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality 9 Mar 2014, 01:32 by John Simpson

contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality: jaw-breakers and spelling bees   U 3.51: Is that then the divine substance wherein Father and Son are consubstantial? Where is poor dear Arius to try conclusions? Warring ...

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Hallelujurum 28 Nov 2013, 13:46 by JJON Editors

Praise be! Here comes Old “Glory Allelujurum” Purefoy U 14.886-8 : I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment ... was sounded as in “jolly”, rather than as in “year”.      The variant American regional spelling “hallelujer” perhaps indicates this pronunciation:   Gin'l Harrison, I hed orl I could stan' o ...

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rogue 3 Mar 2014, 01:16 by John Simpson

You’re a rogue and I’m another   U 12.784-5: Choking with bloody foolery. And shaking Bloom’s hand doing the tragic to tell her that. Shake hands ... Packet (1871) New Series vol. 12 p. 83 (also quoted on p. 183)      The spelling of the two towns intended shifts. Two years later the Dublin University Magazine cites an ...

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Miss Douce 28 Nov 2013, 13:10 by JJON Editors

Miss Douce and Miss Kennedy at a different bar     U 11.64-5: Bronze by gold, miss Douce’s head by miss Kennedy’s head, over the crossblind of the ... aural sense over the visual (presumably for stylistic reasons). 1            We should remember that spelling ‘Douse’. Don Gifford (Ulysses Annotated) has less to say this time:   Bronze by gold heard ...

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Gifford Corrections 30 May 2018, 14:48 by John Simpson

  Corrections and additions to Gifford’s Ulysses Annotated and Joyce Annotated   This page offers brief corrections and additions to the published glossaries of Joyce’s work, notably Ulysses Annotated: Notes ... 3.51 contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality: e arlier references to this and similar expressions in poems, songs, spelling tests, and vocal exercises can been seen in the article Contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality : jaw-breakers and spelling ...

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Archive 2 Jun 2018, 09:24 by John Simpson

Issue archive:   Nos   1    2    3    4     5     6     7     8     9   10   11   12  Number 1 - September 2011        Contents         Introduction to the first issue      The Editors   Joyce's People ... colour word Harald Beck basilicogrammate: the Egyptian royal secretary John Simpson contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality: jawbreakers and spelling bees John Simpson   Joyce's Allusions Two unidentified songs in the Penelope episode Harald Beck ...

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Kidfitting 29 Dec 2012, 08:28 by John Simpson

Kidfitting corsetry U 18.446-9 : one of those kidfitting corsets Id want advertised cheap in the Gentlewoman with elastic gores on the hips he saved the one I have ... Kid-fitting  (American) Corsets’, and often the hyphen was omitted (as in Joyce’s spelling). Pim Brothers of South Great George’s Street had the Dublin contract for many years ...

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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 ... writing of Ulysses. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) War  Real name  Spelling  Dictionaries  1 James M. Stayer Anabaptists and the sword  (2002), ch. 5 p. 96. 2 ...

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doner 28 Nov 2013, 13:41 by JJON Editors

Done but not forgotten     U 6.612: One whiff of that and you’re a doner. The change from goner to doner (‘dead’, ‘done for’) in the Critical and Synoptic ... 104, p. 207), although it is fairly obvious that ‘doner’ here is primarily a spelling variant of donna (common slang at the time for ‘woman’):   I'm done, my little ...

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