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anybody here 4 Jun 2014, 11:39 by JJON Editors

“Is there anybody here for there?”, as the railway porter asked the passengers   U 15.4023-5:                                        ZOE (Twirls around herself , heeltapping.) Dance. Anybody here for there? Who’ll dance ... the train, and asked " Is there anyone there for here? " Arrow (Sydney, New South Wales) (1896), 18 July p. 16      The story became a staple joke in newspaper “humour” columns ...

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FitzGerald 30 Aug 2013, 14:20 by JJON Editors

Edward FitzGerald at sea: Oxen notesheet 17   Under the heading “Sea” Joyce listed a number of terms in Oxen notesheet 17 1 that he found in a curious collection of ... boch                         Francis 25, 121 : Lewis bach [OED, bach: A term of endearment common in Wales and the border counties, freq. following a personal name: dear, little one, friend.] (p. 25 ...

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hog 4 Sep 2018, 10:02 by John Simpson

Orphans in the Underworld   U 15.1889-91:                                    THE ARTANE ORPHANS You hig, you hog, you dirty dog! You think the ladies love you! Bloom is pictured with asses’ ears ... December 2008. 2 Bell’s Life in Sydney and Sporting Reviewer (Sydney, New South Wales) (1849), 24 February, p. 1. 3 Diary of Josiah Cocking (1892) (University of Newcastle library ...

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Irwin 25 Mar 2019, 10:12 by John Simpson

Francis Irwin, TCD, in the fusty world of Garrett Deasy   U 16.157-9: — There’ll be a job tomorrow or next day, Stephen told him, in a boys’ school ... notes that his place of birth was "Clogher". 5 National Census of England and Wales: reference RG11/277/55/42. 6 Trinity College, Dublin Entrance Book ff. 55r/v (page ...

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Gerald and Brendan 29 Aug 2013, 01:01 by John Simpson

Gerard and Brendan Gallaher: the next generation   U 10.41-4: Yes: they were from Belvedere. The little house. Aha. And were they good boys at school? O. That was ... Journal (1896) 29 January. 5 Joe’s estate at death amounted to £500: England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (1894) (Index of Wills and Administrations) p. 144. 6 The likely candidates ...

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Kane 30 Aug 2013, 02:12 by John Simpson

James Joyce and Matthew Kane U 17.1253: Matthew F. Kane (accidental drowning, Dublin Bay). My father, Francis Joseph Kane, was born into a Catholic family in Dublin in 1895 ... waiter. He and Elizabeth continued in service, eventually running a guesthouse in Pwllheli, North Wales, where he died in 1962 at the age of 71. 3) Matthew also returned home ...

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kish 25 Jan 2019, 03:33 by John Simpson

Kishes, brogues, and ignorance   U 8.894-5: ignorant as a kish of brogues, worth fifty thousand pounds Commentators often have difficulty tracing the continuum from a literal expression to ... widely as an Irishism is indicated by its appearance in the Sydney (New South Wales) Catholic newspaper called the Freeman’s Journal. In an article of 1867 about what Europeans ...

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Malory 3 Mar 2013, 02:55 by JJON Editors

Malory and Sir Leopold, King U 14.167-86: This meanwhile this good sister stood by the door and begged [...] Woman's woe with wonder pondering. According to Joyce’s ... from the Lady of the Lake, is challenged by King Rience, lord of North Wales and Ireland. It ends, save for the alliterative Anglo-Saxon-style line, with the Lancelot ...

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Opal hush 4 Sep 2018, 10:43 by John Simpson

From Swerve of Shore to Bend of Bay Area: the Afterlife of Opal Hush 7.782-3: What do you think really of that hermetic crowd, the opal hush poets ... and prose; preferring creme de menthe and opal hush to metheglin or stout. Beautiful Wales (London: A & C Black, 1905), p. 11      Frustratingly, Thomas says nothing more about the drink ...

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Pope 1 Mar 2014, 01:09 by John Simpson

Kicking the Pope before us   U 15.4717-18: (In strident discord peasants and townsmen of Orange and Green factions sing Kick the Pope and Daily, daily sing to Mary ... alternately the “Dead March” and " Kick the Pope ". Freeman's Journal (Sydney, New South Wales) (1864), 19 October p. 1 Mr. T. D. Sullivan (Dublin, College Green) […] In Belfast and ...

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