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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Opera in three acts by Brett Dean to a libretto by Amanda Holden after Peter Carey's novel (1981) (Sydney, 2010).

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bliss

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 12 words.

OE. bliss, blīðs = OS. blīdsea, f. Gmc. *blīþiz BLITHE.

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Bliss

Anne McClanan.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 274 words.

Collectors. Robert Woods Bliss (b St Louis, MO, 5 Aug 1875; d Washington, DC, 19 April

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Bliss

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

Collectors. Robert Woods Bliss (b St Louis, MO, 5 Aug 1875; d Washington, DC, 19 April 1962) and his wife, Mildred Bliss (née Barnes) (b New York City, Sept 1879 ...

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<i>Bliss</i>

Tony Harcup.

in A Dictionary of Journalism

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 38 words.

The one time best-selling monthly *magazine for teenage girls published in the UK that closed in 2014. Bliss

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bliss

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 108 words.

abyss, amiss, bis, bliss, Chris, Diss, hiss, kiss, Majlis, miss, piss, reminisce, sis, Swiss, this, vis • dais

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bliss

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 108 words.

abyss, amiss, bis, bliss, Chris, Diss, hiss, kiss, Majlis, miss, piss, reminisce, sis, Swiss, this, vis • dais

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bliss

Julia Cresswell.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 46 words.

[OE]

This word from a Germanic root is related to blithe ‘happy’. *bless and bliss have influenced each other

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Bliss

Anne McClanan.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 252 words.

American collectors. Robert Woods Bliss (b St Louis, MO, 5 Aug 1875; d Washington, DC, 19 April 1962) and his wife, Mildred Bliss (née Barnes) (b New York City, Sept 1879; d Washington, 17...

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Bliss Band

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 134 words.

Taking their moniker from keyboard player/vocalist Paul Bliss’ surname, this US hard rock group additionally included Phil Palmer (guitar), Alan

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Sister Bliss

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 319 words.

b. Ayalah Bentovim, 30 December 1970, London, England. Sister Bliss is best-known as a member (keyboards, programming, vocals) of the

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