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Charmian

Overview page. Subjects: Literature — Opera.

In Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra and Dryden's All for Love, Cleopatra's chief waiting woman.

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Charmian <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 7 words.

ˈtʃɑ:ɹmɪǝn

sp Charmian36, Char-mian1, Charmion1

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Charmian

Overview page. Subjects: Literature — Opera.

In Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra and Dryden's All for Love, Cleopatra's chief waiting woman.

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Charmian

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 44 words.

From the Late Greek name Kharmion (a diminutive of kharma ‘delight’). The name was used by Shakespeare in Antony and

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Charmian

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 15 words.

(Barber: Antony and Cleopatra). Mez. Attendant on Queen Cleopatra. Created (1966) by Rosalind Elias.

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Charmian

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 15 words.

in Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra and Dryden's All for Love, Cleopatra's chief waiting woman.

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Charmian

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 13 words.

is Cleopatra's attendant, dying with her, Antony and Cleopatra 5.2.

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Charmian

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 14 words.

is Cleopatra’s attendant, dying with her, Antony and Cleopatra 5.2.

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Charmian Clift

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1923–69)

was born at Kiama, NSW. During the Second World War she served in the Australian Women's Army Service as an anti-air-craft gunner and edited a magazine for the Army ...

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Hartnoll, Mary Charmian

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Social and Cultural History. 112 words.

CBE 1990

Born 31 May 1939; d of Rev. Sydney W. Hartnoll and Margaret Hartnoll

Director of Social Work, Glasgow City Council, 1996–98

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Clift, Charmian (1923–69)

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 399 words.

(1923–69)

was born at Kiama, NSW. During the Second World War she served in the Australian Women's Army

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