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Dubs

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The original members of this vocal group from Harlem, New York, USA, were lead Richard Blandon, first tenor Billy Carlisle, tenor Cleveland Still, baritone James ‘Jake’ Miller, and bass...

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Dub

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 111 words.

[Ir., black, dark].

Legendary Irish druidess, also known as Duibhlinn, who gave her name to Dublin. When Dub

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Dub

Edited by Tom McArthur.

in Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 153 words.

1 To alter a soundtrack, as in dubbing a film, especially to re-express dialogue in a different language, or

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Dub

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 48 words.

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), Czech, and Slovak: nickname for someone of great strength, from eastern Slavic, Czech and Slovak dub ‘oak’,

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Jean Flori.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 599 words.

Dubbing, conferring the characteristic weapons of knighthood, made a man a knight. At the time of its appearance in the

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 39 words.

blub, bub, chub, Chubb, club, cub, drub, dub, flub, grub, hub, nub, pub, rub, scrub, shrub, slub, snub,

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 39 words.

blub, bub, chub, Chubb, club, cub, drub, dub, flub, grub, hub, nub, pub, rub, scrub, shrub, slub, snub,

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Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 89 words.

Dub is an instrumental remix of a reggae recording, often involving reverberation, echo, and other electronic effects, used as a

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Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 153 words.

1. To alter a soundtrack, as in dubbing a film, especially to re-express dialogue in a different language, or

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Julia Cresswell.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 126 words.

[OE]

It has been possible to dub someone a knight since the Norman Conquest: the king conferred the rank by

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Dub

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

[Ir., black, dark].

Legendary Irish druidess, also known as Duibhlinn, who gave her name to Dublin. When Dub learned that her husband, Énna (2), had taken a second wife, Áide or...

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