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Emma

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by J. Austen, begun 1814, published 1816.

Emma, a clever, pretty, and self‐satisfied young woman, is the daughter, and mistress of the house, of Mr Woodhouse, an amiable...

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Emma

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 9 words.

(see Bunton, Emma)See also Spice Girls, Emma Bunton.

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Emma

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 98 words.

Emma-O,' derived from the Sanskrit Yama, is the Japanese Buddhist Lord of Jigoku, or Hell. Emma judges souls

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Emma

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 26 words.

Italian (Sicily): apparently from the female personal name Emma (see Emm).

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Emma

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

Emma-O,' derived from the Sanskrit Yama, is the Japanese Buddhist Lord of Jigoku, or Hell. Emma judges souls and places them in hells appropriate to their crimes. In this context ...

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Emma

David Leeming.

in A Dictionary of Asian Mythology

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 104 words.

Emma-O', derived from the Sanskrit Yama (see Yama), is the Japanese Buddhist Lord of Jigoku, or Hell (

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Emma

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). 260 words.

a novel by J. Austen, begun 1814, published 1816.

Emma, a clever, pretty, and self‐satisfied young woman,

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<i>Emma</i>

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). 255 words.

A novel by Jane *Austen, begun 1814, published 1816. Emma, a clever, pretty, and self‐satisfied young

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Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 436 words.

A novel by Jane *Austen, begun 1814, published 1816. Emma, a clever, pretty, and self‐satisfied young

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Emma

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by J. Austen, begun 1814, published 1816.

Emma, a clever, pretty, and self‐satisfied young woman, is the daughter, and mistress of the house, of Mr Woodhouse, an amiable...

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Emma

Barbara Bennett Peterson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Australasian and Pacific History; World History. 1121 words.

Emma (02 January 1836–25 April 1885), queen consort of Kamehameha IV of Hawaii and philanthropist, queen consort of Kamehameha IV of Hawaii and philanthropist, was born either in Honolulu...

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