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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. 13 words.

excl. of laughter, usually repeated he he (he). OE. he he.

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he

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 22 words.

1 For he or him after the verb be, see cases 2a.

2 For the expression he or

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he

Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 22 words.

1 For he or him after the verb be, see cases 2a.

2 For the expression he or

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he

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. 77 words.

3rd sg. m. pers. pron. OE. hḗ = OS. he, hi(e); f. Gmc. dem. stem *χi-,

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he

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 407 words.

We expect he to be used only as a subject, and him only as the object of a verb or

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He Xiangu

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

The eighth of the Chinese Daoist Eight Immortals, He Xiangu was female. She became immortal when she ate the “mother of pearl stone.”

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He Qiyuan

Edited by Pamela Kember.

in Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 77 words.

He Qiyuan works in Canton, where he is a member of the Lingnan Pai group, a group of traditional painters

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He Bible

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The first of two issues of the Bible printed in 1611, in which the last words of Ruth 3:15 are, ‘and he went into the city’, where the She Bible has, ‘and she went into the city’.

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He Yuan

Overview page. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

Jiangsu province, China, also known as Jixiao Shanzhuang or the Retirement Manor, was named after He Zhidao, a local official who built it at the turn of the 19th century. ...

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Zheng He

Overview page. Subjects: World History.

(died c.1433)

Chinese admiral and explorer, a Muslim court eunuch from Yunnan province. He commanded seven remarkable voyages (1405–33) undertaken by order of the Ming emperor...

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