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Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

(1st century),

apostle. Called either the Canaanite or the Zealot by the Evangelists (the latter term may indicate former membership of a strict Jewish sect), Simon, like several...

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Simón

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. 7 words.

(Spanish)

New Testament. See Simon.

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Simon

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 189 words.

English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish (Simón), Czech and Slovak (Šimon), Slovenian, Hungarian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from

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Simons

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 10 words.

English, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from Simon.

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Simon

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 98 words.

Several men in the NT bear this name, taken perhaps from Simon Maccabaeus (142–134bce). 1. Simon Peter

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Simon

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 99 words.

Several men in the NT bear this name, taken perhaps from Simon Maccabaeus (142–134 BCE). (1) Simon Peter

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Simon

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 224 words.

male forename; Simon was the original name of the Apostle St Peter (see Peter ).

St Simon another

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Simon

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 356 words.

Popular vocal duo. paul Simon (b Newark, NJ, 13 Oct 1941; guitar and vocals) and Art Garfunkel

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Simon

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 139 words.

CMG 1947

Born 2 Sept. 1902; o s of 1st Viscount Simon, GCSI, GCVO, PC, and Ethel Mary (d 1902), d of Gilbert Venables; ...

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Simon

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Politics. 114 words.

Born 20 July 1940; o s of 2nd Viscount Simon, CMG; m 1969, Mary Elizabeth, d of late John J. Burns, Sydney, NSW; one d...

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Simon

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 111 words.

DBE, 1933

Born d of Francis Harvey, Kyle, Co. Wexford; m 1st, T. Manning; one s (B. O’D. Manning); 2nd, 1917, 1st Viscount Simon, PC, GCSI GCVO; one step...

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Simon

Philip Attwood.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 1055 words.

English family of medallists. The two brothers, Abraham Simon (b London, 1617; d ?1692) and Thomas Simon (b London, 1618; d London, 1665), were among the most outstanding medallists of...

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Simon

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

(1st century),

apostle. Called either the Canaanite or the Zealot by the Evangelists (the latter term may indicate former membership of a strict Jewish sect), Simon, like several...

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simon <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 14 words.

1 see simon pure n.

2 see simple simon n..

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Simon <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. 6 words.

ˈsǝɪmǝn

sp Simon2, Symon1

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Simon Neil

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 552 words.

b. Marvin Neil Simon, 4 July 1927, the Bronx, New York City, New York, USA. After leaving university Simon wrote

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Simon Paul

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1566 words.

b. Paul Frederic Simon, 13 October 1941, Newark, New Jersey, USA. Simon first entered the music business with partner Art

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Simon Pure

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 40 words.

the real Simon Pure the real or genuine person or thing. Simon Pure is a character in Susannah Centlivre's A

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Simon, Carly - Carly Simon

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 150 words.

Carly Simon’s official debut - she’d released an obscure folkie record in 1965 and recorded with her sister Lucy as

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Simon Joe

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 449 words.

b. 2 September 1943, Simmesport, Louisiana, USA. Simon’s professional career began following his move to Oakland, California, where a 1962

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simon <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 235 words.

1 a sixpence.

c.1698 B.E. Dict. Canting Crew n.p.: Simon c. Six-pence. 1703 Hell Upon Earth 6: Simon,

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