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bodkin

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

A needle or spike mounted in a handle and used in letterpress printing to remove or manipulate individual pieces of type in the forme.

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Bodkins

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 6 words.

English: variant of Bodkin.

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bodkin

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 10 words.

ride bodkin travel squeezed between two other people. dated

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Bodkin, Peter

in Oxford Reader's Companion to Trollope

January 1999; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 47 words.

eldest son of Sir Nicholas Bodkin. His friendship with Black Daly not only successfully bridges ideological differences between Catholic

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bodkin / ~s <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. 9 words.

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sp bodkin2 / bodkins1

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Mahon, Ralph Bodkin

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 148 words.

MD, MCh; FRCS Eng.

Born Galway, April 1862; s of late Nicholas Mahon, LAHD, and Mary, d of late Thomas Bodkin of Brierfort, Co. Galway; ...

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Bodkin, Gilbert Edwin

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 140 words.

CBE 1942

Born 1886; s of Frederick Edwin and Louise Jane Bodkin; m 1924, Dorothy Bernton-Benjamin; one d; died 23 Dec. 1955

Registrar Co-operative Socs.,...

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Bodkin, Sir Archibald Henry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 93 words.

KCB, 1924; Kt, 1917

Born 1 April 1862; 5th s of late W. P. Bodkin, DL, JP; m 1891, Maud Beatrice, d of late Rev. R. Wheler Bush, MA, Rector of St Alphage, London...

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Bodkin, Thomas Patrick

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 417 words.

MRIA

Born Dublin, 21 July 1887; e s of late Mathias Bodkin, County Court Judge of Clare, MP for North Roscommon, and Arabella (née Norman); m 1917,...

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bodkin

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

A needle or spike mounted in a handle and used in letterpress printing to remove or manipulate individual pieces of type in the forme.

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Bodkin

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 54 words.

Originally a small dagger, but in Elizabeth I’s reign the word was applied to the stiletto pin worn by

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