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herald

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies — Biblical Studies.

A court official in Babylon who issued a proclamation from King Nebuchadnezzar (Dan. 3: 4), but in Isa. 40: 9 one who announces good tidings. Paul is similarly called a herald of good news...

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Herald

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 291 words.

The herald was an officer whose duty it was to proclaim war or peace or carry challenges to battle and

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Herald

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 135 words.

one of the oldest Australian daily newspapers, began publication in Melbourne as the Port Phillip Herald (1840–48); in

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heralds

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 99 words.

(1) In The First Part of the Contention (2 Henry VI) a herald summons Gloucester to Parliament, 2.4.71.

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herald

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies — Biblical Studies.

A court official in Babylon who issued a proclamation from King Nebuchadnezzar (Dan. 3: 4), but in Isa. 40: 9 one who announces good tidings. Paul is similarly called a herald of good news...

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heralds

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

1 In The First Part of the Contention (2 Henry VI) a herald summons Gloucester to Parliament, 2.4.71.

2 In Henry V a herald delivers the list of the dead...

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heralds

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 97 words.

1 In The First Part of the Contention (2 Henry VI) a herald summons Gloucester to Parliament, 2.4.71.

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Herald

Overview page. Subjects: Literature — Australasian and Pacific History.

A Melbourne daily newspaper, was founded in 1839, mainly owing to the initiative of Sydney journalist George Cavenagh, and was first published in January 1840 as the Port Phillip Herald. ...

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Granny Herald

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 51 words.

noun (also Granny elliptical) an informal name for the New Zealand Herald, an Auckland newspaper. [originally applied to

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John Herald

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 6 September 1939, Greenwich Village, New York City, New York, USA, d. 18 July 2005, West Hurley, New York, USA. Herald played guitar and sang from early childhood, and ...

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herald / ~’s / ~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. 19 words.

ˈerǝld, = / -z

sp herald28, herauld10, herault1 / heralds2 / heralds6,

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