Reference Entry

John

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
John

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male forename.

John Barleycorn a personification of barley, or of the malt liquor made from this grain; the term is

Reference Entry.  221 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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