Nelson, 1909–81, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
Nelson. 1909–81, US novelist. His novels, mostly set in Chicago, include Never Come Morning (1942) and The Man with the Golden Arm (1949)
a Biblical tree, possibly the red sandalwood. II Chron. 2:8. Historical Examples No Jewish lexicon tells us of almug or algum trees; no Hebrew writer undertakes to describe them. Prehistoric Structures of Central America Martin Ingham Townsend (2 Chr. 2:8; 9:10,11), the same as almug (1 Kings 10:11).
a male given name, form of . variant of : coxalgy. Historical Examples Hold your tongue, Algy, you have had too much wine; you ought to go to bed. Hester, Volume 3 (of 3) Margaret Oliphant “I thought the Army was a place for gentlemen,” murmured Algy aghast. Uncle Sam’s Boys as Sergeants H. Irving […]
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a palace and citadel of the Moorish kings in Granada, Spain: built chiefly between 1248 and 1354. a city in SW California, near Los Angeles. Historical Examples Object of greatest interest, ruins of the Alhambra, at Granada. Alden’s Handy Atlas of the World John B. Alden Go not to the Alhambra: the fort is impenetrable—the […]