the liturgical book, used by bishops, containing regulations and prescriptions that are authoritative in matters not covered in the missal or other service books.
a town in Gwent, in SE Wales: site of ancient Roman fortress, a supposed seat of King Arthur’s court. Historical Examples The Itinerary of Archbishop Baldwin through Wales Giraldus Cambrensis King Arthur’s Knights Henry Gilbert King Arthur’s Knights Henry Gilbert Studies on the Legend of the Holy Grail Alfred Nutt A King’s Comrade Charles Whistler […]
noun a port and resort in NW Wales, in Gwynedd on the Menai Strait: 13th-century castle. Pop: 9726 (2001)
a seaport in W Gwynedd, in NW Wales, on Menai Strait: 13th-century castle of Edward II. Caernarvonshire. Historical Examples Wild Wales George Borrow Agnes Strickland’s Queens of England, Vol. I. (of III) Rosalie Kaufman Curiousities of Great Britain: England and Wales Delineated Vol. 1 Thomas Dugdale Life Of Johnson, Volume 5 Boswell The Broken Font, […]
a historic county in Gwynedd, in NW Wales. Historical Examples Headlong Hall Thomas Love Peacock Sermons of Christmas Evans Joseph Cross The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume II (of II) Charles Darwin Finger-Ring Lore William Jones Life of Charles Darwin G. T. (George Thomas) Bettany Select Poems of Thomas Gray Thomas Gray A […]