James (Augustine Aloysius) 1882–1941, Irish novelist.
William (“Lord Haw-Haw”) 1906–46, U.S. and English Nazi propagandist in Germany.
a female or male given name: from a French word meaning “joy.”.
James (Augustine Aloysius). 1882–1941, Irish novelist and short-story writer. He profoundly influenced the development of the modern novel by his use of complex narrative techniques, esp stream of consciousness and parody, and of compound and coined words. His works include the novels Ulysses (1922) and Finnegans Wake (1939) and the short stories Dubliners (1914)
William, known as Lord Haw-Haw. 1906–46, British broadcaster of Nazi propaganda to Britain, who was executed for treason
proper name, earlier Josse, Goce, etc., and originally used of both men and women. Of Celtic origin. Joycean, in reference to the fiction of Irish writer James Joyce (1882-1941) is attested from 1927.
- Lord high fixer
[Primarily British, from Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Lord High Executioner”] The person in an organisation who knows the most about some aspect of a system. See wizard. [Jargon File]
- Lord home
[hyoom] /hyum/ noun 1. Lord, . /həʊm/ noun 1. the place or a place where one lives: have you no home to go to? 2. a house or other dwelling 3. a family or other group living in a house or other place 4. a person’s country, city, etc, esp viewed as a birthplace, a […]
noun 1. an island in the S Pacific, E of Australia: a dependency of New South Wales. 5 sq. mi. (13 sq. km). /haʊ/ noun 1. an island in the Tasman Sea, southeast of Australia: part of New South Wales. Area: 17 sq km (6 sq miles). Pop: 401 (2001)
[lawr-ding] /ˈlɔr dɪŋ/ noun, Archaic. 1. . 2. Often, lordings. ; sirs; gentlemen (often used as a term of address). /ˈlɔːdɪŋ/ noun 1. (archaic) a gentleman; lord: used in the plural as a form of address 2. an obsolete word for lordling