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Lancelot, 1555–1626, English theologian: one of the translators of the Authorized Version of the Bible.
Historical Examples

The stone that marks the burying-place of the Andrewes family taught me the secret of the special love the Rector bore me.
A Flat Iron for a Farthing Juliana Horatia Ewing

Dr. Andrewes, on the other hand, had powerful City influence to back him.
William Harvey D’Arcy Powers

Mr. Andrewes saw this, however, and wanted to fasten a table-napkin round me, to which I objected.
A Flat Iron for a Farthing Juliana Horatia Ewing

It struck me that Mr. Andrewes had not been gardening for some time.
A Flat Iron for a Farthing Juliana Horatia Ewing

The first edition of Bishop Andrewes’ Sermons was published in 1629.
The Complete Works of Richard Crashaw, Volume I (of 2) Richard Crashaw

It was also bruted, that his bodie was buried in the monasterie of saint Andrewes of the Cisteaux order.
Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (7 of 12) Raphael Holinshed

In the hall our host apologized for the absence of Mrs. Andrewes, who was at the sea-side, out of health.
A Flat Iron for a Farthing Juliana Horatia Ewing

The good man was exceedingly troubled at it, and went to Andrewes his chamber to be satisfied in point of conscience.
Brief Lives (Vol. 1 of 2) John Aubrey

I fancy Mr. Andrewes had asked me to come to him that evening greatly for the purpose of having a “Sunday talk.”
A Flat Iron for a Farthing Juliana Horatia Ewing

Kindly is quite a pet word with Andrewes, as, besides the passages quoted, he employs it in nearly the same sense in vol.
Notes and Queries, Number 188, June 4, 1853 Various

Lancelot. 1555–1626, English bishop and theologian


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