Arthur

Definitions

  • King Arthur ringed by Knights
    King Arthur ringed by Knights
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Arthur a legendary king of the Britons (possibly based on a historical figure in the 6th century but the story has been retold too many times to be sure); said to have led the Knights of the Round Table at Camelot
    • n Arthur elected vice president and became 21st President of the United States when Garfield was assassinated (1830-1886)
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Additional illustrations & photos:

KING ARTHUR RECEIVING TOM THUMB KING ARTHUR RECEIVING TOM THUMB
From Tales of King Arthur From Tales of King Arthur
King Arthur music King Arthur music
YE GOOD KING ARTHUR YE GOOD KING ARTHUR
ARTHUR BEGAN TO FEEL VERY SLEEPY ARTHUR BEGAN TO FEEL VERY SLEEPY
ARTHUR DISPATCHED THREE MESSENGERS TO LEODOGRAN ARTHUR DISPATCHED THREE MESSENGERS TO LEODOGRAN
KING ARTHUR AND THE LOVELY QUEEN KING ARTHUR AND THE LOVELY QUEEN
BEFORE THEM IN THE HIGHROAD STOOD A KNIGHT OF ARTHUR'S COURT BEFORE THEM IN THE HIGHROAD STOOD A KNIGHT OF ARTHUR'S COURT

Quotations

  • Louis-Ferdinand Celine
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    “Love, Arthur, is a poodle's chance of attaining the infinite, and personally I have my pride.”

Usage

In literature:

Both Arthur and Christopher had had disappointments in their books on their birthdays.
"Last Words" by Juliana Horatia Ewing
Tintagel was visited, and no part of mountain or sea consecrated by the legends of Arthur was left unexplored.
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster
Arthur is of opinion that "Two Sixties" will do very well for us.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
Arthur Wilkinson was very nearly of the same age.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
Arthur and Fernando were there.
"The Son of Monte Christo" by Jules Lermina
Arthur Sloane sighed his impatience.
"No Clue" by James Hay
I wonder if old Arthur's money bags are heavy enough to make a card for Cora.
"Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter" by Lawrence L. Lynch
And on the Twelfth Day the Knights and Barons came again, but none could draw it out but Arthur.
"The Book of Romance" by Various
Arthur wrote poems, and histories, and tragedies, which he and his companions acted for the edification of their relations and friends.
"Little Folks (Septemeber 1884)" by Various
But on the following day they all returned to Port Arthur, and anchored in the roadstead, under the guns of the batteries.
"Under the Ensign of the Rising Sun" by Harry Collingwood
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In poetry:

"That offspring of our race,
Whom yesterday you see,
To show our honor for your Grace,
Prince Arthur he shall be.
"Lines On A Late Hospicious Ewent," by William Makepeace Thackeray
Yes! Edina is fair, and sweet
This summer day would be
If I could lie on Arthur's Seat,
And my schoolmate with me.
"A Walk To Pamphy Linns" by Alexander Anderson
Late had he at Arthur's board,
Arthur strong and wise,
Pledged the cup with friendly lord,
Looked in ladies' eyes;
"The Sangreal" by George MacDonald
Then out it spake him Bold Arthur,
As by the king he stood:
"Now, by the faith o my body,
This shoud be Rose the Red!"
"Rose The Red And White Lily" by Andrew Lang
Then Arthur took his bugle-horn,
An blew a blast sae shrill;
Sweet Willy started at the sound,
An ran him quickly till.
"Rose The Red And White Lily" by Andrew Lang
Until his careful father took
A birding trunk in sport,
And with one blast, blew this his son
Into king Arthur's court.
"The Life And Death Of Tom Thumb" by Anonymous British

In news:

This family-friendly event will feature the 60-piece Symphony In The Glen orchestra with Maestro Arthur B Rubinstein who will present an array of music.
Friends may visit 1-9 pm today, July 25, 2012, at Arthur Bobcean Funeral Home, Carleton Chapel.
Lawyers who defended clients sued by wireless foe Arthur Firstenberg want him to pay their legal fees and other costs totaling nearly $170,000.
Gregorian Chant for String Orchestr 12:06 Paul Creston New York Chamber Orchestra Arthur Lief Buy Now.
Former NY Times publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger dies.
Shoppers eye goods at the bakery of King Arthur Flour Co.
Mangesh Pagadala, Takhar Kasumov, Arthur J McCullough, Nizar N Zein, John P Kirwan.
She was born June 12, 1943 in Marietta, OH, a daughter of the late Arthur and Epsy E Francis.
As a representative of one of the "national organizations in New York," I must take issue with the statements made by Arthur Hertzberg in his article, "Begin and the Jews".
Illuminations By Arthur Rimbaud, translated by John Ashbery, April Did you write poetry in college.
Actors Colin Firth and Emily Blunt in a video still from the Arthur Newman film clip #1 on YouTube.
This undated image provided Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012 by the Nassau County Police shows Officer Arthur Lopez.
ARTHUR LEE WHITFIELD has been locked up for 23 years for two rapes committed in 1981.
Along with this, he allowed Dr Arthur A Fletcher to implement Affirmative Action.
Chester Moore The Port Arthur News.
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In science:

It was an occasion I remember fondly, as the few slides I showed stimulated a lively debate between Gerry Brown and Arthur Kerman.
Symposium Summary and Outlook: Twenty Years of Meson Factory Physics
Many prominent economists like Herbert Simon , Richard Day, and Brian Arthur have been forceful proponents of the ”bounded rationality” and ”inductive thinking”.
Modeling Market Mechanism with Minority Game
The MG is inspired by Arthur’s ”El Farol” model , which shows for the first time how the equilibrium can be reached using inductive thinking.
Modeling Market Mechanism with Minority Game
Brian Arthur’s ”El Farol” model, is also of the same genre, to show that using alternative strategies can lead to equilibrium.
Modeling Market Mechanism with Minority Game
MG goes one step further: while the equilibrium point is previously solved in different contexts by Fisher, Arthur et al, we concentrate on more refined questions.
Modeling Market Mechanism with Minority Game
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