Malkin

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Malkin A mop made of clouts, used by the kitchen servant.
    • Malkin (Mil) A mop or sponge attached to a jointed staff for swabbing out a cannon.
    • Malkin A scarecrow.
    • Malkin Originally, a kitchenmaid; a slattern.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n malkin A kitchen servant, or any common woman; a slattern.
    • n malkin Maid Marian, the lady of the morris-dance.
    • n malkin A stuffed figure; a caricature of a woman in dress and general appearance; a scarecrow.
    • n malkin A cat. Compare grimalkin. : The word is used in the following passage as the name of a familiar spirit in the shape of a cat
    • n malkin A hare.
    • n malkin A mop; especially, a mop used to clean a baker's oven.
    • n malkin In gunnery, a jointed staff with a sponge at one end, used for cleaning out cannon.
    • n malkin The little grebe or dabchick.
    • malkin Of or pertaining to a malkin or kitchen-wench.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Malkin maw′kin (Shak.) a term used in contempt for a dirty woman: a mop:
    • Malkin Also Maw′kin
    • n Malkin maw′kin (Scot.) a hare
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Dim. of Maud, the proper name. Cf. Grimalkin
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Dim. of Mal or Moll, Mary.

Usage

In literature:

I would I had not trusted Malkin to his keeping, for, crippled as I am with the cold rheum, I am undone if aught but good befalls her.
"Ivanhoe A Romance" by Walter Scott
Lefevre and Malkin are men of first-rate mathematical abilities, and both of our college.
"Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay" by George Otto Trevelyan
It's Malkin or nothing!
"Diana of the Crossways, Complete" by George Meredith
Malkin once more shook his hand effusively.
"Born in Exile" by George Gissing
I think I shall go to Malkin's.
"The Price of Love" by Arnold Bennett
The witch then took the deponent before her, and away they galloped to a place called Malkin Tower, by the Hoarstones at Pendle.
"Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 1 (of 2)" by John Roby
Thou wilt have to go to Rough Lee and Malkin Tower to-night.
"The Lancashire Witches" by William Harrison Ainsworth
Dr. and Mrs. Malkin's sons were my brother's school and college mates.
"Records of a Girlhood" by Frances Ann Kemble
Malkin Tower is, in fact, the Witches' Tower.
"Discovery of Witches" by Thomas Potts
Have you heard that Arthur Malkin is to be married?
"Letters of Edward FitzGerald in two volumes, Vol. 1" by Edward FitzGerald
A translation by P. Proctor appeared in 1774, one by Martin Smart in 1807, and one by Benjamin H. Malkin in 1809.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VII (of X)--Continental Europe I" by Various
Malkin played at a concert Nov. 28 at the Manhattan Opera House.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
A year later Blake advertised and opened his exhibition; which he was about as qualified to manage as little Malkin might have been.
"William Blake" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
In 1806 Blake became acquainted with a good and kindly man, Dr. Malkin, Head Master of Bury Grammar School.
"William Blake" by Irene Langridge
Malkin's description (1804) should not be missed.
"Climbing in The British Isles, Vol. II" by W. P. Haskett Smith
He puts me in mind of F. Malkin.
"Tennyson and His Friends" by Various
Same as MALKIN (q.v.).
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)" by Various
Edge and Malkin, of Burslem.
"British Manufacturing Industries" by L. Arnoux
From a drab Malkin became a scarecrow.
"Curiosities of Puritan Nomenclature" by Charles W. Bardsley
The floods descended from the congregated sisterhood at Malkin tower.
"Lancashire Folk-lore" by John Harland
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In poetry:

With dandy gait all stiff as starch,
These guardians of the town did march;
Each mewing malkin quick did fly,
As warriors tramp'd the alleys by.
"The Watch And Ward." by Samuel Bamford

In news:

Malkin won the Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player.
This was never about Evgeni Malkin arriving.
Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin won the Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player.
Malkin also collected the Art Ross Trophy as.
"It's the best day of my life," Malkin said.
Malkin gathered the Hart, Ross and Lindsay awards next to him after the ceremony.
Teammates Malkin , Neal on first All-Star team.
Las Vegas, NV – Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin and teammate James Neal were voted first-team All-Stars on Wednesday, as part of the NHL's awards night.
LUNDQVIST, MALKIN AND STAMKOS NAMED HART TROPHY FINALISTS.
Malkin locks up scoring title in Penguins' win over Flyers.
Michelle Malkin Needs a More Sophisticated Theory of Media Bias.
BRYZGALOV, MALKIN AND MILLER NAMED NHL 'THREE STARS' FOR MARCH.
NEW YORK (April 2, 2012) – Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov, Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin and Buffalo Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller have been named the NHL's 'Three Stars' for the month of March.
MALKIN , MILLER AND OVECHKIN NAMED NHL 'THREE STARS' OF THE WEEK.
Fans of The Mars Volta, have much to look forward to, as the band is offering a free stream of their brand new single 'The Malkin Jewel' via their official website.
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In science:

Alekseev, A. Y., Malkin, A. Z.: Symplectic structure of the moduli space of flat connections on a Riemann surface.
Dual generators of the fundamental group and the moduli space of flat connections
Malkin, V. M., Fisch, N. J., & Wurtele, J. S. 2007 Compression of powerful x-ray pulses to attosecond durations by stimulated Raman backscattering in plasmas.
Clustering of Ions at Atomic Dimensions in Quantum Plasmas
We thank Jonathan Katz, Tal Malkin, Krzysztof Pietrzak and Salil Vadhan for answering several questions about MACs and signature schemes.
Inverse problems in approximate uniform generation
Constructible functions on moduli spaces are used by Lusztig [Lu1, §10.18–§10.19], Naka jima [Na, §10], Frenkel, Malkin and Vybornov [FMV], Riedtmann [Rie] and others. • Constructible functions on Artin stacks are used by Joyce [Joy1], Kapranov and Vasserot [KV].
Green formula in Hall algebras and cluster algebras
Malkin A., Ostrik V., Vybornov M., Quiver varieties and Lusztig’s algebra, Adv.
Notes on TQFT Wire Models and Coherence Equations for SU(3) Triangular Cells
Saraev A.K., Pertel M.I., Malkin Z.M., Correction of the electromagnetic monitoring data for tidal variations of apparent resistivity, Journal of applied geophysics, 49, p.91-100, 2002.
Skopje and Sofia 2005 Earthquake and Geomagnetic data and the Geomagnetic Quake as Imminent Reliable Earthquakes Precursor
Behrend, 265 (2008) 4. Malkin, Z. in: Measuring the Future, Proc. 5th IVS General Meeting, ed. A.
Determination of Redshifts for Selected IVS Sources. I
Malkin, Z., Titov, O., in: Measuring the Future, Proc. 5th IVS General Meeting, ed. A.
Determination of Redshifts for Selected IVS Sources. I
Malkin Z.M. (2010) Analysis of the Accuracy of Prediction of the Celestial Pole Motion.
CPO prediction: accuracy assessment and impact on UT1 intensive results
Victor L’vov, Zinovy Malkin, Svetlana Tsekmeister Pulkovo Observatory, St.
Forthcoming occultations of astrometric radio sources by planets
Malkin, Z.M., L’vov, V.N., Tsekmejster S.D. (2009) Forthcoming Close Angular Approaches of Planets to Radio Sources and Possibilities to Use Them as GR Tests.
Forthcoming occultations of astrometric radio sources by planets
Malkin, Some problems of the theory of nonlinear oscil lations, (Russian) Gosudarstv.
Periodic orbits for a class of galactic potentials
Recently, though, Alekseev, Meinrenken, and Malkin have formalized a theory of “q -Hamiltonian” G-spaces, in which the momentum is G- rather than g∗ -valued.
Symmetric pairs and moment spaces
The second example of moment space is the Lie group itself, as examined in detail by Alekseev, Meinrenken, and Malkin.
Symmetric pairs and moment spaces
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