• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Goll A hand, paw, or claw.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n goll A hand; a fist.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Etymol. uncertain


In literature:

Goll sat twisted round watching the progress of the brawl critically, and Fionn, sitting opposite, watched Goll.
"Irish Fairy Tales" by James Stephens
If it was a Tale of Finn or Caelta or Goll, of Oscar or Oisin or Conan, I could tell it to you.
"The King of Ireland's Son" by Padraic Colum
And the king said to Goll, son of Morna: "Well, Goll," he said, "is it your choice to quit Ireland or to put your hand in Finn's hand?
"Gods and Fighting Men" by Lady I. A. Gregory
It's tew goll durned big an' temptin'.
"The Cave of Gold" by Everett McNeil
You ordered me to marry Dr. Goll: I forced Dr. Goll to marry me.
"Erdgeist (Earth-Spirit)" by Frank Wedekind
V. Goll's authority for this version is not found in our originals.
"Cooking and Dining in Imperial Rome" by Apicius
Ef a ddichon hyn beri i'n gwlad agor ei llygaid, a defnyddio yn well rhagllaw yr hen ysgrifenadau sydd heb fyned ar goll.
"Some Specimens of the Poetry of the Ancient Welsh Bards" by Evan Evans
Dr. Goll had been called for a consultation.
"Pandora's Box" by Frank Wedekind
So there wuz, and I'll be eternally goll durned if he aint a-suin' the estate in the probate court now f'r the price uv it!
"A Little Book of Profitable Tales" by Eugene Field
The latter hailed from Connaught, chief among them being Goll and Conan.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 4" by Various

In news:

The former Goll Mansion, a 9,000-square-foot office building and potential condo site on Milwaukee's east side, has been sold to a local investment group for $835,000.
New Land Enterprises gives Goll Mansion to bank.
Watkins to discuss Goll 's translation.
To down Reynolds 38-33 Tuesday in a non-region dual meet at Paul Goll Gymnasium.
"Special management hunts are an excellent tool we can utilize to protect native plant communities in Ohio's best natural areas," said Ryan Schroeder, preserve manager at Goll Woods State Nature Preserve .
James Goll explains a prophetic dream he had in 2008, which he believes holds an important message for the US and its upcoming presidential elections.
Robert Alexander "Sandy" Goll, educator.

In science:

Golle, P., Leyton-Brown, K., and Mironov, I. 2001. Incentives for sharing in peer-to-peer networks. In Proceedings of the 3rd ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (Tampa, Florida, USA, October 14 - 17, 2001). EC '01.
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