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Sternhold (Thomas)

versified fifty-one of the Psalms. The remainder were the productions of Hopkins and some others. Sternhold and Hopkinsʹ Psalms used to be attached to the Common Prayer Book.

“Mistaken choirs refuse the solemn strain

Of ancient Sternhold.”


Crabbe: Borough.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Stentor
Stentorian Lungs
Stentorophonic Voice
Stepfather and Father-in-law
Stephen
Stephen’s Bread (St.)
Stephens (Joanna)
Stepney Papers
Sterling Money
Stern
Sternhold (Thomas)
Sterry (in Hudibras)
Stewing in their own Gravy
Stick
Stickler
Stiff
Stigmata
Stigmatise
Stigmites, or St. Stephen’s Stones
Stiletto of the Storm (The)
Still

See Also:

Sternhold, Thomas