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Utoʹpia

properly means nowhere (Greek, ou topos). It is the imaginary island of Sir Thomas More, where everything is perfect—the laws, the morals, the politics, etc. In this romance the evils of existing laws, etc., are shown by contrast. (1516.) (See Weissnichtwo.)

Utoʹpia, the kingdom of Grangousier. When Pantagruelʹ sailed thither from France and had got into the main ocean, he doubled the Cape of Good Hope and made for the shores of Melinda. “Parting from Meʹdamoth, he sailed with a northerly wind, passed Meʹdam, Gelasem, and the Fairy Isles; and keeping Uti to the left and Uden to the right, ran into the port of Utopia, distant about three and a half leagues from the city of the Amaurots.” (Medamoth, from no place; Meʹdam, nowhere; Gelasem, hidden land; Uti, nothing at all; Uden, nothing; Utopia, no place, distant three and a half leagues from Amauros, the vanishing pointall Greek.) (See Queubus.)

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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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Ut
Ut Queat Laxis, etc
Uta
Uter
Uterine
Utgard (Old Norse, outer ward)
Utgard-Lok
Uti Possidetis (Latin, as you at present possess them)
Uticensis
Utilitarians
Utopia
Utopian
Utraquists [Both-kinders]
Utter and Inner Barristers
Uzziel
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Argenis
Atlantis
Utopian
Weissnichtwo (vice-neecht-vo)

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Utopia