Big-endians

Big-endians, a name given to the Catholics, as Little-endians is the name given to the Protestants, in the imaginary kingdom of Lilliput, of which the former are regarded as heretics by the latter because they break their eggs at the big end.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Bigelow, Erastus Brigham * Biggar
Biddery ware
Bidding Prayer
Biddle, John
Bidpaï
Biela's Comet
Bielefeld
Bielu`ka
Bienne, Lake of
Bifröst
Bigelow, Erastus Brigham
Big-endians
Biggar
Biglow
Bijapur`
Bilba`o
Bilderdijk, Willem
Bile
Billaud-Varennes, Jean Nicolas
Billaut, Adam
Billings, Robert William
Billingsgate

Nearby

Big-endians in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable