Elyot, Sir Thomas (14901546)

Elyot, Sir Thomas, author and ambassador, born in Wiltshire; ambassador to the court of Charles V.; celebrated as the author of “The Governour,” the first English work on moral philosophy, and also of the first Latin-English dictionary (14901546).

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

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Elsinore
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Elton, Charles Isaac
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Ely, Isle of
Elyot, Sir Thomas
Elysium
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Elzevir
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Emanation, the Doctrine of
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