Émile

Émile, the hero of a philosophic romance by Rousseau of the same name, in which the author expounds his views on education, and presents his reasons, with his ideal of what, according to him, a good education is, a theory practically adopted by many would-be educationists with indifferent fruit.

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

Emigrants, The * Emir
Ember Days
Embryo
Embryology
Emden
Emerald
Emerald Isle
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Emerson Tennent, Sir James
Emery
Emigrants, The
Émile
Emir
Emmet, Robert
Empe`docles
Empires
Empiric
Empiricism
Empson, Sir Richard
Empyema
Empyrean
Ems

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Émile in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable