Laureate, Poet

Laureate, Poet, originally an officer of the royal household whose business it was to celebrate in an ode any joyous occasion connected with royalty, originally the sovereign's birthday; it is now a mere honour bestowed by royalty on an eminent poet.

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

Laura * Laurier, Sir Wilfred
Latrielle, Pierre André
Latria
Latter-Day Pamphlets
Latter-Day Saints
Laud, William
Lauderdale, John Maitland, Duke of
Lauenburg
Laughing Philosopher
Launceston
Laura
Laureate, Poet
Laurier, Sir Wilfred
Lausanne
Lava
Lavalette, Count de
La Vallière, Duchesse de
Lavater, Johann Kaspar
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent
Law, John
Law, William
Lawrence, John, Lord

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