Ribbonism

Ribbonism, the principles of secret associations among the lower Irish Catholics, organised in opposition to Orangeism, the name being derived from a green ribbon worn as a badge in a button-hole by the members; they were most active between 1835 and 1855.

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

Rhys, John * Ribera, Jusepe
Rhode Island
Rhodes
Rhodes, Cecil
Rhodesia
Rhône
Rhône
Rhumb Line
Rhyl
Rhymer, Thomas the
Rhys, John
Ribbonism
Ribera, Jusepe
Ricardo, David
Ricasoli, Baron
Ricci, Lorenzo
Ricci, Matteo
Riccio, David
Rice, James
Rich, Edmund
Richard I.
Richard II.

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Ribbonism in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable