Cawdrey

Cawdrey

(ˈkɔːdrɪ)
n
(Biography) Robert. 16th–17th-century English schoolmaster and lexicographer: compiled the first English dictionary (A Table Alphabeticall) in 1604
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The letter from environmental services, shared by Davyhulme councillor Mark Cawdrey, said: "We have seen an increase in the number of missed green bins reported over the last 24 hours and feedback from the crews confirms that we are experiencing a number of frozen bins due to the water content in the food/garden waste.
The pair, named locally as Michael and Lillian Cawdrey, were discovered by a relative in Portadown, Co Armagh.
What milestone in the English language was achieved by Robert Cawdrey in 1604?
The following works have been consulted: Huloet (1552), Hart (1569), Huloet-Higgins (1572), Mulcaster (1582), Clement (1587), Coote (1596 and 1640), Cawdrey (1604 and 1617), Evans (1621), Daines (1640), Hodges (1644, 1649 and 1653), Wharton (1654), and Ellis (1660) (9)
1584; Randle Cotgrave, A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues (1611); Robert Cawdrey, A Table Alphabeticall, Conteyning and Teaching the True Writing, and Vnderstanding of Hard Vsuall English Wordes, (1604), all in Lexicon of Early Modern English (LEME) at http://leme.
First, Robert Cawdrey who drew up this Table Alaphabeticall was the first person in the English language to think of listing his 2,500 words in an alphabetical order, a technological invention that changed the notion of searching definitions and of organizing words in a way that abstracted from their meaning but made the search so much more efficient.
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Ivan Cawdrey "was lost" for 12 minutes following one cardiac arrest, brought on by meningitis.
El material bibliografico utilizado con el fin de demostrar lo expuesto contiene titulos de Richard Ames, Thomas Ady, Daniel Cawdrey y Margaret Cavendish.
George Boyle White sailed into Sydney Harbour, 7 January 1826, on board the Cawdrey.
We instructed our agency, then called Jamison, Cawdrey (San Francisco) to avoid every familiar theme of wine advertising: no medals/awards, no winemaker, no barrels, no glimmering vineyards, no winery history, no lyrical descriptions .
Her discussion of the English language canon makes the conventional moves, from Cawdrey through Bailey and Dr Johnson, and in the United States from Noah Webster's American Dictionary (1828), to culminate in the OED, whose currency is emphasized by its computer databases at the University of Waterloo: "some 5000 new items, for a total of over 600,000 word forms illustrated by almost 2.