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As early as the 1960s, clubs like Ajax Amsterdam began developing new approaches to the game.
Within an hour of Dick's departure, Mr. Carteret was walking through the old mission church, chatting with my brother Ajax.Bunch Grass|Horace Annesley Vachell
This lad was always first in the charge, and last in the retreat—the Achilles at once and Ajax of the Cross-causeway.Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume I (of 10)|John Gibson Lockhart
In the meantime the Neptune started on the second leg of the race, with the Ajax fifty yards to the rear.The Putnam Hall Champions|Arthur M. Winfield
noun Greek myth
name of two Greek heroes in the Trojan War (Great Ajax, son of Telamon, and Little Ajax, son of Oileus), Latin, from Greek Aias, perhaps originally the name of an earth-god, from aia "earth." The Elizabethans punned on the name as a jakes "a privy."