- Benjamin,1817–93, English educator and Greek scholar.
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Examples from the Web for jowett
The one was Jowett; the other, an older, stouter man, must be Farmer Eames.
And Jowett undertook that she should have it that same evening.
"He was really a good and great man," said Jowett, writing after his death.A Writer's Recollections (In Two Volumes), Volume I
Mrs. Humphry Ward
We have got smallpox in the town, you know, and one case was lodged in Jowett's hotel.The Adventurous Seven
That Jowett would write wisely and well was in the nature of things.Old Familiar Faces
- Benjamin. 1817–93, British classical scholar and educator: translated the works of Plato
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