hop+o'my+thumb

  • 1 Hop-o'-my-thumb — Hop thumb Hop thumb , n. A very diminutive person. [Colloq.] liwell. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 Hop o' My Thumb — also Little Thumb a French ↑fairy tale (=a children s story in which magical things happen) . Hop o My Thumb is the youngest of seven children, and he protects his brothers and sisters after their parents leave them in the forest because they… …

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  • 3 hop-o'-my-thumb — /hop euh muy thum /, n. a very small person, as a midget or dwarf. [1520 30; n. use of impv. phrase hop on my thumb] * * * …

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  • 4 hop-o'-my-thumb — [häp′ō mī thum΄] n. [earlier hop on my thombe < HOP1] a very small person; midget …

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  • 5 Hop o' My Thumb — Infobox Folk tale Folk Tale Name = Hop o My Thumb Image Caption = Illustration by Gustave Doré AKA = Mythology = Country = France Region = Origin Date = Published In = The Blue Fairy Book Related = The Lost Children Hansel and Gretel Hop o My… …

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  • 6 hop-o'-my-thumb — noun Etymology: earlier hop on my thumb, imperative issued to one supposedly small enough to be held in the hand Date: 1530 a very small person …

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  • 7 hop-o'-my-thumb — /ˌhɒp ə maɪ ˈθʌm/ (say .hop uh muy thum) noun a tiny person …

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  • 8 hop-o'-my-thumb — |häpəmə̇|thəm, ˌmī| noun (plural hop o my thumbs) : a very diminutive person : dwarf, pygmy …

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  • 9 hop-o'-my-thumb — n. Dwarf, pygmy …

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  • 10 Hop-thumb — Hop o my thumb Hop o my thumb , Hop thumb Hop thumb , n. A very diminutive person. [Colloq.] liwell. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 11 Hop-thumb — n. See {Hop o my thumb}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 12 Thumb (disambiguation) — The thumb is the first digit of the human hand.Thumb may also refer to:*ARM architecture#Thumb, an instruction state of ARM processors *Hop o My Thumb, a folk tale *Rule of thumb, an informal rule *The Thumb, a region in Michigan *The Thumb… …

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  • 13 Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues — Single par Bob Dylan extrait de l’album Highway 61 Revisited Pays  États Unis …

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  • 14 Der kleine Däumling — ist ein Märchen, das in seiner in Europa am weitesten verbreiteten Fassung auf das Kunstmärchen Le Petit Poucet des französischen Schriftstellers Charles Perrault zurückgeht und das 1697 als Teil seiner Sammlung Märchen meiner Mutter Gans (Les… …

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  • 15 Molly Whuppie — Folk tale Name: Molly Whuppie AKA: Maol a Chliobain Data Aarne Thompson Grouping: 327B (The Small Boy defeats Ogre) Country: Scotland …

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  • 16 People of the Comet — Infobox Book name = People of the Comet title orig = translator = image caption = Dust jacket from the first edition author = Austin Hall illustrator = R. K. Murphy cover artist = Jack Gaughan country = United States language = English series =… …

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  • 17 Charles Stratton — Charles Sherwood Stratton (* 4. Januar 1838 in Bridgeport (Connecticut); † 15. Juli 1883) war ein US amerikanischer Zirkuskünstler und Schauspieler, der unter dem Namen „General Tom Thumb“ aufzutreten pflegte. Leben Charles Stratton wurde als… …

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  • 18 Ma Mère l'Oie — ( Mother Goose ), also spelled Ma Mère l Oye , is a musical work by French composer and pianist Maurice Ravel.Piano VersionsRavel originally wrote Ma Mère l Oie as a piano duet for the Godebski children, Mimi and Jean, ages 6 and 7. Ravel… …

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  • 19 Ma mère l'oye — The title of this article contains the character è. Where it is unavailable or not desired, the name may be represented as Ma mere l oye. This article is about the Ravel composition. For Jerome Robbins 1975 ballet to this music, see Mother Goose… …

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  • 20 Littleness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Littleness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 littleness littleness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 smallness smallness &c.(of quantity) 32 Sgm: N 1 exiguity exiguity inextension Sgm: N 1 parvitude parvitude parvity …

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