Ralegh


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Related to Ralegh: Humphrey Gilbert
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for Ralegh

English courtier (a favorite of Elizabeth I) who tried to colonize Virginia

References in periodicals archive ?
However, while Spenser in the Letter to Ralegh seems most concerned with provoking pleasure with appropriate objects of delight, the Hermit's counsel centers on the complementary lesson of emotional moderation, of affective containment.
Without mentioning him directly, Harington makes clear that it is Ralegh whom he criticises:
34) Historiographers have long since abandoned a 'providential' view of history, which enjoyed much currency in Shakespeare's time--think of Sir Walter Ralegh and his History of the World, written while imprisoned in the Tower.
Jonson had missed out on the entertainments earlier in the year because he had been traveling on the Continent and serving as a tutor to Wat Ralegh, son of Sir Walter Ralegh; but he had now returned, ready to make a major contribution to these wedding festivities.
Sir Walter Ralegh (1968 [1596]:108), por su parte, dividio los Tigui-tigue en Ciawani (Siawani) y Waraweete (Waraowitu), separando a los navegantes del cano Amana (hoy Manamo), en tierra alta, de los otros.
En cualquier caso, la tension entre ambas actitudes estaria siempre presente: Walter Ralegh ([1658] 1715) sostenia que "es legitimo hacer la guerra contra el barbaro, cuya religion e impiedad deben ser despreciadas", pero Francis Bacon ([1616] 1826) advertia que "no se debe hacer expropiacion alguna de los nativos bajo el pretexto de cultivar la religion".
An authority on Edmund Spenser and Sir Walter Ralegh (Raleigh), Jake was a natural choice in 1980 for the editorship of Studies in Philology.
Cantata (color, HD), Simon Walton; music, Ralegh Long, Arthur Sharpe, Will Sharpe, Nick Sutcliffe; costume designers, Bethan Bide, Nell Pearce-Higgins; sound, Josh Whitlam, David Hamill, Peter Davies; animation/visual effects supervisor, Tom Kingsley.
This study is of one of those relationships, that with Sir Walter Ralegh (or Raleigh), and Mr Lyons sets out lo re-examine the relations between the two, the one a sovereign, the other a courtier on the make.
Walter Ralegh, "Instructions to His Son and to Posterity," in Larned, 256-57.
To say, as this author does, that Sir Walter Ralegh "lived large" is no exaggeration (vii).
I thought of it very much like the correspondence between Ralegh and Marlowe.
1 What is the name of the site, now in North Carolina, where Sir Walter Ralegh twice attempted to found an English colony?
Titles by Burnett, Camden, Dugdale, Fuller, Heath, Holinshed, Milton, Nalson, Ralegh, Ricraft, Rushworth, Whitelocke and Wood were all on his shelves.
In the episode on manor houses, first broadcast in February last year then repeated three weeks ago, Julian's "fabulous" apartment at Strete Ralegh House in Whimple, near Exeter, scooped the top title.