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English prelate and theologian who (with John Keble and Edward Pusey) founded the Oxford movement; Newman later turned to Roman Catholicism and became a cardinal (1801-1890) Cardinal Newman , John Henry Newman , Newman
English author; Charles Dodgson was an Oxford don of mathematics who is remembered for the children's stories he wrote under the pen name Lewis Carroll (1832-1898) Carroll , Charles Dodgson , Charles Lutwidge Dodgson , Dodgson , Lewis Carroll , Reverend Dodgson
British colonial financier and statesman in South Africa; made a fortune in gold and diamond mining; helped colonize the territory now known as Zimbabwe; he endowed annual fellowships for British Commonwealth and United States students to study at Oxford Cecil J. Rhodes , Cecil John Rhodes , Cecil Rhodes , Rhodes
English lexicographer who was a joint editor of the Oxford English Dictionary (1872-1966) Craigie , Sir William Alexander Craigie , William A. Craigie
teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford) don , preceptor
English theologian who (with John Henry Newman and John Keble) founded the Oxford movement (1800-1882) Edward Bouverie Pusey , Edward Pusey , Pusey
English philologist who first proposed the Oxford English Dictionary (1825-1910) Frederick James Furnivall , Furnivall
Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915) James Augustus Henry Murray , James Augustus Murray , James Murray , Murray , Sir James Augustus Henry Murray , Sir James Augustus Murray , Sir James Murray
English clergyman who (with John Henry Newman and Edward Pusey) founded the Oxford movement (1792-1866) John Keble , Keble
general term for an ancient and prestigious and privileged university (especially Oxford University or Cambridge University) Oxbridge
city in southern England northwest of London; site of Oxford University Oxford
dialect of English spoken at Oxford University and regarded by many as affected and pretentious Oxford English
native or resident of Oxford Oxonian
principles of the founders of the Oxford movement as expounded in pamphlets called `Tracts for the Times' Puseyism , Tractarianism
(British informal) a provincial British university of relatively recent founding; distinguished from Oxford University and Cambridge University redbrick university
student who holds one of the scholarships endowed by the will of Cecil J. Rhodes that enables the student to study at Oxford University Rhodes scholar
oxford with a saddle of contrasting color saddle oxford , saddle shoe
follower of Tractarianism and supporter of the Oxford movement (which was expounded in pamphlets called `Tracts for the Times') Tractarian
British abbreviation of `university'; usually refers to Oxford University or Cambridge University varsity
English prelate and statesman; founded a college at Oxford and Winchester College in Winchester; served as chancellor of England and bishop of Winchester (1324-1404) William of Wykeham , Wykeham
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