Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for Premonstratensian
- ‘I'm forever appreciative of the great academic education spearheaded by the Norbertine fathers.’
- ‘In 1992 its founder, the Dutch Norbertine monk, already 79 years old, had a vision which challenged him to support the Russian Orthodox Church.’
Late 17th century: named after St Norbert ( c. 1080–1134), founder of the order.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.