One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A supporter of Lord John Russell or his policies, especially as considered representative of traditional Whig principles.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of Lord John Russell or the Russellites.
A follower of the teachings of Charles Taze Russell, founder of a millenarian fundamentalist sect of which the Jehovah's Witnesses were an offshoot.
An adherent or advocate of the politics of Thomas Wallace Russell, especially in relation to his support for land reform in Ireland.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Age. From the name of Lord John Russell, British politician and prime minister + -ite<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in Flaming Sword. From the name of Charles Taze Russell, U.S. millenarian preacher + -ite<br>early 20th century; earliest use found in The Times. From the name of Thomas Wallace Russell, a Scottish-born Irish politician + -ite.
A rare mineral consisting of bismuth tungstate, occurring as pale yellow or green fine-grained masses.
1930s. From the name of Arthur E. I. M. Russell, English mineralogist + -ite.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.