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General Crossword Questions for “mungo”

  • Scottish saint using dialect has to leave

Encyclopedia

  • Mungo Jerry is an English rock group whose greatest success was in the early 1970s, though they have continued throughout the years with an ever-changing line-up, always fronted by Ray Dorset. They are remembered above all for their hit "In the Summertime". — “Mungo Jerry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Mungo Park was born in Selkirkshire, Scotland at Foulshiels on the Yarrow Water, near Park was one of the first explorers of Central Africa, and was one of the first explorers mentioned in Travels in Central-Africa - from Mungo Park to Dr. Barth and Dr. Vogel. — “Mungo Park (explorer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Saint Mungo is the commonly used name for Saint Kentigern (also known as Cantigernus (Latin) or Cyndeyrn Garthwys (Welsh) At the age of twenty-five, Mungo began his missionary labours on the Clyde, on the site of modern Glasgow. — “Saint Mungo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Sir Pitt was first married to Grizzel, sixth daughter of Mungo Binkie, Lord Binkie, and cousin, in consequence, of Mr. — “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Not always, though: Ledyard, the great New England traveller, and Mungo Park, the Scotch one; of all men, they possessed the least assurance in the parlor. — “Moby-Dick” by Herman Melville
  • "Now, Alan, man!" cried James. "Look things in the face! He'll be papered anyway; Mungo Campbell'll be sure to paper him; what matters if I paper him too? And then, Alan, I am a man that has a family." And then, after a little pause on both sides, "And, Alan, it'll be a jury of Campbells," said he. — “Kidnapped” by Robert Louis Stevenson

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