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General Crossword Questions for “nag”

  • Pester
  • Horse
  • Pester - horse
  • Horse - scold
  • Constantly scold - small horse

Encyclopedia

  • Nag Hammadi library. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. Codex IV is one of the texts discovered at Nag Hammadi. The Nag Hammadi library [1] is a collection of early Christian Gnostic texts discovered near the Upper Egyptian town of Nag Hammadi in 1945. — “Nag Hammadi library - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Nag Hammadi (Arabic: نجع حمادي), is a city in Upper Egypt. Nag Hammadi was known as Chenoboskion (Greek Χηνοβόσκιον) in classical antiquity, meaning "geese grazing grounds". It is located on the west bank of the Nile in the Qena Governorate, about 80 kilometres north-west of Luxor. — “Nag Hammadi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Nāga, a deity in the from of snake worshiped in Hinduism and mentioned in Buddhism. Nag Missile, a third generation "fire and forget" anti-tank missile. Nag, a horse that is of low quality. NAG, The National Association of Goldsmiths, British Trade Association for Quality Retail Jewellers. — “Nag - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • With spiteful glee he hired a wretched Cossack nag and hastened on the way to Skvoreshniki to meet the returning cavalcade with the diverting intelligence. — “The Possessed” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • The crowd round them was laughing too and indeed, how could they help laughing? That wretched nag was to drag all the cartload of them at a gallop! Two young fellows in the cart were just getting whips ready to help Mikolka. — “Crime and punishment” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • "Why do they spoil things? A poor thrashing machine, or your Russian presser, they will break, but my steam press they don't break. A wretched Russian nag they'll ruin, but keep good dray-horses–they won't ruin them. And so it is all round. We must raise our farming to a higher level." — “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
  • The bloody nag took fright and the old mongrel after the car like bloody hell and all the populace shouting and laughing and the old tinbox clattering along the street. — “Ulysses” by James Joyce
  • You have spoiled my nag for me, and that is enough mischief for one vacation. — “Daniel Deronda” by George Eliot
  • –All you need say of Fontainbleau (in case you are ask'd) is, that it stands about forty miles (south something) from Paris, in the middle of a large forest–That there is something great in it–That the king goes there once every two or three years, with his whole court, for the pleasure of the chace–and that, during that carnival of sporting, any English gentleman of fashion (you need not forget yourself) may be accommodated with a nag or two, to partake of the sport, taking care only not to out-gallop the king–... — “Tristram Shandy” by Laurence Sterne

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