Annotations to James Joyce's Ulysses/Circe/457

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Annotations[edit]

Bonafide Sabaoth     (Latin, Hebrew) Genuine Hosts.[1] If Bonafide is taken to be a corruption of the Latin bona fide (in good faith), the warcry could mean Hosts of the True Faith; the Turks at Plevna were Muslims.


Nova Hibernia     (Latin) New Ireland.[2]


References[edit]

  1. Gifford (1988) 475.
    Thornton (1968) 377.
  2. Gifford (1988) 475.


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