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Yule Etymology

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Yule, the Winter Solstice
ABOUT YULE | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT YULE Yule, pronounced "you all", or jol is the Winter Solstice, the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Yule, in Old Norse means, Wheel. As the Wheel of the Year is significant in pagan...
Holidays >> Yule
Yule Sabbat Ritual
This Sabbat celebrates rebirth and renewal, and the return of longer days as the Lord of the Sun is reborn from the womb of the Goddess. Wreaths and evergreen trees may decorate the home. Set up the altar with your usual tools. Extra tools will include a Yule...
Holidays >> Yule
The Sacred Wheel: The Sabbats
The Wheel of the Year honors the never ending cycle of life, death, and rebirth. It expresses the belief which Pagan religions hold that time is circular, not linear. The Sabbats are derived from the rich traditions of seasonal festivals as celebrated by...
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Pagan Holidays for the Southern Hemisphere
Many of the readers of RealMagick hail from the Southern Hemisphere. For them, the standard progression of the seasons is shifted... I.e. they are celebrating spring in Brazil, when those of us in the Northern Hemisphere are celebrating Fall. Clearly the "...
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Festival Cycles, Christian Feasts and the Sabbats
A Miscellany of Festivals : Christian Equivalents for the "Sabbats" There's a number of reasons why the "Wiccan" wheel of the year and the Christian Calendar don't match. The most important is all too often overlooked. The Christian...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
I am Pagan
I am Pagan. I am a part of the whole of Nature. The Rocks, the Animals, the Plants, the Elements, and Stars are my relatives. Other humans are my sisters and brothers, whatever their races, colors, genders, sexual orientations, ages, nationalities, religions,...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Henry Yule, A. C. Burnell, Hobson-Jobson: a glossary of colloquial
382. Henry Yule, A. C.
Article No.3 Christmas traditions and performance rituals: a look at
observations on the interesting etymology of words and names, as well as myths and legends, associated with Yule celebrations.
From "Out on a Limrick" by Bennett Cerf, (Harper & Bros
Etymological Arguments FOR Spelling Reform, by Valerie Yule. 9. A Look at Interlang, the Modern Wurld Inglish, by Martin Karens, C.
p.29. Chapter 20 p.
The right of Valerie Yule to be identified as the author of this work has been .. Page from the first edition of Nathan Bailey's Etymological English.

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Yule - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
yule - Online Etymology Dictionary
The Online Etymology Dictionary. Search: Search Mode, Natural Language First direct reference to the Yule log is 17c. O.
20kWEB: Origin of the word Yule. Etymology of the word Yule.
Origin of the word Yule. Etymology of the word Yule. Dictionary of etymology.
Yule Is Not The Wheel
I'm going to add even more confusion to your ongoing debate over the origin of the word "Yule".
Yule - Wiktionary

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