Yorick


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Yorick

jester in the court of Denmark. [Br. Lit.: Hamlet]
See: Clowns
References in classic literature ?
Then he took a skull and held it in his hand, and looked reflectively upon it, after the manner of the grave-digger when he discourses of Yorick.
But they have something to say, likewise, of the Harmonic Meeting at the Sol's Arms, where the sound of the piano through the partly opened windows jingles out into the court, and where Little Swills, after keeping the lovers of harmony in a roar like a very Yorick, may now be heard taking the gruff line in a concerted piece and sentimentally adjuring his friends and patrons to "Listen, listen, listen, tew the wa-ter fall
As Shakespeare and his characters (Romeo, Juliet, Yorick, Othello and Iago) are such literary icons that we feel as if they live among us, it is not such a stretch that we could believe that the creator and his creations could exist in the same place.
Edited by Yorick Smaal, Andy Kaladelfos, and Mark Finnane
WILLIAM Shakespeare may have shared the fate of Hamlet's friend Yorick.
CAST: Rinko Kikuchi, Yorick van Wageningen, Lucy Griffiths, Laura Sofia Bach, Daniel Ball, Ken Brady
What was the occupation of Yorick in Shakespeare's play Hamlet?
15 July 2011 -- US investment bank Moelis has hired Yorick Van Slingelandt as co-chief of investment banking operations in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), Bloomberg said on Thursday citing an e-mail from the firm.
THE WAY (12A) CAST: Martin Sheen, James Nesbitt, Emilio Estevez, Yorick van Wageningen PLOT: Ophthalmologist Tom (Sheen) gets a phone call telling him his son Daniel (Estevez, seen in flashbacks) has been killed while on a pilgrimage in the French Pyrenees.
People joined in a 200-year-old traditional pilgrimage from Shakespeare's birthplace in Henley Street to lay flowers at nearby Holy Trinity Church where he is buried, while children got creative at the new Royal Shakespeare Theatre, making masks and Yorick skulls, before enjoying a slice of a huge birthday cake.
Based on interpretations and information for field of MT [Machine Translation] by Yorick Wilks' book, "Machine Translation, Its scope and limits," this paper displays understandable theoretical frameworks from views of a translating field worker and linguistics.