Ancient Egypt. on 7/16/04 8:36 AM, Nancy Gish at [log in to unmask] wrote: > Dictionaries also list it as used in > Eastern countries, but I knew it from use in the 20s; I imagine it was > used well before that. > Nancy > >>>> [log in to unmask] 07/16/04 11:18 AM >>> > Hi, everybody on the list! > > I haven't written much lately, since I've been busy at university. But > now > I've gotten my BA Hons and can fully relax... Well, not just relax. > In fact, I was translating a short story by Vernon Lee when I came > across > the adjective 'kohled' (in the sentence "have big kohled eyes"), whose > meaning I could not find either in my paper dictionary or on online > dictionaries.