Definition of Keble
1. Noun. English clergyman who (with John Henry Newman and Edward Pusey) founded the Oxford movement (1792-1866).
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Literary usage of Keble
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1892)
"2 1710),barrister and essayist, youngest son of Richard Keble or ... Keble is best known by his ' Reports in the Court of Queen's Bench . . . from the 12th ..."
2. Memoirs by Mark Pattison (1885)
"But in 1827, on the promotion of Copleston to the bishopric of Llandaff, university opinion pronounced that the headship lay between Keble and Hawkins ..."
3. Some Account of the Worshipful Company of Grocers of the City of London by John Benjamin Heath (1829)
"Strype, describing this church, mentions this fact in the following terms: " Henry Keble " aforementioned, deceased, and was here buried in a " vault by him ..."