Ere ever. (Saxon, aer, before.)
“Or ever I had seen that day, Horatio.”
Shakespeare: Hamlet, i. 2.
“Dying or ere they sicken.”
Macbeth, iv. 2.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
More on Or Ever from Fact Monster:
- Medgar Evers - Medgar Evers civil rights leader Born: 1925 Birthplace: Decatur, Mississippi Dropping out of high ...
- Erik Bruhn - Bruhn, Erik Bruhn, Erik , 1929–86, Danish ballet dancer, b. Copenhagen. Bruhn joined the ...
- Tinker to Evers to Chance - Tinker to Evers to Chance Chicago Cubs double play combination from 1903-10; immortalized in poem ...
- Myrlie Evers-Williams - Myrlie Evers-Williams civil rights leader Born: 3/17/1933 Birthplace: Vicksburg, Mississippi ...
- The Murder of Medgar Evers - Civil Rights Cases - Byron De La Beckwith was convicted of murdering Evers in 1994, 30 years after the fact