Keywords

Term ID Vocabularysort descending Parent Term Description
4812 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Lookout Mountain
2596 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Loom
2819 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Lord Fauntleroy
5554 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Los Angeles
2380 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Lothario
2804 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Lucifer
4298 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Lusitania
4942 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Lycurgus of Sparta
2791 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Lytle, Horace
884 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical MacArthur, Douglas
2320 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Macbeth
4448 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Madame Bovary
4768 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Madison, Mississippi
5274 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Magdalen
5448 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Maginot Line
4034 Aesthetics Diction Malapropism
5503 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Malaya
2951 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Manassas, Horse
5212 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Mannie Hait cashes check
5211 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Mannie's death
3216 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mark Twain
5465 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Marlowe, Christopher
2173 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Mary
679 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Mask
3619 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mason and Dixon Line
2568 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Masons
3610 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Massachusetts
5072 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes McCarron ambushed
3231 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical McLaurin
413 Aesthetics (First level term) Media
2397 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Medical / Surgical
2103 Aesthetics Genre Conventions Melodrama
5421 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Memphis Junction
2372 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Memphis, Tennessee
5369 Aesthetics Allusion, Mythical Menelaus
3032 Aesthetics Metafictional Merging history and fiction
5474 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mesopotamia
4532 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Messalina
484 Aesthetics (First level term) Metafictional
1030 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Metaphor
2130 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Metonym
4380 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mexico
3368 Aesthetics Narrative Mid-sentence insertion of another thought
5229 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Middle Ages
2329 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Military analogy
2156 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Military terminology
3446 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Milton, John
5437 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Milton, John
1004 Aesthetics Genre Conventions Minstrelsy
2634 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Mirage
4142 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Mirror
3305 Aesthetics Diction Misogynistic wording
5435 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Miss America
5035 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Miss Quentin runs away
2886 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mississippi
5526 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mississippi Delta
1874 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mississippi Reports
3551 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mississippi River
4779 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Missouri
3754 Aesthetics Language Misspelling
3219 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mistinguett
5265 Aesthetics Tone Mock-heroic
2168 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Monroe, Marilyn
2941 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Monteagle, Tennessee
4730 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Montesquieu
4789 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Montgomery, Alabama
495 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Monument
5390 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Morgan, J.P.
4324 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Morgan, John Hunt
2057 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Moses
2336 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Moth
4765 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mottstown
5386 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mount Vernon
5376 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mozart
3561 Aesthetics Narrative Multiple quotations in a single paragraph
5568 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Murat, Joachim
4207 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Musical imagery
1172 Aesthetics Genre Conventions Mystery
5051 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Nancy confronts white man
1685 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Napoleon
5217 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Narcissa marries Bayard
5033 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Narcissa's anonymous letters
3848 Aesthetics Allusion, Mythical Narcissus
411 Aesthetics (First level term) Narrative
4382 Aesthetics Narrative Narrative anomaly
4395 Aesthetics Narrative Narrative shift
2901 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Nashville, Tennessee
4941 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Natchez Trace
4325 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Natchez, Mississippi
4190 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Native American
1606 Aesthetics Diction Native American languages

I created this for "The Old People," 204.2, because the emphasis is on the "old tongue" that Sam Fathers speaks. LW

1116 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Negation

This is the term for when the narrative suggests an image or action, but only in the act of denying it: "He was not crying." EP

2203 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Negro spirituals
5025 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Negro voting
641 Aesthetics Style Neologism
930 Aesthetics Diction Neologism

This keyword can be used for terms and words invented by Faulkner, including portmanteau words, hyphenated words (e.g., "ax-squared"), non-hyphenated words (e.g., "deathcolored"), onomatopoeic words, or other similar constructions. Not all hyphenated words would qualify as a neologism, such as "mud-caked" or "three-foot-high" which are too commonplace to qualify as neologisms. -CR

3779 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical New England
4644 Aesthetics Language new item
3284 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical New London, Connecticut
2375 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical New Orleans, Louisiana

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