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  1. Synge, J. M. Synge, John Millington Synge, Edmund John Millington Synge(noun)

    Irish poet and playwright whose plays are based on rural Irish life (1871-1909)


  1. John Millington Synge

    Edmund John Millington Synge was an Irish playwright, poet, prose writer, travel writer and collector of folklore. He was a key figure in the Irish Literary Revival and was one of the cofounders of the Abbey Theatre. He is best known for his play The Playboy of the Western World, which caused riots in Dublin during its opening run at the Abbey Theatre. Although he came from an Anglo-Irish background, Synge's writings are mainly concerned with the world of the Roman Catholic peasants of rural Ireland and with what he saw as the essential paganism of their world view. Synge suffered from Hodgkin's disease, a form of cancer at the time untreatable. He died just weeks short of his 38th birthday and was at the time trying to complete his last play, Deirdre of the Sorrows.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of john millington synge in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of john millington synge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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