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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_of_my_eye

The phrase apple of my eye refers to something or someone that one cherishes above all others. Its meaning does indeed derive from an expression signifying ...

www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/the-apple-of-my-eye.html

Meaning. Originally meaning the central aperture of the eye. Figuratively it is something, or more usually someone, cherished above others.

english.stackexchange.com/questions/275777/what-does-apple-of-my-eye-even-mean

"The apple of the eye" wasn't originally to do with apples, the fruit. It was a phrase meaning the pupil of the eye. So it either meant that it was ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=apple%20of%20my%20eye

Top definition. apple of my ... 1) Miranda is the apple of my eye - I love her more than anything on earth. 2) Her granddaughter is the apple of her eye. by VAKI5 ...

idiomation.wordpress.com/2010/09/15/apple-of-my-eye

Sep 15, 2010 ... Learn the history behind the phrase "apple of my eye" at www.idiomation. wordpress.com.

www.word-detective.com/2010/06/apple-of-ones-eye

Jun 10, 2010 ... Dear Word Detective: What does "the apple of my eye" mean? ... eye” was used to mean “favorite,” it was used literally, as an anatomical term.

www.culinarylore.com/food-history:why-do-we-say-apple-of-my-eye

Mar 19, 2014 ... Maybe you won't find this as fascinating as I did, but I'll bet what you thought was the origin of the idiom "Apple of my Eye" was mistaken!

www.quora.com/Where-does-the-phrase-You-are-the-apple-of-my-eye-come-from

It is used multiple times in the King James Bible (for example, Psalm 17: 8 and Proverbs 7: 2), ... The origin of the phrase in English is obscure. According to the  ...

www.worldwidewords.org/qa/qa-app1.htm

Mar 25, 2000 ... Q From Alec MacLeod: I really like your site and hope you can, at some future time, post the origin of the phrase apple of one's eye.

www.biblestudytools.com/dictionary/apple-of-the-eye

"Keep my law (the Revised Version, margin "teaching") as the apple of thine eye" (Proverbs 7:2). Compare Proverbs 7:9 where it is used to denote what is the ...