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Greek sports law, the club’s chairman Theodoros Papadopoulos and team fans own the rest, with the chairman possessing a relative majority.

…Świętobor (Suatobor) was a Pomeranian duke of 11th and 12th century. According to Gesta principum Polonorum of the chronicler Gallus Anonymus, he was a relative of king of Poland, Bolesław III Wrymouth. In one particular instance, Świętobor was imprisoned by his rivals and Bolesław set out with military aid for Świętobór. However, before Bolesław’s expedition reached its destination, Świętobór was freed and the king’s forces turned around and returned home.

…Ó Neachtain was married twice, firstly to Una Nagle, who died about 1703. His second spouse was Una Byrne, apparently a relative of Edmund Byrne, Archbishop of Dublin. Ó Neachtain’s known children were Tadhg Ó Neachtain, Luke, and Anna.

…Émile Lisbonne was born on 20 June 1876 in Nyons, Drôme.He was a relative of Eugène Lisbonne, an attorney and senator for Hérault who was Senate rapporteur for the 1881 law on freedom of the press.His father was Jules Lisbonne, an attorney in Nyons, municipal councilor and deputy mayor.Émile Lisbonne attended the lycée in Avignon, then studied at the Faculty of Law in Aix-en-Provence and the Faculty of Law in Paris.

…Æthelric was a monk at Christ Church Priory at Canterbury prior to his becoming a bishop. Several historians opine that he might have been the same as the Æthelric who was a monk of Canterbury and a relative of Godwin, Earl of Wessex. That Æthelric was elected by the monks of Canterbury to be Archbishop of Canterbury in 1050, but was not confirmed by King Edward the Confessor who insisted on Robert of Jumièges becoming archbishop instead. The evidence is not merely that they shared the same name, because the name was a relatively common one in Anglo-Saxon England. Other evidence…

… possibly in the sense of a relative of the King of the Geats, though some translators render ætheling as ‘retainer’. Since many early Scandinavian kings were chosen by competition or election, rather than primogeniture, the term may have been reserved for a person qualified to compete for the kingship.

… succession, such as his brother-in-law, a Mercian ealdorman called Æthelwulf, his son-in-law Æthelred, and a relative called Osferth, who may have been Alfred’s illegitimate son. Once Edward grew up Alfred was able to give him military commands…

Zübeyde Hanım married Ragıp Bey. Ragıp Bey was also a widower with four children. Atatürk liked Süreyya. His other step brother was employed by Regie Company. Because he was not the senior male in the house after his mother’s marriage, Atatürk left the house and lived with a relative.

Zubaida gives birth to a child. Jabbar comes to know of this from a relative and is shocked. He gathers courage and undergoes a medical examination that confirms his infertility. At the same time Safia becomes pregnant. His own cousin (Murali) is held responsible for this.

Zoetia (Ζοιτία – Zoitia, also Ζοιτέα – Zoitea) was a city in ancient Arcadia, Greece. The settlement was founded by Paroreus, the youngest son of Tricolonus, a relative of Lycaon. He also settled Paroria which was 10 stadia (1.8 km) from Zoetia. When Pausanias visited the city in the 2nd…

Zoe Karbonopsina was a relative of the chronicler Theophanes the Confessor and a niece of the admiral Himerios. Desperate to sire a son, Leo VI married his mistress Zoe on 9 January 906, only after she had given birth to the future…

Zizhongosaurus was originally assigned to the Cetiosaurinae but later authors have placed it in either the Vulcanodontidae, as a relative of Barapasaurus, or the Shunosaurinae. It is today often considered a nomen dubium.

… thus was part of a clade also containing other American ankylosaurids. It was not closely related to Nodocephalosaurus living in the same time and area, the latter being recovered as a relative of Mongolian ankylosaurids. However, the…

Zari Sarfaraz was briefly married to a relative at the age of 19, who died a mere 18 months into their marriage. She never had any children of her own nor did she remarry, preferring instead to dedicate herself to public service and a number of new business ventures.

… 322 mm with abundant sunny days, and the most rainy seasons are spring (April-May) and autumn (September-November), with a relative drought in summer (July-August) and winter (December-March).

Zane was first brought to Europe as a relative unknown by Norwegian team Molde. After scoring no goals in 14 matches he was deemed a failure and sold to Lillestrøm. In his first season in Lillestrøm he ended top scorer of the Norwegian…

Zainuddin is an orphan. His Minang father died in exile after killing a relative over inheritance; his non-Minang mother has also died. He is now living with his father’s friend Mak Base in Batipuh, Sumatra. As a person of mixed descent,…

Deputy Director-General of Somali Immigration and Naturalization, One of the high rank Senior Somali Administration Officers, as well as a writer of politics and history. Additionally, Yusuf was also a relative of the Somali-Italian actor and musician Jonis Bashir, and the Somali Politician and businessman Haji Mohamed Yasin Ismail.

… to Yuri Mamin’s maternal grandmother, his grandfather considered the writer Dmitry Mamin-Sibiryak a relative. Galina Dmitrievna Mamina, the film director’s mother, was an art historian and theater worker who taught theater history at the…

Yueshi culture saw a relative decline of cultural development. Groups of settlements were dissolved and the highly developed pottery technology of the Shandong Longshan culture was lost. Yueshi style of ding-dou type vessels were also…

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