A Sign

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… often appears between the ranking titles iry-pat and khetemty-bity (royal sealer) and was therefore a sign of an extremely high status in the ranking of officials in Ancient Egypt. As mayor, the title often stands alone in inscription in…

… battle took place on a nearby field, on Saturday before Pentecost 1567, from which the Székelys emerged victorious. The monks saw this as a sign of the care of Virgin Mary, and since then, this event has been commemorated by a pilgrimage when…

Belgrade, which he left in protest in 1992, as a sign of solidarity with colleagues who got sacked for political reasons. Čupić participated in opposition groups against policy of Slobodan Milošević, and he was particularly active in the Belgrade student protests 1996-97. In 1999, he joined the Otpor! movement and became a member of its council.

… Óttar protested against an incident of police violence, in which a woman was knocked over against a bench in the street and in which the police commented that the positioning of the bench had been ‘unfortunate’, by circulating a photograph of himself sitting on the bench holding a sign saying ‘This bench is unfortunate’.

…Épée then turned his attention toward charitable services for the poor, and, on one foray into the slums of Paris, he had a chance encounter with two young Deaf sisters who communicated using a sign language. Épée decided to dedicate…

…Énée then rushes on to tell of the devouring of the priest Laocoön by a sea serpent, after he had warned the Trojans to burn the horse. Énée interprets this as a sign of the goddess Athene’s anger at the sacrilege. Against Cassandre’s…

Carlos Osorio, who was also responsible for bringing Ángel to New York. As a sign of commitment to the team, his wage in Medellín was only 30 million pesos (US$15,600) per month compared to his former salary in the US which was 300 million pesos (US$156,000) a month.

Zwingli’s views on baptism were largely a response to Anabaptism, a movement which attacked the practice of infant baptism. He defended the baptism of children by describing it as a sign of a Christian’s covenant with disciples and God just as God made a covenant with Abraham.

Zou Ying was assassinated with a spear by his younger brother Zou Yushan, who plotted against the ruler with the royal family and prime minister. Ying beheaded the corpse and gave the head to a messenger, who delivered it to Wang as a sign of…

Zoosemiotics is the semiotic study of the use of signs among animals, more precisely the study of semiosis among animals, i.e. the study of how something comes to function as a sign to some animal. It is the study of animal forms of knowing.

… the zodiac from the discipline astrology, with each member adopting the persona of a sign of the zodiac, being twelve in all. The group members share leadership of the organization, with the position rotating just as the astrological zodiac changes.

… sacrifice her life to protect Maya as a sign of their friendship. Her spirit would appear before Maya during the final battle and instruct her on how to defeat the Dark Lord.Zealotus is an actual monster in the game.

… efforts. While still gaining a gold certification, it only peaked at 39 on the Billboard 200 and nine on the R&B chart. ””s poorer commercial performance became a sign that the band’s popularity and impact were beginning to decline toward the…

Zambian Sign Language is a sign language used by the Deaf community in Zambia. It is not clear how many Zambians use Zambian Sign Language, although it is taught in some special schools and interpreters appear on some television…

Zahedi has also appeared in several films in acting roles, including Alexander Payne’s Citizen Ruth, Greg Watkins’ A Sign From God, Richard Linklater’s Waking Life, and Registered Sex Offender. In September 2009 Zahedi had a role in the small film Unlimited Dreamtime – A 2 Week Film. Zahedi also teaches film classes at The New School in New York.

… feet of people appearing in their images. It was discovered that this was deliberate. The Nepalese did not want to embarrass their friends and neighbors by showing their bare feet, which was a sign of poverty, and for this reason deliberately chose to leave it out of the photographic record.

Yyrkoon: Prince of Melniboné, Elric’s cousin. He is next in line for the throne, as Elric has no male heir. He worries about Elric’s behaviour and takes all of Elric’s brooding and philosophical talk as a sign of weakness. He yearns for a…

… thought they were too radical when they told us that they were harassed by men on our streets… Or when they talked about wearing high-heeled shoes as a sign of women’s subordination. I remember how we gossiped about their greasy hair, no bra, no…

Yudhoyono’s supporters saw Yudhoyono’s participation in the vice-presidential election as a sign of his popularity and recognised Yudhoyono’s potential as a possible leader for Indonesia. One of these supporters, Vence Rumangkang…

Yudhoyono’s supporters saw Yudhoyono’s participation in the Vice Presidential election as a sign of his popularity and recognized Yudhoyono’s potential as a possible leader for Indonesia. One of these supporters, Vence Rumangkang…

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