-FOr a brief but admirable treatment of the physiography see Stella S.
constellatus, studded with stars; con, with, and stella, a star), in astronomy, the name given to certain groupings of stars.
Above the harbour, between the forts Stella and Falcone, is the palace of Napoleon I., and 4 m.
This cathedral contains the monuments of several illustrious persons, amongst which the most celebrated are those of Swift (dean of this cathedral), of Mrs Hester Johnson, immortalized under the name of "Stella"; of Archbishop Marsh; of the first earl of Cork; and of Duke Schomberg, who fell at the battle of the Boyne.
30, 1604), and remained visible for seventeen months, in De stella nova in pede Serpentarii (Prague, 1606).
The "Stella Polare" succeeded in making her way through the British Channel to Crown Prince Rudolf Land, and wintered in Teplitz Bay, in 81° 33' N.
The party, with the exception of three, returned to the ship after an absence of 104 days, and the "Stella Polare" returned to Tromso in September 1900.
And to the sentimental rather than to the heroic side belongs also Stella, " a drama for lovers," in which the poet again reproduced, if with less fidelity than in Werther, certain aspects of his own love troubles.
Stella's one child, Lucilio, survived his birth but fifty days; nor did his mother long remain to comfort the scholar's old age.
Giuseppe, Monte Calvario, Avvocata, Stella, San Carlo all' Arena, Vicaria, San Lorenzo, Mercato, Pendino and Porto, but also the suburban districts of Vomero, Posilipo, Fuorigrotta, Miano and Piscinola, has been built over in every direction, one great incentive being the creation of an industrial zone to the eastward of the city.
Stella's mother was living at Moor Park, as servant or dame de compagnie of Temple's strong-minded sister, Lady Giffard.
Beatrice Stella Campbell >>
Esther, daughter of a merchant named Edward Johnson, a dependant, and legatee to a small amount, of Sir William Temple's (born in March 1680), whose acquaintance he had made at Moor Park in 1689, and whom he has immortalized as "Stella," came over with her companion Rebecca Dingley, a poor relative of the Temple family, and was soon permanently domiciled in his neighbourhood.
In this brochure he predicts solemnly that on the 29th of March 1 The name "Stella" is simply a translation of Esther.
By November 1710 he was again domiciled in London, and writing his Journal to Stella, that unique exemplar of a giant's playfulness, "which was written for one person's private pleasure and has had indestructible attractiveness for every one since."
The cheerful, almost jovial, tone of his letters to Stella evinces his full contentment, nor was he one to be moved to gratitude for small mercies.
But, whatever the cause, his conduct proved none the less the fatal embitterment of his life and Stella's and yet another's.
As a friend he must have greatly preferred Stella to Vanessa.
Marriage was out of the question with him, and, judged in the light of Stella's dignity and womanliness, this ardent and unreasoning display of passion was beyond comprehension.
Vanessa hugged the fetters to which Stella merely submitted.
Unable to marry Stella without destroying Vanessa, or to openly welcome Vanessa without destroying Stella, he was ' thus involved in the most miserable embarrassment; he continued to temporize.
Had the solution of marriage been open Stella would undoubtedly have been Swift's choice.
It was rumoured at the time that Stella was the natural daughter of Temple, and Swift himself at times seems to have been doubtful as to his own paternity.
From the same source sprang the report of Swift's marriage to Stella by Bishop Ashe in the deanery garden at Clogher in the summer of 1716.
The ceremony, it is suggested, may have been extorted by the jealousy of Stella and have been accompanied by the express condition on Swift's side that the marriage was never to be avowed.
Never more than a nominal wife at most, the unfortunate Stella commonly passed for his mistress till the day of her death (in her will she writes herself spinster), bearing her doom with uncomplaining resignation, and consoled in some degree by unquestionable proofs of the permanence of his love, if his feeling for her deserves the name.
Worn out with his evasions, she at last (1723) took the desperate step of writing to Stella or, according to another account, to Swift himself, demanding to know the nature of the connexion with him, and this terminated the melancholy history as with a clap of thunder.
Stella sent her rival's letter to Swift, and retired to a friend's house.
Swift rode down to Marley Abbey with a terrible countenance, petrified Vanessa by his frown, and departed without a word, flinging down a packet which only contained her own letter to Stella.
Five years afterwards Stella followed Vanessa to the grave.
Between the death of Vanessa and the death of Stella came the greatest political and the greatest literary triumph of Swift's life.
He governed his cathedral with great strictness and conscientiousness, and for years after Stella's death continued to hold a miniature court at the deanery.
The most important portion is contained in the Journal to Stella.
Journal to Stella, ed.
Ryland (two portraits of Stella).
Twelve portraits of Swift are included in the work, in addition to two portraits of Stella and one of Vanessa.
Social diarists of great value appear after the Restoration in Pepys, Evelyn, Reresby, Narcissus Luttrell and Swift (Journal to Stella), and political writing grows more important as a source of history, whether it takes the form of Bacons (ed.
It did not exist in Ireland in 1617, when Fynes Morison wrote his Itinerary, but it had appeared there within a hundred years later, when Swift mentions its occurrences in his Journal to Stella, 9th July 1711.
Baby Stella is an adorable new range of beautifully detailed baby dolls, toys and accessories from Manhattan Toy Company.
I have two English bulldogs, Marlon and Stella.
constellation of compassionate stars showed up to party with PETA at Stella's boutique in Mayfair, London.
There was just one room I lacked the dexterity to get through, and had to cheat by downloading one of Stella's savegames.
feature-length episode of " Stella Street " featuring a brand-new story.
Stella by Stella McCartney Stella McCartney's very own signature fragrance.
Report from Stella Turk 17 July 2002 Rhizostoma octopus jellyfish in Torquay harbor, Devon.
In the limited edition books Little Miss Stella meets Little Miss nobody, who has a problem bumping into people because nobody notices her.
Paul minnesotaalthough special state's oldest operating two days stella.
Stella McCartney was close behind, the two were hotly pursued by a pack of panting photographers.
Stella and Anita become sexually rapacious and the next morning Ken and Dave's bodies are discovered beside the now empty meteorite crater.
ready-to-wear ranges from the likes of Stella McCartney and Gucci in Oxford Street later this year.
safecracking daughter, Stella.
posted by Stella at October 27, 2005 08:23 PM I hadn't seen that, no.
Has a market of spain when in spring princess scrap the Stella.
A number of or when to the popular Stella.
Stella quot jon night live quot london open.
Stella performance from an actor at the top of his game.
Why not take your baby Stella out for the day.
Are on the two days Stella dinner onboard we.
Cabin categories each day at the contract calls solaris Stella oceanis.
MAGMA CONCERT NEWS The Magma concert in Reims (Stella says it is planned for September 94) will include a symphony orchestra.
STELLA Teaching Packages The main purpose of STELLA has been to create tailored, computer-based learning packages for parts of specific courses.
Hester Johnson, Swift's "Stella," was the daughter of Temple's steward, whose cottage still stands.
The legend that he was a supposititious child, really the son of an Italian police constable named Chiapponi, is dealt with elsewhere (see Maria Stella, countess of Newborough).
The "Stella Polare" succeeded in making her way through the British Channel to Crown Prince Rudolf Land, and wintered in Teplitz Bay, in 81Ã‚° 33' N.
Swift may have learned that Esther means "star" from the Elementa linguae persicae of John Greaves or from some Persian scholar; but he is more likely to have seen the etymology in the form given from Jewish sources in Buxtorf's Lexicon, where the interpretation takes the more suggestive form "Stella Veneris."
He had offered no obstacle in 1704 to a match proposed for Stella to Dr William Tisdall of Dublin, and, with his evident delight in the society of the dark-haired, brighteyed, witty beauty - a model, if we may take his word, of all that woman should be - it seemed unaccountable that he did not secure it to himself by the expedient of matrimony.
He was interred in his cathedral at midnight on the 22nd of October, in the same coffin as Stella, with the epitaph, written by himself, "Hic depositum est corpus Jonathan Swift, S.T.P., hujus ecclesiae cathedralis decani; ubi saeva indignatio cor ulterius lacerare nequit.
Selfridges plans to set up ready-to-wear ranges from the likes of Stella McCartney and Gucci in Oxford Street later this year.
Charlize Theron continues to engulf the screen with beauty and vulnerability as John 's safecracking daughter, Stella.
Posted by stella at October 27, 2005 08:23 PM I had n't seen that, no.
Has a market of spain when in spring princess scrap the stella.
A number of or when to the popular stella.
Cabin categories each day at the contract calls solaris stella oceanis.
Being pressured to stella quot jon night live quot london open.
This is a stella performance from an actor at the top of his game.
Why not take your baby stella out for the day.
Are on the two days stella dinner onboard we.
If you are looking for something a little different and edgy, you can find cool baby clothes at Stella Baby.
Down at the lot you will see scooters from top names like Derbi, Piaggio, Aprilia, Stella, Yamaha and Benelli.
The note is not quite the straight rose aroma one might find in, for example, Tea Rose by Perfumer's Workshop or even Stella by Stella McCartney, but it is certainly pronounced.
Pamela Anderson and Stella McCartney donated personal items for an auction to raise money for pets caught in the hurricane.
Designer daughter Stella McCartney often accused Heather of being a gold-digger.
She has one sister, Stella Teodora, who was born in 1995.
Stella has also entered the world of acting and entertainment at her young age.
Grey and Gregg married in 2001 and have a daughter, Stella.
The store prides itself on having fashionable and stylish clothes for all kids, both boys and girls, including popular lines such as the Stella McCartney line that debuted in the 2009 fashion season and had a second line in 2010.
The Stella McCartney line and other Gap Kids designs are so stylish and cute, in fact, that some adults were buying the largest sizes for themselves.
Designers extraordinaire like Karl Lagerfeld, who currently serves as the creative director for both Fendi and Chanel, and British design sensation Stella McCartney, have all left their cultural stamp on the designer house.
Suspecting that inherent individual differences among their young patients contributed to their developmental paths, two child psychiatrists, Alexander Thomas and Stella Chess, designed a study that challenged the nature-nurture dichotomy.
Online stores like Stella Maternity or DueMaternity.com offer maternity clothes that are more edgy and modern than you may find at your local maternity store.
Stella Maternity offers trendy maternity clothes, stylish nursing clothes and designer diaper bags.
Stella Maternity carries a large selection of Japanese Weekend maternity clothes, nursing clothes, nursing bras and maternity sleepwear at great prices.
Retailers like Due Maternity, Stella Maternity and Motherwear offer both maternity and nursing clothing.
Trendy maternity clothes can be found in stores such as Stella Maternity, Bella Blu, A Pea in a Pod and Isabella Oliver.
Stella Maternity offers maternity underwear from Japanese Weekend and Belabumbum that are comfortable and sexy.
Stella Maternity offers funky and cool maternity clothes for hip moms-to-be.
Stella Maternity: This unique maternity and baby boutique offers alternative and punk maternity clothes for women who refuse to give up their unique indivual style while pregnant.
It's available at Stella Maternity for $59.95.
Stella McCartney Muted Gold Trench: This heavy umber cotton trench is a muted gold color rather than metallic, making it extemely classy and very versatile.
One bag that gets high marks from happy users is the Stella Travel/Tote Pack from Ellington Leather Goods.
Introduced during the fall/winter collection of 2004, the Blake style handbag was added to the Marc Jacobs Classic Collection, joining the Sophia, Stella, Venetia and Multi-Pocket handbags.
Featuring two front pockets adorned with engraved padlocks featuring the Marc Jacobs trademark, the Blake has all the same features found in the Venetia, Sophia and Stella handbags.
She's also quickly proving herself quite the fashion maven, showing up at Nickelodeon's Teen Choice Awards in a sparkling Stella McCartney dress and satin magenta peep-toe heels.
Popular platform styles include Isis, Camille and Stella.
She landed the lead role as Dr. Sydney Hansen on Providence and in 2004, she landed the lead role of Detective Stella Bonasera on CSI:NY.
This organic Stella top for women is made with organic cotton and a little Spandex for stretch.
Central St. Martins College of Art and Design - Based in London, England this school boasts famous alumni like Stella McCartney, John Galliano and Alexander McQueen.
Damaris Evans attended the famous Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design with the plan of becoming a clothing designer like other St. Martins alumni John Galliano, Stella McCartney and Alexander McQueen.
1885) a novelist of some literary repute, her best books perhaps being Cousin Stella (1859) and Who breaks, pays (1861).
Maria Stella >>
In the vicinity is the beautiful old mansion of Stella, and below it Stellaheugh, to which the victorious Scottish army crossed from Newburn on the Northumberland bank in 1640, after which they occupied Newcastle.
11,228 Pizzo Stella.
the duke of Abruzzi started from Christiania in his yacht, the "Stella Polare," to make the first attempt to force a ship into the newly discovered ocean north of Franz Josef Land.
stella, are derived Span.
Not long after the death of his first wife Pontano took in second marriage a beautiful girl of Ferrara, who is only known to us under the name of Stella.
It was at Moor Park, near Farnham, the residence to which Temple had retired to cultivate apricots after the rapid decline of his influence during the critical period of Charles II.'s reign (1679-1681), that Swift's acquaintance with Esther Johnson, the "Stella" of the famous Journal, was begun.
The word usage examples above have been gathered from various sources to reflect current and historial usage. They do not represent the opinions of YourDictionary.com.