I introduced myself by name as I accepted the offered seat across from a large desk, the only other furniture in the small room.
A tired voice asked for him by name.
Then five minutes later, some guy calls asking for her, by name!
Mrs. Glass said the guy asked for Cleary by name.
She handed Dandy to Rob and Random to Aaron, introducing the horses by name.
But with a strange want of delicacy, to use the mildest term, she made love at the same time to a young Venetian doctor whom she had called in, by name Pagello.
region there are many small streams, flowing into the La Plata estuary and the Atlantic; most of these are unknown by name outside the republic. The largest and only important river is the Salado del Sud, which rises in the north-west corner of the province of Buenos Aires and flows south-east for a distance of 360 m.
He was excluded by name from the amnesty promised to the Hungarian rebels by the peace of Karlowitz (Jan.
The preamble states that the king has granted the charter on the advice of various prelates and barons, some of whom, including the archbishop of Canterbury, the papal legate Pandulf, and William Marshal, earl of Pembroke, are mentioned by name.
A beautiful woman, it is said, by name Phya, was disguised as Athena and drove into the Agora with Peisistratus at her side, while proclamations were made that the goddess herself was restoring Peisistratus to Athens.
The " true mother of his mind as well as of his health " was a maiden aunt - Catherine Porten by name - with respect to whom he expresses himself in language of the most grateful remembrance.
A lease granted to a tenant by name will pass, on his death during the subsistence of the term to his heir-at-law, even if the lease contains no destination to heirs.
Manget's Bibliotheca chemica curiosa (1702), are confused productions, written in an allegorical style, but full of phrases and even pages taken literally from the Greek alchemists, and citing by name various authorities of Greek alchemy.
While the first has the form of a treatise, the second is an address to God; the first, though it has the Jewish people in mind, does not refer to them by name except incidentally in Solomon's prayer; the second is wholly devoted to the Jewish national experiences (this is true even of the section on idolatry).
This fact somewhat weakens the various identifications that have been proposed for the cities of Bashan enumerated by name.
In Joel the enemies of Israel are the nations collectively, and among those specified by name neither Assyria nor Chaldaea finds a place.
It excited the suspicion of the Church, and a Jesuit, by name Baltus, published a ponderous refutation of it; but the peace-loving disposition of its author impelled him to leave his opponent unanswered.
It was previously known by name from lists of canonical and extracanonical books compiled by Eusebius and other writers.
In return Maine brought back from his Indian office a store of knowledge which enriched all his later writings, though he took India by name for his theme only once.
Though associated by name with a well-known 1st century Rabbi, it is hardly earlier than the 8th (Latin trans.
Prato is said to be first mentioned by name in 1107, but the cathedral appears as early as 1048 as the parish church of Borgo Cornio or Santo Stefano.
Introits were provided for use on every Sunday and Holy-Day; after the offertory intending communicants were directed to " tarry still in the quire or in some convenient place nigh the quire "; in the prayer " for the whole state of Christ's church," the blessed Virgin Mary was commemorated by name among departed saints; prayer for the departed was explicitly retained; also an invocation of the Holy Spirit before the words of institution, the prayer of oblation immediately following them.
pp. 149, 241) not one of the ten Cyprian kings mentioned appears to be Phoenician by name.
Bothwell and others, his satellites or the queen's, were instantly placarded by name as the criminals.
The failure of Jaureguy did not deter a young Catholic zealot, by name Balthazar Gerard, from attempting to assassinate the man whom he looked upon as the arch-enemy of God and the king.
The Latin word ecclesiasticus is, properly speaking, not a name, but an epithet meaning "churchly," so that it would serve as a designation of any book which was read in church or received ecclesiastical sanction, but in practice Ecclesiasticus has become a by-name for the Wisdom of Sirach.
He had with difficulty been prevented from holding up the lord privy seal by name as an example of the meaning of the word "renegade."
The penalty of excommunication ipso facto is only maintained for reading books written by heretics or apostates in defence of heresy, or books condemned by name under pain of excommunication by pontifical letters (not by decrees of the Index).
A mayor of Altrincham is mentioned by name in 1452, but the office probably existed long before this date; it has now for centuries been a purely nominal appointment, the chief duty consisting in the opening of the annual fairs.
The recruits who draw unlucky numbers at 19 years of age are seldom called up till they are 23, when they are summoned by name and escorted by a policeman to Cairo.
began about 1570 B.C., taking what seems to be the utmost interval that it permits, 220 years have to contain a crowd of kings of whom nearly 100 are already known by name from monuments and papyri, while fresh names are being added annually to the long list; the shattered fragments of the last columns in the Turin Papyrus show space for 150 or perhaps _____ - 180 kings of this period, apparently with ~asted Petrie out reaching the XVIIth Dynasty.
Here vikings are mentioned by name - e.g.: " Val-6 Ara ymr, ok iarna glymr; Brast r&nd vice rond; rero vikingar."
A brother wizard in the English fleet, by name Stephen Crabbe,' detected him while he was invisible to others.
cii.), William of Tyre tells us that he spent his spare time in reading and had a particular affection for history; that he was well skilled in the jus consuetudinarium of the kingdom (afterwards recorded by lawyers like John of Ibelin and Philip of Novara as "the assizes of Jerusalem"); and that he had the royal faculty for remembering faces, and could generally be trusted to address by name anybody whom he had once met, so that he was more popular with high and low than any of his predecessors.
Roman remains have been discovered here, but no identification with a Roman station by name has been made with certainty.
The Turks were perhaps not distinguished by name or institutions from other tribes before the 5th century, but the Huns may have been an earlier offshoot of the same stock.
Carisbrooke is not mentioned by name in the Domesday Survey, but Bowcombe, its principal manor, was a dependency of the royal manor of Amesbury, and was obtained from the king by William Fitz Osbern in exchange for three Wiltshire manors.
A number of hymns and prayers addressed to the chief Babylonian gods, and written throughout in the Sumerian language, have been found at Nippur, and these may be dated in the era of the kings of Ur and Isin, since some of them are mentioned by name in the petitions.
Advantage of this opportunity was taken by a young man of Polish parentage, by name Leon Czolgosz, to shoot at the president with a revolver at close range.
It may be noted that Barbezieux had recently told Saint-Mars to designate his prisoners by circumlocutions in his correspondence, and not by name.
Theoretically it was in the territory of the tribe of Asher, and Josephus assigns it by name to the district of one of Solomon's provincial governors.
The Mongol leaders put on the throne a son of Abagha, by name Arghun.
In that province coloured persons are not by name debarred from the franchise, but they are in practice excluded.
Armenier, 1898, 13); but no cuneiform text referring to Samosata by name seems yet to have been published.
We will mention the clerical travellers of this description who are known to us by name.
It is interesting to note in it the first introduction of Paul on the scene, at least by name.
The fact that his plays could be referred to by name alone without any indication of the author (Cicero, De Finibus, ii.
Most noticeable among these doctrines is the complete system of angelology consistently followed out in the Book of Daniel, according to which the management of human affairs is entrusted to a regular hierarchy of commanding angels, two of whom, Gabriel and Michael, are even mentioned by name.
In 922 Charles the Simple gave in full possession to a count in Frisia, Dirk by name (a shortened form of Diederic, Latin Theodoricus), "the church of Egmont with all that belonged to it from Swithardeshage to Kinhem."
Thus it is quoted by name as a genuine production of Enoch in the Epistle of Jude, 14 sq., and it lies at the base of Matt.
His study of the Alexandrine theology, as well as of profane literature, brought him under the suspicions of the orthodox, and a former pupil of his, by name Constantine, accused him in an elegiac poem of having abandoned Christianity.
This heir, by name Sayaji Rao, then a boy of twelve years in the humble home of a Deccani cultivator, was educated by an English tutor, the administration being meanwhile placed for eight years under the charge of Sir T.
Before the new deputies could take their seats the directors forced through the councils the law of the 22nd Floreal (May II), annulling or perverting the elections in thirty departments and excluding forty-eight deputies by name.
They were led by the famous Philip de Marnix, lord of St Aldegonde, and had the assistance of an ingenious Italian engineer, by name Gianibelli.
Eight members of parliament were pronounced by name to have conspired for the total political separation of the two islands.
William of Auvergne is the first Schoolman who criticizes the doctrines of Averroes, not, however, by name.
One of them, by name Ardabast, was deprived of his holding at a later date on the ground that he held more land than could be safely left in the hands of a Christian.
Contributors Adds or deletes specific aliases or users by name.
And the end times were evoked by name in Francis Ford Coppola's 1979 film apocalypse Now.
Beside Raphael, Michael and Gabriel are the only other archangels mentioned by name in the bible.
compressed gas cylinder for use that does not legibly identify its contents by name.
dog in the kennel by name.
When the parameter entity is referred to by name in the DTD, it is expanded into a string.
At the presentation introduce yourself by name make eye contact speak understandably - do n't gabble.
gen games are in order by name.
hangout for local espresso drinkers, as the barista seemed to know a lot of the customers by name.
invidious to single out any by name.
organist known by name.
In fact throughout his entire book of Centuries, containing 942 quatrains, Nostradamus never once mentions Christ by name.
rebukehose days it was by no means unusual to hear the parson publicly rebuking offenders - even calling them by name.
It is only necessary to refer to them by name.
So prominent did he become, that he was specially mentioned by name in the condemnatory decree of the synod which Damasus, bishop of Rome, urged by Athanasius, convened in defence of the Nicene doctrine (A.D.
i.-iv.), affirmed the Three .Creeds (vii.), since many Anabaptists held Arian and Socinian opinions which were rife in Switzerland, Italy and Poland, condemning also their views on original sin (viii.), community of goods (xxxvii.), and on other subjects in articles which do not mention them by name.
On the rzth of June Knollys wrote to Cecil at once the best description and the noblest panegyric extant of the queen of Scots - enlarging, with a brave man's sympathy, on her indifference to form and ceremony, her daring grace and openness of manner, her frank display of a great desire to be avenged of her enemies, her readiness to expose herself to all perils in hope of victory, her delight to hear of hardihood and courage, commending by name all her enemies of approved valour, sparing no cowardice in her friends, but above all things athirst for victory by any means at any price, so that for its sake pain and peril seemed pleasant to her, and wealth and all things, if compared with it, contemptible and vile.
(5) Mention of any information by name is prohibited, including such items as the New Army, Territorials, etc., also names of units or individuals.
His father, by name Nicholas, was a clerk, who became archdeacon of Cambridge, Hertford and Huntingdon, in the time of Remigius, bishop of Lincoln (d.
It may be discerned in the interpolations in the prayers; possibly in the reference to the chief deacon, for elsewhere no single deacon is distinguished by name until the close of the 4th century; in the reference to the Epiphany, which is first heard of elsewhere at the beginning of the 4th century.
"This is a mob of scoundrels and not an army," he was thinking as he went up to the window of the first house, when a familiar voice called him by name.
Passing behind one of the lines of a regiment of Foot Guards he heard a voice calling him by name.
One person, better dressed than the rest, seemed to know everyone and mentioned by name the greatest dignitaries of the day.
Alpatych turned to the peasants and ordered two of them by name to come and bind Karp.
In those days it was by no means unusual to hear the parson publicly rebuking offenders - even calling them by name.
This list, for example, is ordered by name.
For example, Mario from the Super Mario games sells video games almost by name alone.
Related by name only to the original Midway Area 51 arcade game, this sci-fi shooter takes place in the infamous secret U.S. government facility.
If you see music videos of pop and rap stars, inevitably you'll see bottles of brandy on the table, and even perhaps heard them mentioned by name.
Anyone can tell the red wine from the white, but it can get a little more confusing when you start sorting wines by name.
Parents should list the people by name whom they permit their children to visit.
Find dances by name or simply go to the favorites lists and choose a dance that is very popular, even if you have never heard of it before.
If you don't know the marriage location, you can use Genealinks, which allows you to search only by name.
Prior to 1850, only the head of household was listed by name.
Use the site to search for movie scripts by name or by genre (such as sports, suspense, action, comedy and more).
There are a few tattooed skin care products that your tattoo artist may recommend by name.
The 20 women vying for Conley's attention are all introduced by name along with their heights and weights.
In the closing credits - in those days, there were credits on either end of the movie - he is credited by name as the monster.
While perhaps not 'ships' in the strictest sense of the word, the Death Stars weren't exactly 'space stations' either, since Space Stations are, by name and nature, stationary.
The new robots introduced in Transformer 2: Revenge of the Fallen, aren't all called by name in the movie itself, but were introduced to the public by name through the Transformers toy line.
Of the new bots, she is the only one called by name in the Transformers 2 movie.
You can also search for friends by name of browse the people who are in your location to find people you know.
The other characteristic of Facebook that allows you to grow your network of friends significantly is the fact that you can search not only by name or e-mail address, but also by company or school.
On the next page, you can search for people by name or email, school name, or company name.
Bing and Yahoo! are also popular search engines that many people know by name.
The conversation was innocuous and she wasn't identified by name.
Pearse's detachment was decimated by an epidemic of cholera (perhaps the first mention of this disease by name in Indian history); but the survivors penetrated to Madras, and not only held in check Bhonsla and the nizam, but also corroborated the lesson taught by Goddard - that the Company's sepoys could march anywhere, when boldly led.
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