Besides, he was, if not an entirely impartial writer, neither a devotee nor an opponent of democracy.
The devotee had his head covered, and after the act turned himself round from left to right.
- Sikh devotee, Akali or Nihung, vowed to the wearing of blue and steel, &c.
By some considered as a fanatical devotee, and by others as given up to mysticism, he is generally described as kind and gentle in disposition, and devoted to the interests of his country.
The assault made upon the Macedonian devotee in the temple of Serapis at Memphis " because he was a Greek " is significant (Papyr.
Fenion assailed him on the religious side, and managed to transform him into a devotee, exceedingly affectionate, earnest and religious, but woefully lacking in tact and common sense.
War between Great Britain and Russia was declared on the 27th of March 1854, and it thus fell to the lot of the most pacific of ministers, the devotee of retrenchment, and the anxious cultivator of all industrial arts, to prepare a war budget, and to meet as well as he might the exigencies of a conflict which had so cruelly dislocated all the ingenious devices of financial optimism.
The visitor was Bitski, who served on various committees, frequented all the societies in Petersburg, and a passionate devotee of the new ideas and of Speranski, and a diligent Petersburg newsmonger--one of those men who choose their opinions like their clothes according to the fashion, but who for that very reason appear to be the warmest partisans.
The religious element is, of course, inseparable from the national, and Ardashir, like all the dynasts of Persis, was an ardent devotee of the Zoroastrian doctrine, and closely connected with the priesthood.
Here is an example of a prayer to Qat - the devotee is supposed to be in danger with his canoe: " Qate!
The pilgrimage to Gangotri is considered efficacious in washing away the sins of the devotee, and ensuring him eternal happiness in the world to come.
Zeno, the anonymous merchant and Angiolello affirm that the devotee was defeated and killed in battlethe first making his conqueror to be Alamut, the second a general of Alamuts, and the third an officer sent by Rustam named Suleiman Bey.
Prince Charles died in 1800, and his widow married a Count de Montleart and for some years led a wandering existence, chiefly in Switzerland, neglecting her son and giving him mere scraps of education, now under a devotee of J.
ardent devotee of Margaret Thatcher.
devotee of cartoon art from an early age.
The devotee spends his time in prayers, worship and constant remembrance of the deity of his choice.
inorabito), in Mahommedan religion a hermit or devotee.
NAZARITE, or rather Nazirite, the name given by the Hebrews to a peculiar kind of devotee.
The principal among the former was a rich young man named Yasa, who had first come to him at night out of fear of his relations, and afterwards shaved his head, put on the yellow robe, and succeeded in bringing many of his former friends and companions to the teacher, his mother and his wife being the first female disciples, and his father the first lay devotee.
devotee of a deity you receive an OOC prayer sheet.
Like her parents, she instantly became a devotee.
He asked a devotee, " Do you ever have dreams?
Never mind, he has a devotee who will carry on the fight to independence.
Perhaps the best known was Woodrow Wyatt, the former right wing Labor MP who ended up an ardent devotee of Margaret Thatcher.
My mom, a fellow devotee to the cause, is suitably impressed by my dedication.
Interiors were then divided into smaller rooms by means of sliding doors covered with thin rice-paper, which permitted the passage of light while obstructing vision; the hanging lattices were replaced by wooden doors which could be slid along a groove so as to be removable in the daytime, and an alcove was added in the principal chamber for a sacred picture or Buddhist image to serve as an object of contemplation for a devotee while practising the rite of abstraction.
My companion, a devotee of the baroque and classical idioms, writhed in anguish throughout this feast of late- and post-romantic chromaticism.
If you're a devotee of the Martha Stewart way of life, then you probably won't feel completely satisfied unless you customize Kitty's stocking yourself.
You might be a devotee of the product, but there simply aren't enough loyal fans to keep the company interested in making it.
Ask any devotee and she'll tell you exactly why these little collections are so fantastic and irresistible.
If you're a yoga devotee, you may recognize MacGraw from the video Yoga Mind and Body.
She's a Hatha Yoga devotee herself and has been credited for helping to raise the popularity of yoga in the U.S. She's also narrated the 2003 documentary, The Fire of Yoga.
If you consider yourself to be a devotee of southern rock, you'll definitely need to find good Sweet Home Alabama tabs to be able to play the genre's signature tune.
Unfortunately, James Legge was not a devotee of the I Ching and considered divination poppycock.
In addition, there are endless varieties of flavors and blends to choose from that will please any coffee devotee.
Aside from his music, Robbie Williams is a big devotee of body ink.
Having multiple belly button piercings marks the wearer as a devotee of body modification and avoids the cliché of a single belly button piercing.
With body piercing entering the mainstream and the rising popularity and social acceptance of visible piercings, it takes exotic body piercings to make a devotee of body modification truly stand out from the crowd.
If you’re a Spellbound lotion devotee, fear not because you do have some options for tracking down your coveted fragrance lotion.
devotee of sport.
What caste can a true devotee or the perfect soul have?
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