In the villages they are mostly innkeepers, intermediaries in trade and pawnbrokers.
Diodorus informs us that a sacrifice acceptable to the gods must be attended by a Druid, for they are the intermediaries.
Sorceresses and blind sorcerers are the intermediaries.
If God spoke directly to the individual conscience, what was the use of intermediaries ?
where erected; and, to the prophet also, the Fire-kindlers (al/lravan) were the ministers and priests of the true religion and the intermediaries between God and man; at last in the popular mind, Zoroastrianism was identified with Fire-worship pure and simple, inadequate though the term in reality is, as a description of its essentials.
"Superior in power of affection, more able to keep both the intellectual and the active powers in continual subordination to feeling, women are formed as the natural intermediaries between Humanity and man.
The early Belgic settlers constituted perhaps in the main trading states which acted as intermediaries of commerce between Ireland and Gaul.'
The Intermediary Registration Board is looking to expand its current register of 77 accredited intermediaries and invites applications for registration in 2006.
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intermediaryof Yahwistic involvement in history does not disprove his use of divine intermediaries.
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intermediary is therefore that all departments should involve private and voluntary sector intermediaries for e-government services as part of their overall e-government strategy.
intermediaryprise of many mortgage intermediaries the culprit was the housing market.
intermediarys were voted for by specialist mortgage intermediaries in an online poll.
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intermediarycompanies generally provide Cargo Insurance through the freight forwarder, or other trade intermediaries.
Friendly agents - chiefly Catholic priests - were the intermediaries who forwarded his correspondence from Dort, Haarlem, Amsterdam and Leiden to his proper address, which he kept completely secret; and Father Mersenne sent him objections and questions.
Mortgage brokers act as intermediaries between borrowers and lenders.
A direct lender accepts applications directly from potential borrowers instead of only accepting applications through mortgage brokers or other intermediaries.
Scentsy products are sold through consultants who act as intermediaries between the company and the buyer.
Insurance brokers act as intermediaries between people needing insurance and the insurance companies that want to provide coverage.
Notwithstanding their complete subjection, women are treated with a certain respect, and are often employed as intermediaries in the settlement of feuds; a woman may traverse a hostile district without fear of injury, and her bessa will protect the traveller or the stranger.
The sous-prefecs, having very limited powers of deciding questions, serve above all as intermediaries between the prefect and the persons under his administration.
It is also probable that the Yue-Chi not only acted as intermediaries for the introduction of Greek and Persian ideas into India, and of Indian ideas into China, but left behind them an important element in the population of N.
DRAGOMAN (from the Arabic terjuman, an interpreter or translator; the same root occurs in the Hebrew word targum signifying translation, the title of the Chaldaean translation of the Bible), a comprehensive designation applied to all who act as intermediaries between Europeans and Orientals, from the hotel tout or travellers' guide, hired at a few shillings a day, to the chief dragoman of a foreign embassy whose functions include the carrying on of the most important political negotiations with the Ottoman government, or the dragoman of the imperial divan (the grand master of the ceremonies).
A few years later another committee of the council was appointed to act as intermediaries between the crown and the colonies,, or foreign plantations, as they were then called.
In 1531 Barnes returned to England, and became one of the chief intermediaries between the English government and Lutheran Germany.
To what the remaining difference was due it is difficult to say with certitude; there are some who argue that the tendency of prices to fall is inherent, and that the constant whittling away of intermediaries' profits is sufficient explanation, while bi-metallists have maintained that the phenomenon is clearly to be traced to the action of the German government in demonetizing silver in 1872.
The trade was confined to the coast, the Dualla and other tribes being recognized intermediaries between the coast "factories" and the tribes in the interior, whither they allowed no strange trader to proceed.
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