Martial law was proclaimed.
A court martial stripped him of his military rank.
His attitude was martial.
The recruits drilled while singing martial songs.
We live in a chillingly martial world.
Boris was elegantly dressed, with a slightly martial touch appropriate to a wartime wedding.
But some were of a purely martial nature.
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He was skilled at deftly combining mecha combat, martial arts, international criminal intrigue, high-school politics and a dash of teen romance.
Boccaccio had discovered Martial and Ausonius, and had been the first of the human'sts to be familiar with Varro and Tacitus, while Salutati had recovered Cicero's letters Ad Familiares (1389).
The place thus became of considerable strategic and commercial importance, and the comparatively mild climate (considering its northerly situation) led to the erection of villas which Martial (Epigr.
Moreover, all his martial energy notwithstanding, his personality must have been singularly winning; for it is said of him that he left behind not a single enemy, all his opponents having long since been converted by him into friends.
He has been identified on insufficient grounds with a poet friend of Martial (i.
Two of the natives implicated were court-martialled and shot (February 15); others were subsequently arrested and tried by court martial.
37), but it can scarcely be an old Latin word, as it is not found in Pliny or other classical writers, and Martial often introduced foreign words into his Latin.
The following year was marked by the death of Silius Italicus and Martial, who are gracefully commemorated in two of his Letters (iii.
Among his friends were Tacitus and Suetonius, as well as Frontinus, Martial and Silius Italicus; and the Stoics, Musonius and Helvidius Priscus.
Before his agent returned, however, he had betrayed his colleague's plans to Jefferson, formed the Neutral Ground Agreement with the Spanish commander of the Texas frontier, placed New Orleans under martial law, and apprehended Burr and some of his alleged accomplices.
Edward's martial exploits during the next years were those of a gallant knight rather than those of a responsible general.
Had he lived long enough to overcome his martial ardour, and develop and organize the empire he helped to create, Sweden might perhaps have remained a great power to this day.
The arrival of the emperor had been awaited in the capital with an impatience which is expressed by Pliny and by Martial.'
He entrusted the government to the Jesuits; refused either to summon the Cortes or to marry, although the Portuguese crown would otherwise pass to a foreigner, and devoted himself wholly to hunting, martial exercises and the severest forms of asceticism.
But this is unlikely, notwithstanding the fact that even some pagan writers, such as Juvenal, Pliny and Martial (?), traced a resemblance between Domitian and Nero.
He is mentioned by Martial (iii.
On learning of the invasion President Boshof proclaimed martial law throughout the country.
In all these stories his character is distinguished rather by wisdom and cunning than by martial prowess, and reference is very frequently made to his skill in poetry and magic. In Ynglinga Saga he is represented as reigning in Sweden, where he established laws for his people.
The superior officers had to surrender "at mercy," and Lucas and Sir George Lisle were immediately tried by court martial and sentenced to death.
Burr established a thorough patrol system, rigorously enforced martial law, and quickly restored order.
Early in the 5th century other aristocratic Romans interested themselves in the textual criticism of Persius and Martial.
They founded the monastery of Sord as a civilizing centre, and after giving Absalon the rudiments of a sound education at home, which included not only book-lore but every manly and martial exercise, they sent him to the university of Paris.
That he enjoyed warfare there can be no doubt; and his splendid physique and early training had well fitted him for martial exercises.
That the Romans had borrowed some things in the art of hunting from the Gauls may be inferred from the name canis gallicus (Spanish galgo) for a greyhound, which is to be met with both in Ovid and Martial; also in the words (canis) vertragus and segusius, both of Celtic origin.'
He also introduced into Roman literature that personal as distinct from political or social satire which appears later in the Epodes of Horace and the Epigrams of Martial.
better than at any other period of Roman history, and this knowledge we owe to Martial.
Its earliest known use is in the form martes (Martial, Ep. x.
7), of Martial (iii.
The martial character of their population made them formidable enemies to the Romans, whose troops were at this epoch mainly barbarians, the settled and civilized subjects of the empire being as a rule averse from war.
Here it crossed the Nar by a splendid four-arched bridge to which Martial alludes (Epigr.
martial arts prowess is enhanced by the suit, making him a deadly opponent in hand to hand combat.
To Merula we are indebted for the editio princeps of Plautus (1472), of the Scriptores rei rusticae, Cato, Varro, Columella, Palladius (1472) and possibly of Martial (1471).
On the other hand, good water was proverbially difficult to obtain at Ravenna - dearer than wine, says Martial, who has two epigrams on the subject.
But during his tenure of power all the magistrates of the people were regarded as his subordinates; and it was even held that the right of assistance (auxilium), furnished by the tribunes of the plebs to members of the citizen body, should not be effectively exercised when the state was under this type of martial law.
They are after the manner of Martial, and many of them are coarse.
CHARLES MARTIAL ALLEMAND LAVIGERIE (1825-1892), French divine, cardinal archbishop of Carthage and Algiers and primate of Africa, was born at Bayonne on the 31st of October 1825, and was educated at St Sulpice, Paris.
The success of Tokoli rekindled the martial ardour of the Turks, and a war party, under the grand vizier Kara Mustafa, determined to wrest from Leopold his twelve remaining Hungarian counties, gained the ascendancy at Constantinople in the course of 1682.
The pathos of natural affection is occasionally recognized in Statius and more rarely in Martial,' but it has not the depth of tenderness found in Lucretius and Virgil.
Of the epic poets of the Silver Age P. Papinius Statius (c. 45-96) shows the greatest technical skill and the richest pictorial fancy in the execution of detail; but his epics have no true inspiring motive, and, although the recitation of the Thebaid could attract and charm an audience in the days of Juvenal, it really belongs to the class of poems so unsparingly condemned both by him and Martial.
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With the growth of wealth and security the martial spirit of the Order began to wane, and so also did its friendly relations with the Maltese.
(1654-1660) he was employed in the Baltic provinces both as a civilian and a soldier, although in the latter capacity he gave the martial king but little satisfaction.
But all attempts at negotiation failed, and in January 49 B.C., martial law having been proclaimed on the proposal of the consuls, the tribunes Antony and Cassius fled to Caesar, who crossed the Rubicon (the frontier of Italy) with a single legion, exclaiming "Alea jacta est."
The concluding years of Canute's reign were peaceful, as became a prince who, though by no means a coward, was not of an overwhelmingly martial temperament.
Their proper title is "Clerks Regulars of the Society of Jesus," the word Societas being taken as synonymous with the original Spanish term, Compania; perhaps the military term Cohors might more fully have expressed the original idea of a band of spiritual soldiers living under martial law and discipline.
British visitors to Rome speak of him as a merry high-spirited boy with martial instincts; nevertheless, he grew up studious, peace-loving and serious.
On the 2nd of September the diet was dissolved; the taxes were continued by electoral ordinance; and the country was placed under martial law.
In a tertiary sense the word appears to have been occasionally employed as equivalent to the Latin miles - usually translated by thegn - which in the earlier middle ages was used as the designation of the domestic as well as of the martial officers or retainers of sovereigns and princes or great personages.
Again, it was owing to the crusades that the church took the profession of arms under her peculiar protection, and thenceforward the ceremonies of initiation into it assumed a religious as well as a martial character.
Romance and tradition speak of strange rites - the mingling and even the drinking of blood - as having in remote and rude ages marked the inception of these martial and fraternal associations.
Even in the way of pageantry and martial exercise it did not long survive the middle ages.
Lessing's theory of the origin of the epigram is somewhat fanciful, but no other critic has offered so many pregnant hints as to the laws of epigrammatic verse, or defended with so much force and ingenuity the character of Martial.
After the fall of Numantia, and still more after the death of Sertorius (72 B.C.), the Celtiberians became gradually romanized, and town life grew up among their valleys; Clunia, for instance, became a Roman municipality, and ruins of its walls, gates and theatre testify to its civilization; while Bilbilis (Bambola), another municipality, was the birthplace of the eminently Roman poet Martial.
Primus must have been alive during the reign of Domitian, since four epigrams of Martial are addressed to him.
On the 30th of August General Fremont by military order declared martial law and confiscation against active enemies, with freedom to their slaves, in the State of Missouri.
On the 9th of May 1862 General David Hunter, commanding in the limited areas gained along the southern coast, issued a short order declaring his department under martial law, and adding - "Slavery and martial law in a free country are altogether incompatible.
Martial law was everywhere proclaimed; officers, and all classes of officials who had incurred the displeasure of the government, were subjected to arbitrary penalties; and such was the misery of the people that multitudes of them were compelled to emigrate.
He wrote an important letter to The Times upon the subject, and stirred up much martial enthusiasm among his colleagues.
Hatred of these impious foreigners, of which there is some trace in more than one text, aroused amongst the Egyptians (as nothing ever did before or since) that martial spirit which carried the armies of Tethmosis to the Euphrates.
Martial law was proclaimed in Bohemia, and strictly enforced.
Of martial disposition, the people often waged war with their neighbours, and also amongst themselves until the pacification of the hinterland by Germany at the beginning of the 10th century.
During his stay in New Orleans he proclaimed martial law, and carried out his measures with unrelenting sternness, banishing from the town a judge who attempted resistance.
(Sanskr.) sishya, disciples, whose guru, or teacher, he called himself - a peaceful sect at first until, in consequence of Mahommedan persecution, a martial spirit was infused into it by the tenth, and last, guru, Govind Shah, changing it into a political organization.
It is full of martial spirit, yet makes no use of the phrases of the heathen epic, which Cynewulf and other Christian poets were accustomed to borrow freely, often with little appropriateness.
plagiarius meant a kidnapper, stealer or abductor of a slave or child, though it is also used in the modern sense of a literary pilferer or purloiner by Martial (I.
After 1890 industrial conditions were confused and temporarily set greatly backward by strikes and lockouts in the mines, particularly in 1894, 1896-1897 and 1903-1904, several times threatening civil war and necessitating the establishment of martial law.
16; Martial i.
This momentous change, which was to give a martial colouring to the whole policy of Sweden for the next hundred and twenty years, Regular dates from a decree of the Riksdag of Linkoping Army.
(1632-1648), the Poles prevented that martial monarch from interfering in the Thirty Years' War on the Catholic side.
There was the high-aristocratic party with a leaning towards martial adventure headed by Magnus de la Gardie, and the party of peace and economy whose ablest representative was the liberal and energetic Johan Gyllenstjerna.
But when the Hats became the armourbearers of France in the north, a protector strong enough to counteract French influence became the cardinal exigency of their opponents, the younger Caps, who now flung themselves into the arms of Russia, overlooking the fact that even a pacific union with Russia was more to be feared than a martial alliance with France.
The Riksdag refused to sanction his favourite project of a reform of the Swedish army on the Prussian model, for which he laboured all his life, partly from motives of economy, partly from an apprehension of the king's martial tendencies.
Indeed Suleiman himself is reported to have told the grandees around him, in his last days, that if they were for a martial king that would always keep his foot in the stirrup they ought to choose Mirza Abbas, but that if they wished for a peaceable reign and a pacific king they ought to fix their eyes upon Jiosain.
In cases where martial law exists the use of the writ is ex hypothesi suspended during conditions amounting to a state of war within the realm or the British possession affected (e.g.
the Cape Colony and Natal during the South African War), and it would seem that the acts of courts martial during the period are not the subject of review by the ordinary courts.
During and after the South African War of 1899-1902 many attempts were made by this procedure to challenge or review the sentences of courts martial; see re Fourie (1900), 18 Cape Rep. 8.
Pliny and Martial mention instances of enormous fortunes amassed by those who carried on this hateful calling.
But if he was banished under Domitian, it must have been either before or after 93, at which time, as we learn from an epigram of Martial, Juvenal was in Rome.
An epigram of Martial, written at the time when Juvenal was most vigorously employed in their composition, speaks of him as settled in Rome.
The only other contemporary evidence which affords a glimpse of Juvenal's actual life is contained in three epigrams of Martial.
18) early in the reign of Trajan, after Martial had retired to his native Bilbilis.
The first attests the strong regard which Martial felt for him; but the subject of the epigram seems to hint that Juvenal was not an easy person to get on with.
In the last Martial imagines his friend wandering about discontentedly through the crowded streets of Rome, and undergoing all the discomforts incident to attendance on the levees of the great.
Indeed, his intimacy with Martial is a ground for not attributing to him exceptional strictness of life.
It is noticeable that, while Juvenal writes of the poets and men of letters of a somewhat earlier time as if they were still living, he makes no reference to his friend Martial or the younger Pliny and Tacitus, who wrote their works during the years of his own literary activity.
The fifth is a social picture of the degradation to which poor guests were exposed at the banquets of the rich, but many of the epigrams of Martial and the more sober evidence of one of Pliny's letters show that the picture painted by Juvenal, though perhaps exaggerated in colouring, was drawn from a state of society prevalent during and immediately subsequent to the times of Domitian.
The long struggle to expel the Moors, with the influence of foreign Crusaders and the military orders, had given a religious sanction to the desire for martial fame.
In 1902 the students at Coimbra and Oporto organized an agitation against the proposed conversion of the gold debt; and anti-clerical riots, followed by a strike, rendered necessary the proclamation of martial law in Aveiro.
Governor Walker proclaimed this rebellion against the United States, appeared before the town in command of 400 United States dragoons and declared it under martial law; as perfect order prevailed, and there was no overt resistance to Territorial law, the troops were withdrawn after a few weeks by order of President Buchanan, and in February 1858 the legislature passed an Act legalizing the city charter of July 1857.
The monument, which cost £200,000, is surmounted by an equestrian statue of the emperor in a martial cloak, his right hand resting on a field marshal's baton, reining in his charger, which is led by a female genius of peace.
while every house and family draweth to it the honour and renown of noble exploits, martial feats and dignities by any untruth and lie, so it be colourable."
His difficulties were moreover considerably enhanced by the fact that he was not of an essentially martial temperament, and could not therefore appeal to the heroic side of the Polish character.
Hence we find Neapolis variously styled - by Horace otiosa Neapolis, by Martial docta Parthenope, by Ovid in otia natam Parthenopen.
In 1747 he ran his ship the "Maidstone" (so) ashore near Belleisle while chasing a French vessel, but was honourably acquitted by a court martial, and reappointed to another command.
In 1757 he had formed part of the court martial which had condemned Admiral Byng, and had been active among those who had endeavoured to secure a pardon for him; but neither he nor those who had acted with him could produce any serious reason why the sentence should not be carried out.
The result was a scandalous series of scenes in parliament and of courts martial.
Judging by the accounts of those who saw it, and the fragmentary evidences which remain, the tumultuous medley of men -and horses, and the expressions of martial fury and despair, must have been conceived and rendered with a mastery not less commanding than had been the looks and gestures of bodeful sorrow and soul's perplexity among the quiet company on the convent wall at Milan.
By some authorities Terentianus has been identified with the prefect of Syene mentioned in Martial (i.
It is thus possible that the warlike legends which have gathered around the name of Turpin are due to some confusion of his identity with that of his martial predecessor.
His Greatheart, his Captain Boanerges and his Captain Credence are evidently portraits, of which the originals were among those martial saints who fought and expounded in Fairfax's army.
In this endeavour they met at first with little or no success; but as the year 1901 progressed and the Boers still managed to keep the various districts in a ferment, it was deemed necessary by the authorities to proclaim martial law over the whole colony, and this was done on the 9 th of October 1901.
He had no vocation, and was an example of the worldly, political and martial prelates of the 15th century.
On the 30th of August the rough methods of martial law were suspended, and on the 14th of December the king issued an amnesty to all save certain leaders who had hitherto escaped capture.
Soldiers were billeted by force in private houses, and military officers executed martial law on civilians.
Charles was willing to surrender his claims to billet soldiers by force, to order the execution of martial law in time of peace, and to exact forced loans, benevolences, or any kind of taxation, without consent of parliament; but he protested against the demand that he should surrender the right to imprison without showing cause.
When the war came to an end, as it must come to an end sooner or later, Pitts special predominance, derived as it was from his power of breathing a martial spirit into the fleets and armies of England, would come to an end too.
Pliny and Martial often praise the fertility of its neighbourhood.
with France had awakened the martial spirit of the nation, and little sympathy was felt for men who had declared that all war was but the murder and plundering of poor people for the sake of kings.
The people, less thrifty and industrious than the Bulgars, less martial than the Montenegrins, less versatile and intellectual than the Rumans, value comfort far more highly than progress.
tration of Among the first steps he took were to put the country General under martial law, to abolish royalty and all semblance Gallieni.
Courts martial were put on a sound footing.
aristocracy of the kingdom dominated the other classes, strengthened by the prestige of birth, the ownership of the soil and the practice of arms. Side by side with this martial nobility the Druids constituted a priesthood unique in ancient times; neither hereditary as in India, nor composed of isolated priests as in Greece, nor -of independent colleges as at Rome, it was a true corporation, which at first possessed great moral authority, though by Caesars time it had lost both strength and prestige.
The Crusade ended in the double disaster of military defeat and martial dishonour (1147-1149); and Sugers death in 1151 deprived Louis of a counsellor who had exercised the regency skilfully and with success, just at the very moment when his divorce from Eleanor was to jeopardize the fortunes of the Capets.
As the British government claimed the islands of Passamaquoddy Bay under the treaty of 1783, the British forces retained possession of Eastport after the close of the war and held it under martial law until July 1818, when it was surrendered in accordance with the decision rendered in November 1817 by commissioners appointed under Article IV.
When they passed away there arosg in their places such writers as the younger Seneca, the epic poet Lucan, the epigrammatist Martial, the literary critic Quintilian, besides a host of lesser names.
had been expected save that it should be zealous and martial.
General Marina and several other officers were condemned to death by court martial, but Queen Christina commuted the sentence into penal servitude, and the ministers of war and marine retired from the cabinet in consequence.
such force that on the 29th martial law was proclaimed throughout the province.
The prolonged controversies to which this gave rise were settled on the 18th of March by a compromise passed by the Cortes; under this act all cases of press attacks on officers were to be tried by the courts martial, while those against the army generally and the national flag were still to be reserved for the civil courts.
At the close of the year an Anarchist outrage gave the excuse for the proclamation of martial law in Barcelona, and after the opening of the new session of the Cortes (January 23, 1908) a bill was introduced into the senate giving to the government the most drastic powers for the suppression of Anarchism.
On the 28th martial law was proclaimed throughout Spain; and now began a military reign of terror, which lasted until the end of September.
He was accused of being the chief instigator of the Barcelona rising, was tried by court martial (Oct.
Martial speaks of its wine.
In all martial and chivalrous accomplishments he was already an adept; and when, a year later, he succeeded to supreme power, his superior ability was as uncontested as it was incontestable.
They married within weeks and Monica was set for a lifetime of martial happiness until, six months into her marriage, she was diagnosed with cancer, which began to ravage her body.
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He was honorably acquitted of blame by a court martial.
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adjudged guilty by a court martial of ill treating his crew and fined six month's pay.
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The proposed Second Sports Hall will incorporate a purpose-built fencing salle and a martial arts dojo in the lower ground area beneath the hall.
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A coal miner's strike begins in Britain and is followed by a general strike and martial law.
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Many soldiers facing courts martial have to wait up to a year to be tried.
So I had to attend a court martial of the sergeant in charge, to give my version of events.
The man is in military detention in Port Moresby awaiting court martial, reports The Post-Courier.
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perseverearchy of the West Saxons was laboriously founded by the persevering efforts of three martial generations.
In the summer of 1971 I spent two months in Turkey: eleven provinces out of 65 were under martial law.
His martial arts prowess is enhanced by the suit, making him a deadly opponent in hand to hand combat.
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The mainly Kurdish southeast had been under martial law or state of emergency since 1978.
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If Martial's cattae refer to this animal, the earliest Latin use of the name dates from the ist century of our era.
Matthias was a middlesized, broad-shouldered man of martial bearing, with a large fleshy nose, hair reaching to his heels, and the clean-shaven, heavy chinned face of an early Roman emperor.
Though there is reason to suppose that the Roman laws were still administered within the cities, yet the Lombard code was that of the kingdom; and the Lombards being Arians, they added the oppression of religious intolerance to that of martial despotism and barbarous cupidity.
Stolypin's little daughters; but the mass of the nation and of the army remained wholly unmoved, while the repetition of troubles was made more difficult by the establishment of field courts martial with summary powers.
The abolition of the field courts martial was demanded; on the 13th of April a bill for the expropriation of landlords was carried by a twothirds majority,' and the 30th the Army Bill would have been lost but for the Polish vote.
His principal works are translations of Strabo and of some of the Lives of Plutarch, a compendium of the Greek grammar of Chrysoloras, and a series of commentaries on Persius, Juvenal, Martial and on some of the writings of Aristotle and Cicero.
Martial often alludes to Marsus as one of his predecessors, but he is never mentioned by Horace, although a passage in the Odes (iv.
Resigning office, he was in May 1898 sent as royal commissioner to Bari, where, without recourse to martial law, he succeeded in restoring public order.
The Porte, having induced the Greek government to persuade the insurgents not to oppose the occupation of several strategic posts, despatched a military governor to the island, proclaimed martial law, and issued a firman abrogating many important provisions of the Halepa Pact.
He was certainly the most imposing personality of his day in eastern Europe, and his martial valour was combined with statesmanlike foresight.
Doubtless in the poems of writers like Martial this deification was nothing but fulsome flattery, but in the case of the provincials it was a sincere tribute to the impersonation of the Roman Empire, as the administrator of good government and the peacemaker of the world.
The city's police force was unable to cope with the situation created by the influx of soldiers, gamblers and adventurers, and on the 1st of March 1862 President Davis (by authority of a secret Act of the Confederate Congress passed on the 2nd of February) declared martial law in the city and the country within a radius of io m., suspended the writ of habeas corpus, and appointed General John H.
The real question was, which of the two foes was the more dangerous, and Charles had many reasons to think the civilized and martial Saxons far more formidable than the imbecile Muscovites.
But it was an easier thing to consecrate the fighting instinct than to curb it; and the institution of chivalry represents such a clerical consecration, for ideal ends and noble purposes, of the martial impulses which the Church had hitherto endeavoured to check.
Nor was the Church merely able, through the Crusades, to direct the martial instincts of 1 Fulcher of Chartres, 1, i.
As with the barons, so with the burgesses: they profited too much by their intercourse with the Mahommedans to abandon readily the way of peaceful commerce, and they were far more ready to hinder than to help any martial enterprise.
His character as a munificent patron of literature - which has made his name a household word - is gratefully acknowledged by the recipients of it and attested by the regrets of the men of letters of a later age, expressed by Martial and Juvenal.
Educated at the monastery of St Martial at Limoges, he passed his life as a monk, either at this place or at the monastery of St Cybard at Angouleme.
Martial law was proclaimed; the disturbances were repressed with great severity; and the treatment of the missionary Smith, which was taken up and handled with great ability by Brougham, awakened strong feeling in England against the planters.
Immediate liberation was carried out in Antigua, and public tranquillity was so far from being disturbed there that the Christmas of 1833 was the first for twenty years during which martial law was not proclaimed in order to preserve the peace.
The losses on both sides were very heavy, and, besides those who fell in battle, many of the insurgents were executed under martial law.
Martial music (cp. 'ABi i vn vaXorty,, "trumpet") and the Pyrrhic dance, in which she herself is said to have taken part to commemorate the victory over the giants, and the building of war-ships were attributed to her.
of the republic, appointing the prefect of the national capital, designating members of the supreme tribunal and diplomatic representatives for the approval of the senate, to negotiate treaties, &c., ad referendum to congress, and maintain relations with foreign powers, to declare war in case of invasion and to declare martial law in case of grave internal disorder, and to advise congress at the opening of the annual session of the progress and state of public affairs.
708), Martial (iv.
of Poland, who, though only in his nineteenth year, was already renowned for his martial disposition.
His first acts on taking up his office were to repudiate the authority of the Hungarian diet, to replace the Maygar officials with ardent " Illyrians," and to proclaim martial law.
Failing in this, he retired, and on the 2nd of October a royal proclamation, countersigned by his successor, Recssey, placed Hungary under martial law and appointed Jellachich viceroy and commander of all the forces.
From October 1849 to July 1850 Hungary was governed by martial law administered by " the butcher " Haynau.
It is, however, known that the Hungarians had their own martial songs, and that their princes kept lyre and lute who sang festal odes in praise of the national relics.
Affairs again took an unsatisfactory turn in Cape Colony, and on the 8th of October the whole colony was placed under martial law.
On the 30th of March a proclamation establishing martial law and authorizing the military to act without orders from the civil magistrate, which was acted upon with revolting cruelty in several parts of the country, precipitated the crisis.
After Augustus, the road gave its name to the district which formed the eighth region of Italy (previously known as Gallia or Provincia Ariminum), at first in popular usage (as in Martial), but in official language as early as the 2nd century; it is still in use (see Emilia).
He then sent for his bow, quiver, arrows, shield and sword, and arrayed himself in martial style, so that, as the Sikh chronicler states, his splendour shone like the sun.
The foreign tyrants fall; the lordship of Assyria and Egypt has an end; the autonomy and martial power of the nation are restored.
10), epigrams which are commended by Martial (ii.
268), show remarkable dignity and simplicity and avoidance of pomposity; to this Pliny the younger and Martial testify.
A court martial appointed in 1778 acquitted him on every charge.
He animated the heroes of early Greece with the martial spirit of Roman soldiers and the ideal magnanimity and sagacity of Roman senators, and imparted weight and dignity to the language and verse in which their sentiments and thoughts were expressed.
We have the testimony of two men of shrewd common sense and masculine understanding - Martial and Juvenal - to the stale and lifeless character of the art of the Silver Age, which sought to reproduce in the form of epics, tragedies and elegies the bright fancies of the Greek mythology.
To these causes we attribute the pathological observation of Seneca and Tacitus, the new sense of purity in Persius called out by contrast with the impurity around him, the glowing if somewhat sensational exaggeration of Juvenal, the vivid characterization of Martial.
The fervid temperament of a fresh and vigorous race, which received the Latin discipline just as Latium had tw9 or three centuries previously received the Greek discipline, revealed itself in the writings of the Senecas, Lucan, Quintilian, Martial and others, who in their own time added literary distinction to the Spanish towns from which they came.
Though it was not one of the great eras in the annals of literature, yet the century which produced Martial, Juvenal and Tacitus cannot be pronounced barren in literary originality, nor that which produced Seneca and Quintilian devoid of culture and literary taste.
Valerius Martialis or Martial (c. 41-104) that we have a true image of the average sensual frivolous life of Rome at the end of the 1st century, seen through a medium of wit and humour, but undistorted by the exaggeration which moral indignation and the love of effect add to the representation of Juvenal.
Martial represents his age in his Epigrams, as Horace does his in his Satires and Odes, with more variety and incisive force in his sketches, though with much less poetic charm and serious meaning.
The Cretan cities, irrespective of origin, exhibit serfage, militant aristocracy, rigid martial discipline of all citizens, and other marked analogies with Sparta; but the Asiatic Dorians and the other Dorian colonies do not differ appreciably in their social and political history from their Ionian and Aeolic neighbours.
In later times we hear little of it; Martial published his third book of epigrams while he was there.
He is best known as a scholar by his notes on Martial, Ausonius, the Pervigilium Veneris; editions of the poems of Scaliger (Leiden, 1615), of the De re militari of Vegetius Renatus, the tragedies of Seneca (P. Scriverii collectanea veterum tragicorum, 1621), &c. His Opera anecdota, philologica, et poetica (Utrecht, 1738) were edited by A.
A large number of Chinese coolies who had been introduced to construct the railway congregated in the towns on the completion of the work, and in 1885 serious anti-Chinese riots led to the declaration of martial law by the governor and to the use of United States troops.
simply to gratify his greed of martial glory, and of Sweden, before the year was out his forces had occupied the 1655.
(1898), 4.93 The wine of Fundi is spoken of by ancient writers, though the ager Caecubus, the coast plain round the Lago di Fundi, was even more renowned, and Horace frequently praises its wine; and though Pliny the Elder speaks as if its production had almost entirely ceased in his day (attributing this to neglect, but even more to the excavation works of Nero's projected canal from the lacus Avernus to Ostia), Martial mentions it often, and it is spoken of in the inscription of a wine-dealer of the time of Hadrian, together with Falernian and Setian wines (Corpus inscript.
To the reaction against the gross methods of the revival has been ascribed the religious apathy of New England during the last years of the 18th century; but the martial and political excitement, beginning with King George's War (i.e.
After some years of hard and The year ended with another great victory at Fredericksburg successful work in this capacity, "the last survivor of the old Th v.), Chancellorsville (see Wilderness) won against odds martial prelates, fitter for harness than for bishops' robes, for (q of two to one, and the great three days' battle of Gettysburg a court of justice than a court of theology," died at Shrewsbury o (q.v.), where for the first time fortune turned decisively against in June 1543.
Beethoven read the final prayer of the Mass as a "prayer for inward and outward peace," and, giving it that title, organized it on the basis of a contrast between terrible martial sounds and the triumph of peaceful themes, in a scheme none the less spiritual and sublime because those who first heard it had derived their notions of the horror of war from living in Vienna during its bombardment.
It also took away all patronage from the governor, reduced his term to two years, forbade him to proclaim martial law or suspend the writ of habeas corpus, and abolished all registration laws: all these provisions being reflections of Reconstruction struggles.
Christian Fortitude is essentially firmness in withstanding the seductions of good and evil fortune, resoluteness in the conflict perpetually waged against wickedness without carnal weapons - though Ambrose, with the Old Testament in his hand, will not quite relinquish the ordinary martial application of the term.
Profiting by-Louis XII.s weakness and the emperor Maximilians strange capricious character, this martial pope sacrificed Italian and religious interests alike in order to re-establish the temporal power of the papacy.
Cruel means of repression assisted natural hardships and the carelessness of the administration in depopulating and laying waste the countryside; while Louis XIV.s martial and ostentatious policy was even more disastrous than pestilence and famine, when Louvois advice prevailed in council over that of Colbert, now embittered and desperate.
The Ku Klux Klan, originating in 1865 as a youthful prank at Pulaski, Tennessee, spread over the state and the entire South, and in 1860 nine counties in the middle and western sections were placed under martial law.
The balcony area is set up with punch bags for those who wish to let off steam or train for martial arts or boxing.
Steel quoits is a game probably derived from the ancient martial sport of Discus throwing.
Non-computer interests include martial arts, wrestling, ska and oi !
Most Chinese martial arts (as opposed to purely military) swords have a tassel attached to the butt.
Martial and Lucian both portray exclusive lesbians, examples that are famous topoi in the literature of lesbianism.
Of course most Japanese martial artists are not war criminals and most Chinese martial artists are not triad members.
Like the martial arts teacher it 's named for the Sensei Sudoku can be a surprisingly tricky opponent...
Even without the title, the track is startling, with martial trumpets, drums and wordless vocals creating an amazing atmosphere.
You will not learn how to perform any martial arts here, nor will you become a zen master.
The tall, strong stranger saved the bystanders by using his martial arts skills to overpower the attackers.
Some swords are made for decoration while others are made to practice martial arts.
Tai Chi - this ancient form of martial arts is a popular form of exercise and can be done indoors or out.
In many cases, this problem results in bankruptcy, martial strain, and job loss.
Steve loved mixed martial arts competitions and was trained in the fighting/grappling system of Gaidojutsu.
Soon after, she injured her wrist during martial arts training for Mortal Kombat.
Rico Rodriguez - Martial arts and former UFC Heavyweight champion.
Mark Dacascos - Actor and martial artist best known as "The Chairman" on Iron Chef America.
Lautner is also a skilled martial artist, and has won the hearts of fans across the globe with his good looks and talent.
This led to a deep love of martial arts, and he became very successful in tournaments.
Lautner also appeared on the reality television show, America's Most Talented Kids, where he performed a martial arts routine.
Tito Ortiz is best known as a mixed martial arts fighter for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) circuit and Jenna Jameson is best known for her career in adult films.
Bruce Lee - Official reports list a cerebral edema as the cause of the coma Lee suffered, but speculation ran rampant after his death in 1973 that the martial arts master was the victim of foul play.
Chuck Norris – There's no doubt that this actor and well-known martial artist is a conservative.
Uma Thurman - The Kill Bill action heroine may have some serious martial arts skills, but has admitted to being claustrophobic.
There are many different levels of self defense, from taking martial arts classes, to home protection methods, to basic defensive techniques that can help you get away from an attacker.
Because of this, it can be important to know some basic martial arts defensive moves.
Martial arts can easily help you accomplish this.
Even if you are not physically able to participate in martial arts, knowing how to use these products may help you protect yourself and your home.
A few go beyond the traditional gym exercises and offer yoga, tai chi and martial arts classes.
Tai chi is a martial art that brings together coordination, balance, and strength.
You also have one main enemy-or one main nemesis group-called Crimson Lance who is hired by one of the planet's corporations to uphold a possible martial law on Pandora.
Unlike fighting games that involve fireballs and other unrealistic projectiles, Tekken 6 gives you the opportunity to use real martial arts in a realistic battles.
Faith is also trained in martial arts and is very efficient in rendering anyone who impedes her progress senseless.
Mortal Kombat: Deception is another edition of the popular martial arts-style fighting games.
Modeled after Jean-Claude Van Damme, Johnny Cage (real name: John Carlton) was trained by martial arts masters and used his skills to make him a silver screen celebrity.
Star of such movies as Dragon Fist and Sudden Violence, he enters the tournament to prove that his martial arts ability is "real" and not simply Hollywood parlor tricks.
For instance, Falcon will turn into a missle-slinging robot; Wang Tang changes into some insanely fast martial artist capable out a thousand hits per second... or so it seems when you're getting your butt kick by him.
You play Ryo, a novice martial artist teenager who has witnessed the death of his father by Lan Di, a man searching for a green disc.
His main motivation is to travel the world and find greater and greater opponents, honing his martial arts abilities.
His particular martial arts style is referred to as "Hitenryu" or "Flying Heaven".
He is far from being a skilled martial artist, prefering to use wrestling and street fighting techniques.
He was thrown out of Gouken's dojo where both Ken and Ryu were trained, and developed his own breed of martial arts.
B-Movie martial arts star Brian Thompson is cheeserific.
Fighting video games are often loosely based on martial arts techniques.
She is dedicated to her martial art and holds very high values in terms of respecting opponents.
The Circle: Martial Arts Fighter is a Capoeira fighting game where players enter "The Circle" in order to become the best.
You play fighters from all over the world in this Tekken like game with the Brazilian martial art.
Participation in team sports, as well as individual activities, such as dance or martial arts, is appropriate for this age.
Some patients diagnosed with IED have reported being helped by biofeedback, mindfulness meditation, and various forms of martial arts.
Mind/body therapies appear to be helpful in gaining greater self-control, while martial arts workouts help to channel the person's physical energy or muscular tension.
Other dance moves are based on more "martial" forms, such as the kumintang move, a rotating hand gesture which resembles the stick-fighting technique developed by Philippine warriors.
Asian historians have some drawings of movement forms such as the martial arts, but in Europe it was more common to simply define dances in terms of their specific moves.
King size beds - These beds are wonderful but can create martial problems because the box springs are little more than twin beds placed side by side.
Others embrace the spirituality of the Eastern cultures or the martial arts.
Yin Yang philosophy stretches beyond feng shui and into Chinese science, medicine and even martial arts such as Qigong.
Martial arts practitioners also appreciate the garment's fit because it provides freer movement during quick maneuvers.
The action figures were based on the popular comic book in which four mutant turtles were trained in the martial arts while living in the New York City sewer system.
The best time is when he is least expecting it - for example, maybe letting him think you're going to the opera when in fact you're taking him to the Mixed Martial Arts Championship.
Mountain climbing, biking, car racing and martial arts are typically good matches.
Additionally, if your Aries loves sports like rock climbing or martial arts, feel free to participate.
The Batman is followed by Xiaolin Showdown, a show that blends the martial arts action kids go nuts for with an art style that is clearly influenced by the most popular anime and manga from Japan.
Boys especially love watching the adventures of Omi, Raymundo, Clay, and the rest of Xiaolin Showdown's colorful cast of characters compete in exciting martial arts showdowns.
He made the problem work for him rather than against him, not unlike the theory behind the martial art of Judo.
A newspaper publisher fights crime by night with his martial arts expert friend.
Eastern dragons have been used in tattoos for ages, and today these dragon tattoos are most popular with people who train in or have an interest in martial arts.
Shogun and samurai, powerful symbols of Japan's history, martial past and feudal era.
They can also convey the message that the person wearing one is skilled in the martial arts, and not a person to tangle with.
Tao Yin is an ancient form of qigong, known as a soft martial art or internal art.
Khouri's approach to the art of movement stems from her foundation in Anusara, Ashtanga, and Iyengar yoga styles, as well as the Brazilian dance and martial art, capoeira.
After college, I went to Japan, and studied the soft martial art aikido.
Borrowing from different types of dance, martial arts and acrobatic displays are all ways to insert new themes into competitive cheerleading.
Walking is excellent exercise, as are yoga and martial arts training.
Martial Arts - Martial arts can be a great all-over workout, and works particularly well at both burning fat and building muscles.
There's a wide array of group exercises out there, ranging from gentle pilates for pregnant women to hardcore martial arts mutations focusing on core strength.
Don't bump into others - Unless you're taking some kind of martial arts class, it is generally considered rude to make physical contact with others.
For a martial artist, one of the few areas Hindu squats have gained popularity in the Western world, this is great news.
On the other hand, many prominent martial artists swear by Hindu squats, and in Asia it's been a mainstay of thousands of athletes for ages.
Designed to provide ideal cardiovascular as well as muscular workout benefits, the workouts have traveled beyond Russia and are now practiced particularly by martial artists.
Martial arts - Any form of martial arts are great exercise.
However, you may want to consider taking an aerobics class that combines traditional aerobics moves with the martial arts, such as Tae Bo.
Some programs may also use kickboxing and martial arts moves.
The technique was reborn in the Millennium, when fitness and martial arts expert J.
This martial arts-inspired workout is aerobic and fat burning.
Instead, try a kickboxing class if you're the type who excels in a group setting and you love martial arts.
Tae Bo - Billy Blanks' workout provides a combination of strength training and cardiovascular fitness with fun martial arts moves that will have you feeling like Chuck Norris in no time.
Martial arts teach discipline and provide general conditioning.
The cardio routine combines traditional aerobics moves with martial arts moves like roundhouse kicks and various punches.
She enjoys practicing Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art form that is a combination of dancing, music and choreographed fighting.
Even calling places that are unexpected, such as a martial arts studio, could result in getting a demonstration for children who are interested in tae-kwon-doe or karate.
Athletic Performers: Certain sporting events, such as gymnastics, jump-roping or martial arts, can be turned into a theatrical performance.
She has done comedy, TV, and even martial arts films.
Leilanai Smith - 36 - Black belt martial art instructor who was born in Korea but moved to Los Angeles in her 20s.
As a young man, he learned to sail and rock climb and became a dedicated student of martial arts.
Her parents got her involved in martial arts to boost her confidence and help her work off the pounds.
As a martial arts coordinator and choreographer, he started his action movie career with the movies The Challenge and Never Say Never Again in 1982 and 1983 respectively.
No matter your opinion of Steven Seagal or whether you think the show is rigged, you can't deny the star power of the martial arts action hero.
I started off working on the martial arts reality show Final Fu, and never looked back!
As a young girl Michaels was overweight, but studying martial arts helped her overcome her weight issues and get healthy.
She has also studied martial arts, and has worked as an actress, stunt woman, and stunt coordinator.
Returned to the world of the surface, Catherine changes her life radically, going to work for the DA's office, taking martial arts.
These included collecting ancient weapons, fencing, martial arts, and piloting various craft of different time periods.
The Sith seemed to be more adept at martial arts than the Jedi, though Qui-Gon is a master swordsman.
You can participate in football franchises, boxing matches, and even martial arts tournaments.
Uwagi: For traditional ninjas, this was a jacket similar to a martial arts gi.
Hakama: Like many martial artists, loose, light, baggy pants are a staple when you make a ninja uniform.
Because ninjutsu is popular both as an actual martial art and also as an element for role-playing, complete ninja uniforms can be purchased online.
The reign of Domitian, although it silenced the more independent spirits of the time, Tacitus and Juvenal, witnessed more important contributions to Roman literature than any age since the Augustan, - among them the Institutes of Quintilian, the Punic War of Silius Italicus, the epics and the Silvae of Statius, and the Epigrams of Martial.
She is praised by Martial (x.
He also repeatedly thwarted the martial ambitions of Gabriel Bethlen, and prevented George Rakoczy I., over whom he had a great influence, from combining with the Turks and the Protestants.
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