Its Arabic title is Kitab ul'Ibar, wa diwan el Mubtada wa'l Khabar, fi ayyamul`Arab wa'l`Ajam wa'l Berber; that is, "The Book of Examples and the Collection of Origins and Information respecting the History of the Arabs, Foreigners and Berbers."
x., and his Semitic Origins; Driver, Hastings' Dict.
The origins of this method of color-printing are obscure.
Perry, Origins in Williamstown (New York, 1894;1894; 3rd ed.
No matter what they thought of his human origins, he was still the deity in charge of the underworld.
Several origins have been suggested for the word alchemy, and there seems to Alchemy.
In Texas, whence the name Comanchean comes, and where different parts of the system are of diverse origins, there is some limestone.
The Teutonic tribes whose dim origins he records have in the course of centuries attained to world-wide dominion.
For ten years the domain of Franciscan origins was explored and discussed by a number of scholars; and then the whole ground was reviewed by Professor W.
In the following pages we shall not attempt to do more than to sketch in very succinct outline the general results of investigation into the origins and growth of Hebrew religion.
Origins of Alchemy.
He collected much valuable information on Graeco-Buddhist art and the origins of Indian art.
But it must remain possible that contact with new scenes and persons, and especially such controversial necessities as are exemplified in Colossians, stimulated Paul to work out more fully, under the influence of Alexandrian categories, lines of thought of which the germs and origins must be admitted to have been present in earlier epistles.
The restaurant is appointed in a decor that suits the colonial origins of the building, making it a quiet, lovely place to get a good meal.
From this time the spreading genealogy of the Howards drew its origins from most of the illustrious names of the houses founded after the Norman Conquest.
Barton's Semitic Origins is extremely able, but his doctrine of the derivation of male from original female deities is pushed to an extreme.
Dubos, but singularly transforming it, he maintained that those invasions were not marked by the violent and destructive character usually attributed to them; that the penetration of the German barbarians into Gaul was a slow process; that the Germans submitted to the imperial administration; that the political institutions of theMerovingians had their origins in the Roman laws at least as much as, if not more than, in German usages; and, consequently, that there was no conquest of Gaul by the Germans.
He considers that in its earliest origins Christian faith and the methods of Greek thought were so closely intermingled that much that is not essential to Christianity found its way into the resultant system.
Myths of origins there must indeed have been in those countries before Babylonian influence became so overpowering, but, if so, these myths must have become recast when the great Teacher of the Nations half-attracted and halfcompelled attention.
- The traditions current among the Israelites respecting the origins and early history of their nation - the patriarchal period, and the times of Moses and Joshua - were probably first cast into a written form in the 10th or 9th century B.C. by a prophet living in Judah, who, from the almost exclusive use in his narrative of the sacred name " Jahveh " (" Jehovah "), - or, as we now commonly write it, Yahweh, - is referred to among scholars by the abbreviation " J."
The origins of the veneration of relics lie in the anxiety for the preservation of the bodies of the martyrs.
- From the Origins to 1087.
The Code had always been his foundation in a world that adopted him despite his origins.
Also, no surprise, given his origins.
theory of origins.
Colenso, and learned to regard the prophetic narrative of Genesis, Exodus, and Numbers as older than what was by the Germans denominated Grundschrift (" Book of Origins").
The five bishops in their Report, tracing the various vestments to their origins, conclude that they are meaningless in themselves, and therefore things indifferent.
Even in its earliest form the law contains no trace of paganism - a significant fact when we consider how closely law and religion are related in their origins.
The reaction from one extreme has, indeed, tended to lead to another, until not only the heroes, but the very gods themselves, are being traced to very human, not to say commonplace, origins.
Celsus shows himself familiar with the story of Jewish origins.
The discovery that a lodestone, or a piece of iron which has been touched by a lodestone, will direct itself to point in a north and south position, and the application of that discovery to direct the navigation of ships, have been attributed to various origins.
When finely rendered they are of great value to the student investigating the origins of their values.
He is remembered more particularly for his writings on human origins.
The earliest of these works was Custom and Myth (1884); in Myth, Literature and Religion (2 vols., 1887, French trans., 1896) he explained the irrational elements of mythology as survivals from earlier savagery; in The Making of Religion (an idealization of savage animism) he maintained the existence of high spiritual ideas among savage races, and instituted comparisons between savage practices and the occult phenomena among civilized races; he dealt with the origins of totemism in Social Origins, printed (1903) together with J.
Elton, Origins of English History, cf.
A considerable amount of earlier history and literature has been lost, and it is probable that the traditions of the origins of the composite Israelites, as they are now preserved, embody evidence belonging to the nearer events of the 8th-6th centuries.
Barton, Sketch of Semitic Origins (1902); S.
He eschewed the pomp and ceremonies, natural inheritances from English origins, that had been an innocent setting to the character of his two noble predecessors.
The sophists have other claims to consideration than their service to the development of logic. In the history of the origins of logic the sophistic age is simply the age of the free play of thought in which men were aware that in a sense anything can be debated and not yet aware of the sense in which all things cannot be so.
Neilson, Origins and Sources of the Court of Love (Boston, 1899) pp. 152 &c., 235 &c.; and Gregory Smith, Transition Period (1900), PP. 4 0, 41.
Lang, Origins of Religion (1890), p. 124.
The Bible is studied like other works, its origins discovered and its place in comparative religion assigned.
In details also the conclusions of modern science are rejected, as for example the origin of man from lower species, and, in a different sphere, the conclusions of experts as to the origins of the Bible.
The Franco-German War drew Geffroy's attention to the origins of Germany, and his Rome et les Barbares: etude sur la Germanie de Tacite (1874) set forth some of the results of German scholarship. He was then appointed to superintend the opening of the French school of archaeology at Rome, and drew up two useful reports (1877 and 1884) on its origin and early work.
To a student of the origins of German humanism it is Tear that something very different from the Renaissance of Lorenzo le' Medici and Leo X.
The Martyrs of Palestine, as also the writings of Theodoret, Palladius and others, on the origins of the monastic life, and, similarly, the Dialogues of St Gregory (Pope Gregory I.), belong to the category of sources rather than to that of hagiologic collections.
The phenomena of day and night, of sunshine and storm, and other aspects of nature, were invoked by different interpreters to explain the conceptions of the gods, their origins and their relations.
Tylor's classical treatise on Primitive Culture (1871), the study of the origins of religion has been pursued with the utmost zeal.
Again, origins attract the litterateur; he revels in describing the transition from the pre-religious to the religious era.
the groups of " Mothers " in modern India, of various origins, Crooke, Popular Religion and Folklore (2), i.
Like all problems of origins, the question is necessarily extremely obscure, and cannot be definitely settled by historical evidence.
Thus there were now in existence in England two sets of Baptists whose origins were quite distinct and who never had any real intercourse as churches.
The origins of these four plane co-ordinate systems may be collinear with the axis of the optical system; and the corresponding axes may be parallel.
It is readily seen that if the optical system be symmetrical, the origins of the co-ordinate systems collinear with the optical axis Object J Barrel shaped Cushion shaped Distorted image FIG.
It was to the constable that the marquis de Santillana addressed his historic letter dealing with the origins of Peninsular verse.
Nunes de Ledo also produced a treatise on orthography in 1576 and a work on the origins of the language in 1605, and Jeronymo Cardoso gave his countrymen a Latin and Portuguese dictionary.
- For the origins of the Eastern Church and the early controversies see the authorities cited in the article Church History.
The earliest prose origins of history are the inscriptions.
The Old English origins of the tenure are still apparent even at this time in the shape of some of its incidents, especially in the absence of feudal wardship and marriage.
In this work,, with a true insight into the relative importance of things, he passed over with a few strong broad touches the antiquarian discussions on the origins of the city, on which previous historians.
The British systems have various origins, and are still subject to variations caused by local usage or by the usage of particular businesses.
Elton, Origins of English History (1890); and Stock's edition of Caesar, De Bello Gallico (1898).
That part of the theca below the origins of the free arms is called the "dorsal cup"; the ventral part above the origins of the arms, serving as cover to the cup, is known as the "tegmen."
The free-state men framed an excellent anti-slavery constitution at Leavenworth in March - April 1858, but the origins of the convention were illegal and their work was still-born.
This period of murmuring and misery culminated in the Great Revolt of 1381, a phenomenon whose origins must be sought in the most complicated causes, but whose outbreak was due in the main to a general feeling that the realm was being misgoverned, and that some one must be 1381.
The origins of a Protestant party, who were not mere Wycliffites, but had been first interested in dogmatic controversy by coming upon the works of Luther, can be traced back to the year 1521 and to the university of Cambridge.
But there was another movement, whose origins went back for many centuries, which they were far from discouraging, and were prepared to utilize when it suited their convenience.
Consequently the same population, whose origins Greek tradition removed back into the world's earliest days, held the land throughout historic times, without even an admixture of Dorian immigrants.
But the search of origins frequently leads them into theories of the nature of that moral conduct whose origin they are anxious to find quite at variance with current and accepted beliefs concerning its nature.
In this regulation, which was intended to mitigate the usages of war amongst the members of the league, we have one of the origins of Greek interstate law.
Po.) Early History On account of its isolated position we might expect to find Ireland in possession of a highly developed system of legends bearing on the origins of its inhabitants.
The legendary origins first appear in Nennius and in a number of poems by such writers as Maelmura (d.
It is only in recent years that the Irish legendary origins have been subjected to serious criticism.
It is, however, the proper sequel to the origins of the people as related in Genesis, to the exodus of the Israelite tribes from Egypt, and their journeyings in the wilderness.
The old traditions of conquest in central Palestine have similarly been extended, and have been adapted to the now familiar view of Israelite origins.
If we examine myths of human descent from animals, we find gods busy there, and if we try to investigate the myths of the origin of the gods, the subject gets mixed up with the mythical origins of things in general.
But that the origins of such mythical beings were, ab initio, either solar or vegetable, or, for that matter, animal, it would often be hard to prove.
3 Elton, Origins of English History, pp. 298-301.
They thus gain a new value which cannot be impaired when it is realized that their significance is quite independent of their origins.
The history of Ethiopia therefore as an independent civilization may be said to date from the 8th century B.C., though future researches may be able to carry its infant origins to a remoter past.
In the days when he had composed his huge, immature treatise on the Future of Science, he had written: "I envy the man who shall evoke from the past the origins of Christianity.
His Dialogues philosophiques, written in 1871, his Ecclesiastes (1882) and his Antichrist (1876) (the fourth volume of the Origins of Christianity, dealing with the reign of Nero) are incomparable in their literary genius, but they are examples of a disenchanted and sceptical temper.
The fifth and sixth volumes of the Origins of Christianity (the Christian Church and Marcus Aurelius) show him reconciled with democracy, confident in the gradual ascent of man, aware that the greatest catastrophes do not really interrupt the sure if imperceptible progress of the world - reconciled also in some measure, if not with the truths, at least with the moral beauties of Catholicism, and with the remembrance of his pious youth.
They showed the blase modern reader that a world no less poetic, no less primitive than that of the Origins of Christianity exists, or still existed within living memory, on the north-western coast of France.
At sixty years of age, having finished the Origins of Christianity, he began his History of Israel, based on a lifelong study of the Old Testament and on the Corpus Inscriptionum Semiticarum, published by the Academic des Inscriptions under Renan's direction from the year 1881 till the end of his life.
In prison he pursued the Vedic studies which had already given him a place in oriental scholarship. His elaborate paper on " The Orion, or Researches into the Antiquity of the Vedas," read at the International Congress of Orientalists, London 1892 (published at Poona, 1893), was followed in 1903 by his " Arctic Home in the Vedas " - expounding a theory of extremely remote Aryan origins which has failed to secure the acceptance of other scholars.
Wynn listened, aware of the demon blood bond and its origins from the time-before-time.
As the sole living resident of the underworld with human origins, Gabriel was often reminded of how different he remained.
She had no idea how to be a single mother in the real world, let alone in a world as unforgiving as the Immortal one. She'd proven she couldn't raise Toby without a bottle of vodka permanently glued to her hand. Rhyn had been exiled for his mixed origins, and she'd never been especially welcomed by anyone but Gabe and Toby. If something happened to Rhyn or if she couldn't leave here â€¦ Panicking made her already surging hormones worse. She felt nauseous.
In short, scientists have not yet fathomed the nature of consciousness, its origins, or its role in Nature.
abduction stories show quite different origins.
Origins of the modern world We reject utterly accusations of " Euro centrism " .
The origins of the town date back to the middle ages.
The origins of the Masonic and Rosicrucian movements lie with the medieval alchemists.
angiosperm origins in a phylogenetic context.
Greek Historiography The course looks at the origins and development of history-writing in Greco-Roman antiquity.
The report also shows that some communities, notably African and those with mixed ethnic origins, significantly outperform the national averages for participation.
Continued use of Portuguese names on the coastline betrays the map's origins from the old nautical charts used by the early explorers.
No one knows the origins of their metal coat hangers.
The origins of grammar: evidence from early language comprehension.
The origins of chili, or chili con carne, are, well, lost in the mists of time.
controversy rages over the origins of Groote Syndrome.
The two major types of diabetes are quite distinct in their origins.
The Fall of Natural Man: The American Indian and the Origins of comparative ethnology.
The Basques are an ancient pre-Indo-European race and the origins of their language have baffled etymologists for centuries.
etymology Quinion's researches into the origins of words reveals what he calls the folk or false etymologies.
explained the Canadian origins.
The author explains the ancient nature of the Lithuanian pagan faith and its mythology, which had its origins in the Upper Paleolithic period.
O sacrum convivium appears to have its origins as an instrumental fantasia and then to have been re-written as a vocal piece.
foodstuffs of animal origins.
Like most of this community, his own forbears had origins in Latvia and Lithuania.
This is the most detailed book available on Scottish forenames, giving origins and meanings for hundreds of names.
One such railroad is the Chasewater Railroad, which can trace its origins back to the very genesis of railroad preservation.
glistens in the crystal rain of its widow origins.
The only give away of his Irish origins from a glance is his ginger goatee.
It argues for a close interrelation between the mystery religions of the ancient world and the origins of Christianity.
intracellular parasites or invaders, being of eukaryotic, bacterial or viral origins.
The true reason why the oak was held inviolable may have its origins with the Iron Age Druids and their use of mistletoe.
lacunar infarction, which has its neurological origins in the work of Dr. CM Fisher.
ligate the arteries under direct vision, further away from the superior mesenteric artery than their origins.
double ligate and cut the vessels at their origins from the superior mesenteric vessels.
The lyrics of the nursery rhyme The lyrics of this nursery rhyme are not based on origins dating back in history.
Aykley Heads House, Durham Aykley Heads is a rambling courtyard mansion of medieval origins on the edge of the City of Durham.
middle classl Young, the Pop Idol supremo, who makes no bones whatsoever about his solidly middle-class origins.
The fact that the radical, pro-independence milieu exists is enough to make it significant, no matter its origins.
They also remind us that the origins of 20th century militarism in Ireland lie in the 1912-14 period of Tory-led armed conspiracy.
Although increasingly multilingual, the Internet is still largely an English-language medium because of its origins in the United States.
The origins of Islamic mysticism can be traced back to the 8th century.
This system is directly analogous to the creation of fictitious genealogies whereby individuals trace their origins back to a prestigious and perhaps mythical past.
Having its origins in the 1890s, ski orienteering is a sport with long traditions.
origins of Christianity.
origins of Trotskyism in Ceylon, p26.
origins of this rhyme.
The opening address was given by Mrs Lynn Allen who set out the objectives and explained the Canadian origins.
Pillar of the sky is her one excursion into prehistory so far which sets out to explore the origins of Stonehenge.
He was a wonderful, able and private man full of humanity who never forgot his humble origins in the classless Rhonda valley.
One can only imagine what purpose it serves to investigate the racial origins of the ex-wife of an accused terrorist.
First, some object on the basis that Christmas trees have pagan origins.
York is an historic city of Roman and viking origins.
The origins of the meat in a shepherd's pie would be a conundrum too far.
Gray goes back to the origins of our notion of modernity in early nineteenth-century positivism.
Indeed, without its role as a provider of origins, early prehistory would have little purpose.
prehistory unkown dates or origins.
This configuration generally prevailed from the earliest origins of the wagon bodystyle in the 1920s through the 1940s.
The exact origins of the bowed psaltery are shrouded in the mists of time.
Origins: European polecat; the ferret was domesticated by the Egyptians and originally bred to hunt rabbits.
A fierce controversy rages over the origins of Groote Syndrome.
rambleey Heads House, Durham Aykley Heads is a rambling courtyard mansion of medieval origins on the edge of the City of Durham.
recount tales of the origins of the cosmos, gods, rituals, or sacred events.
released on bail pending further enquiries into the origins of the items.
Now renovated to modern standards the house retains a special atmosphere reminiscent of its rustic origins.
The path leads to All Saints Parish Church, a building with Norman origins, but extensively remodeled in Victorian times.
Scottish researchers have developed a new and effective repellent which has its origins in the Indian Neem tree.
Externally the Berlingo does little to disguise its van origins but the large bumpers and high roofline give it a rugged look.
The origins of the word are from the Latin root ' idem ', implying sameness and continuity.
The Church seats around 50 worshippers and has a serenity and intimacy which belies its humble origins.
suggestive of origins far back in the mists of time is the dedication stone placed above the south door.
He also surmises that 1965 is the ideal time to find out about the Master Plan's origins.
surnames derived of multiple origins.
tenS machines are now widely used to treat acute and chronic pain of many different origins.
thumb through, it's a lovely looking insight into the models design origins and development history.
The Aztecs began as a wandering tribe whose historical origins are unknown, although they themselves recorded their mythical place of origin as Aztlan.
Marxism understands a dialectical unity of humanism and naturalism in determining the origins and aspects of consciousness.
The origins and development of the theory of human rights is inextricably tied to the development of moral universalism.
The knife is a true workhorse, so don't be fooled by her sleek, traditional lines which proudly denote her Nordic origins.
Greco-Roman wrestling, with its ancient origins, joined the modern Games from the outset in 1896.
The origins of naturally occurring zeolites are given together with the chemical and physical characteristics.
He was a deeply religious man, but his exemption of Jewish origins from the canons of historical inquiry which he elsewhere applied was probably due to the conditions of his age, which preceded the dawn of Semitic investigation and regarded the Old Testament and the Hebrew religion as sui generis.
(g) Our knowledge of primitive forms of sacrifice is meagre; even were it more extensive, it would probably be impossible to determine the origin or origins of sacrifice; for no ritual has necessarily survived unchanged in form and meaning since its inception, and even permanence of form cannot be taken to imply a corresponding permanence of meaning for the worshippers.
104, and Barton, Semitic Origins, pp. 98-Too.
The following table shows the percentages of origins: - Of the Indian and Indian half-breed population there were in 1901, 14,669 of the former and 11,635 of the latter.
By his researches on the migration of the white corpuscles of the blood Cohnheim, on the bases laid by Virchow, brought the processes of inflammation within the scope of the normal, seeing in them but a modification of normal processes under perturbations of relatively external incidence; even the formation of abscess was thus brought by him within the limits of perversion of processes not differing essentially from those of health; and "new formations," "plastic exudations," and other discontinuous origins of an "essential" pathology, fell into oblivion.
Much light is thrown upon the Christian origins, especially those of France, by his Origines du cultÃ‚° chretien, etude sur la liturgie latine avant Charlemagne (1889; Eng.
Anrich, Das antike Mysterienwesen (GÃƒ¶ttingen, 1894); Sylloge confessionum (Oxford, 1804); Duchesne, Origins of Christian Culture; Funk's edition of Constitutiones A postolicae; Hagenbach, History of Doctrines, vol.
Among them were the ecclesiastical historian Frei Manoel do Cenaculo, bishop of Beja, the polygraph Ribeiro dos Santos, Caetano do Amaral, a patient investigator of the origins of Portugal, Joao Pedro Riberio, the founder of modern historical studies, D.
Myths do not necessarily recount tales of the origins of the cosmos, gods, rituals, or sacred events.
The suspects have been released on bail pending further enquiries into the origins of the items.
Animal origins of human T cell leukemia virus Benefits of retrovirus infection?
Origins An Italian princess had a great passion for the scent of this orange blossom.
N early all religions have their origins in Secular Humanism.
Also suggestive of origins far back in the mists of time is the dedication stone placed above the south door.
He also surmises that 1965 is the ideal time to find out about the Master Plan 's origins.
Variants: Frye, Free Fry is one of those surnames derived of multiple origins.
TENS machines are now widely used to treat acute and chronic pain of many different origins.
With 275 mostly color photographs to thumb through, it 's a lovely looking insight into the models design origins and development history.
Strategic Human Resource Management develops your understanding of the theoretical origins and underpinnings of human resource management.
It seems that a discreet veil had been drawn over John Amery, just as it has over his father Leo 's Jewish origins.
The origins of the tradition of using a wassail bowl are thought to stem from celebrations of the solstice by Celtic people.
The knife is a true workhorse, so do n't be fooled by her sleek, traditional lines which proudly denote her Nordic origins.
The Muslim religion is one of the fastest growing in the world today, thus creating a large demand for the origins of Islamic names.
Jill Hennessy, who happens to be a twin, named her newborn son Marco, a name with both Italian and Spanish origins.
Choosing Indian baby girl names and meanings typically focuses on tradition, although religion and name origins often play a role as well.
You can go in and smell the tea, often sample it, and discuss its origins and flavors as well as get some hints about brewing from the salesperson.
There are many legends about the origins of the breed ranging from them being the remnants of Marie Antoinette's pets to having a Norwegian Forest Cat ancestor.
It's interesting to look back and trace the breed's origins.
Its origins are not specifically known, but it is believed that some of the breed's ancestors traveled on merchant ships from Europe to America as mousers.
The origins of the Cosmopolitan are unclear, but this cocktail has been around since the 1970s in one form or another.
The origins of the cocktail are not entirely agreed upon, but the classic definition of a cocktail is a mixed drink made with any type of spirit, sugar, water and bitters.
Discuss the geographic and ethnic origins of the family and how they have influenced present day practices, beliefs and celebrations.
The origins of the SIGG lie just outside of Zurich, where a metal processing specialist, Ferdinard Sigg, opened an aluminum product factory in 1908.
It's origins as a power source can be traced back thousands of years, to as early as 5000 BC.
The origins of the term green is unclear.
Whatever the true origins, the term is meant to define the concept of renewable, sustainable and eco-friendly processes, products and energy.
The origins may extend back to Native Americans, who created a salve out of black ash and bloodroot.
According to the Institure for Traditional Medicine, principles of Tibetan medicine have their origins in traditional folk medicine known as Bon.
Bamboo's style stretches far beyond its origins.
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The color lasts fairly well, but Origins also offers an eyelid primer to smooth over your lids before adding color.
For example, read the Top 10 Unusually Long and Interesting Words or Top 10 Words with Remarkable Origins.
The origins of the digital cameras that we know and love are embedded in a number of scientific fields.
Learn about the origins of food and the preferred foods of specific cultures.
Those who are interested in the cuisine of Mexico are often interested its origins: Mexican food history.
With its origins in eastern Spain, it is a dish that is now made in every region of the country.
It is possible that this is the earliest origins of the ski pole.
The stories of the origins of the name "Queenstown" are apocryphal, but one story suggests that a gold miner visiting the area suggested that its beauty made it fit for Queen Victoria.
Queenstown served as a setting for a number of films, which included the Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Wolverine, X-Men Origins and Willow.
Comforters and bedspreads have different origins and are not the same.
Some of his more memorable films include Van Wilder, The Proposal, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Smokin' Aces, and Green Lantern.
Jackman has taken on the role of producer on several film and television projects, including X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and the short-lived musical TV show Viva Laughlin.
Most historians agree that the origins of soccer can be traced back as far as the 17th century.
Soccus were worn by comedic actors during Roman times, but the true origins of this form of footwear date back to more primitive times in which animal skins and matted animal hair were used to cover the feet.
The German Shepherd Dog breed as we know it today traces it's origins back to a single dog, Hector Linksrhein, later renamed Horand v Grafrath.
Despite the breed's fighting dog origins, Bulldogs have been bred as companion dogs for more than a century.
However, the song transcended its original popularity and truly became a legendary, canonical rock-n-roll song after it proved it was able to stand the test of time despite its contentious origins.
Young Consuelo Velazquez's ballad might have humble origins, but many of the 20th century's most influential musicians have embraced the subtle beauty of her composition.
Although Italian-style charm jewelry is available throughout the United States and Europe today, the popular jewelry traces its origins back to Italy.
Chinese letters: Pendants of Chinese letters also add an authentic touch to Soo Chow jade's origins.
Steeped in history, the bow tie's origins date back to the 17th century.
While you do need to be mindful of the quality of the wool and its origins, know that well-kept wool of the best kind will last forever, making it worth a good investment.
Origins Organics has face wash, face lotion, body bars and other products ranging in organic content form 73 to 98 percent.
While some companies like Burt's Bees and Origins let you know how much of their products are natural or organic, others leave you in the dark.
Lane Bryant's business model, dating back to its origins in 1904, was based on designing fashions meant for larger women that actually had curves.
Start your browsing with Sinful Origins or Raunchy Rags.
Many wools, especially if they are inexpensive, have problematic origins.
The study of narcolepsy is continually evolving, with new therapies being tried and new discoveries about the origins of narcolepsy discovered.
The event was held outdoors and gave fans opportunities to play several up and coming games including Xbox 360 titles Condemned: Criminal Origins, King Kong, Shadow of the Colossus, Guitar Heroes and Genji.
Condemned: Criminal Origins is an intense, creepy first-person shooter that will keep you up for many sleepless nights.
Condemned: Criminal Origins is a first-person horror game where you play an FBI agent on the hunt for serial killers.
Condemned: Criminal Origins will keep you on your toes.
Pogo actually has its origins in a grander EA project.
This game has more of an arcade feel, probably because of its arcade origins, and contains modes like Arcade, Tournament, Practice and Nature Trip.
The venerable PC has come a long way from its humble origins - anyone remember the 8088 processor, Word Perfect, and IBM's "Little Tramp" ad campaigns? - to its current status as a gaming institution.
You've been tearing up the world of Dragon Age: Origins when, mid-quest, your game freezes up and you're now rapidly pressing controller buttons in vain.
Shadow does not know where he came from, and in this game, he tries to discover his origins while saving the world by collecting 7 Chaos Emeralds.
The history of Star Wars games goes back as far as the movies and into the origins of video games themselves.
The game also pretty much assumes you know the origins of the main characters, so newcomers might be a bit confused by what goes on at times.
To understand the origins of the Nintendo Wii and to understand what does Wii stand for, it is perhaps appropriate that we engage in a brief history lesson.
The fruit is pure and earthy with a mineral foundation that strongly evokes its Monterey origins along with a small dose of wild kink that is more like Pomerol than Central California.
Perhaps positive and perhaps negative, people just tend to sip it and then talk about a wine's character, composition, origins, the winery, and perhaps some juicy gossip tidbit about the winemaker.
This varietal finds its origins in the Rhone region, where it continues to be the most widely grown grape in the region, to this day.
The Sangiovese grape finds its origins in the Tuscany region of Italy, but winemakers around the world, including the United States and Australia grow Sangiovese grapes.
Rumors and folklore hinted at Cabernet Sauvignon's origins.
Cytogenetic analysis of tumor chromosomes, for example, can identify structural abnormalities that may explain the unique origins of cancer in an individual child.
Besides general symptoms that may encourage a pediatrician to order the TORCH panel of tests, each of the TORCH infections has its own origins and may have a characteristic cluster of symptoms in newborns.
Some researchers have speculated that the origins of social competence can be found in infancy, in the quality of the parent-child attachment relationship.
This is likely to be due to a combination of separation anxiety and stranger anxiety, which arise at about the same time and has similar origins.
The International Association of Infant Massage (IAIM) had its origins in 1980 and was incorporated in 1986 by McClure and her original seven trainers.
Because of its genetic origins, hemophilia cannot be prevented in those born with the inherited defects or factor deficiencies.
Critics also point out that educating students about the formation of U.S. democracy inevitably focuses on its European origins.
Many theories as to the origins of HIV and how it appeared in the human population have been suggested.
In 1999, an international group reported the discovery of the origins of HIV-1, the predominant strain of HIV in the developed world.
Muris, P., et al. "Fears, Worries, and Scary Dreams in 4 to 12 Year Old Children: Their Content, Developmental Pattern, and Origins."
L. "The infectious origins of stillbirth."
However, while the game is most commonly played on video game consoles, its true origins were in arcades.
Knowing the history and origins of Latin American dance can bring an even stronger appreciation for this art with a kick.
One of the oldest Latin dances, samba's origins are hard to pinpoint.
The origins of this dance lie in the island of Cuba.
As its popularity spreads worldwide, the art is also changing and growing beyond its Arabic origins.
It can be difficult to trace the exact origins of various kinds of dance.
The origins of the I Ching can be traced back over 3,000 years to the Zhou dynasty in China, and its verbal traditions are probably far older than that.
The origins of the I Ching come to us from pre history, a time when the philosophy of balance between opposites was probably maintained by an oral tradition.
Many lucky charms find their origins in religious traditions, beliefs and customs.
Regardless of its origins, the koi is a prominent symbol of feng shui.
A sense of family and self - The knowledge of the origins and lifestyles of those who came before can provide a renewed sense of the family to which you belong.
This new type of DNA testing helps establish the origins of your female ancestors, something than can be difficult to do with standard genealogy research.
However, recent developments in genetic testing may shed some light on the origins of your female relatives.
DNA testing is best used to prove a general hypothesis about family origins.
As you add names to your family tree, you may wonder about surname origins and meanings.
The Internet is a great resource for surname origins and meanings.
Over 200 years old, the book is a testament to the ancient origins of the model.
Origami's origins are often attributed to China, where paper was invented.
Most of the ancient models however, like the crane, the fortune-teller, and iris, can be ascribed to Japanese origins.
The origins of the word "origami" are also an important historical aspect of this ancient art form.
Its true origins come from China, during the first or second century.
While it's well-established that paper origami has origins in ancient Japanese culture, it's hard to say for sure who invented towel origami.
The popularity of frog origami around the world may have its origins in the characteristics attributed to frogs in Japanese animal symbolism.
Towel origami history is a varied one, with speculation about its origins beginning with Cleopatra to resourceful Americans in the United States during the Great Depression.
In a nod to the doll's handmade origins, each doll had a printed Xavier Roberts signature on one cheek of its behind.
Calling back to her origins, beach-themed Barbies continue to offer the latest swimsuit styles.
The more they investigate, the more they learn about the game and its origins.
Believe it or not, the jumpsuit's origins have no connection to the world of high fashion we're all so well acquainted with.
The idea of a corset top dress has its origins in the clothing of Renaissance peasant and merchant women, where the bodice was worn over the dress.
The Crokinole Book by Wayne Kelly offers everything you want to know about Crokinole including the game's origins, customs, and social history.
Origins Award for best board game or expansion of the year.
You can read more about the company and its origins at the Gold Canyon official site which is also the key to learning more about distributors near you.
Save Britain's Heritage: This one aims to preserve historical buildings in Britain and heighten the interest in their origins.
However, in reality, there are no less than three possible origins for the word and a number of different meanings, many of which are widely misunderstood.
No one can trace the exact origins of the Christmas tree, but there are some popular stories about how it occurred.
Another story about the origins of the Christmas tree has to do with Saint Boniface, the Apostle of Germany.
Another story that ties the origins of the Christmas tree to Christian beliefs involves Martin Luther, who helped found Protestantism.
The conflicting stories as to the origins of the custom have led to some controversy.
Some churches ask that parishioners not put up Christmas trees in their homes because of the possibly pagan origins of the practice.
The origins of some of these customs are ancient, others are modern, but they all add joy and warmth to the Yule season.
Another Christmas story about the origins of this tradition claims that Martin Luther first began the tradition of the indoor Christmas tree.
The origins of the masquerade ball can be traced to the Italian Renaissance, and the public costume parties were especially popular in Venice.
Modern interpretations of belly dancing costumes do not always reflect their cultural origins.
Fetishism may include a desire to submit, dominate, have someone spank you or simply act out fantasies of multiple origins.
Many couples will also enjoy the symbolism of the Damascus steel origins because of the strength and artistry of sword blades.
Most sellers are up front about the bag's origins, but you should still be realistic and accept that you might be looking at a high-quality knockoff.
While the exact origins of the twelve animal system in Chinese astrology remains unknown, there is a story about how this dynamic system came about.
Many of the origins of these traditions are obscured in history, especially prior to the development of the Chinese written language, although oral traditions passed down many stories of some origins.
PBS's public origins and donation-based funding are apparent from the limited advertising on the site.
These archeological discoveries will change the way we view the origins of man.The hallmark of the new age, according to Cayce, would be one of purity.
Still others suspect demonic origins to the phenomenon.
Thigh high boots have come a long way since their origins in the 1600s.What people sometimes don't realize is, the boots were originally made for soldiers, pirates, fishermen, and horsemen--not for the bedroom.
Rex Brady's origins and story on Days of Our Lives traveled a convoluted path.
For example, beyond his age and his origins, most of Eric's life as a Viking was not revealed until later novels.
For instance, while the Maori tribe may have inked their faces in order to show their tribal origins (a process known as moko), other Polynesian islands did not follow the same practice.
Some of them have their origins in tribalism; others are based on spiritual and personal expression.
Going hand-in-hand with the nautical star's origins as a variation on the compass rose is guidance.
The origins of the tattoo rose design can be traced back to several different cultures, each with its own meaning.
Cross tattoo patterns cover a large selection of designs that reflect varying origins and meanings.
The worldwide time zones trace their origins to the late 1800's.
Cyma traces its early origins from a small watch company founded by the brothers, Joseph and Theodre Schwob, of Schwob Frères and Co. in 1862.
The company can trace its origins back to the 1880's and has a long record of manufacturing some historic firsts - the first quartz watch and the first TV watch.
The watches Elgin produced during their early years feature key-wound movements and this is another way to both date the piece and determine its origins.
Yoga origins predate Hinduism by literally thousands of years.
Learn more about the origins of Hatha Yoga in this article.
In this article, you'll learn about the origins of the logos for the most popular car brands today.
Car logos originated when the families that owned car companies decided to produce an image that represented the origins of the car, the culture of the company, the history of the company, and a way to identify who founded the company.
The origins of the famous Chevrolet "bowtie" brand image has always been steeped in mystery.
If these examples sparked your interest in car logos, then you may want to check out the following resources for more car history about the many auto brands and the origins of their own brand images.
Sometimes, the best way to learn about the history, culture, and background of an auto company is to study the origins and the evolution of the image that represents the car's brand.
The company is a wholesale merchant and does not offer nationwide retail locations for individual crafters; the few locations that are available are confined to the west, mostly in Utah near the company's origins.
These bracelets are popular with adolescent girls, but they may have their origins in Native American traditions.
The origins of the acai berry diet craze can be found on the Oprah Winfrey show.
Some of their flavor bases have Mediterranean origins.
The possible origins of progressive weight lifting: When you first began your strength training program, your trainer probably told you that in order for your routine to be effective, your program must be progressive.
Origins of the word dumbbell: Jan Todd's article also speaks of the possible origins of the word "dumbbell."
Origins of kettlebell training: Speaking of bells, kettlebell training, which is becoming more popular at fitness centers, began as a competitive sport in ancient Russia.
Rebounding evolved from trampoline training, whose origins are the subject of some humorous anecdotes.
This guarantee extends back to the property's origins and is not limited to the time in which the grantor owned the property.
While a negligee can be described as nightgown, due to the French origins of the word, people automatically expect something different when calling to mind a negligee.
Like much of the gear used for bondage, the leather harness bra saw its origins several hundred years ago.
The Tanglewood Music Festival has a slightly tangled tale to tell of its origins.
Since its origins in the 1930s, the Tanglewood Music Festival has expanded to include other music than that performed solely by the BSO.
The site also offers some insight on the origins and evolution of African American gospel.
A Victorian tea party is a look back at the origins of tea parties.
Much of the origins of the traditions associated with the celebration of the new year are virtually unknown by many who celebrate this well-known holiday.
As with many other reality shows, America's Got Talent's origins lie across the great pond in Great Britain.
The Ori were ascended beings descended from the same origins as the Ancients within the human galaxy who ascended, only the Ori drew power from worship and executed all who did not follow them.
It was the first time Clark realized that not everyone was strong enough to carry the burden of Clark's identity and origins.
One area where fantasy typically passes the buck is in the origins of their magical systems.
While these novels are fascinating, they have never uncovered the origins of this magical system.
Dracula 2000 departed from the Stoker canon to create a unique look at the origins of vampires.
The first four volumes, originally published in Mentor Books and recently reprinted by Scarecrow Books, trace the origins of science fiction from Lucian of Samosata through Wells, Heinlein, and Asimov, up to George Alec Effinger.
The folklore of vampires is seen mostly in Europe with its origins being full of conjecture.
In Star Trek, Spock's Vulcan ears are a nod to Elven origins and the mysteries of logic rather than magic.
When you take a moment to look into the meanings and origins behind some Star Wars character names, it unlocks a window into George Lucas' creative process and the hopes and aspirations he held for his fictional children.
The combination of both origins is a strong possibility.
This is why you'll find different fairy names associated with origins from different countries: For example, in Persia fairies are known as Peri while in Greece they are called Fata or Destines.
It's interesting to note different fairy names, but is is equally interesting to look at their meanings and origins.
It is difficult to define any being described as a "Leo Fairy" because both the Zodiac term "Leo" and the mythological term "fairy" come from similar ancient writings in some ways, and they also have very different origins in other ways.
In order to understand what a Leo Fairy is, it's important to understand the origins of each term.
In the prequel series, Caprica, fans learned more about the origins of these massive robotic creatures and finally gained insight as to how humans and technology merged to become a sentient robotic race.
Disagreements abounded over whether or not humor was appropriate for two characters with such a dramatic origins and history, but the box office decided it must have been the right decision.
Gamera origins are similar to Godzilla's.
Sakai sought out the assistance of Professor Miura to determine the origins of this strange egg.
If you're still not certain of a product's origins, call or email the company for more information.
Origins prides itself on the use of natural products, and has a small line of certified organic products.
As avenues of social networking evolve far beyond its earliest email-only origins, these technologies are set to mature into an entire virtual world integrated with our everyday life.
But weskit is not the name of a company or a brand; its origins go back much further.
The majorette's origins date back to approximately the turn of the 20th century.
It is clear from what has been said above that the liturgical vestments possessed originally no mystic symbolic meaning whatever; it was equally certain that, as their origins were forgotten, they would develop such a symbolic meaning.
This minuter study had two origins, one in the researches of the medical anatomists, such as Fabricius (1537-1619), Severinus (1580-1656), Harvey (1578-1657), and Tyson (1649-1708), the other in the careful work of the entomologists and first microscopists, such as Malpighi (1628-1694), Swammerdam (1637-1680), and Hook (1635-1702).
Thus it came about not only that classifications of disease based on superficial likeness - such as jaundice, dropsy, inflammation - were broken up, and their parts redistributed, but also that even more set diseases began to lose their settlements, and were recognized as terms of series, as transitory or culminating phases of perturbations which might be traced to their origins, and in their earlier stages perhaps withstood.
Moreover, the insight into origins, into initial morbid processes revealed by the pathologists, eu Theraa woke more and more the hoe of dealin with the peutics.
From the new regard given by physiologists and pathologists to the study of origins, and in the new hopes of thus dealing with disease at its springs, not in individuals only but in cities and nations, issued the great school of Preventive Medicine, initiated in England - E.
The origins, kinds and processes of meningitis are more clearly distinguished, and referred each to its proper cause - for the most part bacterial.
A minute knowledge of printed books and a methodical examination of departmental and communal archives furnished him with material for a long course of successful lectures, which gave rise to some important works on municipal history and led to a great revival of interest in the origins and significance of the urban communities in France.
Direct statements of law would fall under the following heads, from the point of view of their legal origins: i.
Before we leave the history of feudal origins another word is necessary.
The temptation to use the larger part of any space allotted to the history of feudalism for a discussion of origins does not arise alone from greater interest in that phase of the subject.
Barton, Semitic Origins, pp. 272 sqq.; L.
The student will find differences among anthropologists in the interpretation of these marks - some averring that comparative anatomy is worthless as a means of subdividing the American subspecies, others that biological variations point to different Old World origins, a third class believing these structural variations to be of the soil.
The permanent issues of the Gainsborough-Amsterdam church are connected with the origins of the Baptist wing of Congregationalism, through John Smyth and Thomas Helwys.
But however different or more complicated may have been the actual origins, three points remain certain.
The Austrian state had from its first origins always had a self-imposed political mission; its very name of origin, Ostmark (The Eastern March), marked it geographically as a bulwark, a gate-keeper, to defend Europe on the W.
Down to the - Reformation conditions were unfavourable to such criticism; the prevailing dogmatic use of Scripture gave no occasion for inquiry into the human origins or into the real purport and character of the several books.
We cannot here undertake to set forth and explain in detail all the complex varieties of the Gnostic systems; but it will be useful to take a nearer view of certain principal figures which have had an influence upon at least one series of Gnostic systems, and to examine their origins in the history of religion.
McConachie, Congressional Committees: a Study of the Origins and Development of our National and Local Legislative Methods (ibid., 1898); Woodrow Wilson, Col1gres.,ional Governinent: a Study in American Politics (15th ed., Boston, 1900); Jesse Macy, Party Organization and Machinery (New York, 1904); M.
Portion of the axis of the left ctenidium which is fused with the base of the foot, the two dotted lines indicating the origins of the two rows of gill-filaments.
Theodor Abeling, who is disposed to reject or minimize the mythical origins, further suggests a confusion of the story of Attila's wife Ildico with that of the murder of Sigimund the Burgundian by the sons of Chrothildis, wife of Clovis.
In considering the origins of medieval churches, moreover, it must be borne in mind that as a general rule their builders were not actuated by the motives usual in modern times, at least among Protestants.
Gummere, Germanic Origins (New York, 1892); K.
This Congregation, established in 1542 by Paul III., constitutes the tribunal of the Inquisition, of which the origins are much older, since it was instituted in the 13th century against the Albigenses.
under seven titles between 1907 and 1915, was an elaborate study of the Greek cults, their origins and their place in the comparative history of religion.
They are from every land and from every people with which American origins are connected.
Bigg, The Origins of Christianity (Oxford, 1909), ch.
The antrustions were a military institution; vassalage was a social institution, the origins of which are very complex.
We next turn to types of instruments employed to record earthquakes which have radiated from their origins, where they may 6.
Two centuries of unchallenged Christianity had broken almost completely the traditions of paganism, even if the Moslems had been willing to consider them, either in their fanciful accounts of the origins of cities, &c., or elsewhere.
defined, and the origins of the hieroglyphs and of their values had not been investigated beyond the most obvious points.
Thus ~ is lir, face;, a vase of ointment, is mrii.t, ointment; ~ is wdb, turn, Much investigation is still required to establish the origins of the values of the signs; in some cases the connection between the pictures and the primary values seems to be curiously remote.
She had no idea how to be a single mother in the real world, let alone in a world as unforgiving as the Immortal one. She'd proven she couldn't raise Toby without a bottle of vodka permanently glued to her hand. Rhyn had been exiled for his mixed origins, and she'd never been especially welcomed by anyone but Gabe and Toby. If something happened to Rhyn or if she couldn't leave here … Panicking made her already surging hormones worse. She felt nauseous.
Such hints as we have, while they set before us, just as at Rome, a state of things in which small landed proprietors are burthened with debt, also set before us the Attic demos as, largely at least, a body of various origins which had grown up in the city.
Thus Isidore Hispalensis, c. 630, in his book of Origins, vi.
Dante et les origins de la langue et de la litterature italiennes (2 vols.) was published in 1854.
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