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  • 41World — World, n. [OE. world, werld, weorld, weoreld, AS. weorold, worold; akin to OS. werold, D. wereld, OHG. weralt, worolt, werolt, werlt, G. welt, Icel. ver[ o]ld, Sw. verld, Dan. verden; properly, the age of man, lifetime, humanity; AS. wer a man +… …

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  • 42World without end — World World, n. [OE. world, werld, weorld, weoreld, AS. weorold, worold; akin to OS. werold, D. wereld, OHG. weralt, worolt, werolt, werlt, G. welt, Icel. ver[ o]ld, Sw. verld, Dan. verden; properly, the age of man, lifetime, humanity; AS. wer a… …

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  • 43World's end — World World, n. [OE. world, werld, weorld, weoreld, AS. weorold, worold; akin to OS. werold, D. wereld, OHG. weralt, worolt, werolt, werlt, G. welt, Icel. ver[ o]ld, Sw. verld, Dan. verden; properly, the age of man, lifetime, humanity; AS. wer a… …

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  • 44Spanish Empire — For the use of the imperial title in medieval Spain, see Imperator totius Hispaniae. Spanish Empire …

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  • 45Reginald Fitz Jocelin — Infobox Archbishop of Canterbury Full name = Reginald fitz Jocelin birth name = consecrated = never consecrated began = never consecrated term end = 26 December 1191 predecessor =* Baldwin of Exeter successor =* Hubert Walter * *n.b. Reginald was …

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  • 46Gurmat — (gur mat, mat, Sanskrit mati, i.e. counsel or tenets of the Guru, more specifically the religious principles laid down by the Guru) is a term which may in its essential sense be taken to be synonymous with Sikhism itself. It literally means to… …

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  • 47Surma D'Bait Mar Shimun — Lady Surma D Bait Mar Shimun was the sister of the Catholics Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East and leader of the Assyrians, Mar Shimun XXI Benyamin who was assassinated by the Kurdish rebel Simko and succeeded by his younger brother,… …

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  • 48St. Dunstan —     St. Dunstan     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Dunstan     Archbishop and confessor, and one of the greatest saints of the Anglo Saxon Church; b. near Glastonbury on the estate of his father, Heorstan, a West Saxon noble. His mother,… …

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  • 49Henry VIII of England — Henry VIII redirects here. For other uses, see Henry VIII (disambiguation). Henry VIII …

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  • 50Myron Charles Taylor — Myron C. Taylor Portrait of Myron C. Taylor painted by Frank O. Salisbury, which hung in the foyer of Myron Taylor Hall beside a portrait of Taylor s wife. (date unknown) Born Myron Charles Taylor January 18, 1874( …

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  • 51Greek Church — • Details the history and various divisions of the church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Greek Church     Greek Church     † …

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  • 52Islam in Somalia — Nearly all Somalis are Sunni Muslims. Practicing Islam reinforces distinctions that further set Somalis apart from their immediate African neighbors, many of whom are either Christians (particularly the Amhara and others of Ethiopia) or adherents …

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  • 53Council of Nablus — Coat of arms of the kingdom of Jerusalem. The Council of Nablus was a council of ecclesiastic and secular lords in the crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem, held on January 16, 1120. It established the first written laws for the kingdom. Contents …

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  • 54Political thought and legacy of Khomeini — The Political thought and legacy of Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Ruhollah Mustafavi Khomeini refers to the impact of the religious and political ideas of that leader of the Iranian Revolution, one of the major revolutions of the 20th century. Under his …

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  • 55Jacques-Benigne Bossuet —     Jacques Benigne Bossuet     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Jacques Benigne Bossuet     A celebrated French bishop and pulpit orator, born at Dijon, 27 September, 1627, died at Paris, 12 April, 1704. For more than a century his ancestors, both… …

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  • 56EXILARCH — (Aram. רֵישׁ גָּלוּתָא, resh galuta), lay head of the Jewish community in Babylon. (See Chart: Exilarchs of Parthian and Sasanid Periods and Chart: Babylonian Exilarchs.) Until the Arab Conquest The government of Babylonian Jewry for the first 12 …

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  • 57world — n. 1. Universe, cosmos, creation, nature. 2. Earth, globe, terraqueous globe or ball. 3. Planet, heavenly body. 4. Life, things, human affairs, secular affairs, affairs of life, social life, ways of men, course of things, stream of time. 5.… …

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  • 58Dunstan — For other uses, see Dunstan (disambiguation). Dunstan Archbishop of Canterbury Province Canterbury Diocese …

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  • 59Thurstan — Infobox Archbishop of York name = Thurstan birth name = Thurstan consecration = 16 August 1114 began=unknown term end = 21 January 1140 resigned predecessor = Thomas II successor = Waltheof birth date = circa 1070 birthplace = Normandy death date …

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  • 60Gwynedd (fictional) — The fictional Kingdom of Gwynedd is the primary setting of the Deryni series of historical fantasy novels by Katherine Kurtz.GeographyGwynedd is located near the center of the area known as the Eleven Kingdoms. It is bordered to the north by the… …

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