The Oxford dictionary of Byzantium, Volumes 1 by Alexander P. Kazhdan

By Alexander P. Kazhdan

The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium is a three-volume, accomplished dictionary of Byzantine civilization. the 1st source of its type within the box, it beneficial properties over 5,000 entries written by means of a world workforce of eminent Byzantinists masking all points of existence within the Byzantine global. in accordance with Alexander Kazhdan, editor-in-chief of the Dictionary: "Entries on patriarchy and emperors will coexist with entries on surgical procedure and musical tools. An access at the cultivation of grain won't simply be attached to entries on agriculture and its economics yet on nutrition, the baking of bread, and the position of bread during this altering society."
significant entries deal with such themes as agriculture, paintings, literature, and politics, whereas shorter entries learn issues that relate to Byzantium similar to the historical past of Kiev and personalities of historic and biblical historical past. each one article is through a bibliography, and various maps, tables, architectural designs, and genealogies strengthen and make clear the text.
the hot Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium often is the typical study software and reference paintings for Byzantinists from graduate scholars to complex students, and a vital source for school and college libraries. it's going to even be a useful advisor for classicists, Western medievalists, Islamicists, Slavicists, artwork historians, spiritual historians, and students of archaeology.

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No, they are both as whole as a fish. SPEED. Why then, how stands the matter with them? LAUNCE. Marry, thus: when it stands well with him, it stands well with her. SPEED. What an ass art thou! I understand thee not. LAUNCE. What a block art thou that thou canst not! My staff understands me. Korean alehouse: 비어홀, 맥주홀. block: 막다, 봉쇄하다, 덩어리, 받침, 모탕, 불록-방해하다, 한 장씩 떼어 쓰게 된 것, 한 구획, 블록, 블록 하다, 막는 것. broken: 파산한, 길든, 부서진, 서투른, 울퉁불퉁한, 끊어진, 깨진, 단속적인, 낙담한, 지리멸렬의, 짓밟힌. fairly: 공정히, 꽤, 아주, 명료하게, 완전히, 상당히, 정말로, 요정같이, 어지간히, 뚜렷이, 그런대로.

Remembrance: 기념, 기억, 회상, 추억, 기념품, 기억력, 전갈, 기억의 범위, William Shakespeare 33 My father stays my coming; answer not; The tide is now: nay, not thy tide of tears: That tide will stay me longer than I should. Julia, farewell! ] What, gone without a word? ] PANTHINO. Sir Proteus, you are stay'd for. PROTEUS. Go; I come, I come. Alas! this parting strikes poor lovers dumb. ] SCENE III. THE SAME. ] LAUNCE. Nay, 'twill be this hour ere I have done weeping; all the kind of the Launces have this very fault.

Pray heav'n he prove so when you come to him. JULIA. Now, as thou lov'st me, do him not that wrong To bear a hard opinion of his truth; Only deserve my love by loving him. And presently go with me to my chamber, Korean deceitful: 거짓의, 기만적인, 속이는, 사기의. deserve: 값어치가 있다, 받을 만하다, 할 만하다. fraud: 사기, 사기꾼, 협잡, 가짜, 부정 수단, 기만, 사기 행위. govern: 제어하다, 관리하다, 통치하다, 다스리다, 억제하다, 통치다, 에 적용되다, 좌우하다, 지배하다. heart: 심장, 가슴, 애정, 중심, 용기, 본심, 마음속, 마음, 원기, 핵심, 중앙. infamy: 불명예, 오명, 악평, 파렴치한 행위, 추행, 비행, 파렴치죄에 의한 공민권상실. journey: 여행하다, 여정, 여행, 보통 육로의 여행.

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