Some articles on western, order, western order:
... His rule was diffused rapidly from the parent foundation on Monte Cassino through the whole of western Europe, and every country witnessed the erection of ... fewer than 15,070 abbeys had been established of this order alone ... of the earlier monasteries of the Benedictine order ...
... Also in Western countries, the Eastern order with family name first is generally used first in lists and catalogues, with the family and given names separated with a comma (e.g ... For example, most Western libraries use this order, and if one fills a form sheet, family name is usually asked first ... the Latin alphabet, some prefer to convert them to the Western order at the same time, while others leave them in the Eastern order but write the family name in capital ...
... publications the naming order of modern day Japanese people is reversed from the traditional Japanese naming order, with the family name after the given name, instead of the ... Japanese people adopted using western naming order in European languages as a part of the Meiji era adoption of aspects of western culture, as part of proving to the wider world that Japan was ... attended events for the international community, such as balls, Japanese people used the western naming order ...
Famous quotes containing the words order and/or western:
“Where did we ever get the crazy idea that in order to make children do better, first we have to make them feel worse? Think of the last time you felt humiliated or treated unfairly. Did you feel like cooperating or doing better?”
—Jane Nelson (20th century)
“So motionless, she seemed stone deadjust seemed:
She was too old for death, too old for life,
For as if jealous of all living forms
She had lain there before bivalves began
To catacomb their shells on western mountains.”
—Edwin John Pratt (18821964)