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Thorsberg Chape
... "famous, renowned" or "not of ill fame, not dishonored." Similar double negatives are found on other runic inscriptions ... can thus be either "Wolthuthewaz is well-renowned," or "the servant of Ullr, the renowned." If the first part refers to the god Ullr, it is the only reference to that god from south of Denmark, and also, if a ... Odal," resulting in o wlþuþewaz / niwajmariz "inherited property of Wulthuthewaz, the renowned." However, the owner's name is not in the possessive case as would be expected with ...
Edo State House Of Assembly - Notable People
... Festus Iyayi, novelist and first African to win the Commonwealth Writers Prize Odia Ofeimun, renowned poet and former president of the Association of Nigerian Authors Tiamiyu Bello-Osagie, distinguished medical ...
Denbigh High School (Newport News, Virginia) - Notable Alumni
... NFL and NFL Europa running back Joe Wooten, renowned keyboardist Victor Wooten, renowned bass guitarist Robert Cray, renowned blues guitarist James Brown, ESPN ...
List Of Royal College Colombo Alumni - Artists
... Dushyanth Weeraman - Musician and dancer Udayakantha Warnasuriya - Film director Lucky Senanayake - Renowned painter Senaka Senanayake- Renowned painter Mohamed Adamally ...
Small Business Opportunity Center - Faculty
... Koppelman, noted legal scholar on same-sex marriage Leon Green, former dean renowned for pioneering work in the law of torts, especially causation and injuries to relations ... McGinnis, renowned expert on trade law and one of nation's leading scholars in the field of Constitutional Law ... legal history and jurisprudence Martin Redish, nationally renowned authority on the subjects of federal jurisdiction, civil procedure, and the First Amendment David S ...

Famous quotes containing the word renowned:

    No exorciser harm thee.
    Nor no witchcraft charm thee.
    Ghost unlaid forbear thee.
    Nothing ill come near thee.
    Quiet consummation have,
    And renowned be thy grave.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    To arrive at a just estimate of a renowned man’s character one must judge it by the standards of his time, not ours.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    You sir, will bring down that renowned chair in which you sit into infamy if your seal is set to this instrument of perfidy; and the name of this nation, hitherto the sweet omen of religion and liberty, will stink to the world.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)