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(kɔrˈnil yə)

fl. 2nd century B.C., Roman matron: mother of Gaius and Tiberius Gracchus.
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He had undergone some strange experiences in his absence; he had seen the virtual Faustina in the literal Cornelia, a spiritual Lucretia in a corporeal Phryne; he had thought of the woman taken and set in the midst as one deserving to be stoned, and of the wife of Uriah being made a queen; and he had asked himself why he had not judged Tess constructively rather than biographically, by the will rather than by the deed?
There are about thirty cases on record, of which the most famous, that of the Countess Cornelia de Baudi Cesenate, was minutely investigated and described by Giuseppe Bianchini, a prebendary of Verona, otherwise distinguished in letters, who published an account of it at Verona in 1731, which he afterwards republished at Rome.
It followed them when they moved from Cornelia Road to Tulse Hill.
The House of Britannia-owned Cornelia James, the luxury glovemaker to the Royal Family and celebrities worldwide has linked up with department store House of Fraser to launch new female accessories as part of its expansion strategy.
He's married to Cornelia (Naomi Watts, doing some of her best work in years), who also works on documentaries, assisting her father, a legendary documentarian played by the wonderful Charles Grodin.
Documentary filmmaker Josh (an excellent Stiller) and his wife Cornelia (Watts, great as always) are drawn to the energy and passion of a young couple played by Adam Driver and Amanda Seyfried.
I took out two ears of corn from the shoulder bag, and Cornelia handed me a penknife: "You might want to shave off some of the corn," she said, "We'll have to be frugal.
Two development sites at 406 Cornelia Street and 1536 Putnam Avenue in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn sold for $3.
com)-- Author/Producer Cornelia Gail, also organizes philanthropists efforts such as Christmas giveaways, back to school giveaways, prom makeovers, sponsored trips and vacations for the youth, amongst other events to support the local communities she once was apart of, a struggle she knows all to well.
The 60-something Cornelia is plucked from the audience and informed that her son Barbu is in police custody, having killed a 14-year-old boy in a car accident.
CORNELIA PARKER provides a catalog of the artistic and poetic works of British artist Parker, who works primarily in sculpture and installation.
Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Saeedi, Minister of Health received at his Office the Cornelia Pruefer-Storcks, Senator of Health and Consumer Protection in the State of Hamburg, Germany.