Mendes


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Men·de

 (mĕn′dē, -dā)
n. pl. Mende or Men·des
1. A Mande language spoken in southern Sierra Leone and eastern Liberia.
2. A member of a Mende-speaking people.

[Mende mεnde, ethnic self-designation.]

Mendes

(ˈmɛndɛz)
n
(Biography) Sam(uel) (Alexander). born 1965, British theatre and film director, who made his name as artistic director of the Donmar Warehouse, London (1992–2002) before directing the films American Beauty (1999), The Road to Perdition (2002), Revolutionary Road (2008), and Skyfall (2012)
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We were told at this place that Alfonso Mendes, patriarch of Aethiopia, was arrived at Goa from Lisbon.
And, although he included songs like "So Eu," a melodic beauty by the late maestro Moacir Santos, his theory teacher in Rio 50 years ago, Mendes also contributed more original works than on any previous album.
London, May 30 ( ANI ): Sam Mendes has resumed talks with the producers of the James Bond films about the possibility of directing the next movie in the series.
A lifeless Jose Mendes was discovered by Milford police in the kitchen of his small first-floor flat at 322 Main St.
In similar style to his sensational strike for the first team at Luton last season, however, Mendes - who will be 29 a week tomorrow - cut inside and unleashed an unstoppable right-foot drive.
I am amazed at the temerity of Philip Mendes in trying to lay down to Arena Magazine what is allowable comment for discussion.
Address this point: Brazilian Candido Mendes says Latin Americans are concerned that in the name of defending its security, the U.
The 1988 murder of Francisco Alves Mendes Filho, better known as Chico Mendes, in Brazil's Amazon River basin was a major international story.
Actress Kate Winslet and her husband, director Sam Mendes, are the parents of a baby boy, their publicist said last night.
Sader HS, Gales AC, Pfaller MA, Mendes RE, Zoccoli C, Barth A, et al.
These state-of-the-art communication tools add a host of enhancements to the traditional cellular phone," says Hilton Mendes, product director, Motorola Brazil.
As Joao Mendes Ribeiro says, 'the architecture holds a world within itself: a street where things happen, a wall that confines escape, an inhabited wall which sometimes becomes wide open and lets the bodies circulate, an oppressive house'.