Sylvanus


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Syl·va·nus

 (sĭl-vā′nəs)
n. Roman Mythology
Variant of Silvanus.

Sylvanus

(sɪlˈveɪnəs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) a variant spelling of Silvanus
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sylvanus - (Roman mythology) god of woods and fields and flocksSylvanus - (Roman mythology) god of woods and fields and flocks; Pan is the Greek counterpart
Roman mythology - the mythology of the ancient Romans
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Rejoicing, singing songs, honoring her as their Queen, waving branches, scattering flowers beneath her feet, they lead her to their chief Sylvanus.
Amuwo-Odofin in Lagos, he was armed with an Ak47 gun and he kidnapped Mr Sylvanus Ahamonu, and took him to their hideout in a danfo bus.
MPs William Kamoti of Rabai, Sylvanus Osoro of South Mugirango, Emmanuel Wangwe of Navakholo, Jessica Mbalu of Kibwezi East, Julius Mawathe of Embakasi South, Ahmed Bashane Gaal of Tarbaj, Enock Kibunguchy of Likuyani and Mohamed Dahir Duale of Daadab got a reprieve after the High Court upheld their electoral victories in last year's General Election.
NASA MPs Patrick Makau (Mavoko), Caleb Amisi (Saboti), Elijah Memusi (Kajiado Central), Paul Abuor (Rongo) and Sylvanus Osoro (South Mugirango) participated in the Defence and Foreign Relations committee vetting.
1963 - West African Republic of Togo's President Sylvanus Olympio is murdered.
The book begins with an interesting account of the rise of Sylvanus Thayer and his vision for refashioning West Point into the first institution of higher education in the United States dedicated to teaching the principles of engineering.
The three males, 19-year-old Sylvanus Lanier, and two 17-year-olds Marco Garcia and Elijah Willis, have been accused of raping a mentally challenged classmate.
Sylvanus Benedict was arrested twice in 48 hours and was de emed to be too risky to be moved from his cell for a court appearance.
says he learned of Sherwood's work from a number of directors, including Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, who brought Sherwood to Kahn's company to design The Taming of the Shrew in 2016.
It is due to be completed before July 19, 2018, says UDSM project liaison officer Sylvanus Joseph.
Some choices beg questioning: Jennifer Bowering Delisle's " 'The rock beneath his feet': Nostalgia as Protest in Donna Morrisey's Sylvanus Now" is a solid essay and certainly worthy of publication, but its inclusion in this collection is problematic.
When Robert Barclay, Sylvanus Bevan and John Perkins bought Henry Thrale's brewery in 1781 for PS135,000, for example, they raised the funds from fellow Quakers.