Chian


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Chian

(ˈkaɪən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Chios
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Chios
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Adj.1.Chian - of or relating to Chios
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We may at least be sure that the first part is a Chian work, and that the second was composed by a continental poet familiar with Delphi.
``My gold collar,'' answered the Prior, ``against ten buts of Chian wine; they are mine as securely as if they were already in the convent vaults, under the key of old Dennis the cellarer.''
Nor is this serviceable to tyrants only; nor is it tyrants only who do it; for the same thing is practised both in oligarchies and democracies: for the ostracism has in a manner nearly the same power, by restraining and banishing those who are too great; and what is done in one city is done also by those who have the supreme power in separate states; as the Athenians with respect to the Samians, the Chians, and the Lesbians; for when they suddenly acquired the superiority over all Greece, they brought the other states into subjection, contrary to the treaties which subsisted between them.
The young boy, a resident of Fushan Village in Wulai District, was accompanying his father, surnamed Chian, to go fishing on Aug.
SINGAPORE, May 31, 2019 - (Media OutReach) - The SMU Visionary Series, presented by the Lee Kong Chian School of Business at Singapore Management University (SMU), is an opportunity to hear from eminent leaders who have demonstrated the power of ideas to change attitudes, societies and the world as we know it.
The partnership will see SMU Lee Kong Chian School of Business offering a major in sustainability in the 2019 academic year.
One Belt One Road Initiative had already laid the foundation for it and CPEC (Chian Pakistan Economic Corridor) was all set to transform this dream into reality.
'Saudi Arabia, Iran and Chian are Pakistan's time-tested friends,' Shehbaz said in an emotional speech.
The alleged offence occurred at O'Chenh Chian village, Anlong Veng commune, Anlong Veng district, in Oddar Meanchey province in June.
According to a statement from the presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady, after visiting Manama, Al-Sisi will head to Chian to take part in the China-Africa forum which will be held in Beijing in order to boost African-Chinese relationships.
Lim sued Teng, Star Media Group along with journalists David Tan and Crystal Chian Shiying in April 2017.