Mathias


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Noun1.Mathias - United States athlete who won Olympic gold medals in the decathlon (born in 1930)
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Among other things they told him that this regulation had been carried out to its full extent in the case of a prisoner named Mathias, who in 1668, that is to say, five years before, had committed a much less violent act of rebellion than that of which Cornelius was guilty.
Mathias was taken within twelve hours from his cell, then led to the jailer's lodge, where he was registered as leaving Loewestein, then taken to the Esplanade, from which there is a very fine prospect over a wide expanse of country.
In consequence of this proceeding, Mathias incontinently did then and there die.
they did not grant such an honour to poor Mathias."
"Come, I'll show to these people that an honest burgher, godson of Cornelius de Witt, can without flinching receive as many musket-balls as that Mathias."
You are in the presence of three powerful sovereigns: myself, Clopin Trouillefou, King of Thunes, successor to the Grand Coësre, supreme suzerain of the Realm of Argot; Mathias Hunyadi Spicali, Duke of Egypt and of Bohemia, the old yellow fellow whom you see yonder, with a dish clout round his head; Guillaume Rousseau, Emperor of Galilee, that fat fellow who is not listening to us but caressing a wench.
EW players have had the same impact at Tranmere Rovers as Ray Mathias.
Early voting and vote by mail totals counted late Tuesday helped carry Democrat Adam Didech to a narrow victory over incumbent Sidney Mathias in the race for the Lake County Board District 20 seat.
Jim Mathias, D-Eastern Shore, stopped short of an endorsement of Hogan but made it clear he is not supporting his party's standard bearer.
Mathias Shopping Centers Inc., led by Sam Mathias of Springdale, has filed a second suit in Washington County Circuit Court against Neon Restaurants LLC of Fort Smith.
Detectives Tom Mathias (Richard Harrington) and Mared Rhys (Mali Harries) work the beat, investigating the twisted murders that befall the seaside town of Aberystwyth, a fractured community steeped in folklore.