Sylvia


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sylvia

(ˈsɪlvɪə)
n
(Animals) any of the songbirds belonging to the genus Sylvia
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Sylvia

[ˈsɪlvɪə] NSilvia
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So festina lente, my destined Sylvia, festina lente!
It was given me by Sylvia Ward, whose portrait hangs yonder; and I meant to wear it in my bosom at our wedding.
The crushed and dried petals stirred, and assumed a deepening tinge of crimson, as if the flower were reviving from a deathlike slumber; the slender stalk and twigs of foliage became green; and there was the rose of half a century, looking as fresh as when Sylvia Ward had first given it to her lover.
To this day I do not know whether in any given instance it was the champion of Chloe or of Sylvia that carried off the prize for his fair, but I dare say it does not much matter.
Gounod had conducted the Funeral March of a Marionnette; Reyer, his beautiful overture to Siguar; Saint Saens, the Danse Macabre and a Reverie Orientale; Massenet, an unpublished Hungarian march; Guiraud, his Carnaval; Delibes, the Valse Lente from Sylvia and the Pizzicati from Coppelia.
George, 81, and Sylvia Brewster, 78, of Marple, first met shortly after he joined the Royal Navy in 1954.
Sylvia and Graham Williams, from Llanedeyrn, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary yesterday, and were due to mark the occasion with a family meal.
and Sylvia Ravetch, lived unhappily together in an apartment on Ogden Drive in West Hollywood, California, an arrangement I took to be perfectly normal until I grew older and realized that not everyone else's grandmothers were roommates.
Drawing from years of study and training in their respective fields of art, design, and business management, the Popes use their acquired skills to manage the Gregory Sylvia brand.
AS one of the 1,000 or so who have every good reason to thank Sylvia and Graham Rutherford for their devotion to Scouting, especially in North Ormesby, may I offer my own very special appreciation as Sylvia marks her amazing 60 years' service as Akela (Gazette, 02.
Heartfelt thanks in search for dog Sylvia WE'D like to offer our heartfelt thanks to everyone who helped and supported us in the search for Sylvia.