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n. Mythology
The Germanic god of war and the sky.

[Old English Tīw; see dyeu- in Indo-European roots.]
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(European Myth & Legend) (in Anglo-Saxon mythology) the god of war and the sky. Norse counterpart: Tyr
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Noun1.Tiu - god of war and sky; counterpart of Norse Tyr
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In religion they had reached a moderately advanced state of heathenism, worshipping especially, it seems, Woden, a 'furious' god as well as a wise and crafty one; the warrior Tiu; and the strong-armed Thunor
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But Tiu managed to rise above the adversity and is now on his way up.
But despite zero state subsidy, Tiu assured the ticket cost to use the 10-kilometer railway system is at an acceptable rate to the masses.
Tiu, 33, became a household name when he played for Ateneo de Manila University in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines.
TIU said the acquisition further develops its renewable energy business and confirms the company's commitment in the Ukraine.
This is the third acquisition in Ukraine made by TIU Canada since they began operations in 2017.
Valentyna Beliakova, country director of TIU Canada in Ukraine said, 'We have carefully selected the new site for this station, technically and logistically it is one of the best locations that is available to us.'
Kwan Tiu was reassigned as regional director of the BFP in Eastern Visayas (Region 8).
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The 25-year-old also failed to report a corrupt approach and refused to cooperate with a TIU investigation, according to a ruling by independent anti-corruption hearing officer Jane Mulcahy.
Alexandros Jakupovic: The Greek player was banned for life in December 2015 for five breaches of the TIU's anti-corruption programme.