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Noun1.Usbek - a member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas
Turki - any member of the peoples speaking a Turkic language
2.Usbek - the Turkic language spoken by the Uzbek
Turkic, Turkic language, Turko-Tatar, Turki - a subfamily of Altaic languages
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UAE's Al Ain will make it if they can win their contest against Bahrain's Malkiya on Tuesday, while Qatar's Al Gharafa will make through if they can get the better of Usbek Club Pakhtakor Tashkent.
A este topico de la belleza de las circasianas se pliega Montesquieu en las Cartas persas (LXXIX, 251-2) cuando el Gran eunuco informa a Usbek que ha comprado una joven esclava de esa region que alegrara su regreso de Francia.
Also from the RCM, Usbek Tamila Salimdjanova displayed a somewhat studied platform-manner.
2) What Usbek fears is not infidelity per se but rather public
Cartas Persas, de 1721, e um compilado de textos literarios escritos em forma de Cartas, correspondencias trocadas entre dois personagens principais, Usbek e Rica, persas, e suas esposas, escravos, amigos, conselheiros.
Pero ademas, a diferencia de Usbek y Rica, protagonistas de la novela de Montesquieu, es un personaje que evoluciona en el sentido de una adaptacion e integracion gradual en una cultura extrana: de ese modo, el relato acaba reconciliando, de forma idealizada, dos culturas en su heroina, investida a estas alturas del relato con una doble identidad francoperuana.
The Usbek tycoon, who moved to the top of the 2013 Sunday Times Rich List with an estimated fortune of PS13.
Bellini and Ricciotti's avowed inspiration was Montesquieu's 1721 Lettres persanes--a proto-novel comprising letters written by the fictional Persians Usbek and Rica about their visit to Paris--but these days they prefer to liken their screen to a "dragonfly wing," though the resemblance is, at least to my eyes, remote.
Red & White Securities Limited, fronted by Usbek oil magnate Alisher Usmanov and Farhad Moshiri, hold around 30% of shares in the Gunners' parent company, which was the subject of a takeover in 2011 by American tycoon Stan Kroenke.
There are currently 18 surviving expeditions; (9) since Gigli signed them with the name of a respected Jesuit missionary, (10) these outlandish events fast became commonly regarded as true accounts, deceiving the very institutions they targeted and furthering Gigli's agenda: exposing the affectations and hypocrisy of the Accademia della Crusca and the religious bigotry of the Medicean court, (11) Montesquieu would later accomplish a similar effect by using Usbek, a foreign (and therefore naive) observer of Parisian society, and Swift would use Gulliver as a familiar traveler in an exotic land.
Usbek continue en critiquant les rites et les ceremonies souvent lies a la religion: "Par la, on est bien plus sur de plaire a Dieu qu'en observant telle ou telle ceremonie: car les ceremonies n'ont point un degre de bonte par elles-memes; elles ne sont bonnes qu'avec egards et dans la supposition que Dieu les a commandees" (Montesquieu, Lettres 83).
However, that process is by no means yet guaranteed, with Red & White Holdings - backed by Usbek oligarch Alisher Usmanov - stating they have no intention of selling a 27% stake, while the Arsenal Supporters Trust have stressed all of their minority shareholders will not sell.