from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to Thebes.
- n. A native or inhabitant of Thebes; also, a wise man.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Relating to Thebes, an ancient city of Upper Egypt, on the Nile, and a center of Egyptian civilization.
- Relating to Thebes, in antiquity the chief city of Bœotia in Greece.
- n. An inhabitant of Thebes in Egypt.
- n. An inhabitant of Thebes in Greece.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to the Egyptian city of Thebes or its people or culture
- n. a Greek inhabitant of ancient Thebes
- n. an Egyptian inhabitant of ancient Thebes
- adj. of or relating to the Greek city of Thebes or its people or culture
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ShelbyC: On a serious note, I wonder how folks who were victimized as children feel about theban.
Clinton then mandated the DADT directive as the administrative mechanism for implementing theban.
The California Supreme Court today upheld a voter-approved ban -- the recent so-called Prop 8 -- on same-sex marriage, butin the same rulingdecided that the estimated 18,000 gay couples who got married before theban took effect last November will continue as legally married couples.
I know in Boston many bars were smoke free before theban.
Therefore, it is within the property rights of the organization to enforce theban.
One, Dr Imran Yousaf, who challenged the legality of theban with the British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, committedsuicide shortly before this month's ruling.
But I tend to doubt the Court would simply remand on all parts of theban.
IOC began the practice of posting list of illegal drugs that are totally banned for use by Olympic athletes, and using drug tests to enforce theban.
chris: Seems like there may be an element of equivocation in the government putting on its property-owner hat to bar guns from its property, but then reverting to its sovereign hat to criminally punish people who violate theban.
Okay, I was willing to give you the benefit of the doubt, but when you say this, it makes it much more difficult to believe that it isn’t personal animus against gays that motivates your opposition to lifting theban.