Claudio [klaw-dee-oh;; Italian klou-dyaw] /ˈklɔ di oʊ;; Italian ˈklaʊ dyɔ/ (Show IPA), born 1933, Italian orchestral conductor and musical director.
Claudio. born 1933, Italian conductor; principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra (1979–88); director of the Vienna State Opera (1986–91), and the Berlin Philharmonic (1989–2001)
the part of the Blue Nile above Lake Tana.
. a title of reverence for bishops and patriarchs in the Coptic, Ethiopian Christian, and Syriac churches. New Testament. an Aramaic word for father, used by Jesus and Paul to address God in a relation of personal intimacy. a female day name for Thursday. See under . a coarse, felted fabric woven of camel’s or […]
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noun called the Great. 1557–1628, shah of Persia. He greatly extended Persian territory by defeating the Uzbeks and the Ottomans
a member of a dynasty of caliphs ruling at Baghdad, a.d. 750–1258, governing most of the Islamic world and claiming descent from Abbas, uncle of Muhammad. Historical Examples From that time forward the Abbasid caliphs became the maintainers of orthodox Islam, just as the Omayyads had been. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1 […]