Georges (Joseph Christian) [zhawrzh zhoh-zef krees-tyan] /ʒɔrʒ ʒoʊˈzɛf krisˈtyɛ̃/ (Show IPA), 1903–1989, French writer of detective novels, born in Belgium.
Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1903–89, Belgian novelist. He wrote over two hundred novels, including the detective series featuring Maigret
noun 1. a son of Jacob and Leah. Gen. 29:33. 2. one of the 12 tribes of Israel traditionally descended from him. 3. a devout man of Jerusalem who praised God for letting him see the infant Jesus. Luke 2:25–35. Compare Nunc Dimittis (def 1). 4. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning […]
- Simeon ben Yohai
[sim-ee-uh n ben yoh-khahy] /ˈsɪm i ən bɛn ˈyoʊ xaɪ/ noun 1. flourished 2nd century a.d, Palestinian rabbi.
noun 1. a member of the Israelite tribe of Simeon.
- Simeon Stylites
[stahy-lahy-teez] /staɪˈlaɪ tiz/ noun 1. Saint, a.d. 390?–459, Syrian monk and stylite. Simeon Stylites /staɪˈlaɪtiːz/ noun 1. Saint. ?390–459 ad, Syrian monk, first of the ascetics who lived on pillars. Feast day: Jan 5 or Sept 1