Sir Lawrence Alma-, Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence.
noun 1. Biblical name of Palmyra. noun 1. the biblical name for Palmyra palm, a city built by Solomon “in the wilderness” (2 Chr. 8:4). In 1 Kings 9:18, where the word occurs in the Authorized Version, the Hebrew text and the Revised Version read “Tamar,” which is properly a city on the southern border […]
noun 1. the aquatic larva or immature form of frogs and toads, especially after the development of the internal gills and before the appearance of the forelimbs and the resorption of the tail. noun 1. the aquatic larva of frogs, toads, etc, which develops from a limbless tailed form with external gills into a form […]
noun 1. Tajik. noun, plural Tajiks (especially collectively) Tajik for 1. 1. a member of a people living mainly in Tadzhikistan, as well as parts of Afghanistan and China. 2. Also, Tajiki [tah-ji-kee, tah-jee-] /ˈtɑ dʒɪ ki, tɑˈdʒi-/ (Show IPA). the Iranian language spoken by the Tajiks, closely related to Persian but in Tadzhikistan written […]
[tuh-jik-uh-stan, -stahn, -jee-kuh-, tah-; Russian tuh-ji-kyi-stahn] /təˈdʒɪk əˌstæn, -ˌstɑn, -ˈdʒi kə-, tɑ-; Russian tə dʒɪ kyɪˈstɑn/ noun 1. a republic in central Asia, N of Afghanistan. 55,240 sq. mi. (143,600 sq. km). Capital: Dushanbe. Tadzhikistan /tɑːˌdʒɪkɪˈstɑːn; -stæn/ noun 1. variant spellings of Tajikistan