Islam. the eleventh month of the Muslim calendar.
Zubin [zoo-bin] /ˈzu bɪn/ (Show IPA), born 1936, Indian orchestra conductor, in the U.S. since 1961. Contemporary Examples As the editor of a Bombay magazine during the Emergency, Mehta was a target of the censor. Hold Onto Your Penis David Frum, Justin Green November 28, 2012 The first few years in New York were turbulent, […]
Federico [fe-de-ree-kaw] /ˌfɛ dɛˈri kɔ/ (Show IPA), 1543?–1609, and his brother Taddeo [tahd-de-aw] /tɑdˈdɛ ɔ/ (Show IPA) 1529–66, Italian painters. Historical Examples It seemed that the banker Zuccari frequently visited that hotel, and on every occasion the man Hauser came to Zurich to see him. The Golden Face William Le Queux Frescoes of the school […]
a small, round skullcap worn by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics, a priest’s being black, a bishop’s violet, a cardinal’s red, and the pope’s white; calotte. Historical Examples Some one asked whether it was lawful for any one, not a bishop, to wear a zucchetto during the celebration of Mass. My New Curate P.A. Sheehan The zucchetto, […]
a variety of summer squash that is shaped like a cucumber and that has a smooth, dark-green skin. the plant bearing this fruit. Contemporary Examples Garnish each bowl with the beef, shiitakes, zucchini, egg, and some crumbled Kim. A Korean New Year’s Day Menu Kelly Choi February 9, 2011 Some people also get fancy with […]