(Dimitrios Archontonis) born 1940, Archbishop of Constantinople and Ecumenical Patriarch of the Eastern Orthodox Church since 1991.
- Bartholomew’s rule of fourths
bartholomew’s rule of fourths Bartholomew’s rule of fourths Bar·thol·o·mew’s rule of fourths (bär-thŏl’ə-myōōz’) n. A rule for determining the duration of pregnancy by measuring the height of the fundus of the uterus above the pubic symphysis.
(Jean) Louis [zhahn lwee] /ʒɑ̃ lwi/ (Show IPA), 1862–1934, French statesman and author. Historical Examples The Barthou Cabinet had been overthrown early in December, 1913, after a vote on a government loan. A History of the Third French Republic C. H. C. Wright First the Barthou Cabinet fell as a result of financial legislation and […]
a town in N Guyana, on the Essequibo River: river transportation center. Historical Examples Museum from Bartica, which I reported as E. piliventris, belongs here. Bees from British Guiana T. D. A. Cockerell They were paddling slowly, weary and tired after a long day of portaging, passing with the tide down to Bartica. Jungle Peace […]
bartimaeus son of Timaeus, one of the two blind beggars of Jericho (Mark 10:46; Matt. 20:30). His blindness was miraculously cured on the ground of his faith. Historical Examples They were in a hansom cab driving across London in the direction of bartimaeus’s Hospital. The Christian Hall Caine