charles jones, 1866–1918, chinese merchant (father of ai-ling, ch’ing-ling, mei-ling, and tse-ven soong).
[ahy-ling] /ˈaɪˈlɪŋ/ (show ipa), 1888–1973, wife of h. h. kung.
ching-ling or ch’ing-ling
[ching-ling] /ˈtʃɪŋˈlɪŋ/ (show ipa), 1892–1981, widow of sun yat-sen.
mei-ling or mayling [mey-ling] /ˈmeɪˈlɪŋ/ (show ipa), (madame chiang kai-shek) 1897–2003, wife of chiang kai-shek.
tse-ven or tzu-wen
[tsoo -wuhn] /ˈtsʊˈwʌn/ (show ipa), (t.v) 1894–1971, chinese financier.
she ventured, in a right melancholy way, to suggest a hope, that it was not his purpose immediately to leave the valley of soong.
dealings with the dead a s-xton of the old school
yet these members of the “soong dynasty” did not shape the course of nanking policies as a closed concern.
government in republican china paul myron anthony linebarger
an influential chinese family, notably soong ch’ing-ling (1890–1981), who married sun yat-sen and became a vice-chairman of the people’s republic of china (1959); and soong mei-ling (1898-2003), who married chiang kai-shek
- Albert speer
albert [al-bert;; german ahl-bert] /ˈæl bərt;; german ˈɑl bɛrt/ (show ipa), 1905–81, german n-z- leader: appointed by hitler as official n-z- architect.
alfred, 1817–75, english painter and sculptor. george (cooper) 1905–75, u.s. film director. john c-x [koks] /kɒks/ (show ipa), 1749–1838, and his son robert livingston, 1787–1856, u.s. engineers and inventors. john paul, born 1920, u.s. jurist: -ssociate justice of the u.s. supreme court 1975–2010. nettie marie [net-ee] /ˈnɛt i/ (show ipa), 1861–1912, u.s. cytogeneticist. thaddeus, 1792–1868, […]
- Andrew still
andrew taylor, 1828–1917, u.s. founder of osteopathy. william grant, 1895–1978, u.s. composer. adjective (usually predicative) motionless; stationary undisturbed or tranquil; silent and calm not sparkling or effervescent: a still wine gentle or quiet; subdued (obsolete) (of a child) dead at birth adverb continuing now or in the future as in the past: do you still […]
antonio [an-toh-nee-oh;; italian ahn-taw-nyaw] /ænˈtoʊ ni oʊ;; italian ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/ (show ipa), 1644?–1737, italian violinmaker of cremona (pupil of nicolò amati). historical examples there are three essential points of difference between guarneri and stradivari. the violin george hart the form partakes of that of stradivari; wood usually of excellent quality. the violin george hart too […]
alessandro [ah-les-sahn-draw] /ˌɑ lɛsˈsɑn drɔ/ (show ipa), 1645?–82? italian composer. historical examples instead of obeying this order he kept his division lingering about stradella. history of modern europe 1972-1878 c. a. fyffe the senator was surprised and delighted, and stradella softly clapped his hands. stradella f(rancis) marion crawford stradella sprang forward with outstretched hands, forgetting […]