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Bonze

 

(1) A Buddhist monk in Asian countries.

(2) Figuratively, an arrogant, conceited official (for example, in the revisionist trade unions of capitalist countries, the organizational officials are trade-union bonzes).

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Not wishing to inflate my own personality, however, I aimed rather for the character of a bonze [a Japanese priest], a simple worshipper of the eternal Buddha.
Many ancient depictions of Apollo were available to the artist, both in Florence and Rome, the most famous being the Apollo Belvedere, a Roman copy from the second century CE of a Greek bonze (350-325 BCE).
On the track, Barakat Al Harthy, Bader Al Jabri, Abdullah Al Sooli and Mohammed Al Sdi bagged gold in 4x100m relay while Omani women team of Shnoona Al Habsi, Buthaina Al Yaqoobi, Mazoon Al Alawi and Hiba Al Asmi tasted double success bagging bonze in both 4x100m and 4x400m Barakat also bagged silver in the 100m.
The Kumars went global winning two Emmys, a BAFTA nomination, a British comedy award and the Bonze Rose at Montreaux.
Their senior men's team won bonze at the National 12 Stage Road relays in April adding to the team titles that they won at the Welsh Road Relays and the Welsh Cross Country Championships.
La spiritualite bien que presente est ainsi mise a distance par cette immanence, ce que confirme la typification du bonze ami et collaborateur de Yano : personnage sympathique et bienveillant (son sourire edente et ses interventions parfois narquoises renvoient a la figure du old timer des westerns), il est davantage un compagnon de route qu'un maitre a penser.
The gold medal in pommel horse event was won by Bakhtawar of Wapda, silver by Abdul Haq of Railways and bonze by Ansar of Punjab.
But on the second last run they were back in the field and in danger of losing too many points to Dutchman Pieter Postma, who only needed to creep from third to second in the race, to leap from bonze to gold overall.
Batelco took home one silver and three bonze awards for its innovative and successful advertising campaigns of 2011, implemented by Bahrain's FP7.
La expresion "quemarse a lo bonzo" tiene su origen en la ola de suicidios de monjes budistas, por su nombre en frances bonze, durante la ocupacion de Indochina, en protesta contra el regimen vietnamita.
Antler artefacts typical of the Late Bonze Age fortified settlements in the eastern Baltic region include both tools and hunting weapons, and also personal objects.
Al Galiya Askar won the silver of the 46kg while Muneera Al Ka'abi and Yusra Ahmad won a bonze each in the 62kg and 49kg respectively.