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Demetrius, in the Bible


in the New Testament.

1 Silversmith of Ephesus who stirred up a riot against Paul.

2 Disciple commended in Third John.

Demetrius, in Russian history


in Russian history: see DmitriDmitri
or Demetrius
, 1582–91, czarevich, son of Ivan IV (Ivan the Terrible) of Russia. His brother, Feodor I, succeeded Ivan in 1584, but Boris Godunov actually ruled Russia for the period of Feodor's reign (1584–98).
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VIE would like to extend warm thanks to Demetrius Fuller, the Gulf Coast community, and all who made the cover shoot at the United Palace Theatre come to life
He explained: "When Demetrius first looked at my face, he said 'we will sort it out'.
Demetrius took advantage of the second chance and gave poor Diodorus the fatal blow.
Demetrius caught my eye early on, as his voice and stage presence filled the large theatre, as he attempted to spurn Helena's advances.
Demetrius James Porche is Professor, Associate Dean for Nursing Research and Evaluation, and Graduate Studies at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.
There is the expected smattering of photo-based Conceptualism, and several very fine examples of it stand out: Leslie Hewitt's elegiac riffs on real time, 2002-2005, in which she builds a loose familial narrative by rephotographing old snapshots in quotidian domestic settings, and the memorable Cibachrome prints of Demetrius Oliver, whose vivid, performative self-portraits include one featuring the artist's head slathered in chocolate.
The Dounis Collection: Eleven Books of Studies for the Violin, by Demetrius Dounis.
While Von Zehner staggered to the street to summon help, the 20-year-old robber, Demetrius Bolden, died of his wounds.
For Oscar Pearce, who plays Demetrius in A Midsummer Night's Dream, it is a double quick return because he was also here last year, appearing in three of the Spanish Golden Age plays at the People's Theatre.
Demetrius Williams said he intends to play next week against Arizona despite leaving Saturday's game against Washington with bruised ribs.
In movies about Christ (such as King of Kings, Jesus of Nazareth, The Last Temptation of Christ, and The Passion of the Christ), the first apostle is portrayed as a well-meaning but flawed disciple who betrays Jesus in his hour of need, while in gladiator films (like The Robe and Demetrius and the Gladiators, in which Michael Rennie plays Peter twice) the Galilean fisherman comes across as a pious martyr following his savior to the cross.