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Dominican

a. a member of an order of preaching friars founded by Saint Dominic (original name Domingo de Guzman; ?1170--1221), the Spanish priest, in 1215; a Blackfriar
b. a nun of one of the orders founded under the patronage of Saint Dominic
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The Holy See availed itself principally of Dominicans because they were the best theologically prepared clergy of the time," said Dominican Fr.
Danilo Corporan, Dominican Republic; Eduarda Corporan, United States; Janet Corporan, United States; Federico de la Asuncion, United States; Karla de la Cruz, United States; Clara de la Cruz, United States; Leonardo de la Cruz, United States; Glen de la Cruz, United States; Leonte de la Cruz, United States;
I recently engaged in this discussion with three gifted Dominican American writers: Julia Alvarez, a renown veteran with eleven books to her credit; Junot Diaz, who burst onto the literary scene amidst great fanfare in 1996; and
In the case of the Dominican Republic and its treatment of Haitian migrant workers who are employed in various sectors of the economy, clear barriers exist to this conception of postnational citizenship.
The role that has excited Jim Kielbaso most in recent years is that of tropical forester in the Dominican Republic, a country that shares an island with Haiti.
VOXXI is proud to partner with the DANR and NDAC to promote this extraordinary event that celebrates five decades of the Dominican community's cultural and social influence in our country, " said Emilio C.
Artists for the 2015 Dominican Republic Jazz Festival included GRAMMY Award winners David Sanchez (Puerto Rico), John Patitucci (USA), and the GRAMMY Award nominee Pedrito Martinez Group, along with other outstanding talents Josean Jacobo (Dominican Republic), Roy Assaf Trio (Israel), Berklee Global Jazz Institute (USA), Javier Vargas and The Big Band Conservatory of Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic) with Special Guests Jim Kelly, Jim Odgren and Jason Camelio (USA).
The films produced in the Dominican Republic in 2013 span a number of genres including drama, comedy, and historical fiction.
Constitutionally White': The forging of a national identity in the Dominican Republic.
The message was handed on Wednesday to the Dominican President by Morocco's State Minister Mohamed El Yazghi during the second plenary session of "the world summit on the future of Haiti," which takes place at the initiative of the Dominican Republic.
49 million acquisition financing, Dominican Republic--The financing will be used for the acquisition of a newly built 21-story, 228-key business hotel located adjacent to Malecon Center, a mixed-use complex with retail, a cinema and commercial office space.
Haitian women in the Dominican Republic also face another serious problem: the refusal of the Dominican government to grant Dominican nationality to children born on this country's soil.

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