Mignon

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Mignon

dies from hopelessness of love for Wilhelm. [Ger. Lit.: Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship, Walsh Modern, 266]

Mignon

rescued by Wilhelm Meister from gypsies. [Fr. Opera: Thomas, Mignon, Westerman, 187]
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8:1229) (15) But after Mignonne rescues him from quicksand, he begins feeling attached both to her and to his immediate, borderless environment: "From that time the desert seemed inhabited" (Le desert fut des lors comme peuple); "This companionship permitted the Provencal to appreciate the sublime beauty of the desert" ("Cette compagnie permit au Provencal d'admirer les sublimes beautes du desert").
Our collaborations within the BNP Paribas Group enables us to offer tailored and effective solutions to our key clients, which differentiates us from the competition,' said Mignonne Cheng, chairman and chief executive officer of the bank's Asia Pacific wealth management arm.
Jeanne was the dedicatee in 1901 of Theodore Dubois's piano suite Au jardin: Suite mignonne pour piano.
If the soldier calls the panther Mignonne in an antiphrase because she is dangerous, it is significantly he who acts dangerously in their relation.
The company has retained Mignonne Cheng as chairperson and chief executive of the Asia-Pacific wealth management division.
Among fourteen presenters from the region were Jayasena Jayasiri (Senior Director, Economic and Trade Relations, Ministry of International Trade and Industry of Malaysia), Prof Rob Scollay (APEC Centre, University of Auckland), Prof Qin Yaqing (Executive Vice President, China Foreign Affairs University) and Dr Mignonne Man-jung Cjan (Assistant Professor, Graduate Institute of the Americas, Tamkang University).
These zones have been assigned, respectively, to Mignonne Cheng, Marie-Claire Capobianco for all domestic markets, Pascal Boris and Patrice Crochet.
To conclude a successful season with increased audience figures across the borough, Dr Stewart will be playing: J J Callaerts: Toccata, J S Bach: 'Fiddle'' Fugue in D Minor, F Mendelssohn: Prelude and Fugue in C Minor, D Steele: Arioso, C Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre, S Karg-Elert: Valse Mignonne and L Vierne: Final (Symphonie I) Tickets: pounds 4 (pounds 3 concessions) available in advance from Kirklees Booking Offices, tel 01484 223200, or from the Huddersfield Town Hall box office on the day of the concert.
Elles utilisent une fable de La Fontaine, << La cigale et la fourmi >> (23), et un sonnet de Ronsard, << Mignonne allons voir si la rose >> (48-49).
Much of the action can be traced to an enterprising young couple named Alfonso Dominguez and Johnelle Mancha, who are involved in the highbrow gallery Five Ten Studio (Thu-Sat or by appointment; 831 Broadway; 510/451-9900) and the farm-chic boutique Mignonne Decor (closed Mon; 1000 Jefferson St.
Il passa au vol lorsqu'il sortit de l'epoque << mignonne >> de la preadolescence et que les gens ne toleraient plus qu'il mendie (18).
Some four years after saying au revoir to my favorite professor, I was traveling between London and Oxford by train, and I had the good fortune to acquire a seatmate who was tres mignonne (she was cute).