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Balkis

hairy-legged type of Queen of Sheba. [Talmudic Legend: Walsh Classical, 45]
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Balkis Brahmi, 19, one of his five children, said her father was killed by two men on a motorbike.
Balkis Brahmi, 19, one of Brahmi's five children, told AFP he had been killed by two men in black on a motorbike.
Balkis Brahmi, daughter of the deceased, said she had heard the gunshots.
Il expose des fresques a travers lesquelles il evoque des sites et paysages du Yemen, la beaute de la femme yemenite, l'image du trone de Balkis et autres.
First one of these groups is composed of studies that tried to determine the relationships between some properties of the students and procrastination behaviors (Balduf, 2009; Balkis, 2006; Deniz, Tiras and Aydogan, 2009; Elvers, Polzella and Graetz, 2003; Ferrari and Scher, 2000; Klassen and Kuzucu, 2009; Lee, 2005; Nonis and Hudson, 2010).
Balkis Aziz, Director of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority, emphasized the depth of economic ties between Malaysia and the UAE, in general, and Sharjah, in particular.
Fearing the destruction of Sheba after rejecting Solomon's third marriage offer, Queen Balkis sends her Guard Captain, the brave and beautiful Asmira, to Jerusalem to assassinate Solomon and steal his powerful Ring.
Balkis Al Khazlaragy who organized the volunteer program.
Appreciation is due to reviewers including: Murat Balkis, PhD, Psychological Counseling and Guidance, Faculty of Education, Pamukkale University, Kinikli Kampusu, Denizli 20020, Turkey, Email: mbalkis@pau.
C'est alors qu'en compagnie du pilote Edouard Corniglion-Molinier il est alle a la recherche de la ville de Mareb, capitale du royaume de Balkis, reine de Saba.
En el siglo X antes de Cristo, mientras dirigia la construccion del templo de Jerusalen, el rey Salomon recibio una mision diplomatica que lo deslumbro por la riqueza de los regalos de que era portadora: acompanada de numeroso sequito y gran caravana de camellos cargados de oro, piedras preciosas, incienso y mirra --resinas aromaticas consideradas en la antiguedad dignas solo de las familias mas nobles-- se presento ante el Balkis, la mitica reina de Saba, para ganar su corazon y negociar un tratado comercial que concedia extraordinarias ventajas al pais de la astuta mujer.