Esmerelda

Esmerelda

gypsy girl whose street dancing captivates onlookers. [Fr. Lit.: Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre Dame]
See: Dance

Esmerelda

her hanging is triumphantly watched from a tower by Frollo, who is thereupon thrown from it by Quasimodo. [Fr. Lit.: Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre Dame]

Esmerelda

gypsy trains a goat to dance to her tambourine, is convicted of sorcery. [Fr. Lit.: Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre Dame]
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The Esmerelda THC property will be sold by Elite together with all buildings, improvements, and fixtures as well as 50 acre-feet of ground water rights, the assignment of a Nevada energy agreement and the right to use the licenses on the property.
Esmerelda Benz made her first appearance in front of Magistrate Kandinawapa Nangombe on a charge of culpable homicide, reckless and or negligent driving and failure to assist the victim after an accident on the first count and driving without a license on the second count.
In the English-speaking world, we like to call the novel The Hunchback of Notre Dame, which is a marvelous title, given how marvelous is Quasimodo the Hunchback, born of a Jew and a sow (according to a nasty old lady in Book IV), who has got to be the most heartbreaking brokenhearted lover in the history of literatureQuasimodo, whose deformed and decayed skeleton turns up on the final page, entwined in posthumous and pathetic embrace around the skeleton of the hanged "Egyptian," La Esmerelda, the "bohemian" (who, since I have mentioned the Jews, plainly owes something, derivatively speaking, to the exotic Rebecca of Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe).
We reported how Frankie-Jane Kane and Yasmin Walker, both 19, were slammed by the Scottish SPCA for their "despicable behaviour, which left 4ft boa constrictor Esmerelda having to be put down.
Frankie-Jane Kane and Yasmin Walker, known as Doherty, hurt 4ft boa constrictor called Esmerelda so badly that she had to be put down.
And in 2015 his company announced they had found a wreck believed to be the Esmerelda, a ship from Vasco Da Gama's fleet thought to have sank off the coast of Oman in May 1503.
Peony does not settle in the city and plans to escape and return to her family and friends on the farm, but it isn't until an unlikely alliance with the daughter of the household, Esmerelda that her plans come to fruition.
23-25) on Esmerelda, Collin Bradley as Captain Phoebus, Jack Colombo as Jehan, Jason Sheldon as Father Dupin, Chris Florio as King Louis XI, Taijun Waters as St.
Southern California specialty coffee roaster Klatch Coffee began selling the world's most expensive cup of coffee in November, offering consumers a taste of Esmerelda Geisha 601 for USD $55 per eight-ounce pour.
Explaining the conservation techniques employed, Heather Stewart, chief conservator, said that the objects of the Esmerelda differ from terrestrial artefacts as they have been exposed to a greater salt content during their time on the ocean bed and, so, minimal intervention was necessary.
The actress later returned to the franchise for "Freak Show," where she played Maggie Esmerelda, a con artist who initially tried to scam the circus family, but eventually saw the light and changed her ways.