Helvetian


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Helvetian

1. another word for Swiss
2. a native or citizen of Switzerland
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The Helvetian Affair is a fast-paced military history that adds depth and detail to the frequently traveled terrain of Roman conquest.
To render possible the vast number of repatriations, the Helvetian Confederation was requested to serve as the intermediary.
Bondeli then considers Ith's direct disciple and fellow disseminator of Kantian doctrines, Philipp Albert Stapfer (1766-1840), who was the author of a philosophy of history occasioned by the rebirth of the Helvetian Republic in 1797 (pp.
Luther had hoped that these two "weeds" would be gradually rooted out by his successors, as indeed they were by "the French and Helvetian churches.
The film is structured into four, long, distinctive vignettes, each one corresponding to Mettler's major pit stops: starting in his hometown Toronto, going through Monument Valley and Las Vegas in southwestern USA, stopping by Zurich and the Helvetian Glacier in Switzerland, and finally ending up in the Vijayanagara Empire and in Bombay in southern India.
Which is why, last May, I wrote to the editor of the Swiss Horological Journal (a periodical for Helvetian clock-makers), reporting that I'd just spotted the first spring in a cuckoo.
There follows a list of those presented to His Majesty by the ambassadors of Russia, Bavaria, Sweden, Saxony, Hessen, and the Helvetian Republic, before their Majesties attended a Mass and the Emperor held audiences with his General Staff and the notables of the civil establishment: 'Alles war im grossten, volligsten Costum.
The Middle-Upper Miocene: The Middle Miocene, of Helvetian and Tortonian stages, can be traced in the Gobustan and Pre-Caspian-Guba regions and in the interfluve of the Kura and Iori rivers, where the Tortonian state is spread and is found in the Apsheron region.
Bodmer served as professor of Helvetian history in Zurich from 1725 until 1775, and from 1737 he was a member of the Grosser Rat (cantonal legislature).
Prestbury Park and Joegogo are probably at their best from the front, while Helvetian thrives off a strong pace as he demonstrated when coming from a long way back to win easily at Kempton two starts ago.
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20) In his final revisions to the extended metaphor on 21v Wordsworth deliberately distances the entire image, replacing the word "Traveller" with "Stranger" and resituating the figure in Switzerland rather than Grasmere as "A pensive Stranger, journeying at his leisure / Through some Helvetian Dell" (MS D 21va), in direct contrast to the MS B version which made an explicit connection to "this fair Valley's self.