King of Kings


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King of Kings

appellation for Jesus Christ. [N.T.: Revelation 17:14]
See: Christ
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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"In 1971, I attended a royal ceremony the 'king of kings' had organised to celebrate the 2,500-year anniversary of the Persian Empire.
The full set of titles of the man known as the last emperor of Ethiopia, whose reign ended in 1974 after nearly sixty years, was "His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie I, Conquering Lion of the Tribe of Judah, King of Kings, and Elect of God." But beneath those titles lay a person whom the author, Asfa-Wossen Asserate, knew as his great-uncle.
O'Brien recalled: "King Of Kings was a very fast horse who did very well as a two-year-old before winning the Guineas.
Main sponsors of the King Of Kings Fight were Top Kinisis, Prestige Group, Trick Tab and [eth]-[eth][yen][eth]N[eth]*.
The O'Brien roll-call of winners reads like a who's who of bluebloods: King Of Kings (1997), Bernstein (1999), Honours List (2000), Rock Of Gibraltar (2001), Hold That Tiger (2002), Antonius Pius (2003), George Washington (2005), Holy Roman Emperor (2006), Lizard Island (2007), Mastercraftsman (2008)and Alfred Nobel (2009).
King of Kings differs from the average Hollywood biblical epic.
At the same time, the magi in Babylon are preparing to follow a unique astrological sign, which forms a brief new star, to find the King of Kings.
Is it any wonder that the Lord of Lords and the King of Kings is so much denigrated?
Aidan O'Brien has dominated this race in recent years and his big name winners include King Of Kings (1997) and Rock Of Gibraltar three years ago.
The Swede,nicknamed ``The King of Kings'' by the fans,bagged two late goals to see off Dundee United 2- 1 and end a triumphant Bank of Scotland Premier League campaign in his final competitive appearance in front of his adoring fans.
JUST a thought about how we could tempt the King of Kings to stay for another season.
He has not raced yet this season, but Aidan O'Brien knows exactly what it takes to get a horse ready first-time out for Classic glory on the Rowley Mile - King Of Kings (1998) and Rock Of Gibraltar (2001).