Tyrannus


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Tyrannus

(tīrăn`əs), in the New Testament, teacher of Ephesus at whose school Paul preached.
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Oedipus Tyrannus is a masterpiece of plot, beauty, and suspense.
LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Contopus cooperi TN Passeriformes Tyrannidae Poecilotriccus Sylvia VU Passeriformes Tyrannidae Cnemotriccus fuscatus LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Myiarchus tuberculifer LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Tyrannus melancholicus LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Myiozetetes cayanensis LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Myiozetetes similis LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Capsiempis flaveola LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Elaenia flavogaster LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Inezia caudata LC Passeriformes Tyrannidae Empidonax sp.
The target species are Atlantic croaker (Micropogonias undulatus), Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus), southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma), spot (Leiostomus xanthurus), summer flounder (P.
Male fish identified as Brevoortia tyrannus were collected off the coast of New Jersey in November 2013 by using a trolling net.
But Roger, who had won his kingdom by force and been crowned by Christ himself, had little need of history to legitimate his kingship; unlike his enemies, the Pope and the German Emperor, who had their propagandists claim that the pagan tyrants of Greek Sicily were the true ancestors of the Norman rex tyrannus.
Long lines were baited with either menhaden [Brevoortia tyrannus (Latrobe, 1802)] or peeler crabs [Callinectes sapidus (Rathbun, 1896)] and fished twice per day (2-4 h soak time) to target cownose rays.
The species Tyrannus melancholicus made the highest number of visits (28.2%, n = 79), followed by Pitangus sulphuratus (24.6%, n = 69), both from Tyrannidae family (Table 2).
E non e un caso che il discorso si rivolga simultaneamente al princeps e al iudex e ne sovrapponga le immagini: non solo perche, come e stato autorevolmente detto, il giudice e la figura simbolo su cui convergono "il linguaggio politico medievale e una precisa idea di legittimita" (Costa 284); ma anche perche il tema del governo dei giudici appartiene a una tradizione secolare al centro della quale sta la definizione stessa del concetto di regalita, che oppone la figura del "rex" a quella del "tyrannus" (Quaglioni, L'iniquo diritto 209-29).
The most prevalent by-catch species were pogi (Brevoortia patronus), cutlass fish (Assurger anzac), white trout (Paralichtys albigutta), Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus), croaker (Micropognias undulates), spot (Cynoscion arenarius), and mantis shrimp (Leiostomus xanthurus).
Las especies con mayor abundancia fueron Stelgydopterys ruficollis, Tyrannus melancholicus y Bubulcus ibis en el bosque de las Chatas y T.
In Oedipus Tyrannus, Oedipus is not a pawn of fate; he could have acted differently at four junctures or more.