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sultan

1. the sovereign of a Muslim country, esp of the former Ottoman Empire
2. an arbitrary ruler; despot
3. a small domestic fowl with a white crest and heavily feathered legs and feet: originated in Turkey

Sultan

 

the title of a sovereign in Muslim countries. The title of sultan was used in Turkey until 1922, and in Morocco until 1957. Sultans ruled Egypt from the 13th to 16th centuries and from 1914 to 1922. The title is now held by major feudal lords in the Muslim countries of western Africa, by the rulers of Masqat and Oman, and by some tribal chiefs in southern Arabia.

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Paz Soldan sabe, o intuye muy bien, que en literatura cuando se habla de "peste" en realidad, o; al mismo tiempo, se esta hablando de otra cosa.
La recuperacion de la preocupacion politica, anadida a esa nueva dimension, la tecnologica, permite a Paz Soldan construir una ciudad diferente, nueva en relacion con las ciudades imaginarias de la tradicion, y disenar un mundo que refleja momentos claves de la historia boliviana.
Sin embargo, se citaran algunos de los planteamientos mas controvertidos y problematicos de Baudrillard, porque nos parece que la obra de Paz Soldan los actualiza, y trata de darnos una respuesta a ellos.
Tamburlaine gives Zenocrate "Egypts freedom," as she asked, telling the Soldan, "grieve not at your overthrow / Since I shall render all into your hands / And ad more strength to your dominions" (446-48).
13) Asi, durante la segunda decada del siglo XVII, a peticion de las autoridades indigenas de Chiapa y San Lorenzo de Tarapaca, el Teniente Corregidor de Tarapaca y su superior el Corregidor y Justicia mayor del Correjimiento de Arica, otorgaron amparos, concedieron posesiones y establecieron diversos linderos y amojonamientos entre las comunidades de Chiapa y Sotoca en el sector precordillerano, y de estas con Cariquima e Isluga en el altiplano (Paz Soldan 1878:51-52; curiosamente este mismo conjunto de documento lo hemos encontrado todavia en posesion de indigenas de comunidades de Isluga, cf.
Paz Soldan (1) afirma que las razones son vinculos politicos y amicales con el presidente de turno, el general Orbegoso.
Larvae are agile swimmers and sometimes behave as semi-burrowers, when they hide in the substratum with only eyes and antennae exposed (Bauernfeind & Soldan 2012).
Ekokardiyografide apikal anteriyor acilama (Sekil 1A) ve parasternal kisa eksen (Sekil 1B) goruntulemelerde; aort ve pulmoner kapaklarin hemen ustunde, cikan aort ve ana pulmoner arter arasinda 6 mm genisliginde soldan saga santli defekt (Video 1, 2.
National Underwriter recently ran an article on aviation insurance by Bill Soldan, president of Aero Alliance Insurance Services.
Povazska's pace in the break made them a constant danger and Libor Soldan cracked in a couple of thunderbolt shots at the start of the second half, before increasing the lead on 66 minutes.
By Bill Soldan, founder and president, Aero Alliance Insurance Services