Definitions

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  • proper n. A surname.

Etymologies

From Armenian Ալեքսանյան (Alek’sanyan). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • However, the substitute, who had come on for midfielder Edgar Malakyan in the wake of the sending-off, had already had to pick the ball out of his net when Aleksanyan did at the far post what Doyle had failed to do at the near and turned Damien Duff's low cross home.

    Evening Standard - Home

  • Mr. Aleksanyan represented Mr. Khodorkovsky and headed the company's legal department.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Last year, a Moscow court withdrew the case against Mr. Aleksanyan, but did not clear his name, a decision he regretted.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Thank you Nick Medveditskov, Karen Aleksanyan, and Sergey Volegov for your hard work in getting this sample up and running.

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  • The visitors' fortunes took a further turn for the worse a minute before the break when defender Valeri Aleksanyan turned Duff's cross into his own net.

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • Lernik Aleksanyan: diplomatic tricks ineffective in Armenian-Turkish process

    Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

  • Aleksanyan, diagnosed with lymphatic cancer, tuberculosis and HIV, unexpectedly attended

    Hurriyet Dailynews

  • Aleksanyan was arrested in April 2006 and diagnosed with HIV in September that year.

    Hurriyet Dailynews

  • Ruben Aleksanyan (2008 World junior weight lifting championship silver medalist)

    Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

  • Aleksanyan added another escape, but Strayer quickly pounced for another takedown and, after cutting the Husker loose at the: 15 mark to lead 10-6, Strayer ran out of time in his quest for a major.

    Penn State News -- www.gopsusports.com

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