American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- Las Casas, Bartolomé de Known as "Apostle of the Indies.” 1474-1566. Spanish missionary and historian who sought to abolish the oppression and enslavement of the native peoples in the Americas.
“Evacuation shelters are having to stretch their supplies thinner because the number of people arriving continues to increase—including some people whose houses are still standing—as food elsewhere runs out and the temperature drops below freezing, said Takako Abe, a volunteer at the Katsuma Grade School center.”
“There is uncertainty how the government is going to come up with supplementary budgets, and it is unclear how the revenue for the recovery from the earthquake disaster is funded," said Takako Masai , general manager of markets sub-group Shinsei Bank .”
“There is uncertainty how the government is going to come up with supplementary budgets, and it is unclear how the revenue for the recovery from the earthquake disaster is funded," said Takako Masai, general manager of markets sub-group Shinsei Bank.”
“Jana Press/ZUMAPRESS.com Takako Kitamura carried the belongings she had dug from her house to a truck in Miyako, Iwate, on March 15.”
“The second release, scheduled for December, will be Wandering Son, the first volume in an ongoing series (10 volumes so far) by Shimura Takako exploring transgender issues.”
“In Tokyo's Ota ward, famous for its mom-and-pop manufacturers, Takako Suwa says she is also thinking about building a branch of her company, Daiya Seiki Co., overseas.”
“The marriage is the first for a female member of the imperial family since Princess Takako, the fifth daughter of Emperor Showa, wed 45 years ago.”
“When Princess Takako was married nearly half a century ago, Emperor Showa and Empress Kojun attended the wedding ceremony but did not attend the wedding reception.”
“Up until the marriage of Princess Takako, the emperor's daughters used to marry former members of the imperial family or men who had previously held titles of peerage.”
“BoingBoing pal Geisha Asobi points us to Takako Umemiya's NYO-TA-I-MO-RI-Project (Link), and says, "She is very funny!!!!”
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