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  • proper n. An archipelago in the Baltic Sea
  • proper n. An autonomous province of Finland, consisting of the Aland archipelago.


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  • Because of new discoveries, improvements were constantly made, and according to many modern Bible researchers, the best rendering at the present is the Greek New Testament of Nestle and Aland.30 In the introduction to this Greek New Testament, on the first page it says, “The scholarship of the nineteenth century had conclusively demonstrated the Textus Receptus to be the poorest form of the New Testament text.”

    Modern Science in the Bible

  • Thanks to the above remark by the authority in the area of text research, Kurt Aland, even as laypersons, we can investigate how reliable our Bible translations are without knowing Greek.

    Modern Science in the Bible

  • This is very much about giving the town of Rugby something of which it can be proud, Aland said.

    Neil Back named head coach of fifth-tier Rugby Lions

  • Rugby, who play in National League 3 Midlands, are being bankrolled by the former player and businessman Michael Aland.

    Neil Back named head coach of fifth-tier Rugby Lions

  • Aland plans include building a new 30,000-capacity stadium, complete with retractable roof, and Back believes five to seven years is a realistic timeframe for the club to realise their ambition of competing in the top flight.

    Neil Back named head coach of fifth-tier Rugby Lions

  • Wetterberg argues that together the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, with the three micro territories the Faroe Islands, Greenland and Aland), will be stronger and more stable and prosperous than they are on their own.

    Is a federal Nordic state on the cards?

  • Finland. fi; note - the ICANN has assigned the ccTLD of. ax to the Aland Islands

    Internet country code

  • Administrative divisions: 6 provinces (laanit, singular - laani); Aland, Etela-Suomen Laani, Ita-Suomen Laani, Lansi-Suomen Laani, Lappi, Oulun Laani


  • A fortnight after Hooper Hamilton also succumbed to “egotism” and took an overdose of sleeping-draught at his summer-house in the Aland

    The Shape of Things to Come

  • These topics are all about virtuality and synthetic worlds, and are frankly more interesting and more useful than topics like "Gender Swapping in MMORPGS: When Ken Becomes Barbie" or figuring out whether the linguistic patterns of NPCs in MMORPGs are like those of Aland islanders...or whatever you're writing your dissertations on atm.

    Second Life


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