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  • proper n. A transliteration of the Russian male given name Дмитрий.


From Russian Дмитрий, from Latin Demetrius, from Ancient Greek Δημήτριος (Dēmētrios), from Δημήτηρ (Dēmētēr, "Demeter"). (Wiktionary)


  • Dmitry is also a Russian citizen, and the wrong guy to suffer for backwards attempts at modern copyright by United States corporate lawmakers.

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  • Then she called Dmitry in a sharp voice, and when he appeared from the passage where he always awaited her pleasure, she spoke to him in Russian, or some language Paul knew not, a fierce gleam in her eyes.

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  • How she had flown to warn her mistress, but that the _Imperatorskoye_ had sent her back to watch, saying she herself would call Dmitry to protect them.

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  • Putin announced his bid to reclaim the presidency in September and said he would then name Dmitry Medvedev, his protege and successor as president, his prime minister.

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  • Dmitry aka Dima Koldun, who represented Belarus at the Eurovision Song Contest 2007 in Helsinki, stars in the leading ro ... | news

  • Earlier Wednesday another Minsk court sentenced Sannikov election aide, Dmitry Bondarenko to a two-year prison term for helping organize the protests.

    Opposition Leader Andrei Sannikov Goes On Trial in Belarus

  • "It's been so much more exciting this year because the games mean something again," said Dmitry Yanovsky, a 25-year-old nurse from Brooklyn who went to Sunday's game with his girlfriend.

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  • A Minsk court Thursday sentenced the two former opposition candidates, Nikolai Statkevich and Dmitry Uss, to prison sentences of six years and 5.5 years respectively.

    Belarus Sentences Two More Lukashenko Opponents

  • Nikolai Statkevich and Dmitry Uss, who challenged Mr. Lukashenko in a Dec. 19 poll, were sentenced to six years and 5½ years, respectively, for having organized mass disturbances in which thousands took to the streets in Minsk to protest the authoritarian leader's disputed victory.

    Belarus Jails Rivals to Leader

  • The New York Times newspaper said Obama informed his Russian counterpart, Dmitry Medvedev, of his choice at a meeting in France last week.

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