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  • proper n. A diminutive of the male given name Fernando.


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  • As the last weekend before the play (this week, Weds to Sat!) it was nice to have a day off on Saturday to mooch around town with James; doing a spot of shopping, eating in Nando’s and generally taking it easy.

    …oral combat, or “Drinks might fly” « Sven’s guide to…

  • (Except me and James, of course.) “They’re just a pair of idiots/dicks/insert-expletive-of-choice”, James surmises over lunch, tucking into chicken breasts in Nando’s, “they’ll never find love and they’ll both die alone.”

    …oral combat, or “Drinks might fly” « Sven’s guide to…

  • The taller one she had known as Nando, but he now was called Ferran, which she thought was funny; the other had always been Oriol.

    The Empty Family

  • Sordi plays a character called Nando Moriconi whose little bedroom is filled with the bric-a-brac of American popular culture: football pennants and Charles Atlas posters, cowboy comics and photos of Betty Grable.


  • The 50-year-old da Piedade, known as Nando, will face the monumental task of overseeing the rebuilding of a nation whose main infrastructure has been destroyed by the war, which also claimed at least half a million lives and has displaced four million people.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • A guy called Nando was speaking to us during the journey and was very helpful once we arrived in Maputo. TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at

  • Matt and Lisa had been talking about this restauant called Nando's (in fact they couldn't say enough about it), so we thought this might be the perfect place to say goodbye to our friends and end our epic roadtrip. TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at

  • He then worked for a group called Nando's in the Manchester area for two to three years before returning to Whitehaven.

    Whitehaven News headlines

  • The Angolan interior minister, Fernando Dias dos Santos 'Nando', has made the first comments by the Luanda authorities to a letter sent by UNITA to the United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The government delegation would probably be headed by deputy interior minister Fernando da Piedade "Nando".

    ANC Daily News Briefing


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