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  • One would think that most people in these educational days knew the Greek word helios, -- and one would also imagine it as easy to say Heliobas as heliograph.

    Ardath

  • This representation of the heavens is usually called the heliocentric, or “Sun-centred,” system — derived from the Greek helios, meaning “Sun.”

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  • Curtis Thomas, local spokesman for BP, the county's largest gas producer, said management made the call to remove BP's green and yellow "helios" logo from about 200 vehicles after employees reported routine abuse from the public, at traffic lights, gas stations and the grocery store.

    BP Logos Removed From Vehicles Due To Harassment

  • The parent company's green-and-yellow sunburst "helios" logo and the phrase "A part of BP" are in small letters at the bottom of Arco signs.

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  • Petroleum to BP and the logo evolved from a shield to the "helios," a sort of green and yellow sunflower.

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  • Most terrestrial helium had long since drifted into space-hence the name, derived from "helios," Greek for the sun.

    Millard Fillmore's Bathtub

  • "helios" come not from kopjes this side of Tugela, nor from the former signal-station south of Potgieter's and Skiet's Drifts, as they did a few days ago, but from hills near Weenen, as in the months before Buller crossed the Tugela, thus indicating a retrograde movement.

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  • I'm just praying I get my 9 ft 6 weight helios for a trip out to montana this coming summer

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  • To the ancient Greeks, the Earth (geos) was the center of the Universe (cosmos), with the planets, the Sun (helios), and the stars being relatively close.

    George’s Cosmic Treasure Hunt

  • Since helium was first discovered by studying the Sun, its name was derived from the Greek word for sun, helios.

    Helium

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