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  • n. Obsolete spelling of urn.


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  • Une urne historique peut-elle, ou bien même une image aimante

    Literary translation (English)

  • Then, you tuck the remaining billet* into the blue envelope, exit the isoloir and place it in that see-through urne* over there.

    French Word-A-Day:

  • Fæder ure þu þe eart on heofonum, Si þin nama gehalgod. to becume þin rice, gewurþe ðin willa, on eorðan swa swa on heofonum. urne gedæghwamlican hlaf syle us todæg, and forgyf us ure gyltas, swa swa we forgyfað urum gyltendum. and ne gelæd þu us on costnunge, ac alys us of yfele. soþlice.

    In Which I Finally Address Medieval Studies

  • For it was the custom of the Romans to burne their dead, to put their ashes in an urne, and then bury the same with certain ceremonies, in some field appointed for the purpose neere unto their city.

    The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction Volume 13, No. 371, May 23, 1829

  • Comme une onde qui bout dans une urne trop pleine, 70


  • Comme une onde qui bout dans une urne trop pleine, '

    The Brimming Cup

  • She was astonished by what she said, astonished by the sudden overflowing of something she had not known was there, but which was so great that her heart could not contain it, "comme une onde qui bout dans une urne trop pleine."

    The Brimming Cup

  • It entailed no great hardship on the sons, for the autumn salmon - fishing in the turbulent M.urne is excellent, there was abundance of shooting, and M. Gouffe, the cook, was a noted artist.

    The Days Before Yesterday

  • Slide 13: STI te sting by se ro status: Me lbo urne GCPS HIV po sitive me n HIV ne gative and status unkno w n me n 100 100 80 80 60 60 \% \% 40 40 20 20 0 0 2003 2004 2005 2006 2003 2004 2005 2006 anal swal throat swab penile swab urine sample blood other than for HIV Any STI tes Blood for HIV

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  • ; les élections présidentielles (f) = presidential elections; un isoloir (m) = voting booth; un billet (m) = ticket; une urne (f) = ballot box: Vive la France!

    isoloir - French Word-A-Day


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