- Miranda (given name), includes list of real and fictional people with given name Miranda
- Miranda (surname), includes list of people with surname Miranda
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... of Halicarnassus and Plutarch document Roman cults, temples, and practices under the names of equivalent Greek deities ... with Greek models, as when Romans adapt Greek myths and iconography under the names of their own gods ... The similarity of gods makes their names mutually translatable ...
... Names are selected from the following sequential list, there is no annual list ... Names were contributed by 13 members of the ESCAP/WMO Typhoon Committee, except for Singapore ... territories, along with Micronesia, each submitted 10 names, which are used in alphabetical order by the English name of the country ...
... also a "Grain Coast", a "Gold Coast", and a "Slave Coast", and, like those three, the name "Ivory Coast" reflected the major trade that occurred on that particular stretch of the coast the export of ivory ... Other names for the coast included the Côte de Dents, literally "Teeth Coast", again reflecting the trade in ivory the Côte de Quaqua, after the people that the Dutch ... One can find the name Cote de(s) Dents regularly used in older works ...
... PAGASA assigns names to tropical depressions that form within their area of responsibility and any tropical cyclone that might move into their area of responsibility ... If the list of names would have been insufficient, an auxiliary list of ten names were also published ... Names that were not assigned are marked in gray ...
... Variable names, function names, and statement labels have the same form, a letter followed by zero to five letters or digits ... Function names end with a period ... All names can be subscripted (the name followed by parentheses, with multiple subscripts separated by commas) ...
Famous quotes containing the word names:
“And even my sense of identity was wrapped in a namelessness often hard to penetrate, as we have just seen I think. And so on for all the other things which made merry with my senses. Yes, even then, when already all was fading, waves and particles, there could be no things but nameless things, no names but thingless names. I say that now, but after all what do I know now about then, now when the icy words hail down upon me, the icy meanings, and the world dies too, foully named.”
—Samuel Beckett (19061989)
“Consider the islands bearing the names of all the saints, bristling with forts like chestnut-burs, or Echinidæ, yet the police will not let a couple of Irishmen have a private sparring- match on one of them, as it is a government monopoly; all the great seaports are in a boxing attitude, and you must sail prudently between two tiers of stony knuckles before you come to feel the warmth of their breasts.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“We rarely quote nowadays to appeal to authority ... though we quote sometimes to display our sapience and erudition. Some authors we quote against. Some we quote not at all, offering them our scrupulous avoidance, and so make them part of our white mythology. Other authors we constantly invoke, chanting their names in cerebral rituals of propitiation or ancestor worship.”
—Ihab Hassan (b. 1925)