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Contemporary Examples of colombo
“[Colombo] sits like a baby next to Carl [Gambino] all the time,” DeCavalcante said.Jersey’s True-Life Tony Soprano: Meet the DeCavalcante Crime Family
June 21, 2013
The 2013 Chogm takes place in Colombo, Sri Lanka, from 15 to 17 November.Queen FINALLY Eases Up On Workload And Will Cut Back On Long Haul Flights
May 7, 2013
A few weeks later the monks laid siege to a Muslim-owned abattoir in Colombo to halt the slaughter of cattle.What Intolerant Buddhist Monks Are Doing to Sri Lanka
April 12, 2013
Plus, a gallery of some of the blown covers, curated by Colombo.New Yorker Covers You Weren’t Meant to See
May 7, 2012
"If you file a claim for a million, then yes, when the clawback letter comes for a million, you can't lie," Colombo said.Sticking It to Madoff Victims
January 28, 2009
Historical Examples of colombo
Colombo seems to have grown and improved since we were here ten years ago.
Colombo seems to be progressing, and to have benefited greatly by the railway.
The heat in Colombo is very great, and the roads are very dusty.
The carts in Colombo are drawn by bullocks, and they have a very hard time of it.
Colombo was a born fighter, and this news did not frighten him.Historic Boyhoods
Rupert Sargent Holland
large island southeast of India (known in English until 1972 as Ceylon), from Lanka, older name for the island and its chief city + Sanskrit sri "beauty" (especially of divinities, kings, heroes, etc.), also an honorific prefix to proper names, from PIE root *kreie- "to be outstanding, brilliant, masterly, beautiful" (cf. Greek kreon "lord, master").