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Contemporary Examples of helena
Was it your wife Helena in the Keane painting you commissioned?Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel
December 17, 2014
Helena Wong, a legislator from the Democratic Party, joked on Facebook that the PLA had already “Occupied Central.”Hackers Attack Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Websites
June 18, 2014
On warm weekends during the summer, the camp fills up with “outsiders”—people from places like Helena and Great Falls.
She was from Wolf Creek, population one hundred eleven, and my father married us in Helena.
He became a reporter for a small newspaper in Helena, and later, when he was killed, it was probably over gambling debts.
Historical Examples of helena
"Helena stays with me to-night—my compliments," said Lady Delacour.
Well, my dear, are you still poring over that letter of Helena's?
Helena introduced me to her aunt Delacour as her best friend.
"Not for that reason, mamma," said Helena, withdrawing her eyes from her mother's face.
The Princess Helena met these insults with a calm, proud indifference.Beauty and The Beast, and Tales From Home
fem. proper name, Latin form of Helen.
U.S. state, from Latinized form of Spanish montaña "mountain," from Latin mont-, stem of mons (see mountain). Proposed 1864 by U.S. Rep. James H. Ashley of Ohio when it was created as a territory from Nebraska Territory, in reference to the Rocky Mountains, which however traverse only one end of it. Admitted as a state 1889. Related: Montanan.
State in the northwestern United States, lying partly in the Rocky Mountains, bordered by British Columbia, Alberta, and Saskatchewan, Canada, to the north; North Dakota and South Dakota to the east; Wyoming to the south; and Idaho to the west. Its capital is Helena, and its largest city is Billings.