Origin of Nike
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His goal: to make the perfect (and absolutely comfortable) high-heel, with the help from Nike CEO Mark Parker.
In July, Nike announced it was naming one of its new buildings after her in Shanghai.Tennis Star Li Na Says Goodbye to the Court…and Puts the Sport’s Rise in Asia in Question|Nicholas McCarvel|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You wear a FitBit Flex, Jawbone Up, or Nike Fuel Band on your wrist, and go about your normal day.
The Fitbit, Nike Fuelband, and Misfit Shine are its closest competitors.
In 1983, Nike had passed Adidas as the leader in worldwide sales.
The only reason given by Prof. Drpfeld for the colonnade is that access might be had to the Nike temple.Problems in Periclean Buildings|G. W. Elderkin
Headless, Nike of Samothrace is still symbolic of the glory of prevailing.Riviera Towns|Herbert Adams Gibbons
Our statue of Nike shared the sad fate which befell so many other great works of art.Greek Sculpture|Estelle M. Hurll
I was excusing myself, Nike, to our learned friend here for not having paid my addresses to you earlier.Hypolympia|Edmund Gosse
It may be a statue of Nike or Victory, who is said to have been represented in winged form by Archermus.
British Dictionary definitions for nike
Word Origin for Nike
Word Origin and History for nike
Greek goddess of victory (identified by the Romans with their Victoria), literally "victory," probably connected with neikos "quarrel, strife," neikein "to quarrel with." As a type of U.S. defensive surface-to-air missiles, attested from 1952.