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Contemporary Examples of roland
Roland Lazenby goes far deeper in the most ambitious Jordan biography to date.The Best Biographies of 2014 (So Far)
July 6, 2014
Back in Paris at Roland Garros for the French Open tennis tournament.Discovering The Charms Of La France Profonde
June 9, 2014
Some parties, co-hosted with fellow out director Roland Emmerich, have featured more than a thousand celebrants.Inside Hollywood’s ‘Twink’ Pool Parties
April 19, 2014
December 13, cold and wet snow: the first day so wintry that Roland Moore rode out to his stock tank to break ice.The Ballad of Johnny France
Richard Ben Cramer
January 12, 2014
In a 2003 paper for the National Bureau of Economic Research, economist Roland Fryer found two things.Are Black Names ‘Weird,’ or Are You Just Racist?
September 13, 2013
Historical Examples of roland
This lofty and blase greeting can come from none other than Roland Barnette.
It was here that Roland got a look from Mr. Burnham that withered him completely.
"Yes, that was it," Roland put in hastily, seeing his chance to mend matters.
"I'm afraid you're a little too sure, Sam," Roland contributed tactfully.
It was at this point that Roland rose to the occasion like the noble ass he is.
masc. proper name, from French, from Old High German Hrodland, literally "(having a) famous land." As legendary nephew of Charlemagne, celebrated in "Chanson de Roland," c.1300. His comrade was Oliver, hence a Roland for an Oliver (1610s) in expressions meaning "to give as good as one gets, tit for tat."