Dorian


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a member of one of four linguistic divisions of the prehistoric Greeks

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the ancient Greek inhabitants of Doris who entered Greece from the north about 1100 BC

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What the invention of oil-painting was to the Venetians, the face of Antinous was to late Greek sculpture, and the face of Dorian Gray will some day be to me.
I forget; but it is what Dorian Gray has been to me.
Some day I will show the world what it is; and for that reason the world shall never see my portrait of Dorian Gray.
As long as I live, the personality of Dorian Gray will dominate me.
She told me she had discovered a wonderful young man who was going to help her in the East End, and that his name was Dorian Gray.
Dorian Gray is in the studio, sir," said the butler, coming into the garden.
Dorian, the fourth named storm of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, was centered about 1,291 miles (2085 km) east of the Northern Leeward Islands and was moving west-northwest at 21 miles per hour (33 kph).
THE PICTURE of Dorian Gray by Callum Nicholls is a new musical based on the Oscar Wilde novel of the same title.
Starting a series of articles about books, some just famous, others true masterpieces, I chose one that I find particularly interesting, 'The Picture of Dorian Gray', by Oscar Wilde.
DANCING granny Dorian Cowen has become an internet sensation after entertaining thousands of fans at Coldplay's Ricoh concert.
But the picture in the attic has all together more sinister overtones in Oscar Wilde's gothic tale The Picture of Dorian Gray, brought to life at Liverpool Actors Studio in Seel Street later this month by Script in Hand Productions.
Dorian McMenemy, 14, of Northboro, is working to earn a spot on the Olympic swimming team of the Dominican Republic, where her mother was born; AnaMaria Castellanos, 15, of Holden, wants to swim for her native country, Honduras.
AS a teenager Dorian Lloyd was told by his parents to learn a trade that would give him independence from the family farm.
In his latest exhibition, artist Dorian Haqmoun is displaying eight new paintings with deep meanings.
Dorian Gonsalves, the company's managing director, recalls: "In 2010, when Belvoir faced increased competition, we invested heavily in the business and made positive changes to help the franchise network.