Greek alphabet

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A stargazer usually finds it worthwhile to learn about the Greek alphabet and symbols, as they are commonly featured on many star charts and maps.
I want to see a doctor with the Greek alphabet after his name to prove his competence, a doctor who has experience of dealing with rare viruses contracted in obscure heathen lands and knows a lethal case when he sees one.
He plays the accordion, is an "avid, mediocre racquetball player" and can recite the Greek alphabet in Latin.
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Mark In Greek" is enhanced for the reader with the inclusion of running vocabulary and notes; an introduction to the Greek alphabet, pronunciation, cases, tenses, and moods; a grammatical appendix; and an extensive glossary.
The year 2005 was far worse; we actually ran out of alphabetical names and had to start with the Greek alphabet.
A battery of short appendices however provide information on temperature conversion, the elements, fundamental and derived constants, astronomical data, the Greek alphabet, SI and binary prefixes, decimal equivalents of fractions, and unofficial and humorous units and abbreviations (billigram = weight of an evangelist).
For back-to-school, Sillycone's Greek Alphabet letter trays will also soon be released.
Which letter of the Greek alphabet is used to describe a river estuary with several branches?
When seen through a small telescope, the nebula has a shape that reminds some observers of the final letter of the Greek alphabet, omega, while others see a swan with its distinctive long, curved neck.
Activities included country studies, geography, Greek marathon, painting, Greek alphabet, history studies, as well as legend and myth storytelling.
The only prerequisite is knowledge of the Greek alphabet, which M introduces at the beginning of Greek for the Rest of Us.
The final section provides a useful glossary and appendix covering the Greek alphabet, constellations and simple star charts.
Consumers are able to choose from over 100 fonts including monograms and the Greek alphabet, available in over 100 different thread colors.
the Greek alphabet was the first to use vowels as well as consonants, Ancient Romans ate mouse feces to sweeten their breath, Viking helmets didn't have horns, a Chinese empress grew her fingernails to about twice as long as her hands, "Hilda" means "battle maid" in Anglo-Saxon, Pompeii is buried under 13 feet of rubble and ash, there were ten Buddhist "Kings of Hell" who judged dead souls, self-sacrifice was common among the Aztecs, lacrosse was first played by the Iroquois.