Stiks

Stȉks ž
DEFINICIJA
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  • štikš — štìkš interj. žr. 1 štiš 1: Štìkš lauko, ekiat sau! Krš …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • Igor Štiks — (born September 17, 1977 in Sarajevo) is a writer and scholar presently living in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He has published two novels ( Dvorac u Romagni , A Castle in Romagna) and (Elijahs Chair). A Castla in Romanie has been translated into… …   Wikipedia

  • Styx — /stɪks/ (say stiks) noun Classical Mythology a river of the lower world, over which the souls of the dead were ferried by Charon, and by which the gods swore their most solemn oaths …   Australian English dictionary

  • Styx — /stiks/, n. Class. Myth. a river in the underworld, over which the souls of the dead were ferried by Charon, and by which the gods swore their most solemn oaths. * * * In Greek mythology, a river of the underworld. The name comes from a Greek… …   Universalium

  • styx — (stiks ) s. m. 1°   Nom d une fontaine d Arcadie, fameuse par le froid extrême de ses eaux, qui étaient mortelles, disait on, pour ceux qui en buvaient. 2°   Fleuve qui, selon la mythologie, coulait aux enfers ; les dieux juraient par le Styx, et …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • sticks, the — [stɪks] noun [plural] informal an area far from a town or city …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • evangelistics —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷stiks, tēks noun plural but singular in construction : the science of the propagation of Christianity …   Useful english dictionary

  • germanistics — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷stiks, tēks noun plural but singular in construction Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: German Germanistik, from Germanist + ik ics : germanics …   Useful english dictionary

  • pyrognostics — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷stiks noun plural but singular or plural in construction : the characteristics (as the degree of fusibility or the flame coloration) of a mineral observed by the use of the blowpipe * * * /puy reuhg nos tiks/, n.pl. those properties …   Useful english dictionary

  • big sticks — /ˈbɪg stɪks/ (say big stiks) plural noun Colloquial (in Australian Rules) the goal posts: he s dobbed it through the big sticks …   Australian English dictionary

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