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Who is Elai?
Elai was a bodyguard for King Zhou during the Shang Dynasty of ancient China. He was an ancestor of Feizi, the founder of the state of Qin. According to the Records of the Grand Historian by Sima Qian, Elai was known for his immense physical strength.
- also known as E Lai
Elai is a fictional character from the 2012 film Last Calls.
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A lexicon to Æschylus (1843)
by William Linwood
xuvog o ra- Xag ayoog elai S.c.T. 1057. sc. will ...
by Elizabeth Kowaleski-Wallace
Elai. n. e. Well known for heredition ofNew French Feminisms (with Isabelle de Courtivron), Elaine Marks has been an instrumental contributor to feministtheory throughherwork with French feminismsand lesbian literary criticism.
Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789-2002 (2003)
by John R. Vile
For Further Reading: Katz, Elai. 1996. “On Amending Constitutions: The Legality and Legitimacy of Constitutional Entrenchment.” Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems 29 (Winter): ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis].
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
Fats are compounds of a solid and a liquid substance ; the former called stearine, the latter resembling vegetable oil, and therefore called elai'ne. When fat is treated with a hot ley of potash, or soda, the constituents react on one another, so as ...
by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe
A solid isomerie modification of oleic acid obtained by the action of nitrous acid upon olive oil, saponifying the glyceride (elai'din) so formed, and decomposing the salt by hydrochloric or sulphuric acid. May also be obtained by the action of ...
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Scrabble value of E1L1A1I1
The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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