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Definition of the noun Angra

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Angra is a genus of Cydnidae, described by Schumacher in 1913.

Angra is a genus of Carnoyidae, described by Travassos in 1929.

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Angra is a Brazilian metal band known for its symphonic interludes, highly technical instrumental playing and Brazilian regional elements.

Phrases with Angra

  1. Pellicia Angra Axina
  2. Ytu Angra
  3. Genus Angra
  4. Gobio Angra
  5. Labeo angra
  6. Alpaida angra
  7. Mellana Angra
  8. Cyprinus Angra
  9. Pellicia angra
  10. Scaphydra Angra
  11. Sergiella Angra
  12. Hydroscapha Angra
  13. Paracerceis angra
  14. Species Ytu Angra
  15. Species Gobio Angra
  16. Species Labeo Angra
  17. Pellicia Angra Angra
  18. species Alpaida angra
  19. Species Mellana Angra
  20. Species Cyprinus Angra

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Angra

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Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopædia Conducted by David Brewster, with the Assistance of Gentlemen Eminent in Science and Literature (1832)

Angra is the seat of a bishop, and has some handsome churches, particularly that of the Cordeliers, and four monasteries, with as many nunneries. The bay on which the town stands is the most convenient harbour in all the Azores, and is ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

Angra is the seat of a bishop, and has some handsome churches, particularly that of the Cordeliers, and four monasteries with as many nunneries. The bay on which the town stands is the most convenient harbour in all the Azores, and is ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

Angra is the seat of a bishop, and has some handsome churches, particularly that of the Cordeliers, and four...

Google previewModern Geography (1817)

A Description of the Empires, Kingdoms, States, and Colonies; with the Oceans, Seas, and Isles; in All Parts of the World: Including the Most Recent Discoveries, and Political Alterations. Digested on a New Plan by John Pinkerton, Nicolle de La Croix, John Pond

Angra is a bishopric, with some handsome churches, particularly that of the Cordeliers ; and there are two other monasteries, and four nunneriesi';. ' Terceras' and Azores are of the same import. Tercera is the Tiercel of our falconry. (Nola mm~ ...

Google previewBrookes's General Gazetteer Improved (1806)

Or, A New and Compendious Geographical Dictionary; Containing a Description of the Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, Cities ... &c. in the Known World. With the Government, Customs, Manners, and Religion of the Inhabitants, the Extent, Boundaries, and Natural Productions of Each Country ... and the Various Events by which They Have Been Distinguished. Including a Detail of the Counties, Cities, Boroughs, Market-towns, and Principal Villages, in Great Britain and Ireland: Together with a Succinct Account Of, at Least, Seven Hundred Cities, Towns, and Villages in the United States ... by Richard Brookes

Angra is the capital. Terchiz, or Terhiz, a town of Persia, in the province of Chorasan, 120 miles WN W of Herat. Lon.

Google previewThe Globe Pronouncing Gazetteer of the World (1884)

Descriptive and Statistical, with Etymological Notices, Being a Geographical Dictionary for Popular Use, with Thirty-two Maps

Angra is the cap. of Terceira and also of the whole group. Azov, Sea of, az'ov, an extensive lagoon in the S. of European Russia. It communicates with the Black Sea by the Strait of Enikale or Kertch. Baden, Grand-Duchy of, bd'den, a state of ...

Google previewBrazil Adventure Guide (2008)

by John Waggoner

Angra is the most crowded and industrialized city, without a lot of natural beauty, but there are some very good resorts at isolated beaches, scuba diving and scenic boat trips. This is also the main point of departure to the islands. The most ...

Google previewPantologia (1819)

A New Cabinet Cyclopaedia, Comprehending a Complete Series of Essays, Treatises, and Systems, Alphabetically Arranged...

Angra is the capital.

Google previewA Universal Gazetteer (1836)

Or, Geographical Dictionary. Founded on the Works of Brookes and Walker by George Landmann

Angra is the capital, and ...

Google previewIntroduction and Europe (1822)

by Thomas Myers

Angra is the chief port, and is more convenient than that of Ponta del Gada. FAYAL is the most frequented, and its harbour is the best in the Azores. Its appearance and prospects are the same as those of Tercera. Pilla de Horta is the chief town ...

Google previewOliver and Boyd's pronouncing gazetteer of the world (1881)

by Oliver and Boyd messrs

Angra is the cap. of Terceira and also of the whole group. Azov, Sea of, az'ov, an extensive lagoon in the S. of European Russia. It communicates with the Black Sea by the Strait of Enikale or Kertch. Baalbec, b&l'btk, anc. Bdiopolis (city of the ...

Google previewThe Treasury of Knowledge, and Library of Reference ... (1834)

by Lyman Cobb

Angra is the cap.

Google previewThe General Gazetteer ... Illustrated by eight maps ... The fifteenth edition, with considerable additions and improvements (1815)

by Richard BROOKES (M.D.)

Angra is the capital, and the seat of government for all the island', Terchiz, or Ter/ bis, a town of Perfia, in the province of Chorasan, r zomwsw Herat. Lon. 57 25 II, lat. 35 5 N. Tcreþ, or Terii, a town of Ruffia, in the government of Caucasin, near ...

Google previewThe Churchman (1896)

Angra is the capital city of the island of Terceira.

Google previewThe Illustrated London News (1844)

'Although Angra is the best town in the islands, it contains fewer English residents than any of the others The place is well fortified ; there is a line of forts along the sea-wall; the Castle of St. Sebastian is strong, and there is a citadel placed on ...

Google previewA World Religions Reader (2009)

by Ian S. Markham

It is called Angra Mainyu (Hostile Spirit) and according to Bun- dahishn (Original Creation), creation involves struggle. The point is that we are constantly called to vigilance. 154 zoroastrianism The Zoroastrian Mind World-Views 9.

Google previewThe Universal Gazetteer; Or, Dictionary of Descriptive and Physical Geography (1862)

Comp. from the Most Recent Authorities ... by James Bryce

Angra is the scat of government. The ignorance, bigotry, and state of morality of all classes are deplorable ; and the lower orders live in great poverty and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Sacred Language of All Scriptures and Myths (Routledge Revivals) (2016)

by G Gaskell

The desire-mind (Angra Mainyush) is the great creator of this illusory principle, and it is only after it has fully functioned and disappeared, that the planes below it which have been used for the evolution of righteousness, can be said to be ...

Google previewA Geographical Dictionary, Or Universal Gazetteer (1817)

Ancient and Modern ... by Joseph Emerson Worcester

Angra ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Asian Mythology (2001)

by David Leeming

Central to Zoroaster's work is the belief in an essential dualism in the universe, represented by the Wise Lord Ahura Mazda and the evil Angra Mainyu (see Angra Mainyu). Eventually many myths developed around the life of the prophet.

Google previewWar and Religion: An Encyclopedia of Faith and Conflict [3 volumes] (2017)

by Jeffrey M. Shaw Ph.D., Timothy J. Demy Ph.D.

The creative force of Ahura Mazda, presented as Spenta Mainyu, “Holy Spirit” in the Gathas, is opposed to Angra Mainyu,“Angry (or Evil) Spirit,” who is held responsible for introducing all the evil, pollution, pain, illness, and death that afflict ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures (2012)

by Theresa Bane

Variations: Angra Mainu, Angra Mainya, Angru Mainyu, AHRIMAN, Ako Mainyu Angra Mainyu's name in Avestan, the language of Zoroastrian scripture, translates to mean “destructive one,” “destructive spirit,” or “fiendish spirit.” A spirit of evil ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

ANGRA, a city of Terceira, and the capital of the Azores, and the residence of the governor. It is seated on the south side, on the edge of the sea. The harbour is of the form of a crescent, the extremities of which are defended by two high rocks, ...

Google previewReligious Celebrations: An Encyclopedia of Holidays, Festivals, Solemn Observances, and Spiritual Commemorations [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Holidays, Festivals, Solemn Observances, and Spiritual Commemorations by J. Gordon Melton

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Small photo of ANGRA DO HEROISMO, AZORES, PORTUGAL - JUNE 22, 2017: Street decor for upcoming Sanjoaninas festivities in Angra do Heroismo city on Azorean island of Terceira, Portugal.Small photo of ANGRA DO HEROISMO, AZORES, PORTUGAL - JUNE 24, 2017: Beach and marina in Angra do Heroismo city, located of Azorean island of Terceira, Portugal.Small photo of ANGRA DO HEROISMO, AZORES, PORTUGAL - JUNE 22, 2017: Large Monument to the Bull, artwork by Renato Costa e Silva, installed in 2011 near the bullfighting arena in Angra do Heroismo, on Terceira islandSmall photo of ANGRA DO HEROISMO, AZORES, PORTUGAL - JUNE 23, 2017: Outdoor pool and buildings of Terceira Mar Hotel, which is located in Angra do Heroismo, on Azorean island of Terceira.Small photo of ANGRA DO HEROISMO, AZORES, PORTUGAL - AUGUST 25, 2017: Obelisk in honor of King Pedro IV in Alto da Memoria, in the historic center of Angra do Heroismo city, located on island of Terceira, Portugal.Small photo of ANGRA DO HEROISMO, AZORES, PORTUGAL - JUNE 23, 2017: Traditional evening parade of Sanjoaninas (St. John) festivities on main street of Angra do Heroismo city on Azorean island of Terceira, Portugal.Small photo of ANGRA DO HEROISMO, AZORES, PORTUGAL - JUNE 22, 2017: Numerous color strips tied to wooden frames, a seasonal decor at promenade of Angra do Heroismo city on Azorean island of Terceira, Portugal. More...

Scrabble value of A1N1G2R1A1

The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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