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Daman, is a city and a municipal council in Daman district in the union territory of Daman & Diu, India.

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Google previewCyclopaedia of the Natural Sciences (1858)

by William Baird

Syriacus, the daman, is a native of Syria, Byrtu SyrfeMw— The Damon. Arabia, and Abyssinia, living in the months of caves or in the clefts of rocks. In Arabia and Syria it is called Daman Israel or Gannin Israel, Israel's sheep or lamb.

Google previewTransactions (1894)

by Institution of Mining Engineers (Great Britain)

Daman is a small tree used for pickaxe-handles, shafts, oars, etc., and is very tough and elastic. Baradudi is a yellowish timber, also largely used for pickaxe- handles. The timbers used for pick-handles, although inferior to American hickory , ...

Google previewEdible Gender, Mother-in-law Style, and Other Grammatical Wonders (2015)

Studies in Dyirbal, Yidin, and Warrgamay by R. M. W. Dixon

Gaya/daman is an established reciprocal pairing—see D above. It will now be useful to summarise the gender possibilities of Dyirbal kin terms, set out in table 4.1. Most relate to just one gender while others may occur with either gender ...

Google previewH.O. Pub (1920)

by United States. Hydrographic Office

Daman is an excellent place for small vessels to effect repairs if needful, the country being well stocked with timber. Many vessels of 500 to 900 tons burthen have been built in this river. Trade. — Mats and baskets of palm leaves and bamboo ...

Google previewThe West India Pilot (1898)

by Great Britain. Hydrographic Dept

DAMAN is a Portuguese town and settlement situated 14 miles north of Omergam, by whom it has been permanently occupied since 1558. The settlement, of 82 square miles, is composed of two distinct portions, Nagar Haveli , with an ...

Google previewOverlooking Nazareth (1997)

The Ethnography of Exclusion in Galilee by Dan Rabinowitz

Daman is a seasonal leasing arrangement by which an owner leases land to sharecroppers for a proportion of the yield. The contract can be extended for several seasons. 4 The map, first surveyed by the British in 1930 and revised in 1946, ...

Google previewJoseph's Bones (2007)

Understanding the Struggle Between God and Mankind in the Bible by Jerome M. Segal

A daman is a kind of hoofed sheep. 4. Richard Elliott Freedman suggests that this is an injunction.

Google previewIndex Geographicus Indicus (1881)

Being a List, Alphabetically Arranged, of the Principal Places in Her Majesty's Indian Empire, with Notes and Statements Statistical, Political, and Descriptive, of the Several Provinces and Administrations of the Empire, the Native States, Independent and Feudatory, Attached to and in Political Relationship with Each Other; and Orher Information Relating to India and the East by J. Frederick Baness

Daman is an excellent place for small vessels to remain at during the south-west monsoon and for the purpose of repair, the country being well-stocked with ship timber. Provisions and vegetables are cheap and plentiful. Daman was sacked ...

Google previewIllustrations of the Holy Scriptures, derived principally from the manners, customs, rites, traditions, forms of speech, antiquities, climate, and works of art and literature of the Eastern nations; embodying all that is valuable in the works of Harmer, Burder, Paxton, and Roberts, and the most celebrated oriental travellers; embracing also the subject of the fulfilment of prophecy, as exhibited by Keith and others ... Edited by Rev. G. Bush. [With plates.] (1839)

by George Bush

Bruce calls it, the asltkokn, the identity of this animat with the 5':haphan of the scriptures will instan' ly appear: “ The daman is a harmless creature, of the-same size and quality with ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh (2006)

by Om Gupta

Daman : Daman, also known as Damao, is an enclave on the western coast of India, surrounded by Valsad district of Gujarat on the north, east and south and the Arabian Sea to the west. The district has an area of 72 km2, and a population of ...

Google previewIndia Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic by Arnold P. Kaminsky, Roger D. Long Ph.D.

DAMAN AND DIU Daman and Diu is composed of two pieces of territory on ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

DAMALIS—DAMAN. enough that it produces disadvantageous results, if these arise only from doing what the party was justified in doing. D., therefore, may be sued for in respect of a crime involvin liability to criminal punishment. In general, D.

Google previewSomali-English and English-Somali Dictionary (1897)

by Évangéliste de Larajasse (père.)

Email, — ki, or daman. — ti, n., accomplishment, perfection. dan, m.n., direction, side. — ki ; daman (pl.) ; magalada dan- keda shishe, the other side of the town. dan,, drink (milk, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of European Imperialism (1991)

by James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle

Said El Mansour Cherkaoui DAMAN. Formerly known as Damao, Daman ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Sikhism (2014)

by Louis E. Fenech, W. H. McLeod


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