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  Basileus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The word "basileus" is written as "qa-si-re-u" and its original meaning was "chieftain" (in one particular tablet the chieftain of the guild of bronzesmiths is referred to as "qa-si-re-u").
In classical times the use of "basileus" was limited to the very few states that never abolished the hereditary royal office in favor of democratic or oligarchic rule: namely the two hereditary Kings of Sparta (who served as joint commanders of the army), the Kings of Macedon and Epirus, various kings of "barbaric" (i.e.
At the time of the Byzantine Empire, "basileus" assumed the meaning of "emperor" and was used by the Byzantine Emperors from the reign of Justinian II onwards, when official usage of Latin in coinage and state documents was gradually replaced by Greek.
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 Basileus -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This signifies that a ruling Greek "basileus" had to be an heir of a long-standing, legitimate (A sequence of powerful leaders in the same family) dynasty.
The female counterpart is "basilissa" ((The wife or widow of a king) Queen), meaning both a (A female sovereign ruler) Queen regnant (such as (additional info and facts about Cleopatra VII of Egypt) Cleopatra VII of Egypt) and a (The wife of a reigning king) Queen consort.
Eventually a compromise was reached, whereby Charlemagne was to be recognised as "Emperor Augustus of the (A smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll) Franks and the (A member of a Germanic people who invaded northern Italy in the 6th century) Lombards", but not "of the Romans".
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/ba/basileus.htm   (748 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Basileus
Basileus (Greek Βασιλεύς - also pronounced vasilefs or vasilias) means "king".
King of Kings or some literal parallel in various languages is a lofty title that has been used by several monarchies in history, and in many cases the literal title meaning King of Kings, especially in the case of Semitic languages is conventionally (usually inaccurately) rendered as Emperor.
A view of the Acropolis of Athens during the Ottoman period, showing the buildings which were removed at the time of independence The history of Athens is the longest of any city in Europe: Athens has been continuously inhabited for at least 3,000 years.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Basileus   (2610 words)

  
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During the administration of the sixth Grand Basileus, Clarence F. Holmes, the fraternity's first official hymn, "Omega Men Draw Nigh", was written by Otto Bohannon.
Harold K. Thomas, the eighth Grand Basileus, was elected at the 1920 Nashville Grand Conclave.
Grand Basileus Moses C. Norman, Sr., elected at the 1984 Louisville Grand Conclave, appointed a committee to review the structure and operations of the fraternity as a means of future focus.
www.utc.edu /StudentOrgs/OmegaPsiPhi/history.html   (1740 words)

  
 History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Edgar Love was elected as the third Grand Basileus in 1912 and served until 1915.
Grand Basileus Hall authorized the establishment of Gamma Chapter in Boston, Massachusetts.
Raymond G. Robinson, the seventh Grand Basileus, established Delta Chpter in Nashville, Tennessee in 1919.
www.geocities.com /ke_omegamen/History.html   (1673 words)

  
 basileus
This is the first issue of basileus, a non-profit electronic journal based at the University of Helsinki, Finland, published semiannually in March and in September, and dedicated to philosophical perspectives to law.
And lastly, journals that involve law like thémis have very little to do with the subject matters that basileus is supposed to be about, that is, the philosophy of law.
I am grateful beyond words to all who have donated their wisdom and their precious time, and I hope that basileus will eventually be able to live up to your expectations.
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 Basileus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Date "basileus" was first used in popular English literature: sometime before 1823.
"Basileus" is generally used as a noun (common) -- approximately 100.00% of the time.
"Basileus" is used about 3 times out of a sample of 100 million words spoken or written in English.
www.websters-online-dictionary.org /ba/basileus.html   (474 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Basil of Amasea
In St. Jerome's Latin version of the Chronicle of Eusebius the statement occurs under the 275th Olympiad (A.D. 321-324) that Basileus, Bishop of Amasea in Pontus, suffered martyrdom in the reign of Licinius [ed.
Athanasius mentions the great Basileus of Pontus among the bishops of the early part of the fourth century who held firmly to the like substance of the Son with the Father; the reference is evidently to the martyr-bishop of Amasea (Athan.
The Acts of the martyrdom of Basileus, supposedly written by an eyewitness, a presbyter named Johannes, are not authentic and the narrative is entirely legendary.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/02329d.htm   (318 words)

  
 Basileus basileon, or, The regality of Jesus Christ, King of Zion opened, vindicated, advanced in a sermon preached at ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Basileus basileon, or, The regality of Jesus Christ, King of Zion opened, vindicated, advanced in a sermon preached at St. Maries, Oxon, Jun. 26, 1659 (in MARION)
Basileus basileon, or, The regality of Jesus Christ, King of Zion opened, vindicated, advanced in a sermon preached at St. Maries, Oxon, Jun. 26, 1659
Basileus basileon, or, The regality of Jesus Christ, King of Zion opened, vindicated, advanced in a sermon preached at St. Maries, Oxon, Jun. 26, 1659 [microform].
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 Spirituality & Health: Movie Review: The Basileus Quartet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
When the first violinist of the Basileus Quartet dies, the remaining members of the group, all middle-aged bachelors, decide to separate for a while to experience the "real" world outside of Beethoven, Schubert and Ravel.
After Eduardo "Edo" Morelli, a young violin virtuoso, auditions with a superb performance, the Basileus Quartet is reborn.
The Basileus Quartet is an engaging film about the different cycles in men's lives and the regrets that often accompany middle age.
www.spiritualityhealth.com /newsh/items/moviereview/item_8858.html   (236 words)

  
 About Omega Psi Phi
Grand Basileus at the Cleveland Grand Conclave in 1994.
Jordan’s administration was instrumental in combating litigation resulting from illegal hazing activities, thus keeping the fraternity’s infrastructure intact.
A special acknowledgement and tremendous appreciation are extended to Brother Edward J. Braynon, Jr., Past Grand Basileus, for authoring the original version of this Summary History.
www.rocklandques.com /about_omega_psi_phi.html   (2348 words)

  
 The Basileus' Power   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In light of Roderick's most noble promotion, I have decided it is time to place a summary of the basileus' power in the empire of Byzantium.
Yet as soon as the emperors weakened the patriarch asserted himself and ruled for the basileus.
The basileus should be someone we look up too, someone we identify ourselves with, and finally one of our own who is willing to die fighting along with us in our peril.
www.ancientsites.com /aw/Post/499088   (813 words)

  
 qhistory
Edgar A. Love became the first Grand Basileus, Cooper and Coleman were selected Grandkeeper of Records and Grandkeeper of Seals, respectively.
Edgar Love was elected as the third Grand Basileus in 1913 and served until 1915.
Grand Basileus Moses C. Norman, Sr., elected at the 1984 Louisville Grand Conclave, appointed a committee to review the structure and operations of the fraternity as a means of finance focus.
www.uab.edu /kdques/qhistory.html   (1807 words)

  
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The second was held in Louisville, Kentucky at which time Fannie O'Bannon became the grand basileus.
We have one dedicated, determined, and dependable sorority SISTER, Basileus Donna Yard, on the campus who is working hard in the name of Sigma Gamma Rho to be the untoppable, unstoppable sorority.
Soror Yard is being advised by another dedicated, determined, and dependable Sigma Gamma Rho, Eta Sigma graduate chapter sister, Soror Krystye Tatum (originally of the Nu Omicron chapter, Georgia Southern University).
www.geocities.com /CollegePark/Bookstore/8771   (345 words)

  
 Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Omicron Psi Chapter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Grand Basileus in 1912 and served until 1915.
was eventually established during the administration of the fifth Grand Basileus, James C. McMorries.
Harold K. Thomas, the eighth Grand Basileus, was elected at the
www.pitt.edu /~oppopsi/about.html   (1483 words)

  
 Basileus Corner
Thank-you for giving me the opportunity to serve you as Basileus of Xi Iota Omega Chapter.
Committees are encouraged to meet and committee reports are due to the Basileus (electronically) two weeks before the meeting.
Disclaimer: The content of this web site is not the responsibility of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Contact the Web Mistress if you have questions or concerns.
home.att.net /~xiiotaomega/BasileusCorner.html   (422 words)

  
 Anti Basileus Home Page
The password is available by calling the Basileus, Anti-Basileus, or Protocol Officer.
If you have problems feel free to call the Basileus or Anti-Basilesu.
The National Founder's Day was held January 14 - 17, 2005, in Atlanta, Georgia.
home.att.net /~xiiotaomega/AntiBasileus.html   (444 words)

  
 Inscriptions
BASILEUS MEGAS ARSAKHS QEOPATWR EUERGETHS EPIFANHS KAI FILELLHN
BASILEUS MEGAS ARSAKHS EPIFANHS DIKAIOS QEOS EUPATWR KAI FILELLHN
BASILEUS BASILEWN MEGAS ARSAKHS DIKAIOS KAI EPIFANHS QEOS EUPATWR FILELLHN
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 Soror Barbara C. Moore -- 22nd International Grand Basileus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Sorority's highest executive office, the term for the International Grand Basileus is four years.
At the end of her four year term, Moore will have the option to run for an additional two-year term.
As International Grand Basileus, Moore will lead the 100,000 predominately African American organization of women that comprise more than 600 Zeta chapters in the continental United States and abroad, in national community outreach services, public policy issues and governmental affairs.
www.zphibatlanticrgn.org /moore22.html   (376 words)

  
 Grand Basileus Speaks on Voter Registration
Grand Basileus George Grace Speaks on the Importance of Voter Registration in the 2004 Election
At a press conference to be held at the headquarters of the National Council of Negro Women,
The nine Greek letter sororities and fraternities enjoy broad and deep reach in all strata of African American society and their members are uniquely positioned to influence African Americans across the vast expanse of civic, professional religious and collegiate communities across the country.
www.alphaomegachapter.com /grandbasileusspeaks.htm   (216 words)

  
 Basileus Methuselah
He killed anyone or anything he came in contact with, deriving pleasure in it.
Indeed he had changed, and with that change he cast the name Elric away, taking the new name Basileus, a spin of the word Basilisk.
His gaze made people feel weak, insignifigent, and often paralyzed or petrified by the discolored lazy eye.
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 Ancient Greece: Athens
The power of the basileus slowly faded; underneath the basileus was a council of nobles, which were called the Areopagus, from the name of the hill on which they met.
In the eighth century BC, these nobles gradually became very wealthy, particularly off of the cash crops of wine and olive oil, both of which require great wealth to get started.
The next one hundred years would be politically and culturally dominated by Athens; the event that would catapult Athens to the center of the Greek world was the invasion of the Persians in 490 BC.
www.wsu.edu:8080 /~dee/GREECE/ATHENS.HTM   (1331 words)

  
 New Page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Coleman were elected the chapter's first Basileus, Keeper of Records, and Keeper of Seals, respectively.
On March 8, 1912, the previously submitted fraternity constitution was rejected by the Howard
Grand Basileus Moses C. Norman, Sr., elected at the 1984 Louisville Grand Conclave, appointed a
nupi-ques.org /History.htm   (1555 words)

  
 Encyclopedia online free   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
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Whence the amount of soil Carthaginians, asked development of the one, all the things you have Moreover, this city of Argos the Cuppe: So in countries give rise moments, whenever the Indian feast encyclopedia online free And yet slew Basileus.
Only when the lake is for one who is the magistrates, the home; help and smote him in the Shaw.
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 BGreek: Re: Jn 1:49, BASILEUS EI or EI hO BASILEUS?
BGreek: Re: Jn 1:49, BASILEUS EI or EI hO BASILEUS?
Re: Jn 1:49, BASILEUS EI or EI hO BASILEUS?
Th.M. thesis, "The Significance of the Anarthrous Predicate Nominative in
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Basileus: Evidence for Kingship in Geometric Greece (Classical Monograph) Robert Drews ISBN: 0300028318
Basileus: Evidence for Kingship in Geometric Greece (Classical Monograph)
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 OMEGA HISTORY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Brothers attended the 1961 Golden Anniversary Conclave in record numbers.
Thirteen of twenty-three former Grand Basileus were in attendance.
Young brothers had the once-in-a-life-time opportunity to mingle with some of the greatest fl men that America had produced.
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 pomomusings: Basileus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
But the bro is 6'8", so you know he's gonna have some sweet stuff to say.
He's here, living just down the hall from me. His blog is Basileus.
I only hope people will feel inpired to get a perspective from someone who lives just down the hall.
cleave.blogs.com /pomomusings/2004/09/basileus.html   (157 words)

  
 Vonones I (c. A.D. 8 - 12)
Note/ This coin is an over-strike on a tetradrachm of Phraataces and Musa (Sellwood type 58) clearly showing the under type bust of Phraataces on the obverse
Location/ this plaster cast of coin is in KHM Vienna
BASILEU[S] / ONWNHS / NEIKHSAS / ARTABANO[N] Photo/ by permission Classical Numismatic Group
www.parthia.com /vonones1.htm   (981 words)

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