Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Thing (assembly)

  Thing (assembly) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The thing was the assembly of the free men of a country, province or a hundred (hundare/härad/herred).
The thing met at regular intervals, legislated, elected chieftains and kings, and judged according to the law, which was memorized and recited by the "law speaker" (the judge).
The assembly of the thing was typically held at a specially designated place, often a field or common, like þingvellir, the old location of the Icelandic Thing.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Thing_(assembly)   (888 words)

 Legal Definition of Thing
Things public, res publicae, the property of which was in the state, and their use common to all the members of it, as navigable rivers, ways, bridges, harbors, banks, and the right of fishing.
Things sacred were those which were duly and publicly consecrated by the priests, as churches, their ornaments, etc. Things religious were those places which became so by burying in them a dead body, even though no consecration of these spots by a priest had taken place.
Things sanct were those which by certain reverential awe arising from their nature, something augmented by religious ceremonies, were guarded and defended from the injuries of men; such were the gates and walls of a city, offences against which were capitally punished.
www.lectlaw.com /def2/t024.htm   (632 words)

 Gamall Steinn - Other Text - Du Chaillu (The Thing)
When we say that the Thing was the assembly of the people, we must qualify the expression, for only bœndr (or free men) who owned land had a voice in the deliberations.
The Thing, from the time it was opened until it was dissolved, was during pagan times under the protection of the gods.
The resolutions taken at the Thing were finally confirmed by the vápnatak (weapon-taking), for, as we know, the thingmen during the deliberations put away their weapons, and by again taking them up and shaking them they declared matters settled and the Thing dissolved.
gamall-steinn.org /text/other-dc3.htm   (2860 words)

The first thing is to accept the truth, and the truth is that there is a habitation of God upon the earth, and the Holy Spirit dwells in it, notwithstanding all the corruption.
He has two things to maintain, and in fact it is on either of these that all the variances have arisen between Christians.
We now see that the assembly, as in the hands of man, is in ruins, yet each true heart has a zeal for His house, and knowing that `` holiness becometh thy house, O LORD, for ever,`` he seeks that a corner at least of it should be fit for the Lord.
home.earthlink.net /~mpeever/jbs/Volume1/node7.html   (4417 words)

 Plymouth Brethren: The Assembly of God   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
There are many things adopted and practised in the National Establishment and other Protestant communities, which have no sanction in the word; and when the shrewd and intelligent defenders of popery have called attention to these things, and demanded authority for them the weakness of mere protestantism has been strikingly apparent.
It is one thing to occupy divine ground, and another thing to carry ourselves properly thereon; and while it is perfectly right to judge our practice by our principles, yet truth is truth for all that, and we may rest assured that the devil hates the truth which characterises the assembly.
Things must be in a miserably low state in any assembly when hearts are not thus detected and exposed.
plymouthbrethren.org /page.asp?page_id=734   (11490 words)

 Online Etymology Dictionary
cosa "thing," from L. causa "judicial process, lawsuit, case;" L. res "affair, thing," also "case at law, cause." Old sense is preserved in second element of hustings and in Icelandic Althing, the nation's general assembly.
Phrase do your thing "follow your particular predilection," though associated with hippie-speak of 1960s is attested from 1841.
Used colloquially since 1602 to indicate things the speaker can't name at the moment, often with various meaningless suffixes, e.g.
www.etymonline.com /index.php?term=thing   (161 words)

 ASATRU FOLK ASSEMBLY - Regional Thing '98   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
I awoke early the next morning and scuffled from bed (at a motel) to the Thing grounds.
Unfortunately, I missed the Viking Games, and a lot of other things, but I had to go-my ride was leaving (mother).
I may have missed out on the last 24 hours of the Thing, but I had enough fun to last me till the up-coming Althing.
www.runestone.org /rted.html   (823 words)

 Bin's On-Line Dictionary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
[thorn]ing a thing, cause, assembly, judicial assembly; akin to [thorn]ingan to negotiate, [thorn]ingian to reconcile, conciliate, D. ding a thing, OS.
thing thing, assembly, judicial assembly, G. ding a thing, formerly also, an assembly, court, Icel.
Note: Thing was used in a very general sense in Old English, and is still heard colloquially where some more definite term would be used in careful composition.
language.bin.org /ref/dict?t=thing   (326 words)

Here also are still to be seen the rock on which he dried his clothes, and the place where he converted the wicked dragon.[3] The rock is fourteen cubits high, and more than twenty broad, with one side of it smooth.
The spot where such a thing has happened is-- Rebecca (folding up her work).
It is a coolie disease from Sumatra--a thing that the Dutch know more about than we, though they have made little of it up to date.
www.cooldictionary.com /words/Thing.word   (498 words)

 Ting - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the old Scandinavian governing assembly, see Thing (assembly).
Ting is produced under license by Cott Beverages.
Ting is also a local word in Caribbean nations and the Bahamas corresponding to the word “Thing(s)”.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ting   (163 words)

The next thing is, that as you walk up the aisle, right before you there is what is called the communion table, where the clergy only are allowed to be, and no one else.
Even if a stranger come into the assembly, he should hear the word of God there, and `` the secrets of his heart are made manifest; and so falling down on his face he will worship God, and report that God is in you of a truth,`` 1 Corinthians 14:25.
There is one thing more I have to say on this:`` That thou mayest know how thou oughtest to behave thyself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God.
home.earthlink.net /~mpeever/jbs/Volume1/node14.html   (4398 words)

 Matt's 1973 VW Thing Restoration
The Thing has been moved to dry storage, awaiting the go-ahead for phase 2 of restoration.
Assembly is underway, and will be complete in the next series.
Matt's Thing is then given a coat of high-build primer to provide a smooth finish.
www.nevintage.com /73thing.htm   (416 words)

 thing - Wiktionary
thing (plural: things; diminutives: thingy / thingie, thingo [Aus])
That which is considered to exist as a separate entity, quality or concept.
In Scandinavian countries, a legislative or judicial assembly.
en.wiktionary.org /wiki/thing   (121 words)

We can instruct the compiler to insert the code of a function into the code of its callers, to the point where actually the call is to be made.
Inline assembly is important primarily because of its ability to operate and make its output visible on C variables.
Constraints can say whether an operand may be in a register, and which kinds of register; whether the operand can be a memory reference, and which kinds of address; whether the operand may be an immediate constant, and which possible values (ie range of values) it may have....
www.ibiblio.org /gferg/ldp/GCC-Inline-Assembly-HOWTO.html   (3977 words)

 J!NX Forums - Assembly n00bs
Code written in assembly is about 1/3th the size of the code written in C and from 1/10 or more the size of code written in C++.
now...because c, as well as c++ is compiled to assembly, it is then arguable that the reduction to a base state reduces the entire argument of c/c++ vs. assembly.
The ONLY thing an HLL does is provide a symbolic layer that is predefined so that the code can be moved from one system to another and be compiled for that system with little or no modification.
www.jinx.com /forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=27813   (4249 words)

 [No title]
Whatever be the object of that assembly, it is most certainly not to provide salvation for its members, since all of its members are saved before they enter it at all.
Hence, his intense opposition is unleashed on the assembly as a whole, and on each local expression wherever it may happen to exist.
Let no one imagine, while we contend for the truth of God’s assembly, that we are ignorant and forgetful of the dangers and trials to which the assembly is exposed.
www.seekersofchrist.org /Body/Ecclesia2.htm   (4199 words)

 Asatru Folk Assembly   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The important thing is to ensure that the other organic parts of our tribal structure are also well developed, balancing the leader's influence with that of an informed folk.
To break the peace of the thing was blasphemy and violators were liable to severe punishment by law.
A proposed rex could be either accepted or rejected by the thing, depending on his or her merit and on the powers of the ruler to convince the freemen.
www.runestone.org /flash/tribes/tribe_1.html   (2497 words)

 BBC NEWS | Wales | Iraq protesters halt assembly debate
A woman protester was carried from the chamber, while a man in his fifties put up such a struggle that it took three assembly and police officers to remove him.
Alun Pugh, AM for Clwyd West said: "Security measures are in place to stop firearms and weapons into the assembly but today's incident must not be allowed to turn the assembly into a fortress.
The protesters were held in a small room next to the assembly's committee rooms after they were removed from the chamber.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/wales/2377433.stm   (539 words)

 AlThings-Past, Present and Future
The Thing is defined by The Dictionary of Northern Mythology as "The legislative and executive assembly of free men in Germanic antiquity...In the free state of Iceland the Althing was the latter day successor of the Germanic Thing and was a proper legislative and jurisdictional parliament...."
Also, the Thing was the proper place to present a young man with his weapons, a public recognition of his manhood.
Once you entered the Thing boundary, you were bound by tribal law to respect the proceedings and conduct yourself in such a way that lent dignity and decorum to the proceedings.
asatru.org /althings.html   (1875 words)

 Chapter Thickbill <i>to</i> Think of T by Webster's Dictionary (1913 Edition)
In the old style, thine was commonly shortened to thi (thy) when used attributively before words beginning with a consonant; now, thy is used also before vowels.
Thine is often used absolutely, the thing possessed being understood.
þing a thing, cause, assembly, judicial assembly; akin to þingan to negotiate, þingian to reconcile, conciliate, D. ding a thing, OS.
www.bibliomania.com /2/3/257/1211/24303/5.html   (382 words)

 GameDev.net - Win32 Assembly Part 1
If you are already familiar with assembly language in the windows platform, you may want to skip this section.
The final thing that I need to inform you about is the high level syntax that MASM provides.
Another thing that may help you is to story board or flow chart the game on a piece of paper or your computer.
www.gamedev.net /reference/articles/article789.asp   (2313 words)

 Introduction to .NET Assemblies - DotNet Zone - DNzone.COM
Global assembly cache is nothing but a special disk folder where all the shared assemblies will be kept.
If you change the original assembly the changed version will be considered compatible with existing one if the major and minor versions of both the assemblies match.
When the client application requests assembly the requested version number is matched against available versions and the version matching major and minor version numbers and having most latest build and revision number are supplied.
www.dnzone.net /go?698   (1223 words)

 Advisory Opinions 98-002
Therefore, a donation to the fund is a thing of value for purposes of R.C. A determination that the donation is a thing of value does not end the inquiry; a thing of value must also be substantial and improper to be prohibited.
Regarding the nature of the thing, a definite and particular pecuniary benefit which is not nominal or de minimis is considered "substantial" for purposes of R.C. 102.03(D), (E), and (F).
Regarding the source of the thing of value, acceptance or solicitation of a thing of value is prohibited from a party that is doing or seeking to do business with, or regulated by, the General Assembly.
www.jlec-olig.state.oh.us /OPINION/A98-002.html   (1046 words)

 FanFiction.Net : Dictionary & Thesaurus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
[1913 Webster] I have a thing in prose.
[1913 Webster] Note: Thing was used in a very general sense in Old English, and is still heard colloquially where some more definite term would be used in careful composition.
[1913 Webster] Hearkening his minstrels their things play.
www.fanfiction.net /dictionary.php?word=thing   (427 words)

 Design and Implementation of CBR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The definition of the assembly domain allows us to do this, since each assembly is completely planned before moving on to the next assembly.
If a plan is found that matches both assembly and attributes, then the plan is dynamically inserted by making the task list from this method condition equal to the value of the last plan obtained.
Each assembly can have multiple pairs of attributes and plans, but only one plan for every set of attributes for a given assembly.
www.mcs.drexel.edu /~ulsilva/docs/design.htm   (1174 words)

 Silver Ring Thing - What's the Public School Assembly Program?
By weaving inspiration with information, the students are challenged to make the positive choices that will make abstinence a reality in their lives.
The SRT assembly is a great "stand alone" program or an ideal addition to any existing health curriculum or abstinence program.
If you are interested in obtaining more information regarding the Silver Ring Thing or have any questions, feel free to e-mail us at info@silverringthing.com.
www.silverringthing.com /school.html   (297 words)

 Interview: Front Line Assembly
JR: Front Line Assembly was in the Bay Area in September 1989, about 14 months ago.
When I was there, we just started kidding about the old days [Bill was an original member of Skinny Puppy, as "Wilhelm Schroder"], and we thought it might be fun to do a real hard-driving electro album again, so we put in a couple of quick calls to Jim [Nash] at Wax Trax.
The other projects all fall into the category of "things to do when it's raining outside." For me, Front Line Assembly is the most important thing right now.
kzsu.stanford.edu /eklein/intervw/fla5.html   (1919 words)

 Assembly Language Windows Applications   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
That "grande finale" sound — reministent of the THX sound — is generated by a 36-operator, 18-voice, polyphonic, frequency modulation (FM) sound effects synthesizer that I created in software just for the purpose.
Even though Assembly Language programming seems to be a lost and dying art, the Web is chock full of interesting and useful resources.
"The Art of Assembly Language Programming" is a textbook on machine organization and assembly language programming developed and written by Randall Hyde for his CS264 (Assembly Language Programming) course at Cal Poly Pomona and US Riverside.
grc.com /smgassembly.htm   (1214 words)

 Thing: a multiplayer falling blocks game   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
10 a : a mild obsession or phobia thing about driving>; also : the object of such an obsession or phobia b : something (as an activity) that makes a strong appeal to the individual :
I believe I've fixed things so the server will stay up now.
Note: if these changes don't seem to be working, make sure you do a "shift-reload" from the "play" browser window to update the client code in your browser's cache.
thing.indirect.com   (640 words)

 That Youth Thing® provides worship, resources and motivation for youth and youth leaders
Our two sons, Will and Parker, are as different as night and day, white and fl, the winning Carolina Panthers and the losing "fill in the latest victim's name here." And we've come to count on their differences to plan our days.
Registration is underway for That Youth Thing's 2 Summer Craves in 2006.
TYT founder Paul Jenkins has resigned his position in the local church to travel full-time and speak to youth groups and churches...
www.thatyouththing.com   (475 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.