Proconsul


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Related to Proconsul: Dryopithecus, Sivapithecus
An extinct genus of primates that lived in African rainforests 23 million to 17 million years ago during the Miocene epoch
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Rodriguez Neila explora la red de relaciones del Estado romano con las distintas comunidades beticas, que se vieron fortalecidas con la creacion de instituciones como el concilium provinciae, instrumentos de control sobre la labor del propio proconsul, pero tambien de integracion y cooperacion.
"Un nuevo epigrama griego de Cordoba: ?Arriano de Nicomedia, Proconsul de Betica?", en LAIN ENTRALGO (ed.), Estudios sobre la obra de Americo Castro, pp.
A University of Rhode Island anthropologist, along with colleagues from an international team of scientists, has discovered definitive evidence of the environment inhabited by the early ape Proconsul on Rusinga Island, Kenya.
Ei consuli pater proconsul obuiman in equo uehens uenit neque descendere uoluit, quod pater erat, et, quod inter eos sciebant maxima concordia conuenire, lictores non ausi sunt descendere iubere.
Recently, Google doodled Mary Leakey - the British archaeologist and anthropologist who discovered the first fossilized Proconsul (an extinct ape believed to be ancestral to humans) skull.
He declaimed and then distributed a witty tour de force in his own defense before the proconsul and a court of magistrates convened in Sabratha, near Tripoli.
"The proconsul is an intelligent man and wishes to engage you in conversation.
In the Book of the Acts of the Apostles, Chapter 13, we find a very powerful and fiery speech of Paul in which he condemns a certain Bar-Jesus, also called Elymas, a magician, who was standing in the way of the Proconsul Sergius Paulus, who wanted to hear the Word of God and turn towards the faith which was being proclaimed by Paul.
The complication is that Norma's lover is the Roman proconsul Pollione (Luis Chapa), who is also father of her two sons.
Ejercio su poder durante mas de una decada como proconsul de la embajada de Estados Unidos en la ciudad de Mexico, dirigiendo y coordinando operaciones encubiertas de espionaje al mismo tiempo que mantenia en su nomina a los presidentes mexicanos Adolfo Lopez Mateos, Gustavo Diaz Ordaz y Luis Echeverria.
Su mando sobre Nuevo Leon, Coahuila y Tamaulipas lo convirtio en verdadero proconsul del norte.
His tenure as France's proconsul in North Africa was marked with passive-aggressive resistance to German pressure for resources and manpower and foot-dragging against the collaborationists who were his nominal superiors in Vichy.