Gaspar

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Gaspar (New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus
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Usage

In literature:

It was at about sunset that they stopped and Gaspar, the guide, pointed to a spindle lava top against the sky.
"The Web of the Golden Spider" by Frederick Orin Bartlett
Don Gaspar de Luna, the redoubted governor of St. Blas and its "dependencies," bore the rank of colonel in the Spanish army.
"An Old Sailor's Yarns" by Nathaniel Ames
Alceste to the Yellow Sea, and of her Shipwreck in the Straits of Gaspar,' published in 1817.
"A Walk from London to Fulham" by Thomas Crofton Croker
The son of Gaspar Khan, our next neighbour, is dead.
"Journal of a Residence at Bagdad" by Anthony Groves
The trees of Gaspar Poussin.
"Modern Painters Volume I (of V)" by John Ruskin
Read what Father Gaspar de San Augustin says.
"Friars and Filipinos" by Jose Rizal
Father Fray Gaspar de San Guillermo, of Villanueva Messia.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 41 of 55, 1691-1700" by Various
One man who refused, Gaspare Calovanich, they flayed alive!
"The Shores of the Adriatic" by F. Hamilton Jackson
BARTHIUS, Gaspar, a voluminous author, ii.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Isaac Disraeli
PAIVA, Gaspar de, at capture of Malacca, 101.
"Rulers of India: Albuquerque" by Henry Morse Stephens
Don Gaspar; but of what family, and from what part of Spain, no one can tell.
"Olla Podrida" by Frederick Marryat
Boldizsar was soon on the spot, also his brother Gaspar with all his family.
"St. Peter's Umbrella" by Kálmán Mikszáth
My Gaspar, my Gaspar!
"The Sun Maid" by Evelyn Raymond
He was succeeded in his see by the inquisitor-general, Gaspar Quiroga.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 4" by Various
The venta of Sarria was kept by a nephew of Gaspar's, the octroi man, one recently come to the district.
"The Firebrand" by S. R. Crockett
The choice of the court fell upon a lawyer, Gaspar de Torres.
"The History of Cuba, vol. 1" by Willis Fletcher Johnson
Gaspar Mozara drew a chair up to face his host, and threw himself into it with an oath.
"The Princess Galva" by David Whitelaw
It were better we had perished, Gaspar!
"The Infidel, Vol. I." by Robert Montgomery Bird
Thou art very much changed, Gaspar.
"The Infidel, Vol. II." by Robert Montgomery Bird
Another considerable painter, though less known, was Gaspare Gasparrini, of Macerata.
"The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 2 (of 6)" by Luigi Antonio Lanzi
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In poetry:

Three Kings came riding from far away,
Melchior and Gaspar and Baltasar;
Three Wise Men out of the East were they,
And they travelled by night and they slept by day,
For their guide was a beautiful, wonderful star.
"The Three Kings. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In news:

Gaspar's 325 Bank St New London 860 440-3663.
David Garland also presents some music to calm down to, by Pedro Soler & Gaspar Claus, Mark Eitzel, and Willets + Sakamoto.
Gaspar Campo Seco Ros struck and killed.
Margate Police are looking for the hit and run driver who struck and killed Gaspar Campo Seco Ros in a Honda similar to the one pictured here ( Margate Police, courtesy / October 29, 2012 ).
Gaspar Noé's steely-eyed 1998 feature I Stand Alone was like a French Taxi Driver — only 22 years bleaker.
The resort introduced new Executive Chef Greg Gaspar recently as Chef Bryan Ashlock moved on to Kauai after 30 years with Starwood Hawaii.
Gaspar Huerta Sep 16, 2009.
Dan Gaspar Teams Up With Kutsher's.
Knights of Columbus Council 608 of Tiffin and St Francis Gaspar Council of New Riegel 10749 are sponsoring a food give-away at 9 am Nov 10.
Cypriot Finance Minister Vassos Shiarly (L), Spanish Finance Minister Luis De Guindos (C) and Portuguese Finance Minister Vitor Gaspar (R) talk prior an ECOFIN Council on December 12, 2012, at the EU Headquarters in Brussels.
Powerball Eugene and Nancy Gaspar of Dearborn -- who have been married for 56 years -- have come forward as the $1 million winners in the Nov 28 record $587.5 million Powerball jackpot.
NYFF takes over Alice Tully Hall (Photos by Jane Gaspar).
As a result Howden, who also offers guided ghost tours of Ybor, says you'll hear about spirits in buildings like Gaspar's Grotto, Ybor Resort and Spa, and King Corona Cigars, just to name a few.
Defending state champion Zac Joaquin, on his knees, works on a move with teammate Rene Gaspar during practice.
European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Olli Rehn (R) attends a press conference accompanied by the Portuguese finance minister, Vitor Gaspar (L) at S. Bento Palace, in Lisbon, on March 14, 2012.
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In science:

Low Surface Brightness Galaxies: In a survey of Low Surface Brightness (LSB) galaxies, Gaspar Galaz and colleagues found that in general the star formation rate is low and there exist both color and age gradients; all have an old component and some show bulges in K-band images.
The Outer Edges of Dwarf Irregular Galaxies: Stars and Gas
Geophysicalastrophysical spectral-element adaptive refinement (gaspar): Ob ject-oriented h-adaptive fluid dynamics simulation. J.
High-order low-storage explicit Runge-Kutta schemes for equations with quadratic nonlinearities
Gaspar and Nagy’s works in this direction are a few to mention.
Exchange Potential for excited states: A self- consistent DFT calculation
The author would like to thank G´asp´ar Bakos and the HATNet pro ject for the various ideas, the initial improvement and support for earlier developments of the package.
FITSH -- a software package for image processing
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