Karen

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Karen the Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Thailand and Burmese borderlands
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Usage

In literature:

So that in this land of many wonders the movement among the Karen people seems to be the most wonderful of all.
"India, Its Life and Thought" by John P. Jones
Soon after they had settled down some Karens invited Mr. Boardman to visit them.
"Noble Deeds of the World's Heroines" by Henry Charles Moore
She's a fraud if you like, and Karen, as I say, is ten times fonder of her than she is of Karen; but she is fond of Karen; I do believe that.
"Tante" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
Louis Wagner murdered Anethe and Karen Christensen at midnight on the 5th of March, two years ago this spring.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 3" by Various
The little girl was called Karen.
"A Christmas Greeting" by Hans Christian Andersen
Karen, the Swedish-born second maid, was opening the bed.
"A World Apart" by Samuel Kimball Merwin
In a few days he understood the situation, and he resolved to marry Karen Sabiston.
"Prisoners of Conscience" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
At last I heard Karen and Antoinette running about and searching.
"What Happened to Inger Johanne" by Dikken Zwilgmeyer
The little girl's name was Karen.
"Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales" by Hans Christian Andersen
The regiments comprise not only Burmans but Karens, Chinese, and Arakanese.
"The Romance of the Red Triangle" by Arthur Keysall Yapp
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In poetry:

O homesick Karen, listen to me:
You are not young and you are not fair,
But Waldemar no one else can see,
For he carries your image everywhere.
"Karen" by Celia Laighton Thaxter
Handsome and gentle and good is he;
Loves you, Karen, better than life;
But do consider him, can't you see
What a happy woman would be his wife?
"Karen" by Celia Laighton Thaxter
Left you a lover in that far land,
O Karen sad, that you pine so long?
Would I could unravel and understand
That sorrowful, sweet Norwegian song!
"Karen" by Celia Laighton Thaxter
jo humse kaho ham karte haiN, kyaa “Insha” ko samjhaanaa hai
us ladkii se bhii kah leNge, go ab kuch aur zamaanaa hai
yaa chhoReN yaa takmiil kareN, ye ishq hai yaa afsaana hai
ye kaisaa gorak-dhandaa hai, ye kaisaa taanaa-baanaa hai
"Ye baateN jhuuTii baateN haiN" by Ibne Insha

In news:

Richard Siegel and Karen Skelton had a life.
Harpist Tasha Robinson and Flutist Karen Romig in Concert.
Brendan Sullivan Karen Howell as Martha, left, performs with four other members of.
Anne Stokes/Gold Country News ServiceSurvivors Jerry Everhart, left, and Karen Spangenberg volunteer their time to help the Relay for Life run smoothly.
Rick Santorum talks with his wife Karen Santorum.
Kristina, 14, and Karen, 12, look just like any other girls their age at first.
Karen Ranoni woke in her Romeo farmhouse at 5 am - 12:36 am.
Dec 14, 2011 Karen McMahon.
Danny was in his 20s, and although he was prone to jigging, his experience helped save Karen Haeusler when they galloped into a field filled with holes.
"The Colorado School of Mines announced its biggest freshman class in the history of the school this fall," wrote Karen Groves in the Sept 12 issue of the Denver Post.
SMART ANSWERS By Karen E Klein AUGUST 10, 2000.
Former Susan G Komen Exec Karen Handel to Release Book about Planned Parenthood Battle.
Richard and Karen Garn .
Richard and Karen (Yannayon) Garn , 70 Orchard Ave, Rittman, OH 44270, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept 9.
Karen Fairty of Mill Valley, left, and Jennifer Wang of Tiburon have lunch at Hawk's Tavern in Mill Valley, Calif on Friday, Jan 27, 2012.
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In science:

We would like to thank the referees, Associate Editor and Editor (Professor Karen Kafadar) for very helpful comments that substantially improved this paper.
Bayesian phase I/II adaptively randomized oncology trials with combined drugs
I thank Karen Smith for introducing this problem to me and for many useful discussions. I also thank Brian Harbourne and Susan Cooper for helping me to learn about fat points.
The asymptotic behaviour of symbolic generic initial systems of points in general position
I thank Stefan Cordes, Dan Freed, David Groisser, Takashi Kimura, Rob Kusner, Tom Parker, Jan Segert, Cliff Taubes and Karen Uhlenbeck for extremely helpful discussions.
A Simple Geometric Representative for $\mu$ of a Point
I gratefully acknowledge the collaboration of David Groisser, and the many helpful discussion I have had with Dan Freed, Rob Kusner, Tom Parker, Cliff Taubes and Karen Uhlenbeck.
Simple Type is Not a Boundary Phenomenon
Many thanks to the MAST team at STScI, particularly Karen Levay, Paolo Padovani, and Sara Anderson for storing and handling the data used in this study.
Hubble Space Telescope Science Metrics
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