Seneca

Definitions

  • Chief of Seneca Nation
    Chief of Seneca Nation
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Seneca the Iroquoian language spoken by the Seneca
    • n Seneca a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living in New York State south of Lake Ontario
    • n Seneca Roman statesman and philosopher who was an advisor to Nero; his nine extant tragedies are modeled on Greek tragedies (circa 4 BC - 65 AD)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Seneca A member of an Indian tribe which formed part of the former Iroquois confederacy of the Five Nations.
    • n Seneca [lowercase] Same as senega.
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Usage

In literature:

The first conference was held at Fayette, Seneca county, in June.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 26, August, 1880" by Various
Seneca states that Horatius Cocles came back victorious; and Dionysius that he was wounded in the leg.
"Bouvard and Pécuchet" by Gustave Flaubert
Nero's time was a time of turbulence, yet Seneca's mind was not disturbed, nor his conscience perverted.
"The Shadow On The Dial, and Other Essays" by Ambrose Bierce
As we walked through the long, dead grass, I, watching sidewise, noted the absence of the Senecas.
"The Reckoning" by Robert W. Chambers
All the Algonquin stock and the Senecas of the Iroquois were united with him.
"Heroes of the Middle West" by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
Execution of Lucan and Seneca by command of Nero.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 03" by Various
Seneca Indians, name given to Washington by, ii.
"Washington and the American Republic, Vol. 3." by Benson J. Lossing
Just as Tiberius expelled Sejanus, just as Nero killed Seneca, just as John II.
"The Arena" by Various
Sallust, Seneca, and Bacon were suspected felons.
"Religion and Lust" by James Weir
He has sentences for company, some scatterings of Seneca and Tacitus, which are good upon all occasions.
"Microcosmography" by John Earle
Sir, let me tell you a tale that I read in Seneca.
"Privy Seal" by Ford Madox Ford
They occupy a reservation of 20,000 acres, lying between the Seneca and Shawnee reservations.
"The Indian Question (1874)" by Francis A. Walker
Written in Latin by Lucius Anneus Seneca.
"Moon Lore" by Timothy Harley
These were Seneca and Burrus.
"Nero" by Jacob Abbott
David Cromer of Seneca County, Ohio, used this sickle bar on a McCormick reaper.
"Agricultural Implements and Machines in the Collection of the National Museum of History and Technology" by John T. Schlebecker
It was as if Seneca were writing to his master, or Pliny to the Emperor Trajan.
"The Fifth Queen Crowned" by Ford Madox Ford
L. Annaeus Seneca, the son of Annaeus Seneca, the rhetor, was born at Corduba in Spain.
"The Student's Companion to Latin Authors" by George Middleton
Oaths are of common occurrence in the writings of Seneca and Plato.
"The Christian Foundation, Or, Scientific and Religious Journal, Volume I, No. 7, July, 1880" by Various
Seneca snakeroot White Rocky soil; N. E., West, South.
"Harper's Young People, June 8, 1880" by Various
Squissatego, Seneca brave, 58.
"Chronicles of Border Warfare" by Alexander Scott Withers
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In poetry:

My joyful call should instantly bring all who love me most,--
For ne'er were seen such arch delights from Greek or Roman host;
Nor at the free, control-less jousts, where, spite of cynic vaunts,
Austere but lenient Seneca no "Ercles" bumper daunts;
"Nero’s Incendiary Song" by Victor Marie Hugo

In news:

In a six-way race for President of the Seneca Nation, Barry Snyder came out on.
Straight line winds barrel through Seneca county.
0Straight line winds cause significant damage in northern Seneca county.
The Syracuse Youth Orchestra and Syracuse Youth String Orchestra will present a concert at 4:30 pm Sunday at Fayetteville-Manlius High School's auditorium, 8201 E Seneca Turnpike, Manlius.
Seneca Middle School sweatshirt warms soldier's heart in Afghanistan.
Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH Enforcement Unit.
Tuesday was a somber day for the Seneca East School District.
A Seneca Falls man is under arrest after police say he was found possessing weapons at a mental health facility.
John Covington, Seneca police chief, said he was attempting to learn the condition of a 64-year old Virginia man injured in a parking lot accident Thursday afternoon on By-Pass 123.
In this Saturday, July 11, 1998, file photo, Florence Wald is seen at the 1998 induction ceremony of the National Women's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, N.Y. Wald , a leader in the US hospice movement, has died.
In November, at a burglary scene near Seneca, S.C. Deputies found Noah Smith, 31, naked and apparently drugged.
Beautiful Wisteria vines hanging from the trees in our back yard in West Seneca.
Taxpayers drop suit to save Seneca County courthouse .
Enlarge Buy This Photo Demolition of Seneca County's 1884 courthouse continues Thursday Jan 26, 2012, in Tiffin, Ohio.
Historic Seneca Co. Courthouse in Tiffin.
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In science:

This research is a result of the activity developed within the framework of the Programme in Support of Excellence Groups of the Regi´on de Murcia, Spain, by Fundaci´on S´eneca, Regional Agency for Science and Technology (Regional Plan for Science and Technology 2007-2010). S.
A sharp height estimate for compact hypersurfaces with constant $k$-mean curvature in warped product spaces
SENECA allows a full 3+1dimensional simulation of EAS whereas CONEX is currently restricted to calculating the pro jection along the shower axis.
Very High Energy Cosmic Rays and Their Interactions
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