• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Stephane stef′a-nē an ancient Greek head-dress like a coronet.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr.,—stephein, to crown.


In literature:

Stephane, who was the better diver, plunged.
"Two Years in the French West Indies" by Lafcadio Hearn
Stephan sprang to instant action.
"The Boy Allies with the Cossacks" by Clair W. Hayes
Cannon were in position on the Stephan's Platz and the Graben, and the gunners stood ready, as if on parade.
"The Daltons, Volume II (of II) Or,Three Roads In Life" by Charles James Lever
In half an hour Stephan, the Hottentot driver, came over from the other fire, where the native servants sat.
"Tales of South Africa" by H.A. Bryden
Die Beseitigung des Thurn und Taxis'schen Postwesens in Deutschland durch Heinrich Stephan.
"The Development of Rates of Postage" by A. D. Smith
Stephan is to come at once to the castle.
"Morituri: Three One-Act Plays" by Hermann Sudermann
Stephan Glottoff was the first to trade with the natives of Unalaska, whom he found peaceable and friendly.
"Alaska" by Ella Higginson
And at first God answered our prayers, for stout old Herr Stephan Grudza was as easy-tempered a man as we Jews could have desired.
"The Jews of Barnow" by Karl Emil Franzos
Stephan has just told you what has happened; he has been defeated.
"Danira" by E. Werner
Some of the ornaments are said to have been used in type-printed editions by Stephan Plannck.
"Fine Books" by Alfred W. Pollard

In news:

Stephane de Sakutin / Reuters.
Sign a guestbook for Stephan Jarjisian.
A motorcyclist killed Wednesday after being struck by a car at Shattuck Avenue and Rose Street was identified as 32-year-old Stephan Jarjisian of Berkeley , the Alameda County Coroner's Office said Thursday.
High-energy centre Stephane Pattyn has become a guy UND coach Dave Hakstol can depend on every shift, every game.
Terry, center, is taken down by Delsea's Stephan Lewis, left, and Dylan Dobzanski during Saturday's NJSIAA Central Jersey Group III final at Rowan University.
Mark Jacob and Stephan Benzkofer.
Calvary 's Stephan Williamson (1) tries to bring down Country Day's Ben Johnson on Friday night.
Milford Merchants Association members, Tracy Stephan of This & That and Melissa Harrison of Mystique salon the decorate Bridge Street for Santa’s arrival on Dec 14 and 15.
Internationally known Chef Stephan Pyles welcomes amateur and gourmet cooks from across the country into his kitchen to learn the art of Southwestern-style cooking.
Newest Senator Stephane Da Costa will suit up against Leafs.
Austin Simmons added 15 points to the Colts' cause while Stephan Holm led the Silverwolves with a game-high 27 points in the loss.
Davis High's Jesse Wade, left, drives around Riverton's Stephan Holm on Tuesday night.
Stephan Bonnar was on steroids at UFC 153 – and he still couldn't even mount a challenge against Anderson Silva.
AgVantage's Stephan Frerichs discussed the possible outcomes of the election and why votes do matter, especially to farmers, in this video.
Aiden James Stephan, Carol Jean and Bethany Michels show their first-place trophies following talent contest.

In science:

Bienvenu, L., Stephan, F., and Teutsch, J. 2010.
Enumerating randoms
Kjos-Hanssen, B., Merkle, W., and Stephan, F. 2006.
Enumerating randoms
We thank St´ephane Job for help with the experimental setup.
Defect Modes in One-Dimensional Granular Crystals
Supersymmetric field theories and generalized cohomology – by Stephan Stolz and Peter Teichner .
Survey of mathematical foundations of QFT and perturbative string theory
Strong jump-traceability, introduced by Figueira, Nies and Stephan in , is another lowness notion of c.e. degrees. A lowness notion defines a class of sets which resemble the computable sets in some way, and thus tells us that they are far from being complete.
Strong jump traceability and Demuth randomness