Doni

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Doni (Naut) A clumsy craft, having one mast with a long sail, used for trading purposes on the coasts of Coromandel and Ceylon.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n doni A clumsy kind of boat used on the coasts of Coromandel in India, and in Ceylon, sometimes decked, and occasionally furnished with an outrigger. It is about 70 feet long, 20 feet broad, and 12 feet deep, with one mast and a lug-sail, and is navigated in fine weather only.
    • n doni In Guam, a name of several species of Capsicum, especially of varieties of Capsicum annuum and C. frutescens.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Tamil tnī,

Usage

In literature:

An embassy of bishops was sent into Russia, and the father gratanter filiam cum multis donis misit.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 5" by Edward Gibbon
Mi volas doni persikon al Heleno, sed hodiaux sxi estas en la domo.
"A Complete Grammar of Esperanto" by Ivy Kellerman Reed
Stampata in Vineggia per Fransesco di Alessandro Bin doni & Mapheo Pasini compagni: Nelli anni del Signore, 1534. del mese di Zenaro 8vo.
"Game and Playe of the Chesse" by Caxton
Nam donis vincitur omnis amor.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
DONI'CA, only child of the lord of Ar'kinlow (an elderly man).
"Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1" by The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
Tune senex amator perculsus miserecordia, tot precibus, tot lachrymis, et tot donis, conjugali amplexu submisit.
"History of the Expedition under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, Vol. I." by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
Afford, to give = doni.
"English-Esperanto Dictionary" by John Charles O'Connor and Charles Frederic Hayes
Then come Donie, and after we come here we had Madison, my youngest boy.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
I slips off from Mosser widout pass an' warnin' Fer I mus' see my Donie wharever she may stay.
"Negro Folk Rhymes" by Thomas W. Talley
Holy Family (Agnolo Doni), 24.
"Michelangelo" by Romain Rolland
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In news:

From left, Donis Chopelas and Mark Kirschenbaum, in front, join hands with Eileen Gonzales and Julie Kirschenbaum, in back, during the Trafton Community Center's Nov.26 ' Kick Up Your Heels' square dancing lesson.
From left, Donis Chopelas and Mark Kirschenbaum, in front, join hands with Eileen Gonzales and Julie Kirschenbaum, in back, during the Trafton Community Center's Nov.26 'Kick Up Your Heels' square dancing lesson.
Dony Musafir, Chris Butikima, and Victor Bahati.
Greece's Finance Minister , Evangelos Venizelos, bottom left, and Foreign Deputy Minister Dimitris Donis applaud Prime Minister Lucas Papademos prior to his speech to the lawmakers during a debate at the Parliament on Sunday.
Donis Escobar makes last-minute save for Honduras to preserve 0-0 tie with Peru.
Donis Escobar made a last-minute save for Honduras to preserve a 0-0 tie with Peru in an exhibition game Wednesday night.
HOUSTON – Donis Escobar made a last-minute save for Honduras to preserve a 0-0 tie with Peru in an exhibition game Wednesday night.
As a Subway franchisee, Doni Pitchford is doing what it takes to thrive.
The flowers came from Doni Lucius, grandmother of the bride.
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In science:

Our study here asymptotical version of the law of logarithm for kζr (n)k∞ := sup ¯x(d)∈Xd generalizes in several directions the existing results Einmahl and Mason (2000), Gin´e and Guillou (2002), Einmahl and Mason (2005), Dony et al. (2006), Dony et Einmahl (2009).
Upper functions for positive random functionals
Dony, J. , Einmahl, U. and Mason, D. (2006).
Upper functions for positive random functionals
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