Great Ones

 / Great One
   A title for the Valar.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • little thieves are hanged, but great ones escape — Cf. late 14th cent. Fr. les petits larrons sont penduez, non pas les grands, little thieves are hanged, not big ones. 1639 J. CLARKE Parœmiologia Anglo Latina 172 Little theeves are hang’d, but great ones escape. 1979 Daily Telegraph 22 Nov. 18… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Over The Hills And Far Away: The Great Ones — Over The Hills And Far Away The Great Ones es un EP reedicción de el grupo Finlandés de Metal Sinfónico Nightwish, es una versión del original Over the Hills and Far Away pero con distinto contenido. El objetivo de este EP es, en palabras de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • great — see a great book is a great evil great minds think alike great oaks from little acorns grow death is the great leveller little strokes fell great oaks little thieves are hanged, but great ones escape …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Great Grey Shrike — Nominate subspecies Lanius excubitor excubitor Note Striped Field Mouse (Apodemus agrarius) prey propped up on thorn Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Great Seal of the United States — Reverse of the Seal …   Wikipedia

  • Great Books of the Western World — is a series of books originally published in the United States in 1952 by Encyclopædia Britannica Inc. to present the western canon in a single package of 54 volumes. The series is now in its second edition and contains 60 volumes. The list of… …   Wikipedia

  • Great Andamanese languages — Great Andamanese Ethnicity: Great Andamanese people Geographic distribution: South Asia Linguistic classification: either Andamanese or an independent language family Great Andamanese …   Wikipedia

  • Great Sauk Trail Council — Owner Boy Scouts of America Country …   Wikipedia

  • Great Bowden — is a village and civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire. It is north east of and a suburb of Market Harborough, although originally the parish of Great Bowden included Harborough. It has a population of around 1,000. It is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup — is a annual national community effort to rid the Canadian shoreline of marine debris.HistoryIn 1993, four employees at the Vancouver Aquarium decided to protect the shorelines of Vancouver by cleaning up the shore of a local beach. The project… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.