Tyrian articles on Wikipedia
Tyrian may refer to the following: Tyrian, an adjective for Tyre, a city in the South Governorate of Lebanon Tyrian (video game), an arcade-style shooter
Jan 23rd 2017

Tyrian (video game)
Tyrian is a scrolling shooter computer game developed by World Tree Games Productions and published in 1995 by Epic MegaGames. The game was officially
Apr 28th 2017

Tyrian purple
Tyrian purple (Greek, πορφύρα, porphyra, Latin: purpura), also known as Tyrian red, royal purple, imperial purple or imperial dye, is a bromine-containing
May 6th 2017

Tyrian metaltail
The Tyrian metaltail (Metallura tyrianthina) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and
Feb 18th 2017

HMS Tyrian (R67)
S-Tyrian HMS Tyrian was a S-class destroyer built for the Royal Navy during the Second World War. Tyrian displaced 1,710 long tons (1,740 t) at standard load
Sep 4th 2016

Tyrian shekel
Tyrian shekels, tetradrachms, or tetradrachmas were coins of Tyre, which in the Roman Empire took on an unusual role as the medium of payment for the Temple
Feb 1st 2017

HMS Tyrian
borne the name HMS-TyrianHMS Tyrian: HMS Tyrian (1808) was a 10-gun Cherokee-class brig-sloop launched in 1808 and sold in 1819. HMS Tyrian (1826) was a 10-gun
Mar 26th 2017

of the Tyrian royal family.[citation needed] In Greek, by interpretatio graeca he was identified with Heracles and referred to as the Tyrian Herakles
May 12th 2017

Edward VII 2d Tyrian plum
The two pence (2d) Tyrian plum was a postage stamp produced by Britain in 1910 as a replacement for the existing two colour 2d stamp of King Edward VII
Jul 18th 2015

Tyre, Lebanon
the town was originally built. The adjective for Tyre is Tyrian, and the inhabitants are Tyrians. Tyre is an ancient Phoenician city and the legendary birthplace
May 2nd 2017

Siege of Tyre (332 BC)
enraged at the Tyrians'Tyrians' defence of their city and the loss of his men that he destroyed half the city. According to Arrian, 8,000 Tyrian civilians were
Apr 25th 2017

Abarbarea (Naiad ancestor of Tyrians)
Greek: Ἀβαρβαρέα) was a naiad nymph and one of the three ancestors of the Tyrians, along with Callirrhoe and Drosera. These nymphs were joined to sons of
May 16th 2017

from Latin purpura, in turn from the Greek πορφύρα (porphura), name of the Tyrian purple dye manufactured in classical antiquity from a mucus secreted by
Apr 26th 2017

Shades of purple
and history the section "In prehistory and the ancient world: Tyrian purple" "Tyrian purple" is the contemporary English name of the color that in
May 20th 2017

Byzantium (color)
Not to be confused with Tyrian purple, the color historically used by Roman and Byzantine emperors. For other uses, see Byzantium (disambiguation). The
Jun 24th 2016

Paul Friedländer (chemist)
research on derivates of indigo (for example thioindigo) and isolation of Tyrian purple from Murex brandaris. Paul Friedlander was born as son of Ludwig
Jan 8th 2017

Straylight Productions
Epic Games, for whom music was produced for Unreal, Unreal Tournament, Tyrian, and Jazz Jackrabbit 2 (the original Jazz Jackrabbit music was by Epic's
Apr 10th 2017

Alexander Brandon
based on Epic technology, including Unreal, Unreal Tournament, Deus Ex, Tyrian, Jazz Jackrabbit 2 and the cancelled game Jazz Jackrabbit 3D. Alexander
May 18th 2017

Purple". One of the most expensive colors to acquire in ancient times, Tyrian purple was used in the war banner of Byzantine Emperor Komnenos: Purpur
Mar 14th 2017

Drosera (naiad)
mythology, Drosera was a naiad. She was one of the three ancestors of the Tyrians, along with Abarbarea and Callirrhoe. These nymphs were joined to sons
Apr 20th 2017

Dagmar Braun Celeste
the ordination of women. Celeste serves as the executive director of the Tyrian network, "an intentional learning community founded in 2000 on Kelleys Island
Jun 25th 2016

Hiram I
date of Hiram's reign is derived from a statement by Josephus, citing both Tyrian court records and the writings of Menander, relating that 143 years passed
Apr 14th 2017

Aeolus (1850)
survivors from the wreck of the Tyrian, which on 24 November 1851 had struck Elizabeth Reef in the early hours. The Tyrian had been carrying 46 passengers
May 27th 2017

Noctuidae genus (see also List of noctuid genera:S) Savara Sachaka, a character in the book The High Lord Savara, a planet in the computer game Tyrian
Dec 3rd 2011

the historian Ribault de Laugardiere, the name Nontron derives from the Tyrian language, from Nata (valley) and Dun (mountain). Over time, the placename
May 18th 2017

name Porfirio (disambiguation), various uses, including a Spanish surname Tyrian purple or Porphyra, a purple-red natural dye Porphyra, a foliose red algal
Jul 2nd 2016

Europa riconosciuta
Asterio sails from Crete towards Tyre in the hopes of placing Europa on the Tyrian throne. A major storm devastates Asterio’s fleet and causes his own ship
Feb 25th 2017

Black metaltail (Metallura phoebe) Coppery metaltail (Metallura theresiae) Tyrian metaltail (Metallura tyrianthina) Viridian metaltail (Metallura williami)
May 24th 2017

cause drowsiness and dizziness, a risk phrase in chemistry R67 BMW R67, a motorcycle HMS Tyrian (R67), a British Royal Navy World War II T-class destroyer
Mar 9th 2013

Azemilcus, King of Tyre
Melqart, known to Alexander as the Tyrian Herakles. Azemilcus was with the Persian fleet at the time, and the Tyrians, unsure who would win the war, responded
May 14th 2017

Coins in the Bible
in the fish's mouth mentioned in Matthew 17 is usually thought to be a Tyrian shekel. According to the Gospel of Matthew 26:15, the price for which Judas
Nov 12th 2016

Baal-Eser II
his son." (see list of kings of Tyre) Baal-Eser reigned at the height of Tyrian influence in the affairs of the Levant. During his reign, his sister was
Jul 15th 2016

genus of grass skipper butterflies, see Acerbas (skipper). Acerbas was a Tyrian priest of Hercules, who married Elissa, the daughter of king Mattan I, and
Sep 3rd 2016

metaltail (Metallura iracunda) Scaled metaltail (Metallura aeneocauda) Tyrian metaltail (Metallura tyrianthina) Violet-throated metaltail (Metallura baroni)
Feb 26th 2015

University of London Boat Club
designated blades and training programme. Tyrian members frequently train with the current ULBC squad. In 2013 a Tyrian Club crew won the Wyfold Challenge Cup
Dec 29th 2016

Menander of Ephesus
that were done both by the Greeks and Barbarians, under every one of the Tyrian kings, and had taken much pains to learn their history out of their own
Jul 20th 2016

Royal Purple (disambiguation)
Royal purple, or Tyrian purple, is an ancient dye, or the color of that dye. Royal Purple may also refer to: Royal Purple (lubricant manufacturer), an
May 14th 2016

but like other towns along the coast, it thrived on the production of Tyrian dye. The town's position is fixed by the Stadiasmus 60 stadia west of
May 26th 2017

Hypobranchial gland
gland secretes the precursor to the historically important natural dye, Tyrian purple. It is thought that the compounds in hypobranchial secretions may
Nov 17th 2016

1832 in birding and ornithology
Foundation of Museum d'histoire naturelle de La Rochelle George Loddiges describes the mountain avocetbill, the Tyrian metaltail and the buff-tailed coronet
Jan 4th 2015

Tyre Hippodrome
types of sport, and it is likely that at least some of the events of the Tyrian Games were celebrated at this place. It may have been the place where, during
Jan 16th 2017

have stated they were heavily inspired by the games Tyrian-2000Tyrian 2000, Project-X and Walker. As in Tyrian, players earn money by destroying enemies and picking
Apr 3rd 2017

chamberlain of Herod Agrippa (Acts 12:20), a mediator for the Sidonians and Tyrians, and was believed to be involved in the events that led to Herod's death
Jan 24th 2017

is used in the present article. A further overview of the chronology of Tyrian kings from Hiram I to Pygmalion, with a discussion of the importance of
Jul 15th 2016

Wyfold Challenge Cup
Switzerland 2015 - Molesey Boat Club 2014 - Upper Thames Rowing Club 'A' 2013 - Tyrian Club 2012 - Nottingham Rowing Club 2011 - London Rowing Club 'A' 2010 -
Jan 16th 2017

Antipater of Tyre
Stoic philosophy: Having gained the intimate acquaintance of Antipater the Tyrian, the Stoic philosopher, he [Cato] devoted himself to the study, above everything
Feb 11th 2017

mass and attached to the substrate. Different precursors of the pigment Tyrian purple have been found in the male and female gonoducts and in the egg capsule
Dec 7th 2016

marine sources. Murex spp. snails have a bromoperoxidase used to produce Tyrian purple dye. The enzyme is very specific to bromide and physically stable
May 11th 2017

share in the sovereign's royal symbolism. In the Roman Empire the colour Tyrian purple, produced with an extremely expensive Mediterranean mollusk extract
Apr 23rd 2017

Ithobaal II
Assyrians. The first-century historian Josephus provides the best surviving Tyrian king list. There is a gap in the sequence between about 773 BC and the reign
Jul 15th 2016

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