In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(entre familias) enemistad mortal feminine
- The war then became a blood feud and the death of Longshanks in 1307 gave Bruce the initiative.
- However, if two families are experiencing a blood feud, they may settle their agreement through a marriage alliance.
- The rights and obligations surrounding the concept of honor have often led to the blood feud, which frequently lasts for generations.
- Who could have foreseen the blood feud that would persist to this day.
- Here, the tale of a long blood feud between two families is transported to Brazil, but the resonant thematic material would work anywhere.
- Certainly, a case that would have to jump out at us as the quintessential blood feud in the West would be the Lincoln County war of 1878-81.
- Before Ali can win his princess, there's a war followed by a blood feud to overcome.
- These disputes quickly became outright battles and soon a blood feud began between then two countries.
- In Wales the gentry seem to have discarded the blood feud along with other elements of Celtic culture.
- The Secretary of State notes that you claim that your father approached village elders with a request that they mediate in the blood feud in which your family is involved.
- As might be imagined, this seeking of justice would often escalate into a private vendetta and eventually into a blood feud between families or tribes.
- His family is involved in a blood feud that takes place on Iceland.
- Her family did battle with the, a vicious blood feud that lasted a decade.
- I think they have been killed due to a blood feud, which happen in the north.
- The tragic tale of two star-crossed lovers in 14 th-century Verona, their romance doomed by the longstanding blood feud between their respective families.
- A blood feud had been occurring between the two races for thousands of years.
- ‘We are sorry about what happened,’ he says, but argues that the deaths were the result of a decades-long blood feud between the families.
- They had been denied betrothal to each other by their fathers and by the tradition of their clans for there was a blood feud between their two great families.
- And now he's left the Cowboys for the Redskins, who have been engaged in a decades-long blood feud with each other.
- But you must use discretion if you wish to survive your blood feud.
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