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SA

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

1 Abbreviation for société anonyme. It appears after the name of a French, Belgian, or Luxembourg company, being equivalent to the British abbreviation plc (i.e. denoting a...

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SA

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 204 words.

Founded in Germany in 1920 to establish order at the meetings of the Nazi Party, the SA was developed

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SA

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 205 words.

Founded in Germany in 1920 to establish order at the meetings of the *Nazi Party, the SA was

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Sa

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 136 words.

1. Portuguese (Sá): variant spelling of Saa, a habitational name from any of the numerous places named

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SA

Overview page. Subjects: Arts and Humanities — Warfare and Defence.

Founded in Germany in 1920 to establish order at the meetings of the Nazi Party, the SA was developed into a paramilitary organization from 1921. Banned after the Hitler Putsch, it was...

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De Sa

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 76 words.

Portuguese (also De Sá) and Galician: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places in Portugal and Galicia

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Sa skya

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 478 words.

In Tibetan, lit. “gray earth”; a principal sect and monastery of the Tibetan tradition. The Sa skya was politically powerful

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Sa῾d

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 36 words.

(Arabic)

‘Good luck, fortune’. Sa‘d ibn-Abi-Waqqāṣ was a cousin of the Prophet, who led the Muslims to victory in the

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Sa Dingding

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 187 words.

b. c. 1984, Mongolia. Sa’s mother was Mongolian, her father Chinese. As a small child she sang and learned to

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Dingding Sa

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. c. 1984, Mongolia. Sa’s mother was Mongolian, her father Chinese. As a small child she sang and learned to play various musical instruments, including the zheng, an instrument similar ...

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Sa‛ūdī Dynasty

John E. Morby.

Edited by Charlie Rozier.

in Dynasties of the World

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 230 words.

Imamate of Najd

Kingdom of Sa‛ūdī Arabia

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