Transliterated Siddur Quotes

Top 5 famous quotes & sayings about Transliterated Siddur.

Famous Quotes About Transliterated Siddur

Here are best 5 famous quotes about Transliterated Siddur that you can use to show your feeling, share with your friends and post on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and blogs. Enjoy your day & share your thoughts with perfect pictures of Transliterated Siddur quotes.

Transliterated Siddur quotes by Ibrahim Ibrahim
#1. The Semitic/Arabic word for [Deacon] is transliterated into English as, Shammaas; the Semitic tongue preserved its original form as, Shaman. #Quote by Ibrahim Ibrahim
Transliterated Siddur quotes by Marilyn Chin
#2. How I Got That Name
Marilyn Chin
an essay on assimilation

I am Marilyn Mei Ling Chin
Oh, how I love the resoluteness
of that first person singular
followed by that stalwart indicative
of "be," without the uncertain i-n-g
of "becoming." Of course,
the name had been changed
somewhere between Angel Island and the sea,
when my father the paperson
in the late 1950s
obsessed with a bombshell blond
transliterated "Mei Ling" to "Marilyn."
And nobody dared question
his initial impulse - for we all know
lust drove men to greatness,
not goodness, not decency.
And there I was, a wayward pink baby,
named after some tragic white woman
swollen with gin and Nembutal.
My mother couldn't pronounce the "r."
She dubbed me "Numba one female offshoot"
for brevity: henceforth, she will live and die
in sublime ignorance, flanked
by loving children and the "kitchen deity."
While my father dithers,
a tomcat in Hong Kong trash -
a gambler, a petty thug,
who bought a chain of chopsuey joints
in Piss River, Oregon,
with bootlegged Gucci cash.
Nobody dared question his integrity given
his nice, devout daughters
and his bright, industrious sons
as if filial piety were the standard
by which all earthly men are measured.


Oh, how trustworthy our daughters,
how thrifty our sons!
How #Quote by Marilyn Chin
Transliterated Siddur quotes by Satya Nadella
#3. I went through a phase of reading lots of Urdu poetry, thanks to the great transliterated versions that have become available. #Quote by Satya Nadella
Transliterated Siddur quotes by Joseph Hertz
#4. To Israel's faithful hosts in the past, as to its loyal sons and daughters of the present, the Siddur has been the gate to communion with their Father in Heaven; and, at the same time, it has been a mighty spiritual bond that unites them to their scattered brethren the world over. #Quote by Joseph Hertz
Transliterated Siddur quotes by James Joyce
#5. The transliterated name and address of the addresser of the 3 letters in reversed alphabetic boustrophedonic punctated quadrilinear cryptogram (vowels suppressed) N. IGS./WI. UU. OX/W. OKS. MH/Y. IM: #Quote by James Joyce

Famous Authors

Popular Topics