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  • HirkhÛf Receiving Posthumous Homage at the Door Of his Tomb from His Son
    HirkhÛf Receiving Posthumous Homage at the Door Of his Tomb from His Son
  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Sonned sund (Spens.) Same as Sunned.
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Elisha and the Shunamite's Son Elisha and the Shunamite's Son
Tom, the Piper's Son music Tom, the Piper's Son music
The princess gives the apple to the widow's son The princess gives the apple to the widow's son
The widow's son watches his wife and the young man The widow's son watches his wife and the young man


  • Croesus
    “In peace the sons bury their fathers, but in war the fathers bury their sons.”
  • Alexander Pope
    “We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so.”
  • Euripides
    “Forgive, son; men are men; they needs must err.”
  • Themistocles
    “The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern me; your son governs you.”
  • Persian Proverb
    Persian Proverb
    “Treat your superior as a father, your equal as a brother, and your inferior as a son.”
  • Napoleon Bonaparte
    “Let France have good mothers, and she will have good sons.”


Prodigal son - A prodigal son is a young man who wastes a lot on money on a lavish lifestyle. If the prodigal son returns, they return to a better way of living.


In literature:

Of a family of three sons and three daughters, the eldest son predeceased him; two sons and two daughters still survive.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various
And the son said unto him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and in thy sight, and am no more worthy to be called thy son.
"Jesus the Christ" by James Edward Talmage
Was't fitting that the father should conform To the son's humor, or the son to his?
"The Comedies of Terence" by Publius Terentius Afer
But her son disliked it, and she had yielded so far to the wishes of her son.
"Orley Farm" by Anthony Trollope
Then he, with his sons, his wife, and his sons' wives, went out of the ark.
"The Children's Bible" by Henry A. Sherman
He obtains lessons from the capricious old man, who however fails to recognize in him the long-absent son of his old enemy.
"The Standard Operaglass" by Charles Annesley
Odin was the son of Bur's son.
"The Children of Odin" by Padraic Colum
He had many sons and daughters.
"Odysseus, the Hero of Ithaca" by Homer
John, the eldest son, was knighted in 1603, and died in 1618.
"English Book Collectors" by William Younger Fletcher
They were mother and son.
"The Day of Judgment" by Joseph Hocking
However, at sight of her dear son, the poor woman revived, and slowly recovered health.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
This doctrine is true not of women only, for even a man is made perfect only through his possession of a son or sons.
"Oriental Women" by Edward Bagby Pollard
We found her and the rest of the family calm and resigned, although the son and the son-in-law were in the field.
"Waldfried" by Berthold Auerbach
In that momentous drama the leading figure of which was the Son of Man, women of greatly varying character and position played a part.
"Women of Early Christianity" by Alfred Brittain
It appears that each of the sons of Secretary Clayborne had a son named Thomas.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
"The Complete Story of the Galveston Horror" by Various
Edward Hall Alderson, son of the Recorder of Norwich, and Mr. John Patteson, son of the Rev.
"Norfolk Annals A Chronological Record of Remarkable Events in the Nineteeth Century, Vol. 1" by Charles Mackie
The first son I had I named Machkan-na-skaya-jayrika (son of the red shield).
"More Celtic Fairy Tales" by Various
Subsequently he was married to the Princess Padouma, who bore unto him a son, named Oothabakanda.
"The Life or Legend of Gaudama" by Right Reverend Paul Ambroise Bigandet
Mr. Tait's wish had been that both his sons should enter the Church.
"Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles" by Mrs. Henry Wood

In poetry:

A child is sleeping:
An old man gone.
O, father forsaken,
Forgive your son!
"Ecce Puer" by James Joyce
War grows from their peace
Like son from his mother
He bears
Her frightful features.
"From A German War Primer" by Bertolt Brecht
"We are going o'er the sea!
Loyal sons of Italy,
We are bound for Tripoli,
"Tripoli" by John Lawson Stoddard
White-haired and honored,
Hurled to the hounds here,—
Our son beside him,
"Bergliot" by Bjornstjerne Bjornson
The Father and the Son
And Spirit we adore,
O may the Spirit's gifts be poured
On us forevermore.
"Above the Starry Spheres" by Augusta Treverorum
To God the Father, Son,
And Spirit glory be,
As ’twas, and is, and shall be so
To all eternity.
"Have mercy, Lord, on me," by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady

In news:

A Memoir by the Other Son.
The son of an Italian count, Thomas was born into a family of great expectations at the castle of Rocca Secca.
The son of an Air Force pilot had lived in Maine, Oklahoma, Alabama, and England.
Son hit with mallet at NC Army base .
As the son-in-law of a career Guardsman.
Iranian authorities detain son of ex-president, days after arresting daughter.
Paul Hughes, Art Dealer, and Son Kean, Student.
Father & Son by John Russell Abrams, 415 pp.
One of her two sons will apply to the Sons of Confederate Veterans, her lawyer said.
Josh Powell murdered his sons four days after a court hearing in Washington in which a judge decided not to immediately return his sons to him.
On sunday 6 10 I took my youngest son and his oldest son catfishing on the Delaware River .
Sam-Son Farms will be represented by two homebred sons of.
The sons of African music legends are coming to America: last week Nigeria's Seun Kuti, son of Fela, made his Chicago debut.
Mother Encouraged Son to Beat Up Friend's Son, Police Say.
Mom encouraged son to beat up friend's son FloriDUH's nightmare babysitters.

In science:

Galambos, The asymptotic theory of extreme order statistics (Wiley & Sons, 1987) S. T.
Generalised extreme value statistics and sum of correlated variables
F, then there exists a bijection between H 1 (Gal, SOn (q, ¯F)) and the set of classes of F-quadratic forms q ′ which are ¯F-isomorphic to q and such that det(q ′ )/ det(q) ∈ (F× )2 .
Automorphisms and forms of simple infinite-dimensional linearly compact Lie superalgebras
Carter, Simple groups of Lie type, John Wiley and Sons, 1972.
Carter subgroups of finite almost simple groups
Carter, Finite groups of Lie type, conjugacy classes and complex characters, John Wiley and Sons, 1985.
Carter subgroups of finite almost simple groups
SALEH, An introduction to probability and statistics, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 2000.
On the topological Properties of the One Dimensional Exponential Random Geometric Graph
Mathematical Foundations & Applications, Wiley & Sons, New York, 1990.
Natural Halting Probabilities, Partial Randomness, and Zeta Functions
Rao, Characterization problems in mathematical statistics, John Wiley & Sons, New York-LondonSydney, 1973.
Some characterizations of the spherical harmonics coefficients for isotropic random fields
Feller, An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications, Second Edition, John Wyley and Sons, 1965 C.
Power-law random walks
Feller, An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York (1957). T.
Cuntz-Krieger algebras and a generalization of Catalan numbers
John Wiley & Sons Inc., New York, 1995. A Wiley-Interscience Publication. Bose, A., Chatterjee, S., and Gangopadhyay, S.
Asymptotic results for empirical measures of weighted sums of independent random variables
Ibragimov, Elementary Lie group analysis and ordinary differential equations, Wiley Series in Mathematical Methods in Practice, 4, John Wiley and Sons, Ltd., 1999.
Multiple Hamiltonian structure of Bogoyavlensky-Toda lattices
Feller, An Introduction to Probability Theory and Applications, Vol. 2, NY-London-Sydney: John Wiley&Sons, Inc.
Random Walks Along the Streets and Canals in Compact Cities: Spectral analysis, Dynamical Modularity, Information, and Statistical Mechanics
Schrijver, Theory of Linear and Integer Programming, Wiley-Interscience Series in Discrete Mathematics, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., Chichester, 1986. C.
Inverting Random Functions III: Discrete MLE Revisited
New York ; John Wiley & Sons Inc., 1971 Forrester, P.J.: Log-gases and random matrices.
Limit Correlation Functions for Fixed Trace Random Matrix Ensembles
John Wiley & Sons Inc., New York, second edition, 1999.
Multivariate Lag-Windows and Group Representations