ikon ikon  /ˈaɪ kɑn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
  2. (n) a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church

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Usage(s):

  1. When they found it by an ikon and paper flowers, she vainly implored them to leave its contents behind.
  2. He leaned his gun against a statue, walked to a wall and snatched up a little gold lamp that had burned in front of a miracle-working ikon for 200 years.
  3. Troitski had an ikon, a painted image of the Blessed Virgin whose tears, copiously shed, performed miracles.

News

  1. Business Development Manager

    Ikon Science is a global technology company providing GeoPrediction tools to the upstream oil and gas industry. Founded in 2001, the company has grown into a global organisation, with 11 locations world-wide including London, Houston, Kuala Lumpur, Perth and Rio de Janeiro.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Rigzone

  2. Senior Geoscientist

    Ikon Science is a global technology company providing geoprediction tools to the upstream oil and gas industry. Founded in 2001, the company has grown into a global organisation, with 11 locations world-wide including London, Houston, Kuala Lumpur, Perth and Rio de Janeiro.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Rigzone

Quotes

  1. "All these tales of misfortune remind me of one of my lowest moments," says Stuart Wilson. "A long time ago when I was young and foolish I visited a club in Coventry called Ikon. Deep in to the night I found myself leaping around to the usual...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Stuart Wilson Source: The Guardian

  2. "That's what the judges in Ikon were looking for in the contest," Vina says. "At first my manager and I were worried about the risks, like, what if I lost? That could mean losing face here, I mean I've invested so many years building a career...
    on Aug 19, 2007 By: Vina Morales Source: INQ7.net

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