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DFDistrito Federal (Spanish: Federal District)
DFData Frame
DFDairy Free
DFDisk Free
DFDistrito Federal (Brazil)
DFDelta Force (Novalogic military combat game)
DFDrug Free
DFDwarf Fortress (video game)
DFDansk Folkeparti
DFDirection Finder
DFDegree of Freedom
DFLa Documentation Française (France)
DFDual Frequency
DFDon't Fragment
DFDead Fish
DFDirection Flag
DFDrinking Fountain (various companies)
DFDiesel Fuel
DFDisk Farm
DFDelay Fuse
DFDodd-Frank (finance law)
DFDragon Force (band)
DFDietary Fiber
DFDengue Fever
DFDarkfall (game)
DFDong Feng (Asia automobile manofacturer)
DFDouglas Fir
DFDistraction Free (web browser extension)
DFData Field
DFDead Frontier
DFDecision Feedback
DFDarkness Falls (Dark Age of Camelot online game)
DFDissipation Factor
DFDirt Farmer
DFDivine Forces (gaming; Runescape clan)
DFDark Forces (LucasArts game)
DFDefence Forces (Irish Army)
DFDerek Fisher (NBA Player)
DFDavid Farrell (composer)
DFDragonfable (online game)
DFDouble Feature
DFDestination Field
DFData Fusion
DFDancefit
DFDilution Factor
DFDesign Feature
DFDorsiflexion
DFDigital Forensics
DFDobbs Ferry (New York)
DFDepth Finder
DFDown Forward (video game)
DFDisposal Facility
DFDiscount Factor
DFDean of the Faculty
DFDesign Flow
DFDemocratic Front (India)
DFDeep Forest (band)
DFDungeon Family (Collection of Bands)
DFDog Fight (air-to-air combat)
DFDuty Factor
DFDedicated File
DFDrilling Fluid
DFDioxins and Furans
DFDespair Faction (website)
DFDamage Free
DFDisposition Form
DFDistricto Federal
DFDarling Fiancee
DFDelivery Function
DFDark Future (role playing game)
DFDegree Fahrenheit
DFDermatofibroma (skin tumor)
DFDistribution Frame
DFDefender of the Faith
DFDeep Freezer (storage and preservation)
DFDeuterium Fluoride
DFDifference Frequency
DFDigital Fortress (book)
DFDefensive Fire
DFDistance Formula
DFDensity Factor
DFDecode and Forward
DFDistriktsidrottsförbund (Swedish Gymnastics Federation)
DFDevice Flag
DFDiamond Frame (bicycle)
DFDead Fantasy (anime)
DFDigital Fingerprint
DFDynaFlat (Samsung monitor)
DFDouble Flag
DFDeblocking Filter
DFDielectric Film
DFDecontamination Factor
DFDose Factor
DFDestroyer Flotilla
DFDevelopment Flight
DFData Formatter
DFDead Freight
DFDispersion Factor
DFDecimation Factor
DFDirect Fulfillment (contract manufacturer sends product directly to the customer)
DFDead Files
DFDelivery Facility (Canada Post)
DFDelay Fault
DFDuplex Filter
DFDark Falz (Phantasy Star Online boss, gaming)
DFDynamic Flux
DFDanske Folkedanseres (Denmark)
DFDie Famous
DFDark Friend
DFDynamo Field (automotive electronics)
DFDark Faction (video game)
DFDimensional Fact (data warehouse model)
DFDouble Feeder
DFDissociation Factor (chemistry)
DFThe Elder Scrolls: Daggerfall (computer game)
DFDuelField (online game)
DFDelay Fuze
DFDemodulation Filter
DFDrainage Frequency
DFDhammakaya Foundation
DFDroopy Flange
DFDuck Farm, Inc.
DFDysfunctional Fighters (gaming clan)
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The reader begins to understand the inner conflict he has experienced and his final transformation from a defender of an individual or specific faith to a defender of the faith, one that circumvents narrow ideals and beliefs and encompasses all of mankind.
The Prince caused controversy within the Anglican church when he floated the idea several years ago of becoming Defender of the Faiths in an attempt to embrace the other religions in Britain.
The title "Defender of the Faith" has been part of the titles of every sovereign since Henry VIII.
Defender Of The Faith begins in the Abbey Theatre on March 22.
Henry VIII, erstwhile defender of the faith for the pope, created the Church of England predominantly for family dynastic, fiscal and socio-political reasons.
He said the Queen's position as both commander in chief of the armed forces and defender of the faith made her Government's possession of nuclear arms treasonable.
He never claimed to be a zealous defender of the faith -- his absolute commitment to it obviated any need for such a defensive posture.
The Prince, who on his accession to the throne might be expected to take the title Defender of the Faith [of the established Church of England), has gone on record saying because of Britain's multi-cultural, multi-religious population this title may not be the most appropriate.
Krugman's reply to the letter, also not included in this book, apologized for the essay's "deliberately provocative style" and acknowledged an intention "to shake up what I feared was becoming a closed circle of intellectual complacency." This is not the sort of behavior you expect from someone who belittles other writers' lack of rigor and assumes the role of defender of the faith.
We whose names are underwriten, the loyall subjects of our dread soveraigne Lord King James by the grace of God, of great Britaine, Franc, & Ireland king, defender of the faith, &c.
Her official royal title is Elizabeth II, by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Her Other Realms and Territories, Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith. The 92-year-old monarch is more commonly known as Her Majesty.
conferred the title Defender of the Faith on Henry |VIII?