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Ren is a diminutive of the feminine given name Renée.

Renée Name list

Renée is a French feminine given name.


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Orenburg Tsentralny Airport airport in Russia

Orenburg Airport is a civil airport located about 25 km east of Orenburg city. Now defunct Orenair had its head office on the airport property.

Redes Energéticas Nacionais energy transmission company in Portugal

REN - Redes Energéticas Nacionais, SGPS, S.A. is a Portuguese energy sector company which is the current concession holder of the country's two main energy infrastructure networks: the National Electricity Transmission Grid (RNT) and the National Natural Gas Transportation Grid (RNTGN). It is responsible for the planning, construction, operation, maintenance and global technical management of both these grids and associated infrastructures. Its stated mission is to provide a guarantee of an uninterrupted and stable supply of energy while ensuring equal rights of grid access to the remaining participants in the energy market, including consumers, generators and distributors.

<i>Renanthera</i> genus of plants

Renanthera, abbreviated as Ren in horticultural trade, is a genus of large scrambling monopodial epiphytic and terrestrial species of orchid found in China, the Himalayas, Southeast Asia, New Guinea, and Melanesia.


Ren County County in Hebei, Peoples Republic of China

Ren County or Renxian, is a county in the southwest of Hebei province, China. It is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Xingtai. It has a land area of 431 km2 (166 sq mi) and a population of 300,000. Its postal code is 055150. The county seat is located in Rencheng Town.

Ren, Iran village in Kerman, Iran

Ren is a village in Marz Rural District, Chah Dadkhoda District, Qaleh Ganj County, Kerman Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 96, in 16 families.

Nagaur City in Rajasthan, India

Nagaur (Nāgaur) is a city in the state of Rajasthan in India. It is the administrative headquarters of Nagaur District. The Nagaur city lies about midway between Jodhpur and Bikaner.


Ren (surname) Surname list

Rén is the Mandarin pinyin romanisation of the Chinese surname written 任 in Chinese character. It is romanised as Jen in Wade–Giles, and Yam or Yum in Cantonese. It is listed 58th in the Song dynasty classic text Hundred Family Surnames. As of 2008, it is the 59th most common surname in China, shared by 4.2 million people.

Cao Ren Cao Wei general

Cao Ren, courtesy name Zixiao, was a military general serving under the warlord Cao Cao during the late Eastern Han dynasty of China. He continued serving in the state of Cao Wei – founded by Cao Cao's son and successor, Cao Pi – during the Three Kingdoms period. He played a significant part in assisting Cao Cao in the civil wars leading to the end of the Han dynasty. He was appointed as the Grand Marshal (大司馬) when Cao Pi ascended the throne, and was also credited by the latter for the establishment of Wei. However, Cao Ren was also once derided as a mediocre commander by Zhu Huan, a general from Wei's rival state Eastern Wu.

MC Ren American rapper

Lorenzo Jerald Patterson, better known by his stage name MC Ren, is an American rapper, songwriter and record producer from Compton, California. He is the founder and owner of the record label Villain. His moniker is derived from the middle letters in his first name (Lorenzo).


Ren (Confucianism) Confucian virtue

Ren is the Confucian virtue denoting the good feeling a virtuous human experiences when being altruistic. Ren is exemplified by a normal adult's protective feelings for children. It is considered the outward expression of Confucian ideals.

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Kate Madison is a British independent filmmaker, director, producer and actor. She portrayed the character Elgarain in her film, Born of Hope.

<i>The Pirates of Dark Water</i> Animated TV series

The Pirates of Dark Water is an American fantasy animated television series produced by Hanna-Barbera and created by David Kirschner and first aired in 1991.

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