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Kinrick o Ingland

The Kinrick o Ingland wis a sovereign state in Wastren Europe. It wis the land in the sooth o the island o Great Breetain. It is nou twa hame naitions. The present hame naitions that war pairt o the Kinrick o Ingland are Ingland an Wales.

Kinrick o Portugal

The Kinrick o Portugal wis a monarchy on the Iberian Peninsula an the predecessor o modren Portugal.

Vladimir-Suzdal

Vladimir-Suzdal, forby kent as the Grand Duchy o Vladimir, wis ane o the major principalities that succeedit Kievan Rus in the late 12t century, centred in Vladimir-on-Klyazma.

Roman Republic

The Roman Republic wis the period o the auncient Roman ceevilization when the govrenment operatit as a republic. It began wi the owerthrow o the Roman monarchy, tradeetionally datit aroond 509 BC, an its replacement bi a govrenment heidit bi twa ...

Arab League

The Arab League, offeecially cried the League o Arab States, is a regional organisation o Arab states in North an Northeast Africae, an Soothwast Asie. It wis formit in Cairo on 22 Mairch 1945 wi sax members: Egypt, Iraq, Transjordan, Lebanon, Sa ...

Plaid Cymru

Plaid Cymru is a Welsh nationalist political pairty in Wales. Ideologically, Plaid is poseitioned on the centre-left tae left-weing o the British political spectrum an caas for Welsh unthirldom frae the Unitit Kinrick. Plaid wis foondit in 1925 a ...

Régence

The Régence refers tae a time atween 1715 an 1723, when King Louis XV wis a minor an Fraunce wis governed bi Philippe dOrléans, a nephew o Louis XIV o France, as Regent o the Kinrick. Contemporary European rulers included Philip V o Spain, John V ...

Surintendante de la Maison de la Reine

Surintendante de la Maison de la Reine, or anly Surintendante, wis the senior lady-in-waiting at the ryal coort o Fraunce frae 1619 until the French Revolution. The Surintendante wis selected frae the members of the heichest French nobility.

Oscar Niemeyer

Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida Niemeyer Soares Filho - kent as Oscar Niemeyer - wis a Brazilian airchitect conseedert tae be ane o the key figurs in the development o modren airchitectur. Niemeyer wis best kent for his design o ceevic biggins for Brasí ...

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso kent as Pablo Ruiz Picasso wis a Spaingie painter, draughtsman, an sculptor wha livit maist o his adult life in Fraunce. He ...

Arthur Henderson

Arthur Henderson PC wis a Breetish iron moulder an Labour politeecian. He wis the first Labour cabinet meenister, wan the Nobel Peace Prize in 1934 an, uniquely, served three separate terms as Leader o the Labour Pairty in three different decades ...

John Mott

John Raleigh Mott wis a long-servin leader o the Young Mens Christian Association an the Warld Student Christian Federation. He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1946 for his wirk in establishin an strenthenin internaitional Protestant Christian ...

Fridtjof Nansen

Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen wis a Norse explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian an Nobel Peace Prize laureate. In his youth a champion skier an ice skater, he led the team that makkit the first crossin o the Greenland interior in 1888, an ...

Joseph Rotblat

Sir Joseph Rotblat KCMG CBE FRS wis a Pols pheesicist, a sel-describit "Pole wi a Breetish passport". Rotblat wis the anly pheesicist tae leave the Manhattan Project on the grunds o conscience. Rotblats wirk on nuclear fawoot wus a major contreib ...

Democrats (Brazil)

The Democrats is a far-richt poleetical pairty in Brazil, which is considered the main pairty within the richt-wing spectrum. It wis foondit in 1985 unner the name o Liberal Front Pairty frae a dissidence o the defunct Democratic Social Pairty, s ...

Naitional Alliance Pairty

The Naitional Alliance Party is a poleetical party in Papua New Guinea. It wis foondit in 1995 bi Bernard Narokobi, Moi Avei, Bart Philemon an Masket Iangalio, who invitit Sir Michael Somare tae lead them tae the 1997 elections efter he haed been ...

Fowks Action Pairty

The Fowks Action Pairty haes been Singapores rulig poleetical pairty syne 1959. It is ane o the twa major pairties in Singapore, the ither bein the Wirkers Pairty. Syne the 1963 general elections, the PAP haes dominatit Singapores parliamentary d ...

Naitional Socialism Association

Naitional Socialism Association is a neo-fascist politeecal organization foondit in Taiwan in September 2006 bi Hsu Na-chi, a 22-year-auld female politeecal science graduate o Soochow University. The NSA haes an explicit stated goal o obtainin th ...

Labour Pairty (UK)

The Labour Pairty is ane o the muckle poleitical pairtys o the Unitit Kinrick. It is the opposition pairty in the Wastmeenster Pairlament o the Unitit Kinrick the nou. The heidsman is Heidsman o the Opposition o the Unitit Kinrick, Keir Starmer. ...

Martin Bormann

Martin Bormann wis a prominent Nazi offeecial. He acame heid o the Pairty Chancellery an private secretar tae Adolf Hitler. He wis almaist ayeweys at his Führer s side. Hitler teepically did nae issue written orders, but gae them verbally at meet ...

Karl Dönitz

Karl Dönitz ; 16 September 1891 – 24 December 1980) wis a Warld War II German Admiral an the fowert an last Preses o the German Reich. As Adolf Hitlers last will an testament that he wis appyntit tae, he acted up tae the reest an dismissal o his ...

Islamic fundamentalism

Islamic fundamentalism is a term uisit tae describe releegious ideologies seen as advocatin a return tae the "fundamentals" o Islam: the Quran an the Sunnah. Definitions o the term vary. Accordin tae Christine L. Kettel, it is deemit problematic ...

Wahhabi

Wahhabism is a wird uised tae describe Salafism, a releegious muivement athin Sunni Islam an a branch o Islam. It wis developit bi an 18t century Muslim theologian frae Najd, Saudi Arabie. Ibn Abdul Al-Wahhab advocatit purgin Islam o wha he consi ...

Prince Charles Maurice, Coont o Valentinois

Prince Charles Maurice o Monaco, Coont o Valentinois wis a Monégasque prince an member o the Hoose o Grimaldi. He wis a son o Louise Hippolyte, Princess o Monaco an Prince Jacques I.

Wessex keengs

Wessex keengs go along wi Essex, Mercia, East Anglia, Kent, Northumbria and Sussex keengs as the seeven keengdoms o Ingland fi 500-927 until united by Athelstan.

Prince o Condé

The teetle o Prince o Condé was a title used in France while the country was a monarchy For example prior to 1793. The holder o the teetle wis a member o the extended royal family and therefore held the rank and further title of Prince o the blui ...

Princess Eleonore Wilhelmine o Anhalt-Köthen

Princess Eleonore Wilhelmine o Anhalt-Köthen wis a princess o Anhalt-Köthen bi birth an bi mairiage successively Princess o Saxe-Merseburg an Duchess o Saxe-Weimar.

Vice Preses o the Unitit States

The Vice Preses o the Unitit States is the seicont heichest public office creatit bi the Unitit States Constitution. The Vice Preses, thegither wi the Preses o the Unitit States, is indirectly electit bi the fowk throu the Electoral College tae a ...

Akhenaten

Akhenaten kent afore the fift year o his reign as Amenhotep IV, wis a Pharaoh o the Aichteent dynasty o Egyp who ruled for 17 years an died aiblins in 1336 BC or 1334 BC. He is especially notit for abandonin tradeetional Egyptian polytheism an in ...

John Knox

John Knox wis a Scots meenister, theologian, an writer that wis a leader o the kintras Reformation. He is the foonder o the Presbyterian Kirk o Scotland. Born in Giffordgate, Knox is believed tae hae been eddicatit at the Varsity o St Andras an w ...

Muhammad

Muhammad, wis the foonder o the releegion o Islam. an is considered bi Muslims tae be a messenger an prophet o God, the last law-bearer in a series o Islamic prophets, an, bi maist Muslims, the last prophet o God as taught bi the Quran. Muslims t ...

Pape

The Bishop o Rome, whiles cried the Pape, is the heid o the Roman Catholic Kirk an sovereign o Vatican Ceety. The Bishop is waled by Cairdinals in whit is kent as a Papal Conclave. The current Bishop His Haliness Pape Frauncis, wha succeedit Pape ...

João VI o Portugal

João VI o Portugal wis a member o the Hoose o Braganza an King o Portugal. He wis aa the faither o the first Emperor o Brazil, Pedro I o Brazil. He acted as Regent o Portugal for his mither Queen Maria I frae 1792 tae 1799. He mairit his Spangie ...

Pedro I o Brazil

Dom Pedro I, nicknamed "the Liberator", wis the foonder an first ruler o the Empire o Brazil. As King Dom Pedro IV, he ringed briefly ower Portugal, whaur he became kent as "the Liberator" as weel as "the Sodger King".

Pedro II o Brazil

Dom Pedro II, nicknamed "the Magnanimous", wis the seicont an last ruler o the Empire o Brazil, ringin for ower 58 year. Born in Rio de Janeiro, he wis the seivent bairn o Emperor Dom Pedro I o Brazil an Empress Dona Maria Leopoldina an sicweys a ...

Bosnie mafia

The Bosnie mafia is the body o illegal gangs an creeminal organisations operatin in Bosnie an Herzegovinae an athin the Bosnie diaspora. Bosnie organisit creeme figurs operate maistly in Europe, as well as in Canada, the Unitit States an Bosnian ...

Integrated Taxonomic Information System

The Integrated Taxonomic Information System is an American pairtnership designed tae provide consistent an reliable information on the taxonomy o biological species.

Zuni leid

Zuni is a leid o the Zuni fowk, indigenous tae wastren New Mexico an eastren Arizona in the Unitit States. It is spoken bi aroond 9.500 fowk warldwide, especially in the vicinity o Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, an muckle smawer numbers in pairts o Ari ...

Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford English Dictionary, published bi the Oxford University Press, is a descriptive dictionar o the Inglis leid.

Mexican Drog War

The Mexican Drog War is an ongoing asymmetric low-intensity conflict atween the Mexican govrenment and various drug trafficking syndicates. In 2006 when the Mexican militar began taw intervene, the govrenments principal goal was to reduce drug-re ...

Scots clan

Scottish clans, gie a sense o identity an shared strynd tae fowk in Scotland an tae thair kinfowk ootower the warld, wi a formal structur o Clan Chiefs acknawledged bi the coort o the Lord Lyon, King o Arms that acts as an authority anent maitter ...

Clan Anderson

Anderson is an Inglis an Scots patronymic surname, meanin son o Andrew. In this form, it is mair common in the Lawlands, but it is widespread in Scotland in different forms. In the Hielands, it wis rendered as MacAndrew, o medieval Scots origin. ...

Clan Bissett

Clan Bissett is a Scots clan o Anglo-Norman oreegin. It disna hae a clan chief recognised bi the Lord Lyon King of Arms, an syne the clan haes nae staunin unner Scots law. Clan Bissett is conseedert an armigerous clan, meanin that it is conseeder ...

Clan Broun

The Brouns o Colstoun, the Chiefs o Clan Broun, claim strynd frae the Ryal Hoose o Fraunce. Thay bear on thair shield the three fleur-de-lys o the French Monarchy. The Brouns o Colstoun an aa claim strynd frae George Broun who in 1543 mairit Jean ...

Clan Cairns

Clan Cairns is a Scots clan. The clan daes no hae a chief recognised bi the Lord Lyon King of Arms, therefore the clan haes nae standin unner Scots Law. Clan Cairns is considered an armigerous clan, meanin that it is considered tae hae haed at an ...

Clan Calder

The name Calder is believed tae derive frae the Scots name for a sma stream. Hugh de Cadella, a French knicht wis creatit Thane o Calder, later tae be kent as Cawdor in Nairn, Scotland. Hugh de Kaledouer wis a witness tae a chairter o land near M ...

Clan Campbell

Clan Campbell is a Hieland Scots clan. Historically ane o the lairgest, maist pouerful an successfu o the Hieland clans, thair lands wur in Argyll an the chief o the clan became the Earl an later the Duke o Argyll.

Clan Dewar

Clan Dewar is a Lawland Scots clan that settled near Edinburgh. Legend haes it that thay wan thair lands efter killin a wouf whilk haed terrorised the aurie.

Clan Donald

Clan Donald is ane o the lairgest Scots clans. Thare are mony brainches tae the clan. Several hae chiefs recognised bi the Lord Lyon King of Arms. The clans ir: Clan Macdonald o Sleat, Clan Macdonald o Clanranald, Clan MacDonell o Glengarry, Clan ...

Clan Douglas

Clan Douglas, referred tae as The Hoose o Douglas an aw, is an auncient Scots clan frae the Scots Lawlands takin its name frae Douglas, Sooth Lanrikshire, an thence spreadin throu the Scots Borderland, Angus, Lothian an ayont. The clan daes no cu ...