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Uijeongbu

Uijeongbu is a ceety in Gyeonggi-do, Sooth Korea. The ceety is locatit north o Seoul wi mony U.S. an Korean militar bases for the defence o the Korean caipital. The U.S. Seicont Infantry Diveesion haes estaiblisht its heidquairters in the ceety w ...

Kópavogur

Kópavogur is Icelands seicont lairgest municipality, wi a population o 30.180. It lies immediately sooth o Reykjavík an is pairt o the Greater Reykjavík aurie. The name leeterally means seal pup bay. The toun seal contains the profile o the kirk ...

Dickens Heath

Dickens Heath is a veelage an ceevil parish athin the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull in the Inglis coonty o Wast Midlands. It wis previously pairt o the ceevil parish o Hockley Heath, an is near Cheswick Green an Hollywood. It wis oreeginally a ...

Agia Paraskevi

Agia Paraskevi, is a suburb o Athens, Greece, in the northeast o Athens, aboot nine kilometres awa frae the ceety centre. It is linkit tae Athens bi Mesogeion Avenue, a major road in the greater Athens aurie. It is a municipality athin Attica region.

Vauxhall Brig

Vauxhall Brig is a Grade II* leetit steel an granite deck airch brig in central Lunnon. It crosses the River Thames in a sootheast–northwast direction atween Vauxhall on the sooth bank an Pimlico on the north bank. Appent in 1906, it replaced an ...

Wastbury, Wiltshire

The maist like eneuch springheid o the Wast - in Wastbury is semply that the toun is naur the waster edge o the coonty o Wiltshire, the boonds o whilk hae been muckle the same syne the Anglo-Saxon times. The -bury pairt o the name is anither wird ...

Antalya Province

Antalya Province is province locatit on the Mediterranean coast o soothwast Turkey, atween the Taurus Muntains an the Mediterranean Sea. Antalya Province is the centre o Turkeys tourism industry, attractin 30% o foreign tourists visitin Turkey. T ...

Province o Valladolid

Valladolid is a province o northwast Spain, in the central pairt o the autonomous commonty o Castile an León. It haes a population o 534.874 fowk in a total o 225 municipalities, a aurie o 8.110 km 2 an a population density o 65.80 fowk per km 2.

Tapachula

Tapachula is a toun an municipality locatit in the far soothwast o the state o Chiapas in Mexico, near the Guatemalan border an the Pacific Ocean. It is ane o the maist important ceeties o Chiapas economically as the caipital o the agriculturally ...

Maharashtra

Maharashtra), is a state in the wastren region o Indie. It is the seicont maist muckle state efter Uttar Pradesh an third lairgest state bi aurie in Indie. Maharashtra is the walthiest state in Indie, contributin 15% o the kintras industrial ootp ...

Santa Susanna, Catalonie

Santa Susanna is a municipality in the comarca o the Maresme in Catalonie, Spain. It is situatit on the coast atween Malgrat de Mar an Pineda de Mar. The main N-II road runs throu the toun. Thare is train link direct frae Sants station in Barcelona.

Götene Municipality

Götene Municipality is a municipality in Västra Götaland Coonty in wastren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the toun o Götene. When the first Swadish local govrenment acts went intae force in 1863, 20 rural municipal entities each correspondin tae ...

Solsonès

Populations are for 2001. Lladurs - pop. 220 Navès - pop. 278 Llobera - pop. 218 La Coma i la Pedra - pop. 239 Guixers - pop. 154 Olius - pop. 566 Riner - pop. 279 Castellar de la Ribera - pop. 153 Solsona - pop. 7.344 Pinell de Solsonès - pop. 2 ...

Weser

The Weser is a river in north-wastren Germany. Furmed at Hannoversch Münden bi the confluence o the rivers Fulda an Werra, it flows through Lawer Saxony, then reachin the Hanseatic-toun Bremen, afore emptyin 50 km further north at Bremerhaven int ...

Braunschweig

Braunschweig, is a city o 247.400 fowk, locatit in the federal-state o Lawer Saxony, Germany. It is locatit north o the Harz muntains at the farthest navigable point o the Oker river, that connects tae the North Sea throu the rivers Aller an Wese ...

Wolfsburg

Wolfsburg is the fift lairgest ceety in the German state o Lawer Saxony. Locatit on the River Aller northeast o Braunschweig, it lees aboot 75 km east o Hanover an 230 km wast o Berlin. In 2013, Wolfsburg rankit as the richest ceety in Germany wi ...

Wiltshire

Wiltshire is a landlockit ceremonial coonty in Sooth Wast Ingland. It contains the unitary authority o Swindon an covers 3.485 km 2. The auncient coonty toun wis Wilton, but syne 1930 Wiltshire County Council an its successor Wiltshire Council ha ...

Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire is a coonty in Sooth Wast Ingland. The coonty comprises pairt o the Cotswold Hills, pairt o the flat fertile valley o the River Severn, an the entire Forest o Dean. The coonty toun is the ceety o Gloucester, an ither principal tou ...

Berkshire

Berkshire is baith a ceremonial coonty an a historic coonty o Ingland. The admeenistrative coonty o Berkshire includin the Berkshire County Council wur abolished in 1998. The coonty is aften referred tae as the Royal County of Berkshire acause o ...

Hampshire

Hampshire ə/ ; abbreviatit Hants) is a coonty on the soothren coast o Ingland in the Unitit Kinrick. The coonty toun o Hampshire is Winchester, the umwhile caipital ceety o Ingland. Hampshire is the maist populous ceremonial coonty in the Unitit ...

Free Presbyterian Kirk o Ulster

The Free Presbyterian Kirk o Ulster is a Christian denomination foundit bi Ian Paisley in 1951. Doctrinally, the Kirk descrieves itssel as fundamentalist, evangelical, an separatist. Maist o its members bide in Norlan Airlan, whaur the Kirk is he ...

Doric

The main differs in soond atween Doric an ither Scots byleids is as follaes: aw, au and aa is said /a:/ stead o /ɑ, /ɒ:/ - aw, a or aa. "Y" /j/ soons are aften heard aifter parteeclar stairtin consonants, e.g. "tyauve" for taw. wh is said /f/ ste ...

Cruithne

The Cruithne or Cruthin wis historical fowk that dwalt in Ireland, in parteecular Ulster, in early medieval times. Gaun by T. F. ORahillys historical model, the Cruithne wis the descendants o the Priteni, that ORahilly argies wis the first Celtic ...

Democratic Unionist Party

Tha Democratic Unionist Party is a unionist poleetical pairty in Norlin Airlan. It wis foundit in 1971 durin tha Truibils bi Ian Paisley, wha led tha pairty fur tha neist 37 yeir. Noo led bi Arlene Foster, it haes, bi a nairae margin o yin, tha m ...

Belfast Loch

Belfast Loch or Craigfergus Loch is a mukkil inlat o the Erse Sie on the eist coast o Northren Ireland. It is named eftir the ceitie o Belfast, whilk ligs at the lochs heid. On the northren syd is Coonty Antrim an on the soothren syd is Coonty Do ...

Martin McGuinness

James Martin Pacelli McGuinness wus an Earse republican, Sinn Féin politician wha wis the First Minister depute o Norlin Airlan frae Mey 2007 tae Januar 2017. An umwhile Provisional IRA leader, McGuinness wus MP fur Mid Ulster frae 1997 till his ...

Bobby Sands

Robert Gerard Sands wis a member o the Proveesional Erse Republican Airmy who died on hunger strike while imprisoned at HM Prison Maze efter bein sentenced for firearms possession. He wis the leader o the 1981 hunger strike in which Erse republic ...

Norlin Airlan Assemlie

Tha Norlin Airlan Assemmlie kent forby as Stormont is tha devolved govrenance o Norlin Airlan. Tha Assemmlie haes mair pooer than the Scots Pairlament anent sindèrie maitters fur Norlin Airlan whutch are nae reserved bi the Govrenment o the Uniti ...

William IV o the Unitit Kinrick

William IV wis Keeng o the Unitit Kinrick o Great Breetain an Ireland an o Hanover frae 26 Juin 1830 till his daith. The third son o George III, William succeedit his elder brither George IV, as the last king an penultimate monarch o Breetains Ho ...

Albert, Prince Consort

Alfred o the Unitit Kinrick, Duke o Saxe-Coburg an Gotha 6 August 1844 – 30 Julie 1900 mairit Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna o Roushie an haed issue. Princess Victoria of the Unitit Kinrick, Princess Ryal 21 November 1840 – 5 August 1901 mairit ...

Adolf Friedrich II, Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Adolf Friedrich II, Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Duke o Mecklenburg, wis the first Duke o the Mecklenburg-Strelitz, whose ring wis frae 1701 until his daith. Mecklenburg-Strelitz wis a part o the Haly Roman Empire. Through his granddochter Charlo ...

Heich Stewart o Scotland

The teetle o Heich Stewart or Great Stewart wis gien in the 12t century tae Walter Fitzalan, whase descendants acame the Hoose o Stewart. In 1371, the last Heich Stewart inheritit the throne, an thareefter the teetle o Heich Stewart o Scotland ha ...

Friedrich V, Landgrave o Hesse-Homburg

Princess Auguste o Hesse-Homburg 1776–1871; mairit Frederick Louis, Hereditary Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Schwerin 1778–1819. Princess Karoline o Hesse-Homburg 1771–1854 mairit Louis Frederick II, Prince o Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt 1767–1807. Landgrav ...

Charlotte (gien name)

Charlotte is a female gien name, a female furm o the male name Charles. These weemen are uisually identified as Charlotte wi an appendit teetle rather than a surname: Princess Charlotte disambiguation, several weemen wi the name Amber ONeal, a pr ...

Sophie Magdalene o Denmark

Princess Sophie Magdalene o Denmark Swadish: Sofia Magdalena ; 3 Julie 1746 – 21 August 1813) wis Queen consort o Swaden as the spoose o Keeng Gustav III.

Acre

The acre is a unit o area uised in the imperial an U.S. customar seestems. It is equivalent tae 43.560 square feet. An acre is aboot 40% o a hectare – slichtly smawer than an American fitbaa field. The acre is commonly uised in the Unitit States, ...

Oso

Oso, Washington, a census-designatit place in Snohomish Coonty, Washington Oso, Ontario, a commonty Central Frontenac Tounship, Ontario, Canadae The heich-gate Oso Parkway in Orange Coonty, Californie, namit efter the wird for "bear" in the Spain ...

Halland Coonty

Halland Coonty is a coonty on the wastren coast o Swaden. It corresponds roughly tae the cultural an historical province o Halland. The caipital is Halmstad. It borders the coonties o Västra Götaland, Jönköping, Kronoberg, Skåne an the sea o the ...

Kungsbacka Municipality

Kungsbacka Municipality is a municipality in Halland Coonty on the Swadish wast coast, some 30 km sooth o Gothenburg. The municipal seat is locatit in the toun Kungsbacka. In 1969 Tölö wis mergit intae the Ceety o Kungsbacka. In 1971 the municipa ...

Ortuella

Ortuella is a toun an municipality locatit in the province o Biscay, in the autonomous commonty o Basque Kintra, northren Spain. Nowadays pairt o Greater Bilbao region, till the beginnin o 19t hunderyear it wis integratit in the Valley o Somorros ...

Enkarterri

Enkarterri is a comarca o the province o Biscay, in the Basque Kintra, Spain. It is ane o the seiven comarcas or destricts that mak up the province o Biscay. Its admeenistrative centre is Balmaseda. Enkarterri stretches frae the river Nervion an ...

Loch Ness

Loch Ness is a mukkil an deip freshwattir loch in the Hielands o Scotland. It stents for aboot 37 kilometer soothwast frae Innerness. It haes a surfass aurie o 56.4 km2, makkin it the seicont-mukkilest Scots loch eftir Loch Lomond. Houaniver, awi ...

Scots place names in Canadae

This is a leet o placenames in Scotland that hae subsequently been appleed tae pairts o Canadae bi Scots emigrants or splorers. For Nova Scotian names in Scots Gaelic no necessarily the same as the Inglis versions see Canadian communities with Sc ...

Ardvreck Castle

Ardvreck Castle is a ruined castle dating frae the 16t century whit staunds on a rocky knab skouting oot intae Loch Assynt in Sutherland, Scotland. Ane can win at the ruins bi driving alang the A837 whit follaes the north shore o Loch Assynt frae ...

Haggis

Haggis is a tradeetional Scots dish. It is a wechtie pudden tradeetionally served wi chappit neeps an tatties. Altho ther monie recipes, some uisin deer emmledeug, for ordinar its makkit wi the follaein ingredients: sheeps hert, liver, an lichts, ...

Chornobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant

The Chornobyl Nuclear Pouer Plant or Chernobyl Nuclear Pouer Station is a decommissioned nuclear pouer station near the ceety o Pripyat, Ukraine, 14.5 km northwast o the ceety o Chornobyl, 16 km frae the Ukraine–Belaroushie border, an aboot 110 k ...

Sungri Motor Plant

Sungri Motor Plant is a 600.000 m 2 vehicle factory in the ceety o Tokchon, North Korea. It wis the maist capable plant o the North Korean automotive industry afore bein surpassed bi Pyeonghwa Motors. The plant produces urban an off-road passenge ...

Rumex

The docks an sorrels, genus Rumex L., are a genus o aboot 200 species o annual, biennial an perennial yerbs in the buckwheat faimily Polygonaceae. Members o this faimily are very common perennial yerbs growin mainly in the northren hemisphere, bu ...

Kajaran

For the veelage juist sooth o Kajaran, cried Kajaran an aw, see Kajaran veelage. Kajaran is a ceety in the sooth o Armenie in the Syunik Province. The name translates frae Armenie as "the place o the brave". It is locatit 356 km awa frae Yerevan, ...

Galium

Galium is a lairge genus o annual an perennial yerbaceous plants in the faimily Rubiaceae, occurrin in the temperate zones o baith the Northren an Soothren Hemispheres. Some species are informally kent as Bedstraw. Thare are ower 600 species of G ...