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Sejong

Sejong the Great wis the fowert king o Joseon. Born wi the faimily name Yi, gien name Do, faimily oreegin Jeonju, sobriquet Wonjung. Posthumous name is Sejong. Posthumous title, abbreviatit, is JangHun Great King, an offeecial title is Sejong Jan ...

Domodedovo (toun)

Domodedovo is a toun in Moscow Oblast, Roushie, locatit 37 kilometer sooth o Moscow. Population: 96.145 ; 54.080 ; 55.294. The increase o population is due tae the merger o three neebourin inhabitit localities intae the toun in 2004.

Radomir (toun)

The toun wis first mentioned in a 15t-hunderyear source as Uradmur. The current shape appears for the first time in a source frae 1488. The name is derivit directly frae the personal name Radomir or its adjectival shape. In 1918, Bulgarie wis rul ...

Alexandrov (toun)

Alexandrov or Aleksandrov is a toun an the admeenistrative centre o Alexandrovsky Destrict o Vladimir Oblast, Roushie, locatit 120 kilometer northeast o Moscow. Population: 61.551 ; 64.824 ; 68.220. Alexandrovskaya Sloboda the umwhile name o the ...

Thasos (toun)

Thasos is a toun on the island o Thasos in northren Greece. It is the caipital an main toun o the island. The toun is cried Limenas Thasou for short juist Limenas an aw tae distinguish the toun frae the island on which it is situatit. The toun is ...

Auld Toun

Auld Toun is the teepical designation o a historic or oreeginal core o a ceety or toun. Awtho the ceety mey be lairger in its present form, mony ceeties hae redesignatit this pairt o the ceety tae commemorate its oreegins efter thorough renovatio ...

Gus-Khrustalny (toun)

Gus-Khrustalny is a toun in Vladimir Oblast, Roushie, locatit on the Gus River 63 kilometer sooth o Vladimir. Population: 60.784 ; 67.121 ; 76.360 ; 65.000 ; 40.000 ; 17.900.

Stupino, Stupinsky Destrict, Moscow Oblast

Stupino is a toun an the admeenistrative centre o Stupinsky Destrict o Moscow Oblast, Roushie, locatit on the Oka River 100 kilometer sooth o Moscow. Population: 66.816 ; 63.124 ; 74.476. The toun wis foondit in 1939 as a closed ceety. Its chief ...

Khojavend (toun)

Khojavend bi locals) is a toun an the provincial caipital o the Martuni Province o the de facto unthrilt but unrecognizit Nagorno-Karabakh Republic. It is internaitionally recognizit as the caipital o the Khojavend Rayon. It is locatit approximat ...

Tak (toun)

Tak is a toun in northwast o Thailand, caipital o the Tak Province an the Tak destrict. As o 2005 the toun haes a population o 19.900 an aurie o 7.27 km². It covers the tambon Rahaeng, Nong Luang, Chiang Ngoen an Hua Diat.

Nessie

The Loch Ness Monster, bytimes cried Nessie or "Ness" is a craitur or curn craiturs said tae stey in Loch Ness, a howe caller watter loch naur the ceety o Innerness in northren Scotland. Nessie is aften thocht tae be a muckle kelpie. Alang wi Big ...

Muir o Ord

Muir o Ord is a veelage in Hieland, Scotland. It is situated near the wastern boundary o the Black Isle, aboot 20 km wast o the ceety o Innerness, and 10 km sooth o Dingwal. It haes a population of 3.026. The Black Isle Show, ane o the lairgest a ...

2009–10 Scots Premier League

The 2009–10 Scottish Premier League wis the twalt saison o the Scots Premier League. The deffendin champion wur Rangers. The saison began on 15 August 2009 an endit in Mey 2010.

VisitScotland

VisitScotland, umwhile the Scottish Tourist Board, is a national tourism organisation in Scotland. It is an executive nane-depairtmental public body o the Scots Govrenment, wi offices in Edinburgh, Glesga, Innerness an ither pairts o Scotland. Th ...

2009–10 Scots First Diveesion

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Haudagain roonaboot

The Haudagain roonaboot is a roonaboot in Aiberdeen that haufs the A92 an A96. As aw traffeck heided northwart tae Innerness bi the A96 or soothwart tae Dundee bi the A92, it is a notourly busy an dangerous infaw wi lairge queues frae aw directio ...

Beaulieu

Beaulieu, Georgie Beaulieu Loch, a loch in Minnesota Beaulieu Township, Mahnomen Coonty, Minnesota Beaulieu House, Newport, an Astor later Vanderbilt hame in Newport, Rhode Island Beaulieu, Minnesota

東區

Higashi-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefectur Higashi-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefectur Higashi-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefectur Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefectur Higashi-ku, Sakai, Osaka Higashi-ku, Niigata Ceety, Niigata Prefectur Higashi-ku, Oka ...

Province o Segovia

Segovia is a province o central/northren Spain, in the soothren pairt o the autonomous commonty o Castile an León. It is bordered bi the provinces o Burgos, Soria, Guadalajara, Madrid, Ávila, an Valladolid. The province haes a population o 149.28 ...

Østfold

Østfold is a coonty in sootheastren Norawa, borderin Akershus an soothwastren Swaden, while Buskerud an Vestfold is on the ither side o the bay. The coontys admeenistrative seat is Sarpsborg, an Fredrikstad is the lairgest ceety. Mony manufacturi ...

Tidaholm Municipality

Tidaholm Municipality is a municipality in Västra Götaland Coonty in wastren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the ceety o Tidaholm. The municipality is locatit on the banks o the river Tidan. In the early 1970s a naition-wide local govrenment refor ...

Malmö

Malmö), in the soothrenmaist province o Scanie, is the third maist populous ceety in Swaden efter Stockholm an Gothenburg. Malmö is the seat o Malmö Municipality an the caipital o Skåne Coonty. The admeenistrative entity for maist o the ceety is ...

Västerås

Västerås is a ceety in central Swaden, locatit on the shore o Lake Mälaren in the province Västmanland, some 100 km wast o Stockholm. The ceety haes a population o 110.877 inhabitants in 2010, oot o the municipal total o 137.207. Västerås is the ...

Firth o Clyde

The Firth o Clyde is a mukkil bodie o coastal wattir on the wast coast o Scotland. It is beildit frae the Atlantic Ocean bi the Kintyre hauf-iland. At its ooter mairch it is aboot 26 mile 42 km wyd. At the northren end it brainches-af intil monie ...

Jinotega Depairtment

Jinotega is the seicont mucklest depairtment in Nicaragua. It is bordered on the north bi the kintra o Honduras. The depairtments surroondin it are, Matagalpa tae the sooth, Zelaya tae the east, an Estelí, Madriz, an Nueva Segovia. It covers an a ...

Hippocrates

Hippocrates wis a Greek doctor. He wis probably born in 460 BC, an deed in 377 BC. Hippocrates is cried the "Faither o medicine". He wis the first chiel ti scrieve o scientific raisons that fowk gat ill. Fowk uised ti believe that illness wis cau ...

What Not to Wear (UK TV series)

What Not to Wear is a reality makower televeesion shaw in baith Breetain an the Unitit States. It stairtit in the UK on BBC Twa syne on BBC Ane; syne it wis braidcast in the US on BBC Americae. An American version gaes oot on TLC. The Breetish ve ...

Saunt Emma

Saunt Emma wis a German noblewumman an Christian saunt endue tae her beneficence. Emma wis jaloused tae be fae strynd o the legendar wild Widukind, an her mither wis a wumman cried Adela. Emma hersel wis kent for bein temperamental an pauchtie, a ...

Main Street, U.S.A.

Main Street, U.S.A. is the first "themed laund" juist inside the entry tae the mony Magic Kinrick -style pairks rin bi The Walt Disney Company athort the warld. Based on Walt Disneys hametoun o Marceline, Missouri, Main Street, U.S.A. is shapit f ...

Edward Jenner

Edward Jenner wis an Inglis physeecian wirkin in Berkeley, Gloucestershire, weel-kent for his wark bringin on the Smawpox vaccine. In Jenners time, the smawpox inoculation wis duin aa ower England. Houaniver, it haed twa muckle drawbacks: it wis ...

Swan

A swan is a kynd o watter bird, frae the genus Cygnus an Coscoroba. Thay belang the subfaimilie Anserinae, in the Anatidae familie that geese an deuks is a pairt o an aa. A lot o swans bides in caulder airts, like northren Europe, Asia an North A ...

Google Translate

Google Translate is a machine translation wabsteid frae Google that can translate text atween different langages. It can translate wirds, sentences, blads and wab pages atween onie mixtur o mair nor 100 supportit langages. It wis launtched on the ...

Lass

A lass, girl or quean is a female bairn. She is a female body that isna yet matured, awtho female teenagers mey be cried" girls” an aw. Whiles aulder fowk still caw growen up weemen as" girls”, parteecular in expressions sic as" a nicht oot wi th ...

Asyut Govrenorate

Asyut Govrenorate is ane o the govrenorates o Egyp. It stretches for aboot 120 km alang the banks o the Nile. The caipital o the govrenorate is the ceety o Asyut.

Maria Theresa

Maria Theresa Walburga Amalia Christina wis the anly female ruler o the Habsburg dominions an the last o the Hoose o Habsburg. She is generaly cried Empress Maria Theresa.

Cuddie

A cuddie is a beast-o-burden. Whiles wee horse is cried cuddies. Whilst unalike speshes o the Equidae faimlie can interbreid, affspring are almaist aye fouthless. Nonetheless, horse/cuddie mashles are faur ben for thar durability an strangth. A M ...

San José Depairtment

San José Depairtment is a depairtment o Uruguay. Its caipital is San José de Mayo. It borders Colonia Depairtment tae the wast, Flores Depairtment tae the north an the depairtments o Florida, Canelones an Montevideo tae the east. Its soothren lim ...

Catherine the Great

Yekaterina Alexeevna or Catherine II, kent as Catherine the Great an aw, Empress o Roushie, wis the maist renouned an the langest-rulin female leader o Roushie, reignin frae 9 Julie 1762 till her daith at the age o saxty-seiven. She wis born in S ...

Tiantian

Tiantian or Tian mey refer tae: Pethia tiantian or P. tiantian, a species o fish Tian male giant panda 添添 Tiān Tiān, a male panda on lain to the National Zoo in Washington, DC, USA Wang Tiantian 王湉湉 Wáng Tiántián, born 1986 Cheenese female g ...

Lebbeke

Lebbeke is a municipality locatit in the Belgian province o East Flanders in the Denderstreek. The municipality comprises the touns o Denderbelle, Lebbeke proper an Wieze. On Januar 1, 2006 Lebbeke haed a total population o 17.608. The total auri ...

Soilwork

Soilwork is a Swadish melodic daith metal baund frae Helsingborg. They are currently signed tae Nuclear Blast. Formit in late 1995 bi Björn Strid an Peter Wichers, oreeginally unner the name Inferior Breed, the baund chyngit their name in late 19 ...

Melodic daith metal

Melodic Daith Metal is a subgenre o daith metal which combines the melody o the New Wave o Breetish Hivy Metal wi the intensity o daith metal. The genre is cried Gothenburg Metal an aa, a reference tae the ceety in Swaden whaur it originatit. Ore ...

Rhode Island

Rhode Island is a state in the New Ingland region o the Unitit States. It is the smawest state in aurie, the seivent least populous, an is the seicont maist densely populatit. It haes the langest offeecial name o ony state. Rhode Island is mairch ...

Kölsch dialect

The Colognes byleid is a Wast Central German leid fae the Ripuarian kin ae byleids, thits tawkit in the ceitie ae Cologne. The name "Kölsch" is yaist fause bi a puckle ae Germans tae ettle ony Ripuarian byleid, fur the yins that arnae tawkit in C ...

Strumnis

Strumnis local / ˈ s t r ɒ m n ə s / is the seicont maist populatit toun in Orkney, Scotland. It is in the sooth-wast o Mainland Orkney. It is a pairish an aw, wi the toun o Strumnis as its caipital.

Hatework

Foondit in 1996, the baund wis influenced bi baunds such as Slayer an Kreator, they hae evolved ower the years tae create their awn soond, atween thrash, hardcore an rocknroll. The album that maist represent the baunds soond is "Thrash n Roll", p ...

Helsingborg

Helsingborg is a ceety an the seat o Helsingborg Municipality, Skåne Coonty, Swaden. It haed 97.122 indwallers in 2010. Helsingborg is the centre o an aurie in the Øresund region o aboot 320.000 indwallers in north-wast Scanie, an is Swadens clos ...

Siquijor

Siquijor is an island province o the Philippines locatit in the Central Visayas region. Its caipital is the municipality namit Siquijor an aw. Tae the northwast o Siquijor are Cebu an Negros, tae the northeast is Bohol an tae the sooth, athort th ...

Yeoju

Yeoju is a ceety in Gyeonggi-do, Sooth Korea. Thegither wi the neebourin ceety o Icheon, it is kent as a major centre o contemporary Sooth Korean ceramics, hosts the Warld Ceramic Exposition ivery year. Ither local products o note include rice, s ...

Tanchon

Tanchon or Tanchŏn is a ceety in northeastren Hamgyongnam-do, North Korea. It haes a population o approximately 360.000. Tanchon borders the Sea o Japan, intae which the Namdae River flows.