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Beit Yashout

Beit Yashout is a toun in northwastren Sirie, admeenistratively pairt o the Jableh Destrict o the Latakia Govrenorate, an locatit sooth o Latakia. Nearbi localities include Ayn al-Sharqiyah tae the wast an al-Daliyah tae the sooth. Accordin tae t ...

Merca

Merca is a auncient port ceety in the soothren Lawer Shebelle region o Somalie. Facin the Indie Ocean, it is the main toun in the province. It is locatit approximately 109 km soothwast o the naitions caipital, Mogadishu.

Ecumenical Patriarchate o Constantinople

The Ecumenical Patriarchate o Constantinople is ane o the fowerteen to saxteen autocephalous churches that thegither compose the Eastren Orthodox Kirk. It is heidit bi the Ecumenical Patriarch o Constantinople, currently Bartholomew I, Archbishop ...

Banja Loka

Banja Loka is a smaw veelage in the Municipality o Kostel in soothren Slovenie. The aurie is pairt o the tradeetional region o Lawer Carniola an is nou includit in the Sootheast Slovenie statistical region.

Kineshemsky Destrict

Kineshemsky Destrict is an admeenistrative an municipal destrict, ane o the twinty-ane in Ivanovo Oblast, Roushie. It is locatit in the northeast o the oblast. The aurie o the destrict is 1.610 square kilometer. Its admeenistrative centre is the ...

Serpukhovsky Destrict

Serpukhovsky Destrict is an admeenistrative an municipal destrict, ane o the thirty-sax in Moscow Oblast, Roushie. It is locatit in the sooth o the oblast. The aurie o the destrict is 1.012.714 square kilometer. Its admeenistrative centre is the ...

Orekhovo-Zuyevsky Destrict

Orekhovo-Zuyevsky Destrict is an admeenistrative an municipal destrict, ane o the thirty-sax in Moscow Oblast, Roushie. It is locatit in the east o the oblast. The aurie o the destrict is 1.821.28 square kilometer. Its admeenistrative centre is t ...

Paracel Islands

The Paracel Islands, cried Xīshā Islands in Cheenese an Hoàng Sa Islands in Vietnamese an aw, is a group o islands whaur the sovereignty is disputit bi the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae, Republic o Cheenae an Vietnam. Aw o the islands are currently unne ...

Provinces o Cheenae

In the context o Cheenese govrenment, a province, formally provincial level diveesion, is the heichest-level admeenistrative diveesion. The Fowkrepublic o Cheenae currently admeenisters 33 sic diveesions, classifeed as 22 provinces, fower municip ...

Navassa Island

Navassa Island is a smaa, uninhabitit island in the Caribbean Sea, claimed as an unorganized unincorporatit territory o the Unitit States, which admeenisters it through the U.S. Fish an Wildlife Service. Haiti, which haes claimed sovereignty ower ...

Meghri

Meghri is a ceety in soothren Armenie, locatit in the Syunik Province, near the mairch wi Iran. The ceetys economy is based on the fuid industrie, an contains a breid-bakin factory, canneries an a winery. Meghri haes a significantly milder climat ...

Srebrenica

Srebrenica is a toun an municipality in the east o Bosnie an Herzegovinae, in the Bosnie Serb entity o Republika Srpska. Srebrenica is a sma muntain toun, its main industry being salt minin an a nearby spa. Durin the Bosnie War, the toun wis the ...

Senkaku Islands

The Senkaku Islands, forby kent as the Diaoyu Islands in Mainland Cheenae or Tiaoyutai Islands in Taiwan, or the Pinnacle Islands, is a group o islands controlled bi Japan in the East Cheenae Sea wi nae indwellers. Thay are locatit thareby due ea ...

Oruro Depairtment

Oruro is a depairtment in Bolivie, wi an aurie o 53.588 km². Its caipital is the ceety o Oruro. At the time o census 2001 it haed a population o 391.870.

Los Santos

Los Santos coud refer tae: Los Santos, a municipality in the province o Salamanca, Castile an León, Spain. Los Santos de Maimona, municipality in Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain Los Santos, a municipality in the depairtment o Santander, Colombie. Los ...

Hoose o Borgia

The Hoose o Borgia wis a faimily that became prominent durin the Renaissance in Italy. Thay wur frae Valencia, the name comin frae the faimily fief o Borja, then in the kinrick o Aragon, in Spain. The Borgias became prominent in ecclesiastical an ...

The Derk Isle

The Derk Isle is the seivent volume o The Adventurs o Tintin, the series o comic albums bi Belgian cartoonist Hergé. Tintin travels tae Great Britain, whaur he is framed for a theft, huntit bi detectives Nisbet an Nesbit, and is on the trail o a ...

Rathafandhoo

Rathafandhoo is ane o the inhabitit islands o Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, Maldives. The island is locatit at the sooth wast o Sooth Huvadhu Atoll.

Hmong fowk

The Hmong, are an Asian ethnic group frae the muntainous regions o Cheenae, Vietnam, Laos, an Thailand. Hmong are an aa ane o the sub-groups o the Miao ethnicity in soothren Cheenae. Hmong groups began a gradual soothward migration in the 18t cen ...

Inga fowk

The Inga fowk are a indigenous ethnic group frae the Soothwast region o Colombie. Thay speak a dialect o Quechuan kent as Inga Kichwa. Amaist aw Inga fowk are bilingual in Inga an Spainyie, which haes caused fear that the Inga leid micht be a end ...

Manchu fowk

The Manchus are members o an indigenous fowk o Manchurie forby kent as reid tasseled Manchus acause o thair tradeetional hat ornaments. Manchus are the lairgest branch o the Tungusic fowks an are chiefly distributit throughoot Cheenae, formin the ...

Buenos Aires Province

The Province o Buenos Aires is the lairgest an maist populous Argentinie province. It taks the name frae the city o Buenos Aires, which uised tae be the provincial caipital till it wis federalisit in 1880. The current caipital o the province is t ...

Montevideo Depairtment

Montevideo is a depairtment o Uruguay. It is bi far the smawest ane in aurie, an the maist populatit as well. It contains the ceety o Montevideo, caipital o Uruguay. While maist o the depairtment is covered bi the caipital ceety, thare are still ...

Polizzi Generosa

Polizzi Generosa is a toun an comune in the Province o Palermo on the island o Sicily, soothren Italy. The toun sits in the hills at 917 metre abuin sea level.

Rogaland

Rogaland is a coonty in Wastren Norawa, borderin Hordaland, Telemark, Aust-Agder an Vest-Agder. It is the centre o the Norse petroleum industry, an as a result o this, Rogaland haes the lawest unemployment rate o ony coonty in Norawa, 1.1%. Rogal ...

Femme fatale

A femme fatale is a stock chairacter o a mysterious an seductive wumman whose chairms ensnare her luvers, aften leadin thaim intae compromisin, dangerous, an deadly situations. She is an archeteep o leeteratur an airt. Her ability tae entrance an ...

San Pedro Mártir Quiechapa

San Pedro Mártir Quiechapa is a toun an municipality in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. It is pairt o the Yautepec Destrict in the east o the Sierra Sur Region. The name Quiechapa in the Zapotec leid means "stane wumman." The municipality kivers ...

Ostrobothnie (region)

Ostrobothnie is a region o Finland. It is locatit in Wastren Finland. It borders the regions Central Ostrobothnie, Soothren Ostrobothnie, an Satakunta an is ane o the fower regions makin up the historical province o Ostrobothnie. Ostrobothnia is ...

Kowloon

"Kowloon" is a transliteration o 九龍. For ither transliterations, see 九龍 disambiguation. Kowloon is an urban aurie in Hong Kong comprisin the Kowloon Peninsula an New Kowloon. It is bordered bi the Lei Yue Mun strait in the east, Mei Foo Sun C ...

Toyonaka

Toyonaka is a ceety locatit in Osaka Prefectur, Japan. As o 2010, the ceety haes an estimatit population o 388.633 an a population densitie o 10.680 persons per km². The total aurie is 36.38 km². Its peak population wis ower 420.000. Toyonaka is ...

Sorbus commixta

Sorbus commixta is a species o rowan native tae Japan, the far east o Roushie on Sakhalin, an in Korea on the island o Ulleungdo. It is a smaa tae medium-sized deciduous tree growin tae 7–10 m rarely tae 18 m tall wi a roonded crown an brounochie ...

Mammal

Mammals are craiturs that gies milk tae thair affspring. A mammal haes wairm bluid an a rig-bane. Cats, mice an sicna mammals bides on laund an selchs an whauls an sicna mammals bide in the sea. Awmaist aw mammals gie birth tae leevin young. Thar ...

Rivne Oblast

Rivne Oblast is an oblast o Ukraine. Its admeenistrative center is Rivne. The aurie o the region is 20.100 km²; its population is 1.2 million. The Rivne Oblast wis creatit as pairt o the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic on 4 December 1939. A n ...

Brognaturo

Brognaturo is a comune in the Province o Vibo Valentia in the Italian region Calabrie, locatit aboot 40 km soothwast o Catanzaro an aboot 25 km sootheast o Vibo Valentia. As o 31 Dizember 2004, it haed a population o 712 an a aurie o 24.5 km². Br ...

Azpeitia

Azpeitia is a toun an municipality athin the province o Gipuzkoa, in the Basque Kintra o Spain, locatit on the Urola river a few kilometres east o Azkoitia. Its population is 13.708. It is locatit 16 mile soothwast o Donostia/San Sebastián. Azpei ...

The High Life (1994 TV series)

The series follaed the cabin crew at th fictional airline, Air Scotia, flying oot o Prestwick Airport. The crew consisted o the camp, alcohol-loving, narcissistic an vindictive steward, Sebastian, his sex-obsessed colleague Steve; thair up-tight, ...

São Sebastião do Paraíso

São Sebastião do Paraíso is a Brazilian municipality locatit in the soothwast o the state o Minas Gerais. Its population as o 2010 wis 64.980 fowk livin in a tot aurie o 822 km². The ceety belangs tae the meso-region o Sul e Sudoeste de Minas an ...

Oberhausen

Oberhausen is a ceety on the river Emscher in the Ruhr, Germany, located atween Duisburg an Essen. The ceety hosts the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen an its Gasometer Oberhausen is an anchor point o the European Route o Industrial H ...

Metamorphosis (disambiguation)

Metamorphosis is a biological process bi which an ainimal pheesically develops efter birth. Metamorphosis mey an aw refer tae: Metamorphosis illusion, a stage illusion inventit bi John Nevil Maskelyne Shapeshiftin, a common theme in meethology, f ...

Nideggen

Nideggen is a toun in the destrict o Düren in the state o North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany. It is locatit on the river Rur, in the Eifel hills, approx. 15 km sooth o Düren. Nideggen is kent for its ruined, but pairtly restored castle Burg Nideggen ...

Heinsberg (destrict)

Heinsberg is a Kreis in the wast o North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany. Neebourin destricts are Viersen, destrict-free ceety Mönchengladbach, Neuss, Düren an Aachen, an the Dutch province o Limburg an aw.

Düren (destrict)

Düren is a Kreis in the wast o North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany. Neebourin destricts are Heinsberg, Neuss, Rhein-Erft-Kreis, Euskirchen an Aachen.

Chelyabinsk Oblast

Chelyabinsk Oblast is a federal subject o Asiatic Roushie, locatit on the mairch north o Kazakhstan. Its admeenistrative center is the ceety o Chelyabinsk. Population: 3.476.217.

Bundesautobahn 4

Bundesautobahn 4 is an Autobahn that crosses Germany in a wast-east direction. The wastren segment haes a length o 156 km, the pairt in the east is 429 km long. Wirks tae continue the A 4 are in progress, but currently no plans exist tae fill the ...

Santiago Comaltepec

Santiago Comaltepec is a toun an municipality in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. It is pairt o the Ixtlán Destrict in the Sierra Norte region. The municipality covers an aurie o 65.07 km² an is aboot 2.000 metre abuin sea level. The region is cov ...

The Kerry Recruit

The Kerry Recruit is an Erse sang, written in Inglis, tawkin o the Crimean Weir whilka teuk place frae 1853 antil 1856 atween a coalition mad up frae Ingland, Fraunce, Sardinia an the Ottoman Empire agains Roushie. The names o the places mentioni ...

Oxalidaceae

The Oxalidaceae, or wid sorrel faimily, is a smaa faimily o aicht genera o yerbaceous plants, shrubs an smaa trees, wi the great majority o the 900 species in the genus Oxalis. Members o this faimily teepically hae dividit leafs, the leaflets sha ...

Yayladağı

Yayladağı is a toun an destrict o Hatay Province in soothren Turkey, on the border atween Turkey an Sirie, 51 km sooth o the ceety o Antakya. It wis umwhile kent as Ordu-Muradiye.

Neil M. Gunn

Neil Miller Gunn wis a proleefic novelist, creetic, an dramatist wha emerged as yin o the leadin lights o the Scots renaissance o the 1920s an 1930s. Wi ower twenty novels tae his credit, Gunn wis arguably the maist influential Scots fiction writ ...

Province o Guadalajara

Guadalajara, "streambed/glen o stanes") is a province o central/north-central Spain, in the northren pairt o the autonomous commonty o Castile-La Mancha. It is bordered bi the provinces o Cuenca, Madrid, Segovia, Soria, Zaragoza, an Teruel. Guada ...