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Ariadne

Ariadne, in Greek meethology, wis the dauchter o Minos, King o Crete, Son o Zeus an his queen Pasiphae, dauchter o Helios. She is maistly associatit wi mazes an labyrinths acause o her involvement in the meeths o the Minotaur an Theseus. Her fait ...

Despoina

In Greek meethologie, Despoina, Despoena or Despoine, wis the dochter o Demeter an Poseidon an sister o Arion. She wis the goddess o meesteries o Arcadie cults worshippit unner the title Despoina, "the mistress" alangside wi her mither Demeter, a ...

Pier Gonella

Pier Gonella is an Italian muisicker an componer. He is ane o foondin members o the Pouer metal baund Mastercastle - the baund that he is the ae leeracist o an, alang wi Giorgia Gueglio, heidmaist componer o muisic.

Lihula

Lihula is a toun in Estonie wi a population o 1.614. It is a centre o a landwart municipality in Lääne Coonty. The castle o Leal wis first mentioned in 1211. It wis the centre o Diocese Saare-Lääne. On 8 August 1220, the Swadish airmy wis defeati ...

Mortimers Castle

The castle is believit tae derive its name frae Roger Mortimer, 4t Earl o March 1374–98, who wis Henry IVs Laird Lieutenant o Ireland for the last three years o his life, afore deein in a ambush at Kells, Coonty Meath. Ither accoonts connect it w ...

Abbey Craig

The Abbey Craig is pairt o a complex quartz-dolerite intrusion or sill athin carboniferous strata, at the wastren edge o the Central Coal Field, kent as the Stirling Sill. The quartz-dolerite, bein muckle haurder nor the suroondin coal meisures, ...

Calatafimi-Segesta

Calatafimi-Segesta is a sma toun, mair popularly kent simply as Calatafimi, in the Province o Trapani, in Sicily, soothren Italy. The full name o the municipality wis creatit in 1999 an is meant tae heichlicht the presence athin its territory o t ...

Hockley Heath

Hockley Heath is a village an ceevil pairish in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull, Wast Midlands, Ingland. The parish is tae the sooth o the Wast Midlands conurbation, 12 mile frae Birmingham 5.5 mile frae Solihull an 12.5 mile frae Stratford- ...

Santana do Livramento

Santana do Livramento is a city in the state o Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. It is locatit alang the border wi the eeity o Rivera, Uruguay, shapin thegither an internaitional city o amaist 200.000 inhabitants.

Hielandmans Umberellae

The Hielandmans Umberellae is a weel-kent landmerk in the mids o Glasga, Scotland. It is the local byname for the gless wawed railwey brig that cairies the pletforms o Glesca Central station ower Argyle Street. Due tae the forced displacement o f ...

Valle de Lecrín

Valle de Lecrín is a Comarca in the province o Granada, Andalusie, soothren Spain. Lecrín derivit frae Arabic Iqlim, meanin "yett": this refers tae a smaw aurie o land situatit atween the veelages o Mondújar an Talará, whilk controlt the ingate t ...

Aït-Ben-Haddou

Aït-Ben-Haddou is a Wawed Clachan at the eyn o the Hohen Atlas in Süd-Osten Marokkos. The village consists o sevral nestit Kasbahs. Gin an hou lange the ceity yett as normal doun-hames exist can isna claer. Sicher ist jedoch, daß die Lehmbauten d ...

Leet o ceeties in Oklahoma

This is a leet o ceeties in Oklahoma, arrangit in alphabetical order. In Oklahoma, ceeties are aw those incorporatit commonties which are 1000 or mair in population an are incorporatit as ceeties.

Salamander

Salamanders are ony o approximately 550 extant species o amphibians within the order Caudata. Thay are typically characterized bi a superficially lizard-lik appearance, wi slender bodies, short noses, an lang tails. Aw kent fossil salamanders an ...

Hamilton Academical F.C.

Hamilton Academical is a fitbaw club frae Hamiltoun, Scotland. Thay war stairtit in 1874 frae Hamilton Academy. Kent locally as "The Accies" the team won promotion frae SFL Diveesion 2 tae SFL Diveesion 1 in the Diveesion Twa 2003-04 saison. The ...

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Pouer Plant

The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant is a disabled BWR nuclear pouer plant locatit on a 3.5-square-kilometre steid in the touns o Ōkuma an Futaba in the Futaba Destrict o Fukushima Prefectur, Japan. The plant suffered major damage frae the m ...

Ryton plant

The Ryton plant wis a car manufacturing plant locatit in Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire, England. It wis developed bi the Rootes Group as a shadow factory in 1939 tae produce aircraft engines for Warld War II. Efter the war, it became the headqu ...

Metsamor

Metsamor is a ceety in the Armavir Province o Armenie. Armenies Nuclear Pouer Plant cried Metsamor Nuclear Pouer Plant is locatit in this ceety. Metsamor wis biggit in 1979 tae hoose wirkers frae the Metsamor Nuclear Pouer Plant. The pouer plant ...

Agdash Rayon

Agdash is a rayon in central Azerbaijan. Agdash rayon consists o Leki dounset an 72 veelages. This rayon haes a favorable economic an geographic location. Turyan River an Kura River alang Sooth-Wast border extend through the territory o the rayon ...

Lemoiz

Lemoiz is a toun an municipality locatit in the province o Biscay, in the autonomous commonty o Basque Kintra, northren Spain. It haes a population o aboot 1000. It wis chosen as the steid o the Lemoniz Nuclear Pouer Plant, but the construction w ...

Dryopteris expansa

Dryopteris expansa, alpine buckler fern or spreadin wid fern, is a species o fern native tae cuil temperate an subarctic regions o the Northren Hemisphere, sooth at heich altitudes in muntains tae Spain an Greece in soothren Europe, tae Japan in ...

Lauraceae

The Lauraceae are the laurel faimily, that includes the "True Laurel" an its closest relatives. The faimily comprises ower 3000 species o flouerin plants in ower 50 genera warld-wide. Thay occur mainly in wairm temperate an tropical regions, espe ...

Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island is a smaa island in the Paceefic Ocean locatit atween Australie, New Zealand an New Caledon, 1.412 kilometre directly east o mainland Australies Evans Head, an aboot 900 kilometre frae Lord Howe Island. The island is pairt o the Co ...

Averrhoa carambola

Averrhoa carambola is a species o widdy plant in the faimily Oxalidaceae; it has a nummer o common names includin Carambola an Starnfruit. This evergreen tree is native tae Sootheast Asie an the Indian Subcontinent. A. carambola is a smaa tree or ...

Taxus cuspidata

Taxus cuspidata is a member o the genus Taxus, native tae Japan, Korea, northeast Cheenae an the extreme sootheast o Roushie. It is an evergreen tree or lairge shrub growin tae 10–18 m taw, wi a trunk up tae 60 cm diameter. The leafs is lanceolat ...

Oxford railwey station

Oxford railwey station is a mainline railwey station serving the ceety o Oxford, Ingland. It is aboot 0.5 mile wast o the ceety centre, north-wast o Frideswide Square an the eastern end o Botley Road. It is on the line for trains atween London Pa ...

Atlético Nacional

Club Atlético Nacional S.A., kent as Atlético Nacional an aw, is a profeesional Colombie fitbaw team based in Medellín. They are ane o the maist successful an popular fitbaw teams in Colombie.

Puddocks redd

Puddock’s redd is whit the freshwatter plants o the faimily Potamogetonaceae is cried acause mony leuks seemilar tae Puddocks cruddles or redd. Potamogeton friesii Potamogeton alpinus Potamogeton compressus Potamogeton epihydrus Potamogeton pecti ...

Nepenthes

Nepenthes, popularly kent as tropical pitcher plants or monkey cups, is a genus o carnivorous plants in the monotypic faimily Nepenthaceae. The genus comprises roughly 140 species, an numerous naitural an mony cultivatit hybrids. Thay are maistly ...

Primulaceae

The Primulaceae are a faimily o yerbaceous flouerin plants wi aboot 24 genera, includin some favorite gairden plants an wildflouers, commonly kent as the primrose faimily.

Kırıkkale Province

Kırıkkale Province is a province o Turkey. It is locatit on the crossroads o major heich-gates east o Ankara leadin east tae the Black Sea region. Wi its rapid population growthe it haes acome an industrial centre. The provincial caipital is Kırı ...

San Antonio La Paz

San Antonio La Paz is a municipality in the El Progreso depairtment o Guatemala. It is situatit at 1240 m abuin sea level. It covers a terrain o 209 km². San Antonio haes impruivit in the past couple o years. San Antonio haes twa pharmacies an mo ...

San Miguel Tenango

San Miguel Tenango is a toun an municipality in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. It is pairt o the Tehuantepec Destrict in the wast o the Istmo Region. The municipality covers a aurie o 326.61 km² at a altitude o 1.550 metres abuin sea level in th ...

Lagrán

Lagrán is a toun an municipality locatit in the province o Álava, in the Basque Kintra, northren Spain. Its name comes frae: larra-gran which in Spainyie means sobre el prado. It is locatit in the sooth pairt o Álava in a valley whaur the river E ...

Metepec

Metepec is a ceety an municipality in the State o Mexico in Mexico an is locatit directly tae the east o the state caipital, Toluca, at a altitude o 2.635 metres abuin sea level. The centre o Mexico Ceety lees some 50 km further tae the east. The ...

Cortés Depairtment

Cortés is ane o the 18 depairtments intae which the Central American naition o Honduras is dividit. The depairtment covers a tot surface aurie o 3.954 km² an, in 2005, haed a estimatit population o 1.365.497 fowk, makkin it the maist populous dep ...

San Felipe Jalapa de Díaz

San Felipe Jalapa de Díaz is a toun, an the surroondin municipality o the same name, in the Mexican state o Oaxaca. It is some 50 km wast o Tuxtepec, an is pairt o the Tuxtepec Destrict o the Papaloapan Region. The municipality is at a altitude o ...

Kandahar

Kandahār or Qandahār is the seicont lairgest ceety in Afghanistan, wi a population o aboot 468.200. It is the caipital o Kandahar Province, locatit in the sooth o the kintra at aboot 1.005 m abuin sea level. The Arghandab River runs alang the was ...

Capulalpam de Méndez

Capulalpam de Méndez is a toun an municipality in the Sierra Juárez in Oaxaca in sooth-wastren Mexico. It is pairt o the Ixtlán Destrict in the Sierra Norte de Oaxaca region. The name "Capulalpam" in Nahuatl means "Laund o the chokecherry tree" - ...

São Bernardo do Campo

São Bernardo do Campo is a municipality in the state o São Paulo, in soothren Metropolitan São Paulo an São Paulo microregion. The municipalitys tot aurie is 408.45 km ² an a population estimatit at 1 Julie 2009, accordin tae the IBGE, wis 810.97 ...

Hirakata, Osaka

Hirakata is a ceety in north-eastren Osaka Prefectur, Japan, near the prefectural borders o Nara an Kyoto. It is renouned for its chrysanthemum doll exhibition, as well as Hirakata Park - an amusement pairk featurin five roller coasters. The ceet ...

Jeongeup

Jeongeup is a ceety in the province o Jeollabuk-do, Republic o Korea. The ceety limits include Naejang-san Naitional Pairk, a popular destination pairticularly in hairst due tae its foliage. Jeongeup is on the Honam Expressway an Honam Line, wi t ...

Nagoya

Nagoya is the third-lairgest incorporatit ceety an the fowert maist populous urban aurie in Japan. Locatit on the Paceefic coast in the Chūbu region on central Honshū, it is the caipital o Aichi Prefectur an is ane o Japans major ports alang wi t ...

Kanagawa Prefectur

Kanagawa Prefectur is a prefectur locatit in the soothren Kantō region o Japan. The caipital is Yokohama. Kanagawa is pairt o the Greater Tokyo Aurie.

Chiba, Chiba

Chiba is the caipital ceety o Chiba Prefectur, Japan. It is locatit approximately 40 kilometre sootheast o the centre o Tokyo on Tokyo Bay. Chiba Ceety became a govrenment designatit ceety in 1992. As o 2008, its population is approximately 960.000.

Harry Caray

Harry Caray wis an American basebaw broadcaster on radio and television. He coverit fower basebaw teams; St. Louis Cardinals, Oakland Athletics, Chicago White Sox an for the Chicago Cubs. He wis kent for broadcastin for the Chicago Cubs for saxte ...

Limonar

Limonar is a municipality an ceety in the Matanzas Province o Cuba. The municipality is dividit intae the barrios o Canímar, Guamacaro, Caoba, Sumidero, Coliseo San Miguel. Established in 1876 as Guamacaro, the name wis chyngit tae Limonar in the ...

Hirano-ku, Osaka

Hirano-ku is ane o 24 wards which mak up the ceety o Osaka, an is locatit in the sootheast o the ceety. It is the lairgest Osaka waird in population an the anerlie waird tae hae ower 200.000 residents.

Olomouc

Olomouc ; local Haná dialect Olomóc or Holomóc, German Olmütz or Ollmütz, Pols Ołomuniec, Laitin Eburum or Olomucium) is a ceety in Moravie, in the east o the Czech Republic. The ceety is locatit on the Morava river an is the ecclesiastical metro ...

Rochester

The Roman Catholic Diocese o Rochester, New York The Episcopal Diocese o Rochester, New York The Diocese o Rochester, within the Kirk o Ingland Province o Canterbury