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Sea o Marmara

The Sea o Marmara / ˈ m ɑːr m ər ə, cried the Sea o Marmora or the Marmara Sea an aa, an in the context o classical antiquity as the Propontis, is the inland sea, entirely within the borders o Turkey, that connects the Black Sea tae the Aegean Se ...

Kinrick o Bavarie

The Kinrick o Bavarie wis a state that existit frae 1806 tae 1918. The Bavarie Elector Maximilian IV Joseph o the Hoose o Wittelsbach acame the first King o Bavarie in 1806 as Maximilian I Joseph. The monarchy would remain held bi the Wittelsbach ...

Garmisch-Partenkirchen (destrict)

Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a destrict in Bavarie, Germany. It haes mairches wi the destricts o Ostallgäu, Weilheim-Schongau an Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen, an wi the Austrian state o Tyrol.

San Lorenzo

Argentinae San Lorenzo, Santa Fe San Lorenzo Depairtment, Chaco San Lorenzo Depairtment, Santa Fe Monte San Lorenzo, a muntain on the border atween Argentinae an Chile wi a elevation o 3.706 m 12.159 ft. Bolivie San Lorenzo, Tarija Colombie San L ...

Huế

Huế is the caipital ceety o Thừa Thiên - Huế province, Vietnam. Atween 1802 an 1945, it wis the imperial caipital o the Nguyễn Dynasty. It is weel kent for its monuments an architecture. Its population stands at aboot 340.000 fowk.

Da Nang

Da Nang is a major port ceety in the Sooth Central Coast o Vietnam, on the coast o the Sooth Cheenae Sea at the mooth o the Han River. It is the commercial an educational centre o Central Vietnam; its well-sheltered, easily accessible port an its ...

Svay Rieng Province

Svay Rieng is a province o Cambodie. Locatit in the sootheast, the province juts intae Vietnam, which surroonds it tae the north, wast an sooth. The anerlie ither Cambodie province tae border Svay Rieng is Prey Veng. The caipital is Svay Rieng. C ...

Daejeon

Daejeon) is Sooth Koreas fift lairgest metropolis an the provincial caipital o Chungcheongnam-do. Daejeon haed a population o ower 1.5 million in 2010. It is at the crossroads o Gyeongbu railwey, Honam railwey, Gyeongbu Expresswey, an Honam Expre ...

My Lai Massacre

The Mỹ Lai Massacre) wis the Vietnam War mass killin o atween 347 an 504 unairmed ceevilians in Sooth Vietnam on Mairch 16, 1968. It wis committit bi U.S. Airmy sodgers frae Company C, 1st Battalion, 20t Infantry Regiment, 11t Brigade, 23rd Infan ...

Kawasaki, Kanagawa

Kawasaki is a ceety locatit in Kanagawa Prefectur, Japan, atween Tokyo an Yokohama. It is the 9t maist populatit ceety in Japan an ane o the main ceeties formin the Greater Tokyo Aurie an Keihin Industrial Aurie.

Incheon

Incheon, offeecially the Incheon Metropolitan Ceety, is Sooth Koreas third lairgest metropolis, efter Seoul an Busan. As the lairgest seaport on the wast coast an hame tae the kintras lairgest airport, Incheon Internaitional Airport, Incheon is S ...

Kim (Korean surname)

Kim, sometimes spelled Gim, is the maist common family name in Korea. The hanja uised for the name means "gowd," an although the character is usually pronooncit 금 gim when uised for the faimily name an names o some ceeties, e.g. Gimhae an Gimpo. ...

Cầu Giấy Destrict

Cầu Giấy is a urban destrict o Hanoi, the caipital ceety o Vietnam. The destrict is namit efter the historic brig whaur the famous 19t-hunderyear Battle o Cầu Giấy wis focht. Mony urban auries are locatit in Cau Giay. Amang thaim, Trung Hoà - Nhâ ...

Nanning

Nanning is the caipital o the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in soothren Cheenae. It is kent as the "Green Ceety" acause o its abundance o lush tropical foliage.

Hwaseong, Gyeonggi-do

Hwaseong is a ceety in Gyeonggi-do, Sooth Korea. It haes the lairgest aurie o fermland o ony ceety or coonty in Gyeonggi province. Seoul Subwey Line 1 passes throu Hwaseong, stoppin at Byeongjeom Station.

Asian Football Confederation

The Asian Football Confederation is the govrenin bouk o association fitbaw in Asie. It has 47 member countries, maistly locatit on the Asie continent. All the transcontinental countries wi territory in baith Europe an Asie are members o UEFA. Isr ...

Adan Govrenorate

Adan is a govrenorate o Yemen, includin the ceety o its caipital Aden. At the 2004 census, it haed a population o 589.419. The auncient caipital, the port ceety o Crater, wis locatit here. Adan wis unner Breetish rule in the period frae 1839 til ...

Dhamar, Yemen

Dhamar is situatit 100 km tae the sooth o Sanaa, north o Ibb, an wast o Al-Beidha, 2700 m abuin sea level. Its name" Dhamar” goes back tae the keeng o Sheba an Dou-Reddan at 15-35 AD. whose name wis Dhamar Ali Yahber, an whose statue wis foond at ...

Sadah Govrenorate

The Sadah Govrenorate is a govrenorate locatit in the north o Yemen on the mairch wi Saudi Arabie. In Februar 2004, the province haed a population o 695.033 indwallers, aroond 3.67% o the tot population o Yemen an hae an aurie o 11.375 square kil ...

Dhamar Govrenorate

Dhamar, an aw spelt Thamar, is a govrenorate o Yemen. It is locatit tae the sooth an sootheast o Sanaa Govrenorate, tae the north o Ibb Govrenorate, tae the east o Al Hudaydah Govrenorate an tae the northwast o Al Bayda Govrenorate in the central ...

Ibb

Ibb is a ceety in Yemen, the caipital o Ibb Govrenorate, situatit on a muntain ridge, surroondit bi fertile land an is kent as "The Green Ceety". It is locatit aboot 73 mile north-east o Mocha. Ibb wis govrened bi a semi-autonomous emir till 1944 ...

Amran

Amran is the caipital o the Amran Govrenorate, locatit north-wast o Yemen. The toun lees on the road atween the caipital Sanaa an the maist significant ceety in northren Yemen, Sadah. This tot o ower 200 km lang, pavit, biggit bi the Cheenese mun ...

Ataq

Ataq, alternately spelt Attaq, is a sma ceety an the caipital o Shabwah Govrenorate in Yemen. Ataq is 458 km sooth east o Sanaa. The difference in elevation o the ceety is aboot 70 m wi generally pairtially flat topography wi altitudinal variatio ...

Yakhtul

Yakhtul is a lairge coastal fishin veelage in the Taizz Govrenorate o soothwastren Yemen. Yakhtul is locatit aboot "twa German leagues north o the ceety o Mocha." It contains a nummer o white hooses, the Yakhtul Mosque an a schuil.

Davis Cup

The Davis Cup is the premier internaitional team event in mens tennis. It is run bi the Internaitional Tennis Federation an is contesit annually atween teams frae competin kintras in a knock-oot format. The competition began in 1900 as a challeng ...

Leet o ceeties an touns in Iceland

This is a leet o ceeties an touns in Iceland. Some o Iceland’s lairger ceeties an touns are also self-contained municipalities whose geografie an populations are tharefore equal. However, maist o Iceland’s municipalities, which are semi-autonomou ...

Northren white rhinoceros

The northren white rhinoceros, or northren square-lipped rhinoceros, is ane o the twa subspecies o the white rhinoceros. Umwhile foond in several kintras in East an Central Africae sooth o the Sahara, it is leetit as Creetically endangert. This s ...

Buss dug

The buss dug is a canid hamelt in Central an Sooth Americae. In spite o its extensive range, it is very rare in maist areas except in Suriname; it wis first identified bi Peter Wilhelm Lund as fossils in Brazilian caves an believed tae be extinct ...

Antioquia

Antioquia is ane o the 32 depairtments o Colombie, locatit in the central northwastren pairt o Colombie wi a narrae section that borders the Caribbean Sea. Maist o its territory is muntainous wi some valleys, hintle o which is pairt o the Andes m ...

Willie-wagtail

The willie-wagtail is a smaw passerine bird in the wagtail faimily Motacillidae. The speshies breeds in muckle o Europe an Asie an pairts o North Africae. It haes a taehauld in Alaska as a scarce breeder. It is resident in the mildest pairts o it ...

Johannesburg

Johannesburg forbye kent as Jozi, Joburg or eGoli, is the mucklest ceety in Sooth Africae. Johannesburg is the provincial caipital o Gauteng, the weelthiest province in Sooth Africae, haein the mucklest economy o ony metropolitan region in Sub-Sa ...

Jaguarundi

The jaguarundi, cried eyra cat an aa, is a smaa-sized wild cat native tae Central an Sooth Americae. In 2002, the IUCN classified the jaguarundi as Least Concern, altho thay considered it likely that na conservation units beyond the megareserves ...

Kinkajou

The kinkajou is a rainforest mammal o the faimily Procyonidae relatit tae olingos, coatis, raccoons, an the ringtail an cacomistle. It is the anly member o the genus Potos an is forby kent as the "Honey Bear". Kinkajous mey be mistaken for ferret ...

Coat o airms o Transnistrie

The naitional emblem o Transnistrie is a remodeled version o the umwhile Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic emblem, that wis substitutit bi the internaitionally-recognized Moldovan govrenment efter the dissolution o the Soviet Union in 1991. The ...

State Emblem o the Soviet Union

The State Emblem o the Soviet Union wis adoptit in 1923 an wis uised till the dissolution o the Soviet Union in 1991. Although it technically is an emblem rather than a coat o airms, syne it does no follae heraldic rules, in Roushie it is cried г ...

Emblem o Cameroon

The naitional emblem o Cameroon consists o a shield wi a banner abuin an belaw it. Ahint the shield are twa crossed fasces. The shield haes the same colour pattern as the banner o Cameroon, an in the centre is a cairt o the naition. The scales o ...

Luxor Govrenorate

Luxor Govrenorate haes been ane o Egyps govrenorates since December 7, 2009. It is locatit 635 km sooth o Cairo. It is the smawest govrenorate in Egyp, spannin approximately 5 km frae north tae sooth, an 1.5 km frae east tae wast. It lies in Uppe ...

Kangaroo

The kangaroo / ˌ k æ ŋɡ ə ˈ r uː / is a marsupial frae the faimily Macropodidae. In common uise the term is uised tae describe the mucklest species frae this faimily, especially those o the genus Macropus, reid kangaroo, antilopine kangaroo, east ...

Dongjak-gu

Dongjak-gu is ane o the 25 gu which mak up the ceety o Seoul, Sooth Korea. Its name wis derivit frae the Dongjaegi Naruteo Ferry, locatit on the Han River which borders the destrict tae the north. It wis the 17t gu creatit in Seoul, efter bein se ...

Algerie Fowks Naitional Airmed Forces

The Algerie Fowks Natiional Airmed Forces is the airmed forces o the Fowkdemocratic Republic o Algerie. Algerie haes a lairge militar tae coonter foreign an domestic threats. It is the direct successor o the Armée de Libération Nationale, the air ...

Yongin

Yongin is a major ceety in the Seoul Naitional Caipital Aurie, locatit in Gyeonggi-do, Sooth Korea. Wi a population o naur 1 million, the ceety haes developit abruptly syne the 21st century, recordin the heichest population growt o ony ceety in t ...

Tokoname

Tokoname is a ceety locatit in Aichi Prefectur, Japan. As o 2011, the ceety haes a estimatit population o 55.322 an a population density o 994 persons per km². The total aurie is 55.63 km².

Busan

Busan, umwhile spelled Pusan is Sooth Koreas seicont lairgest metropolis efter Seoul, wi a population o aroond 3.6 million. It is the lairgest port ceety in Sooth Korea an the fift lairgest port in the warld. The ceety is locatit on the sootheast ...

Nord-Trøndelag

Nord-Trøndelag is a coonty constitutin the northren pairt o Trøndelag in Norawa. As o 2010, the coonty haed 131.555 indwallers, makkin it the kintras fowert-least populatit coonty. The lairgest municipalities are Stjørdal, Steinkjer - the coonty ...

Sogn og Fjordane

Sogn og Fjordane is a coonty in Norawa, borderin Møre og Romsdal, Oppland, Buskerud, an Hordaland. The coonty admeenistration is in the toun o Hermansverk in Leikanger municipality while the lairgest toun is Førde. Awtho Sogn og Fjordane haes som ...

Banff Naitional Pairk

Banff Naitional Pairk / ˈ b æ m f / is Canadaes auldest naitional pairk, established in 1885 in the Rocky Muntains. The pairk, locatit 110–180 km wast o Calgary in the province o Alberta, encompasses 6.641 km 2 o muntainous terrain, wi numerous g ...

Serengeti Naitional Pairk

The Serengeti Naitional Pairk is a Tanzanie naitional pairk in the Serengeti ecoseestem in the Mara an Simiyu regions. It is famous for its annual migration o ower 1.5 million white beardit wildebeest an 250.000 zebra an for its numerous Nile cro ...

Central Park

Central Park is an urban pairk atween the Upper West Side an the Upper East Side o Manhattan in New York Ceety. The pairk initially opened in 1857, on 778 acre o ceety-ained laund. In 1858, Frederick Law Olmsted an Calvert Vaux wan a design compe ...

Khizi Rayon

Khizi is the least-populous rayon o Azerbaijan. Its caipital is the veelage o Xızı. The rayon haes a remarkable variety o landscapes. On the flat Caspian coast there are irrigatit cattle an chicken-breedin lawlands aroond Shurabad. Wast o Giläzi, ...

Villa Tunari Municipality

Villa Tunari Municipality is the third municipal section o the Chapare Province in the Cochabamba Depairtment, Bolivie. Its seat is Villa Tunari. The population grew frae 52.886 tae 71.146 durin 2001 tae 2012 accordin tae the census. Anerly 8.692 ...