geographical name 1. city SW Georgia population 76,939 2. city capital of New York on Hudson River population 95,658 3. city NW Oregon S of Salem population 40,852 4. river 610 miles (982 kilometers) Canada in N Ontario flowing E into James Bay • Albanian adjective or noun

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  • Albany — is a common place name. It is derived from Alba (Gaelic for Scotland) and its Latinisation, Albania. In older English it is used to mean Scotland generally, and in particular the part of Scotland north of the Firth of Forth and Firth of Clyde.… …   Wikipedia

  • Albany — steht für: Albany (London), eine wegen ihrer Bewohner berühmten Wohnanlage in London Albany River, einen Fluss in Kanada in der Provinz Ontario Albany (Schriftart), eine der Helvetica und Arial ähnliche Schriftart (Font) Duke of Albany, ein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Albany — Albany, WY U.S. Census Designated Place in Wyoming Population (2000): 80 Housing Units (2000): 99 Land area (2000): 20.417236 sq. miles (52.880397 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.215489 sq. miles (0.558113 sq. km) Total area (2000): 20.632725 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • ALBANY — ALBANY, capital of the state of New York, 150 miles north of New York City; population, 95,000 (2004); estimated Jewish   population, 12,000–13,000 with half living in suburbs but members of Albany congregations. Public records indicate the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ALBANY — La petite capitale de l’État de New York, Albany (101 082 hab. en 1990), implantée sur le fleuve Hudson, artère fluviale majeure de la Nouvelle Angleterre et axe privilégié de communication entre la Mégalopolis et la région des Grands Lacs,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Albany — • Diocese comprising the entire counties of Albany, Columbia, Delaware, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, Washington, and that part of Herkimer and Hamilton counties south of the northern… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Albany — [ôl′bə nē] [after the Duke of York and Albany, later JAMES II] 1. capital of N.Y., on the Hudson: pop. 96,000 2. city in SW Ga.: pop. 77,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Albany — (spr. áhlbenni), Hauptstadt des nordamerik. Staates Neuyork, am Hudson, (1903) 93.920 E., Universität; nächst Jamestown älteste Stadt der Union, 1614 von den Holländern als Fort Oranien gegründet …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Albany — /awl beuh nee/, n. 1. a city in and the capital of New York, in the E part, on the Hudson. 101,727. 2. a city in SW Georgia. 73,934. 3. a city in W Oregon. 26,546. 4. a seaport in SW Australia: resort. 15,222. 5. a city in W California, on San… …   Universalium

  • Albany — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Géographie Albany (ou Albanie) est un autre nom donné au Royaume d Alba qui s étendait primitivement sur toute l Écosse, puis à un duché formé dans la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Albany — Para otros usos de este término, véase Albany (desambiguación). Albany Ciudad de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

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