Colchester
geographical name town SE England in Essex population 141,100

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Colchester — Das Stadtzentrum von Colchester (2004) Koordinaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Colchester — Colchester, IL U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 1493 Housing Units (2000): 694 Land area (2000): 0.994842 sq. miles (2.576630 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.994842 sq. miles (2.576630… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • COLCHESTER — COLCHESTER, country town of Essex, England. In the Middle Ages the town harbored a Jewish community, which ranked ninth in importance among the English Jewries in the northampton Donum of 1194. On the organization of the exchequer of the jews ,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Colchester —   [ kəʊltʃɪstə], Stadt in der County Essex, Südostengland, am unteren Colne, 96 100 Einwohner; Universität; Garnisonsstadt; Maschinenbau, Leichtindustrie.   Stadtbild:   Nach der Eroberung durch die Normannen wurde in Colchester an der Stelle… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Colchester — Colchĕster (spr. kohltsch ), Hafenstadt in der engl. Grafsch. Essex, am Colne, (1901) 38.373 E.; alte Normannenburg, röm. Altertümer, Austernzucht …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Colchester — [kōl′chis tər, kōl′chestər] city in SE England, in Essex: county district pop. 143,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Colchester — For other places with the same name, see Colchester (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°53′30″N 0°54′11″E / 51.8917°N 0.903°E / …   Wikipedia

  • Colchester — 51° 53′ 30″ N 0° 54′ 11″ E / 51.8917, 0.903 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Colchester — Para otros usos de este término, véase Colchester (desambiguación). Colchester Ciudad del Reino Unido …   Wikipedia Español

  • Colchester — /kohl ches teuhr, cheuh steuhr/, n. 1. a city in NE Essex, in E England. 140,000. 2. a town in W Vermont. 12,629. * * * ancient Camulodunum City and borough (pop., 2001: 155,794), southeastern England. In ancient times, the city was the capital… …   Universalium

  • Colchester — 1 Original name in latin Colchester Name in other language Camulodunum, Colchester, Colneceaster, Kolcesteris, Kolchest r, Kolchester, Kolesteris, ke er qie si te, kolcheseuteo, koruchesuta, kwlchstr, kwlshystr, qwlz str, Колчестер, Колчестър,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”