geographical name 1. (or Inverness-shire) former county NW Scotland 2. burgh NW Scotland, formerly capital of Highland region population 63,090

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  • Inverness — Koordinaten 57° 29′ N, 4° 13′ W …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Inverness — Inverness, MT U.S. Census Designated Place in Montana Population (2000): 103 Housing Units (2000): 47 Land area (2000): 3.947326 sq. miles (10.223527 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.947326 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Inverness —    INVERNESS, a royal burgh, sea port town, and parish, in the county of Inverness, of which it is the chief town, 156 miles (N. N. W.) from Edinburgh; containing, with the villages of Balloch, Clachnaharry, Culcaboch, Hilton, Resawrie, and… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Inverness — In ver*ness , n., or Inverness cape In ver*ness cape A kind of full sleeveless cape, fitting closely about the neck. Robert s wind blown head and tall form wrapped in an Inverness cape. Mrs. Humphry Ward. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Inverness — (Inbhir Nis, en gaélico escocés) es la capital, y única ciudad de de las Highlands. * * * ► C. de Gran Bretaña, en el N de Escocia, cap. de la región de Highlands; 39 736 h. Centro turístico. * * * Burgo real (pob., 1991: 41.234 hab.) de la zona… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Inverness —   [ɪnvə nes], Stadt in der Verwaltungs Gemeinde Highland, Nordschottland, an der Mündung des Ness und des Kaledonischen Kanals in den Moray Firth (Nordsee), 41 000 Einwohner; Handels und Touristenzentrum der Highlands; Werft, Maschinenbau,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Inverness — [in΄vər nes′] 1. former county & former district of N Scotland: also, for the county, Inverness shire [in΄vər nesshir] 2. burgh at the head of Moray Firth: district pop. 62,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Inverness — This article is about the city in Scotland. For other uses, see Inverness (disambiguation). Coordinates: / 72745) 57°28′18″N 4°13′31″W / 57.4717°N 4.2254°W …   Wikipedia

  • Inverness — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sommaire 1 Toponymes 1.1  Écosse 1.2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Inverness — /in veuhr nes , in veuhr nes /, n. 1. Also called Invernessshire /in veuhr nes shear, sheuhr/. a historic county in NW Scotland. 2. a seaport and administrative district in the Highland region, in N Scotland. 55,045; 1080 sq. mi. (2797 sq. km). 3 …   Universalium

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