Iráklion
or Candia geographical name city & port Greece capital of Crete population 117,167

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Iráklion — Iraklion [ē räk′lē ō̂n΄] seaport & capital of Crete, on the N coast: pop. 115,000 * * * I·rá·kli·on (ĭ räʹklē ôn ) also Can·di·a (kănʹdē ə) A city of southern Greece on the northern coast of Crete. It was founded by Saracens in the ninth century …   Universalium

  • Iraklion — [ē räk′lē ō̂n΄] seaport & capital of Crete, on the N coast: pop. 115,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Iraklion — Gemeinde Iraklio Δήμος Ηρακλείου (Ηράκλειο) DEC …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Iráklion — Gemeinde Iraklio Δήμος Ηρακλείου (Ηράκλειο) DEC …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Iraklion — noun The capital city of Crete, Greece …   Wiktionary

  • Iráklion — ► Nomos de Grecia, en la región de Creta; 2 641 km2 y 243 622 h. Cap., la c. homónima (102 398 h). Agricultura. Restos de antiguas iglesias y mezquitas antiguas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Iraklion — Heraklion (veraltet); Iraklio * * * Irạklion,   Stadt auf Kreta, Heraklion …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Iraklion — city, N CEN. Crete; pop. 78,000. Also Candia, Heraklion …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Iráklion — Herákleion …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Iraklion — I•rak•li•on or Heraklion [[t]ɪˈræk li ən, ˈrɑ kli [/t]] n. geg a seaport on the N coast of Crete, in Greece. 243,622 Also called Candia 1) …   From formal English to slang

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