Liverpool
geographical name city & port NW England in Merseyside on Mersey estuary population 448,300 • Liverpudlian adjective or noun

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  • Liverpool — • One of the thirteen dioceses into which Pius IX divided Catholic England, 29 September, 1850, when he re established the Catholic hierarchy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Liverpool     Liverpool …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • LIVERPOOL — LIVERPOOL, seaport in N.W. England. It seems probable that Jews settled there before 1750, since in 1752 there was a Synagogue Court off Stanley Street and a Jewish place of worship, as the 1753 Liverpool Memorandum Book confirms. The site of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Liverpool — Liverpool, NY U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 2505 Housing Units (2000): 1219 Land area (2000): 0.754097 sq. miles (1.953102 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.754097 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • LIVERPOOL — Sixième ville et sixième port de Grande Bretagne, Liverpool est située sur la côte ouest de l’Angleterre, sur la rive droite de l’estuaire de la Mersey, et fait partie du comté métropolitain du Merseyside, dont elle regroupe plus de la moitié de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Liverpool — es una ciudad en Merseyside, noroeste de Inglaterra, sobre el lado norte del estuario del Río Mersey. Es gobernada por el Liverpool City Council, uno de los seis consejos de Merseyside. Cuenta con una población de 439.473 habitantes según el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Liverpool — (spr. líwwĕrpuhl), Stadt in der engl. Grafsch. Lancaster [Karte: Großbritannien und Irland I, 8 u. 9], am Mündungstrichter des Mersey in das Irische Meer, (1904) 723.430 E.; Universität, Technische Schule, Sternwarte; nach London größte… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Liverpool — Liverpool, eine Welthandelsstadt und nächst London die größte Großbritanniens, liegt an der Westküste Englands, hat 170,000 Ew. und einen vortrefflichen Hafen, in den jährlich an 10,000 Schiffe einlaufen. Der Handel nach allen Welttheilen häuft… …   Damen Conversations Lexikon

  • Liverpool — English city on the River Mersey, Liuerpul (c.1190) Pool with Muddy Water, from O.E. lifer + pol. The adjective and noun Liverpudlian (with jocular substitution of puddle for pool) is attested from 1833 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Liverpool — [liv′ər po͞ol΄] seaport in NW England, in Merseyside, on the Mersey estuary: county district pop. 452,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Liverpool — This article is about the city. For the football club, see Liverpool F.C.. For other uses, see Liverpool (disambiguation). Liverpool   Metropolitan borough …   Wikipedia

  • Liverpool — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Liverpool (homonymie). Liverpool Haut gauche : Cavern Club. Ha …   Wikipédia en Français

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