Majorca
or Spanish Mallorca geographical name island Spain; largest of the Balearic Islands; chief city Palma area 1405 square miles (3653 square kilometers) • Majorcan adjective or noun

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  • MAJORCA — (Sp. Mallorca), largest and most important of the Balearic Isles. It is difficult to determine when Jews first arrived in Majorca, but it may be assumed that the settlement was ancient because of the island s location at the crossroads of the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Majorca — Majorca, Insel, so v.w. Mallorca …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Majorca — (ital.), soviel wie Mallorca (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Majorca — Majorca, eine der Balearen s. Mallorca …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Majorca — [mə jôr′kə] island of Spain, largest of the Balearic Islands: 1,405 sq mi (3,639 sq km); chief city, Palma: Sp. name MALLORCA Majorcan [Majôr kən, Mayôrkən] adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • Majorca — For other uses, see Majorca (disambiguation). Majorca Native name: Mallorca Flag of Majorca …   Wikipedia

  • Majorca — Majorcan, adj., n. /meuh jawr keuh, yawr /, n. a Spanish island in the W Mediterranean: the largest of the Balearic Islands. 460,030; 1405 sq. mi. (3640 sq. km). Cap.: Palma. Spanish, Mallorca. * * * Spanish Mallorca ancient Balearis Major Island …   Universalium

  • majorca — ► sustantivo femenino BOTÁNICA Mazorca de maíz. * * * majorca f. *Mazorca. * * * majorca. f. mazorca …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Majorca — Mallorca Flagge Wappe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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