Naples
or Italian Napoli or ancient Neapolis geographical name city & port S Italy on Bay of Naples (inlet of Tyrrhenian Sea) capital of Campania population 1,054,601

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  • Naples — • The capital of a province in Campania, southern Italy, and formerly capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Naples     Naples      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • NAPLES — NAPLES, city and former kingdom in Campania, S. Italy. The first Jewish settlement there probably dates to the beginning of the first century C.E., if not before. Josephus (Antiquities, XVII, 23–25, and Wars, II, 101–05) reports that during… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Naples — Naples, NY U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 1072 Housing Units (2000): 500 Land area (2000): 0.976984 sq. miles (2.530377 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.976984 sq. miles (2.530377… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Naples — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Naples (Florida) Naples (Idaho) Naples (Illinois) Naples (Maine) Naples (New York) Naples (South Dakota) Naples (Texas) Naples (Utah) Naples (Wisconsin) Naples ist auch die englischsprachige… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Naples — es el nombre en inglés de la ciudad de Nápoles y puede referirse a: Naples, ciudad en el condado de Collier, estado estadounidense de Florida. Naples, pueblo en el condado de Ontario, estado estadounidense de Nueva York. Naples, villa en el… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Naples — (en ital. Napoli) v. d Italie (Campanie), au fond du golfe de Naples, sur la mer Tyrrhénienne; 1 207 750 hab.; cap. de la Campanie et ch. l. de la prov. du m. nom. Port de voyageurs et de comm. (pétrole surtout). Grand centre industr. du… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Naples — [nā′pəlz] 1. seaport in S Italy, on the Bay of Naples: pop. 1,072,000 Naples 2. kingdom occupying the S half of Italy Naples 3. Bay of inlet of the Tyrrhenian Sea, on the S coast of Italy: c. 10 mi (16 km) wide …   English World dictionary

  • Naples — NAPLES: «Voir Naples et mourir !» Si vous causez avec des savants, dire Parthénope. (voir Yvetot) …   Dictionnaire des idées reçues

  • Naples — (fr.), so v.w. Neapel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Naples — (franz., spr. nāpl , und engl., spr. nēpls), soviel wie Neapel …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Naples — city in southern Italy, Italian Napoli, founded by Greek coloniests 5c. B.C.E., from Gk. Neapolis, lit. New City, from nea, fem. of neos new (see NEO (Cf. neo )) + polis city (see POLICY (Cf. policy) (1)) …   Etymology dictionary

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