North Carolina
geographical name state E United States capital Raleigh area 52,669 square miles (136,413 square kilometers), population 8,049,313 • North Carolinian adjective or noun

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  • North Carolina — (Details) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • North Carolina — North Carolinian. a state in the SE United States, on the Atlantic coast. 5,874,429; 52,586 sq. mi. (136,198 sq. km). Cap.: Raleigh. Abbr.: NC (for use with zip code), N.C. * * * State (pop., 2000: 8,049,313), southern Atlantic region, U.S. Lying …   Universalium

  • NORTH CAROLINA — NORTH CAROLINA, state in S.E. U.S. Its population in 2000 was 8,049,313, of which the Jewish population was estimated at 26,500. Jews appeared in early colonial times, but a community did not develop until the late antebellum era, a trend that… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • North Carolina — • One of the original thirteen states of the United States Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. North Carolina     North Carolina      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • North Carolina — North Ca|ro|li|na [ nɔ:θ kærə laɪnə ]; s: Bundesstaat der USA. * * * North Carolina   [ nɔːθ kærə laɪnə], deutsch Nọrdkarolina, Abkürzung N. C., postamtlich NC, Bundesstaat im Südosten der USA, 139 397 km2, (1999) 7,650 Mio. Einwohner (1960:… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • North Carolina — (spr. Nohrs Karoleine), s. Nord Carolina …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • North Carolina — → Carolina del Norte …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • North Carolina — North Carolina, nordamerik. Staat, s. Nordkarolina …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • North Carolina — [see CAROLINA1] state of the SE U.S.: one of the 13 original states; 48,711 sq mi (126,161 sq km); pop. 8,049,000; cap. Raleigh: abbrev. NC or N.C …   English World dictionary

  • North Carolina — This article is about the U.S. state of North Carolina. For other uses, see North Carolina (disambiguation). The Old North State redirects here. For the song of the same name, see The Old North State (song). State of North Carolina …   Wikipedia

  • north\ carolina — 1. (North Carolina) (1191↑, 257↓) A Great state and not a place of just backwoods rednecks. Summers are warm, winters are cool. We can t drive in snow/ice like you northerners, so don t pick on us. Mountains on the west, beaches on the east, and… …   Urban English dictionary

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