Royal Oak
geographical name city SE Michigan N of Detroit population 60,062

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  • Royal Oak — (engl.: Königliche Eiche) steht für: eine Eiche, in der sich Karl II. von England auf seiner Flucht nach der Schlacht von Worcester 1651 der Gefangennahme durch die Parlamentarier entzog, siehe Royal Oak (Baum), den Namen zahlreicher Schiffe in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Royal Oak — Royal Oak, MI U.S. city in Michigan Population (2000): 60062 Housing Units (2000): 29942 Land area (2000): 11.816328 sq. miles (30.604149 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.001072 sq. miles (0.002776 sq. km) Total area (2000): 11.817400 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Royal Oak — [in allusion to an oak in which CHARLES II of England is said to have hidden] city in SE Mich.: suburb of Detroit: pop. 60,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Royal Oak — The Royal Oak is the name given to the oak tree within which King Charles II of England hid to escape the Roundheads following the Battle of Worcester in 1651. The tree was located in Boscobel Wood, which was part of the park of Boscobel House.… …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Oak — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Royal Oak est le nom du chêne où se cacha une journée durant Charles II d Angleterre, en 1651, lors de la troisième guerre civile anglaise. Ont été nommés …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Royal Oak — Original name in latin Royal Oak Name in other language loyeol okeu State code US Continent/City America/Detroit longitude 42.48948 latitude 83.14465 altitude 204 Population 57236 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Royal Oak — a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit. 70,893. * * * ▪ Michigan, United States       city, Oakland county, southeastern Michigan, U.S., that is a residential northern suburb of Detroit. First settled in 1819, it may have been named for an oak in… …   Universalium

  • Royal Oak — Roy′al Oak′ n. geg a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit. 64,120 …   From formal English to slang

  • Royal Oak — city, SE Michigan 48068*; pop. 65,410 …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Royal Oak — a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit. 70,893 …   Useful english dictionary

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