Saint Helena

Saint Helena
geographical name island S Atlantic; a British colony capital Jamestown area 47 square miles (122 square kilometers), population 5644

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Saint Helena — Introduction Saint Helena Background: Uninhabited when first discovered by the Portuguese in 1502, Saint Helena was garrisoned by the British during the 17th century. It acquired fame as the place of Napoleon BONAPARTE s exile, from 1815 until… …   Universalium

  • Saint Helena — (izg. sȅnt helȇna) ž DEFINICIJA v. Sveta Helena …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Saint Helena — Saint Helena, 1) s. Helena; 2) Kirchspiel (Parish) im Staate Louisiana (Nordamerika), 25 QM., vom Tickfah River durchflossen, im Westen vom Amite River begrenzt; Producte: Baumwolle u. Mais; die New Orleans Nordbahn durchschneidet das Kirchspiel; …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Saint Helena — (spr. ßent hĕlĭnǟ), Ort im nordamerikan. Staat Kalifornien, beim Mount St. Helena (1324 m), einem erloschenen Vulkan, mit bedeutendem Weinbau und (1900) 1582 Einw. Dabei der Badeort White Sulphur Springs (Schwefelquelle) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Saint Helena —   [snt helɪnə], britische Insel im südlichen Atlantischen Ozean, Sankt Helena …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Saint Helena — For other uses, see Saint Helena (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Helena — St. Helena …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Saint Helena — Original name in latin Saint Helena Name in other language St. Helena State code US Continent/City America/Los Angeles longitude 38.50519 latitude 122.47026 altitude 77 Population 5814 Date 2013 05 31 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Saint Helena — noun United Kingdom overseas territory in the Atlantic Ocean off the west coast of Africa. Official name: Saint Helena and Dependencies …   Wiktionary

  • Saint Helena — n. Saint Helena Island, volcanic island in the Atlantic ocean between South America and Africa; (c247 c330), mother of Constantine I who became Christian in 313 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Saint Helena — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Saint Helena Country and Admin Code SH.02 SH …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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