Saint Kitts
or Saint Christopher geographical name island British West Indies in the Leewards; chief town Basseterre area 68 square miles (177 square kilometers); with Nevis, forms independent state of Saint Kitts-Nevis (capital Basseterre area 104 square miles or 269 square kilometers, population 41,800) • Kittitian noun or adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Saint Kitts — St. Kitts und Nevis St. Kitts (engl. Saint Kitts) ist eine Insel in der Karibik. Sie ist auch noch unter ihrem früheren Namen Saint Christopher bekannt. St. Kitts bildet zusammen mit der Insel Nevis den Inselstaat St. Kitts und Nevis. Während der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Saint Kitts — noun the largest of the islands comprising Saint Christopher Nevis • Syn: ↑Saint Christopher, ↑St. Christopher, ↑St. Kitts • Instance Hypernyms: ↑island • Part Holonyms: ↑Saint Kitts and Nevis, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saint Kitts — noun An island in the West Indies, the northern island of the federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. Syn: Saint Christopher Island See Also: Kittsian …   Wiktionary

  • Saint Kitts And Nevis — Introduction Saint Kitts and Nevis Background: First settled by the British in 1623, the islands became an associated state with full internal autonomy in 1967. The island of Anguilla rebelled and was allowed to secede in 1971. Saint Kitts and… …   Universalium

  • Saint Kitts und Nevis — Saint Kịtts und Nevis     Kurzinformation:   Fläche: 262 km2   Einwohner: (2000) 45 000   Hauptstadt: Basseterre   Amtssprache: Englisch   Nationalfeiertag: 19. 9.   …   Universal-Lexikon

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