Saint Lucia
geographical name island British West Indies in the Windwards S of Martinique; an independent member of the Commonwealth of Nations since 1979 capital Castries area 238 square miles (616 square kilometers), population 148,183

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  • Saint Lucia — Introduction Saint Lucia Background: The island, with its fine natural harbor at Castries, was contested between England and France throughout the 17th and early 18th centuries (changing possession 14 times); it was finally ceded to the UK in… …   Universalium

  • Saint Lucia — Saint Lucia …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Saint Lucia —     Kurzinformation:   Fläche: 616 km2   Einwohner: (2000) 156 000   Hauptstadt: Castries   Amtssprache: Englisch   Nationalfeiertage: 22. 2., 13. 12.   Währung: 1 Ostkarib. Dollar (EC$) = 100 Cents ( …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Saint Lucia — (spr. ßent lußīa), Insel, s. Santa Lucia …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Saint Lucia — Infobox Country native name = Saint Lucia common name = Saint Lucia national motto = The Land, The People, The Light national anthem = Sons and Daughters of Saint Lucia official languages = English demonym = Saint Lucian capital = Castries… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Lucia — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Saint Lucia <p></p> Background: <p></p> The island, with its fine natural harbor at Castries, was contested between England and France throughout the 17th and early… …   The World Factbook

  • Saint Lucia — Sainte Lucie Pour les articles homonymes, voir Sainte Lucie. Commonwealth of Saint Lucia (en) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saint Lucia — noun 1. a country on the island of Saint Lucia; gained independence from Great Britain in 1979 • Syn: ↑St. Lucia • Instance Hypernyms: ↑country, ↑state, ↑land • Member Holonyms: ↑Organization of American States, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saint Lucia — Original name in latin Saint Lucia Name in other language Saint Lucia, Santa Lucia, Santa Lucija, Santa Luia, Santa Luija State code MT Continent/City Europe/Malta longitude 36.04306 latitude 14.21722 altitude 126 Population 3186 Date 2013 08 05 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Saint Lucia — noun /seɪnt ˈluː.ʃə/ A country in the Caribbean. Official name: Saint Lucia …   Wiktionary

  • Saint Lucia — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Saint Lucia Country and Admin Code MT.51 MT …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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