Serbia
or formerly Servia geographical name federated republic of Serbia and Montenegro including Kosovo & Vojvodina capital Belgrade area 34,115 square miles (88,358 square kilometers), population 9,823,000; once a kingdom

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  • Serbia — El nombre de esta república que hoy forma, junto con la de Montenegro, un Estado europeo, se ha usado con dos grafías en español: Serbia y Servia. Esta última ha caído en desuso, por lo que no se recomienda su empleo. El gentilicio… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Serbia — [sʉr′bē ə] the major constituent republic of Serbia and Montenegro; formerly a kingdom: 34,116 sq mi (88,361 sq km); pop. 9,779,000; cap. Belgrade …   English World dictionary

  • SERBIA — quae et Servia, plurib. urbs Macedoniae Episcopalis Berrhoeae finitima. Zonar. l. 3. Annal …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Serbia — Infobox Country native name = Република Србија Republika Srbija conventional long name = Republic of Serbia common name = Serbia| p1 = Yugoslavia flag p1 = Flag of Serbia and Montenegro.png s1 = flag s1 =| demonym = Serbian map caption = map… …   Wikipedia

  • Serbia — Република Србија Republika Srbija República de Serbia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Serbia — /serr bee euh/, n. a former kingdom in S Europe: now, with revised boundaries, a constituent republic of Yugoslavia, in the N part; includes the autonomous provinces of Kosovo and Vojvodina. 9,660,000; 34,116 sq. mi. (88,360 sq. km). Cap.:… …   Universalium

  • Serbia — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Serbia <p></p> Background: <p></p> The Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes was formed in 1918; its name was changed to Yugoslavia in 1929. Various paramilitary… …   The World Factbook

  • Serbia — Serbie  Ne pas confondre avec la République serbe de Bosnie Република Сpбија (sr) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Serbia —    Estimated population (including Voivodina and Kosovo but excluding Montenegro): 600,000. It is likely that the first Gypsies to reach Serbia were shoemakers who lived in Prizren some time around 1348. Under the Ottoman Empire (from 1459), the… …   Historical dictionary of the Gypsies

  • Serbia — La República de Serbia es una república al sudeste de Europa, unida a Montenegro, confederación que recibe el nombre de Serbia y Montenegro. Limita : al N con 151 km con Hungría , al E con 476 km con Rumanía , al SE con 318 km con Bulgaria , al S …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Serbia —    A rebellious Ottoman possession in the Balkans and fully independent after 1878. The defeat of the medieval kingdom of Serbia by the Ottoman Turks on Kosovo Polje in 1386 was the prelude of centuries of foreign rule. After the midsixteenth… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

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