Whitehorse
geographical name city NW Canada capital of Yukon Territory on upper Yukon River population 19,058

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  • Whitehorse — Downtown Whitehorse von der Ostseite des Yukon River Lage in Yukon …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Whitehorse — visible desde el extremo este del río Yukon. Whitehorse es una ciudad canadiense, la capital del territorio del Yukón. En 2004 su población era de 23.205 habitantes. La ciudad toma el nombre de los rápidos Whitehorse, así llamados por su… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Whitehorse — is the name of a number of villages and cities:*Whitehorse, Victoria (Australia) *Whitehorse, Yukon (Canada) *Whitehorse, South Dakota (USA) *Whitehorse Bluffs (Canada) *White Horse (many other possibilities) …   Wikipedia

  • Whitehorse — Whitehorse, SD U.S. Census Designated Place in South Dakota Population (2000): 141 Housing Units (2000): 43 Land area (2000): 2.673014 sq. miles (6.923073 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.673014 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Whitehorse — es una ciudad canadiense, la capital del territorio del Yukón. En 2004 su población era de 23.205 habitantes. La ciudad toma el nombre de los rápidos Whitehorse, así llamados por su semejanza con las crines de un caballo blanco. Los rápidos… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Whitehorse — [hwīt′hôrs΄, wīt′hôrs΄] [after the Whitehorse Rapids nearby, which were so named from a fancied resemblance to the tossing mane of a white horse] capital of the Yukon Territory, Canada, in the S part: pop. 19,000 …   English World dictionary

  • whitehorse — white horse a {whitecap[2]} (the wave). [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Whitehorse — v. du Canada; ch. l. du Yukon; 15 200 hab …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Whitehorse —   [ waɪthɔːs], Hauptstadt des Yukon Territory, Kanada, am Yukon River und am Alaska Highway, 21 800 Einwohner; katholischer Bischofssitz; Museum; Fremdenverkehr; in der Umgebung Erzbergbau ( …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Whitehorse — Pour les articles homonymes, voir White Horse. Whitehorse Le centre ville de Whitehorse vu de la rive est du fleuve Yukon …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Whitehorse — /hwuyt hawrs , wuyt /, n. a town in and the capital of the Yukon Territory, in NW Canada. 13,311. * * * City (pop., 2001: 19,058), capital of Yukon Territory, Canada. Located on the Yukon River, it was founded during the Klondike gold rush… …   Universalium

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