Orlando
I. biographical name Vittorio Emanuele 1860-1952 Italian statesman II. geographical name city E central Florida NE of Tampa population 185,951

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  • Orlando — bezeichnet: die romanische Variante des männlichen Vornamens Roland einen Roman von Virginia Woolf (Orlando (Roman)), der auch verfilmt wurde, siehe Orlando (Film) eine Oper von Georg Friedrich Händel, siehe Orlando (Händel) Orte in Südafrika:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Orlando — se refiere a: ● Orlando es el nombre de una ciudad de los Estados Unidos (Florida). ● Orlando es el equivalente italiano del francés Roland (en español, Roldán) que aparece como personaje central en una serie de romances en verso del siglo XV en… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ORLANDO — (and the Central Florida area). Drawn by cotton and cattle in the 1850s–1860s, some Jews came to Orlando with other pioneers to this old west style town. Records show that after the Civil War there were about 16 Jewish families. A Jew, Jacob… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Orlando — Orlando, FL U.S. city in Florida Population (2000): 185951 Housing Units (2000): 88486 Land area (2000): 93.495351 sq. miles (242.151838 sq. km) Water area (2000): 7.458808 sq. miles (19.318223 sq. km) Total area (2000): 100.954159 sq. miles (261 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Orlando — Orlȃndo (Òrlando) DEFINICIJA 1. v. 2. francuski plemić koji je u vojsci Karla Velikog u S Španjolskoj ratovao protiv Saracena i junački poginuo 778. u Pirenejima; usmena predaja i znameniti starofrancuski ep iz 12. st. Pjesma o Rolandu pretvorili …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Orlando — masc. proper name, Italian form of ROLAND (Cf. Roland) (q.v.). The city in Florida, U.S., so called from 1857, supposedly in honor of a U.S. soldier, Orlando Reeves, who was killed there in 1835 by Seminoles. It had been settled c.1844 as… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Orlando — Orlando1 [ôr lan′dō] n. [It] a masculine name: see ROLAND Orlando2 [ôr lan′dō; ] It [ ō̂r län′dō̂] Vittorio Emanuele [vēt tō̂′ryō̂ e΄mä nwe′le] 1860 1952; It. statesman: premier of Italy (1917 19) Orlando3 [ôr lan′dō] [after Orlando Reeves, a …   English World dictionary

  • Orlando — m Italian form of ROLAND (SEE Roland), occasionally used as a given name in the English speaking world. It is the name of the hero in Shakespeare s comedy As You Like It …   First names dictionary

  • Orlando — Tradicionalmente, Orlando es el equivalente italiano del francés Roland (en español, Roldán). Proviene del nombre latino Rodolandus, que proviene a su vez del nombre germánico Ortland, que significa ‘famoso por sus batallas’.[1] Según otra… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Orlando — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le prénom Orlando, déclinaison de Roland, est présent dans différentes langues. Sommaire 1 Personnes 2 Œuvres de ficti …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Orlando — /awr lan doh/; also, for 1, It. /awrdd lahn daw/, n. 1. Vittorio Emanuele /veet taw rddyaw e mah nooh e le/, 1860 1952, Italian statesman. 2. a city in central Florida: resort. 128,394. 3. a male given name, form of Roland. * * * I City (pop.,… …   Universalium

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