I. biographical name 1819-1901 Alexandrina Victoria queen of Great Britain (1837-1901) II. biographical name Tomás Luis de circa 1548-1611 Spanish composer III. geographical name 1. city SE Texas on Guadalupe River population 60,603 2. city Canada capital of British Columbia on SE Vancouver Island population 74,125 3. river 350 miles (563 kilometers) Australia in NW Northern Territory flowing N & NW to Timor Sea 4. state SE Australia capital Melbourne area 87,884 square miles (228,498 square kilometers), population 4,244,221 5. (or Hong Kong) city & port Hong Kong special administrative region, China on NW Hong Kong Island; served as capital of Hong Kong colony population 1,026,870 • Victorian adjective or noun

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