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Vaduz

- :From the German (German language) "Light stone" ("light" as in "bright"). The country took its name from the Liechtenstein dynasty, which purchased and united the counties of Schellenberg and Vaduz. The Holy Roman Emperor allowed the dynasty to re-name the new property after itself. Liechtenstein and Luxembourg are the only German-speaking former Holy Roman Empire duchies not assimilated by the countries Germany


Chicago metropolitan area

rail line provided by Metra and operated by the Union Pacific Railroad in Chicago, Illinois, and its surrounding suburbs (Chicago metropolitan area). While Metra does not specifically refer to any of its lines by a particular color, the timetable accents for the Union Pacific Northwest line are printed in bright "Viking Yellow," honoring the Chicago & North Western Railway's ''Viking (Viking (train))'' passenger train.

line are printed in bright "Cascade Green," similar to the paint of the Burlington Northern Railroad. '''Benedictine University''' is a private Catholic university (Catholic Colleges in the United States) located in Lisle (Lisle, Illinois), a suburb of Chicago, Illinois


Sitka, Alaska

they left publisher Sonoma Democrat Publishing Company year 1896 series Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 volume 5369 Page 5 and not from Scottish "Ross". According to William Bright, "Ross" is a poetic name for Russia in the Russian language.


Archduchy of Austria

. Maier, Bernhard. ''Dictionary of Celtic Religion and Culture'', p. 272. Boydell & Brewer, 1997. An alternate etymology takes it from a proposed Proto-Indo-European (PIE) root meaning "dazzling" or "bright" Pokorny, Julius. ''Indogermanisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch'', p. 118. 1959. ISBN 3-7720-0947-6. The unification of the various territories of Austria outside of the March of Austria proper (i.e


Portland, Maine

-dreadnought battleship there underwent repairs and alterations until 23 June, doffing her bright "white and spar color" and donning a more businesslike gray. The man-of-war joined the Atlantic Fleet in Hampton Roads at the end of June, but she remained in those waters only a short time before she sailed north to Portland, Maine, arriving there on 2 July in time to take part in the Fourth of July (Independence Day (United States)) festivities in that port. At sea when War of 1812


Eritrea

'' (Joseph W. Michels, editor; Lorraine T. Kapitanoff, translator). University Park, Pennsylvania: Penn State University Press, 1979. ISBN 0-271-00531-9 Peter T. Daniels, William Bright, "The World's Writing Systems", Oxford University Press. Oxford: 1996. Tigrinya (Tigrinya language) has all the basic consonants, the Ge'ez labiovelar letter variants except for (ኈ) plus the ones indicated below. A few of the basic consonants


Taipei

, Taiwan Carpet Teaware The typical Taiwanese family owns at least one set of teaware at home. Many people collect teapots as a hobby. Most families in Taiwan have Yixing clay teapots at home. Traditionally, "raising the teapot" at home is a way of life in Taiwan. Teapots are used to brew teas intensively so that the surface of the teapot becomes "bright". This process is called "raising the teapot", which enhances the beauty of the clay teapot


North Korea

boards, an e-mail service and an estimated 1,000-5,500 websites. Computers employ the Red Star OS, an operating system derived from Linux, with a Shell

(computing) user shell visually similar to OS X. North Korea's only Internet café is in Pyongyang. Culture thumb 300px Pyohunsa (File:Pyohunsa Temple - Mount Kumgang North Korea (10449400303).jpg) Buddhist Temple, a National Treasure of North Korea (National Treasures of North Korea). Despite a historically strong Chinese influence, Korean culture has shaped its own unique identity. ref name


Dallas

No Longer Seems to Shine as Bright" , ''New York Times'', May 5, 2003. Retrieved on March 28, 2009. Before joining the network, she worked at KDFW-TV in Dallas, where she won an Emmy Award. She also hosted ''MSNBC Investigates'', worked at NBC News, and became a host of ''HomePage'' along with Gina Gaston and Mika Brzezinski. They graduated to larger clubs in Dallas


Luxembourg

2008 dec 12 luxembourg-monarchy work The Guardian location London title Luxembourg strips monarch of legislative role date 12 December 2008 accessdate 4 May 2010 - Luxembourg Ref (United States Ambassador to Luxembourg) Robert Mandell Luxembourg October 2011 - :From the German (German language) "Light stone" ("light" as in "bright"). The country took its name


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