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Definition of the noun Evora
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Evora is a genus of Tortricidae, described by Heinrich in 1926.
- synonym: genus Evora
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Lepidoptera
- family: Tortricidae
- species Evora hemidesma
- Evora a.k.a. Évora is a city and a municipality in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 56,596, in an area of 1307.08 km². It is the seat of the Évora District and capital of the Alentejo region. The present Mayor is Carlos Pinto de Sá of the CDU coalition. The municipal holiday is 29 June.
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- Evora a.k.a. Évora District is located in Alentejo, in southern Portugal. The district capital is the city of Évora.
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"Evora" is a composition, cataloged instance.
- music by Sebastian Studnitzky
"Evora" is a short film, directed by Mark John Ostrowski.
- country: Spain
- Evora is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Olethreutinae of the family Tortricidae.
- Evora is a cataloged instance, musical recording, canonical version.
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by Jane O'Callaghan
EVORA Culturally, historically and politically important for centuries, Evora is a must-see on any itinerary. During the Middle Ages it was a centre of scholarship and the arts, attracting painters, architects, sculptors and writers ...
by Jeanette Hurt, Steve Ehlers
Evora is a firm sheep's milk cheese that is made in the Alentejo region of Portugal . It has a fruity and salty taste but an acidic finish. The longer it is aged, the more " sheepy" its taste becomes. Portuguese cheese, though typically produced in ...
Ultimate Food Journeys (2011)
The World's Best Dishes and Where to Eat Them
Evora is the single most interesting destination in the Alentejo and it's also convenient for the nearby carpet—making town of Arraiolos and the elegant “ marble towns" of Estremoz, Borba, and Vila Vicosa. MORNING Visit the daily Mercado ...
A universal Gazetteer; or geographical dictionary of the World. Founded on the works of Brookes and Walker, etc (1835)
by George LANDMANN (C.E.)
Evora is the capital. ALENçoN, a city of France, capital of the department Orne, seated on the Sarte, 30 m N by w Mans, and 87 wsw Paris: the manufacture of lace considerable: Lg. 0.1 E, Lt. 48.26 N. ALEPro, Asia, Turkey, the capital of Syria, ...
by George Thomas Landmann
Evora is the capital. Ai.ENcnx, a city of France, capital of the department Orne, seated on the Sarte, 30 m N by w Sinus, and 87 wsw Paris: the manufacture of lace considerable: Lg. 0. 1 E, Lt. 40.26 N. Al.Erro, Asia, Turkey, the capital of Syria, ...
A General Gazetteer ... Illustrated with maps ... The fifteenth edition, with considerable additions and improvements (1820)
by Richard BROOKES (M.D.)
Evora is the capital. Alencon, a city of France, capital of the department of Orne. The manufacture of lace is considerable. Near it are stone quarries, in which are found a sort of crystal like Bristol stones. It is seated on the Sarte, 3C m N by w ...
The General Gazetteer (1820)
Or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary : Containing a Description of the Empires, Kingdoms ... in the Known World : with the Extent, Boundaries, and Natural Productions of Each Country ...
Evora is the capital. Alencon, a city of France, capital of the department of Orne. The manufacture of lace is considerable. Near it are stone quarries, in which are found a sort of crystal like Bristol stones. It is seated on the Sarte, 30 m N by w ...
by Adam Anderson, Combe
Evora is an in'land city with an university; having about twelve thousand inhabitants, five ...
An Historical And Chronological Deduction Of The Origin Of Commerce, From the Earliest Accounts (1787)
Containing An History Of The Great Commercial Interests Of The British Empire. To Which Is Prefixed, An Introduction, Exhibiting A View Of The Ancient And Modern State Of Europe ... by Adam Anderson
Evora is an inland city with an university; having about twelve thousand inhabitants, five churches and several hospitals and convents. 3 p * 10. Eslre- 10.
from the earliest accounts. Containing an history of the great commercial interests of the British Empire. To which is prefixed an introduction, exhibiting a view of the ancient and modern state of Europe; of the importance of our colonies; and of the commerce, shipping, manufactures, fisheries, &c., of Great-Britain and Ireland; and their influence on the landed interest. With an appendix, containing the modern politico-commercial geography of the several countries of Europe. Carefully rev., cor. and continued to the present time ... by Adam Anderson
Evora is an inland city with an university; having about twelve thousand inhabitants, five churches and several hospitals and convents. 3 P 2 10 . Estrc- 10.
An Historical and Chronological Deduction of the Origin of Commerce, from the Earlist Accounts to the Present Time. - London, A. Miller 1764 (1764)
Evora is an inland City, with an Univerfity ; having about 12,ooo Inhabitants, five Churches, and feveral Hofpitals and Convents. - 1o. Estremos, a strong Town, having about 6,5oo Inhabitants, three Churches, fix Convents, and an Hospital. 1 1.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1910)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
Evora is the sec of an trchbishop, and has several churches, convents and hospitals, barracks, a diocesan school and a museum. A university, founded in 1550, was abolished on the expulsion of the Jesuits in the i8th century. The cathedral ...
The Encyclopædia britannica (1910)
a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm
Evora is the see of an archbishop, and has several churches, convents and hospitals, barracks, a diocesan school and a museum. A university, founded in 1550, was abolished on the expulsion of the Jesuits in the 18th century. The cathedral ...
The New World (1842)
Evora is a small city, walled, but not regularly fortified, and could not sustain a siege of a day. It has five gates: before that to the southwest is the principal promenade of its inhabitants; the fair on St. John's Day is likewise held there; the houses ...
The Celtic Encyclopedia (1998)
by Harry Mountain
NAME Belhoa Menhir TYPE standing stone REGION Evora - N of Monsaraz near Guadiana river REMARKS The menhir is noted for its carvings, though the lower part was broken and has been reconstructed. NAME Dolmen of Zambujeiro ...
The Star Trek Encyclopedia (2011)
by Michael Okuda, Denise Okuda, Debbie Mirek
Evora. Technologically advanced civilization. The Evora achieved interstellar travel capability in 2374 and were invited to become a Federation protectorate a year later. A diplomatic reception for an Evoran delegation was held aboard the ...
The Catholic Encyclopedia (1922)
An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church by Charles Herbermann
EVORA and hold separate services. In other States a new church constitution has likewise been adopted. curious feature of the Brunswick and MecklenburgSchwerin constitutions is the institution of “bishops as heads of these churches. III.
A General Bibliographical Dictionary: Q-Z. List of all the Aldine typographical production. List of the Juntine typographical productions. Elzeviers (1837)
by Friedrich Adolf Ebert
Evora, And. de Burgos, 1554. fol. A very scarce edition, the most prized, ...
by Josiah CONDER (Editor of “The Patriot.”.)
Evora, though not so large as Oporto ...
Containing a Description of the Various Countries, Kingdoms, States, Cities, Towns, &c. of the Known World ...
Evora, a fortified town of Portugal, and capital of the province of Alentejo, situated on an eminence in a vast plain, amid the mountains of the Sierra Alpedreira. It is ill built, but was in ancient times the residence of Sertorius, who supplied it with ...
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Otra de las capillas, totalmente decorada con dorados.
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- Cesaria Evora Mix by JaBig - A Cape Verde Music Playlist (Morna & Coladera)
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- Cesaria Evora Live in Paris (2001) Complete Concert
Singer Cesaria Evora is the cultural ambassador and greatest star of her native country, Cape Verde, a former Portuguese colony off the Northwestern coast of ...
- Redline Review: 2014 Lotus Evora S
- Top Gear : Lotus Evora Road Test - Top Gear - BBC
Jeremy Clarkson takes the pocket sized but punchy Lotus Evora out on to the Top Gear track. But with electronic gizmos in the front where an engine would ...
- Lotus Evora S - Fast Blast Review - Everyday Driver
Todd has driven both the standard Evora and the S with a manual transmission. Paul had driven neither.
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Scrabble value of E1V4O1R1A1
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of EVORA
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