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- Jaén is a city in south-central Spain. The name is derived from the Arabic word khayyān. It is the capital of the province of Jaén. It is located in the autonomous community of Andalusia.
- Jaén: The city of Jaén is the capital of the Jaén Province in the Cajamarca Region in Peru, located in the high jungle of northern Peru. From a hierarchical point of view of the Catholic Church it is the seat of the Apostolic Vicariate of St. Francis Xavier, also known as Apostolic Vicariate of Jaén en Peru.
- also known as Jaen, Peru; Jaén, Peru
- part of Peru
- Jaén a.k.a. Jaen: Jaén is a second class municipality in the province of Nueva Ecija, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 67,057 people.
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Fodor's Spain 2013 (2012)
Seville and Granada are like feuding sisters, onevivaciously flirting, theotherdarkly brooding; Córdobaand Cádiz areestranged cousins, one landlocked, the other virtually under sail; Huelvaisa verdant Atlantic Arcadia; and Jaén is an upland ...
by M.A. Rogerio-Candelera
The University Research Institute for Iberian Archaeology of the University of Jaén is a member of one of these projects, 3D-ICONS, and guarantees the availability of information of one of the most important Iron Age cultures in the Iberian ...
by Ronald Bruce St. John
Jaén, and Maynas (Figure 1). Tumbes is a largely desert region of some 500 square miles situated on the Pacific seaboard between the Tumbes and Zarumilla Rivers. Jaén is an area of less than 4,000 square miles which lay on the eastern ...
by Clifford J. Rogers
The governors of Baeza and Valencia pledged homage to Fernando and campaigned with the king against Jaén and Granada in 1225. Fernando took possession of Baeza when ...
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
The four great Moorish capitals were Seville, Cordova, Jaén, and Granada. During the darkness of the middle ages, Cordova was “the Athens of the West, the seat of arts and sciences;' and later still, under the Spaniards, when 'the sun of ...
Catholic Encyclopedia (1912)
J' FRANÇois, 267a, for Friars Minor read Minims - Jaén, DIOCESE of, 267c, for sixty-four read sixty-five; for since which date the See of Jaén has ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chrisholm
Andalusia was divided in 1833 into the eight provinces of Almeria, Cadiz, Cordova, Granada, Jaén, Huelva, Malaga and Seville, which are described in separate articles. Its ancient name, though no longer used officially, except to designate a ...
by Carl A. Batt
González- Jaén Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain V. Gopinath CSIR- National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), Trivandrum, ...
by Cordelia Candelaria
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