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Spain

Place

Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. Its mainland is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea except for a small land boundary with Gibraltar; to the north and northeast by France, Andorra, and the Bay of Biscay; and to the west and northwest by Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean. Along with France and Morocco, it is one of only three countries to have both Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines. Spain's 1,214 km border with Portugal is the longest uninterrupted border within the European Union.

Person

Who is Spain?

Spain a.k.a. Spain Rodriguez: Manuel Rodriguez, better known as Spain or Spain Rodriguez, was an American underground cartoonist who created the character Trashman. His experiences on the road with the biker gang, the Road Vultures, provided inspiration for his work, as did his left-wing politics.

Group

Spain are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1993, and led by singer/bassist Josh Haden. Their syncretic music contains elements of country, blues, folk, jazz, and slowcore. In a career spanning more than two decades, Spain has released five studio albums, a live album, and a best-of collection.

Animal

Spain is an American Thoroughbred racehorse who retired as the most financially successful mare in North American racing history.

  • born in (19 years ago)

Music

  1. "Spain" is an instrumental jazz fusion composition by jazz pianist and composer Chick Corea. It is probably Corea's most prominent piece, and some would consider it a modern jazz standard.
  2. "Spain" is a studio album by Michel Camilo and Tomatito, released in 2000. It was recorded at Carriage House Studios in August 1999 and publish by Universal Music under various labels around the world.
  3. "Spain" is the second full-length studio album by American rock band Between the Trees, released through Bonded Records on August 11, 2009.
  4. "Spain" is a composition.
  5. "Spain" is a musical album of Kaori Muraji.
    • released on (11 years ago)
  6. "Spain" is a composition.
  7. "Spain" is a musical album of Such a Surge.
    • released on (14 years ago)

Writings

  1. "Spain" is a poem by W. H. Auden written after his visit to the Spanish Civil War and regarded by some as one of the most important literary works in English to emerge from that war. It was written and published in 1937.
  2. "Spain" is a play by Jim Knable.
  3. "Spain" is a book by Raymond Carr.
    • subjects: History, Iberian Peninsula, 19th century, 20th century, Spain

Film

"Spain" is a 2012 drama film written by Dimitré Dinev and Anja Salomonowitz and directed by Anja Salomonowitz.

Miscellanea

  1. Spain a.k.a. The Spain national football team represents Spain in International association football and is controlled by the Royal Spanish Football Federation, the governing body for football in Spain. The current head coach is Vicente del Bosque. The Spanish side is commonly referred to as La Roja, La Furia Roja, La Furia Española or simply La Furia. Spain became a member of FIFA in 1904 even though the Spanish Football Federation was first established in 1909. Spain's national team debuted in 1920. Since then the Spanish national team have participated in a total of fourteen of twenty FIFA World Cup and nine of fourteen UEFA European Championship.
    • also known as Spain Mens National Football Team, Spain Football Team, Spain Men's National Football Team, Spain Mens Football Team, Spain Men's Football Team, Spain National Soccer Team, Spain Men's National Soccer Team, Spain Mens National Soccer Team, Spain Soccer Team, Spain Mens Soccer Team, Spain Men's Soccer Team, La Furia Roja, La Roja, La Furia
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • nominated to Laureus World Sports Award for Team of the Year
        • nominated to Laureus World Sports Award for Team of the Year
        • Laureus World Sports Award for Team of the Year
        • nominated to Laureus World Sports Award for Team of the Year
    • official website: www.sefutbol.com/en
  2. Spain is a 2007 theater production of the play by Jim Knable.
    • award: - Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Set Design of a Play nomination for Beowulf Boritt

Phrases with Spain

  1. The Rain in Spain Stays Mainly in the Plain
  2. castle in spain
  3. capital of spain
  4. pellitory-of-spain
  5. philip ii of spain

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Spain

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Google previewYearbook of Muslims in Europe (2014)

by Jørgen Nielsen, Samim Akgönül, Ahmet Alibašić, Egdunas Racius

Jordi Moreras* 1 Muslim Populations The contemporary presence of Islam in Spain is a result of the settlement of different immigrant communities arriving in the late 1970s from the Maghreb, sub-Saharan Africa, Pakistan and the Middle East.

Google previewFederal Democracies (2010)

by Michael Burgess, Alain-G. Gagnon

Introduction Spain is a country of countries, or a nation of nations. Despite being the oldest...

Despite its secular ethnoterritorial diversity, Spain is an entity clearly identifiable as a historical unity. This unity goes beyond the ...

Google previewGender and Sexual Identities in Transition (2009)

International Perspectives by José Santaemilia, Patricia Bou

DISCURSIVE CONFLICT JOSÉ SANTAEMILIA, UNIVERSITAT DEVALÈNCIA Abstract: Although Spain is a modern, democratic European state, it has yet to come to terms with its multiple identities –whether national, ideological or sexual.

Google previewDisposal of Hazardous Waste in Underground Mines (2006)

by V. Popov, Viktor Popov, Roland Pusch

Spain is a significant European producer of non-ferrous precious metals, with some of the most mineralized territories in Western Europe. The main polymetallic deposits, from west to east, include Tharsis, Scotiel, Rio Tinto, and ...

Google previewDiversity Management in Spain (2015)

New dimensions, new challenges by Ricard Zapata-Barrero

reactive movement is managed on a pragmatic basis, showing that the philosophy guiding Spain is a practical one.

Google previewBalance of Power (1998)

Op-Center 05 by Tom Clancy, Steve Pieczenik, Jeff Rovin

Spain is a nation poised to suffer its worst internal strife in centuries.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Spain (2009)

by Angel Smith

1 January: Spain becomes a full member of the EEC. 12 March: After an intensive government campaign, continued membership of NATO is narrowly ratified in the referendum called by the PSOE. 29 April: The PCE, along with other ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Urban Legends (2001)

by Jan Harold Brunvand

Spain Even though the new South African political and social climate seems to discourage belief in many of the older claims of coming racial violence, localized versions of international urban legends continue to thrive in that small country.

Google previewEncyclopedia Small Silver Coins (2010)

by Roger Dewardt Lane

FOOTNOTE: Spain in the nineteenth century is a dreary story of misgovernment at home and the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Resources Information Systems: Challenges in e-HRM (2008)

Challenges in e-HRM by Torres-Coronas, Teresa

Aneas, Maria Assumpta / Universitat de Barcelona, Spain.............................. ............................................563 Araujo, Andre L. / The College of William & Mary, ...

Google previewThe Polo Encyclopedia, 2d Ed. (2015)

by Horace A. Laffaye

Four teams entered: England United States Belgium Spain Lt.-Col. T.P. Melvill Capt. Arthur Harris Maurice Lysen Duque ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Mexican American Proverbs (1987)

by Mark Glazer

Rubio Mexico Santamaria Mexico Sbarbi Spain Vasquez Texas Velasco Mexico. Adame Alcala Aranda Armas Arora Ballesteros Benavides Caballero California Spanish ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Saints, Fifth Edition Revised (2011)

by David Farmer

Palma, Majorca Sebastian Pamplona, Spain Sernin of Toulouse Paraguay B.V.M., Francis Solano Paris, France Genevieve, Louis IX Passau ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the European Union (2013)

by David Phinnemore, Lee McGowan

SPAIN first approached the European Communities (EC) in 1962, with arequest foranassociation agreementthat would, in time, permit full membership. The request was renewed in 1964. Negotiationson a preferentialtrade agreementbegan ...

Google previewThe Structure of the Lexicon in Functional Grammar (1998)

by Hella Olbertz, Kees Hengeveld, Jesús Sánchez García

José-Antonio Calañas Continente, Departamento de Filología Francesa e Inglesa, Area de Alemán, Universidad de Córdoba, Plaza Cardenal de Salazar 3, 14071 Córdoba, Spain. Alessandra Corda, Vakgroep Italiaans, Universiteit van ...

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Quotes about Spain

I am not quite sure where home is right now. I do have places in London and Milan, and a house in Spain. I guess I would say home is where my mother is, and she lives in Spain. (Sarah Brightman)
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