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Maaria is a former municipality of Finland in what is now the northern part of the city of Turku. The area has been inhabited since the Iron Age, and it became an important village in the 15th century with the construction of a church dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Also Koroinen, with the former residence of the Bishop of Finland is in the area. The municipality of Maaria was founded in 1868, and it included the northern parts of modern Turku south of Paattinen, some enclaves to the north of Paattinen, and the island of Hirvensalo to the south of Turku.
- part of Finland
"Maaria" is a composition.
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by J.F. Stimson, Donald Stanley Marshall
MARIA = maaria || ari (ii) MARIARI ...
by Ellis Cashmore
British Immigration PolicyUnder the Conservative Government by Asifa Maaria Hussain (Ashgate, 2001) examines the development of immigration legislation ...
Europe by Don Rubin, Peter Nagy, Philippe Rouyer
is set in ancient Rome, Maaria Blomma (1980) and Haapoja (1990) deal with religious fanaticism. A number of trained dramaturges have emerged in recent years from the Theatre ...
The New Universal Etymological English Dictionary ... The Sixth Edition. Corrected and Much Improved, Etc (1776)
by Nathan BAILEY
COMMON (with Gra'maaria'u) that gender of nouns that is equally applicable to both scxes, male and female. ' COMMON (in Geamesryl is applied to an angle line or the like, which belong equally to thwo figures, or makes a necessary part of ...
A Dictionary, Geographical, Statistical and Historical of the Various Countries, Places, and Principal Natural Objects in the World by J. R. M'Culloch (1846)
The fact, however, seems to be, that wherever the houses are few, and the round is mainly covered with gardens, fields, or ruins, maaria is felt during the summer months, though not in the same degree as n the open country outside the walls.
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