Catalonia
   In 1447 the first Gypsies were recorded in Catalonia. In 1512 they were ordered to leave the region. Catalonia became administratively part of Spain later in the 16th century.

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  • Catalonia — • A principality within the Spanish Monarchy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Catalonia     Catalonia     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Catalonia — n. a geographical and administrative region of northeastern Spain. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Catalonia — (Пальс,Испания) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 17258 Пальс, Испания …   Каталог отелей

  • Catalonia — [kä΄tä lo͞o′nyä΄kat′ə lō′nē ə] region in NE Spain, on the Mediterranean: 12,328 sq mi (31,929 sq km); pop. 6,059,000; cap. Barcelona: Sp. name Cataluña [kä΄tä lo͞o′nyä΄] Catalonian adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • Catalonia — For other uses, see Catalonia (disambiguation) and Catalunya (disambiguation). Catalonia Catalunya (Catalan) Cataluña (Spanish) Catalonha …   Wikipedia

  • Catalonia — /kat l oh nee euh, ohn yeuh/, n. a region in NE Spain, bordering on France and the Mediterranean: formerly a province. Spanish, Cataluña /kah tah looh nyah/. * * * Catalan Catalunya Spanish Cataluña Autonomous community (pop., 2001: 6,343,110)… …   Universalium

  • Catalonia — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Catalonia Country and Admin Code ES.56 ES …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Catalonia — or Catalan Catalunya or Spanish Cataluña geographical name autonomous region NE Spain bordering on France & the Mediterranean; chief city Barcelona area 12,328 square miles (31,930 square kilometers), population 6,059,494 • Catalonian adjective… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • CATALONIA —    (1,900), old prov. of Spain, on the NE.; has a most fertile soil, which yields a luxuriant vegetation; chief seat of manufacture in the country, called hence the Lancashire of Spain ; the people are specially distinguished from other Spaniards …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Catalonia — reg. NE Spain …   Webster's Gazetteer

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