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Barcelona (Spain)

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  • Variants

    • Barcino (Spain)
    • Barcellona (Spain)
    • Barchinone (Spain)
    • Barcinona (Spain)
    • Barcenona (Spain)
    • Barchillona (Spain)
    • Barchino (Spain)
    • Barcinonia Civitas (Spain)
    • Barcinonis Civitas (Spain)
    • Barcollona (Spain)
    • Barschaluna (Spain)
    • Barchinona (Spain)
    • Barchinonia (Spain)
    • Barcillona (Spain)
    • Barzalum (Spain)
    • Barzellona (Spain)
    • Colonia Barcino (Spain)
    • Colonia Barcino Faventia (Spain)
    • Colonia Faventia (Spain)
    • Colonia Faventia Iulia Augusta Pia Barcino (Spain)
    • Colonia Flaventia (Spain)
    • Faventia (Spain)
    • Iulia Augusta Barcino (Spain)
    • Pia Barcino (Spain)
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Cities and towns
    • Descriptor

        Capitals (Cities)
    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Locale

        Catalonia (Spain)
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    • sh85011813
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  • Sources

    • found: Congrés Hispano Luso Italià de Demografia Històrica (1st : 1987 : Barcelona, Spain). Popolazione, società e ambiente, c1990:t.p. (Barcellona)
    • found: Liber examinationis notariorum civitatis Barchinone (1348-1386), 1992.
    • found: Orbis Latinus, 1972:I:218 (Barcinona, Barcellona, Barcenona, Barchillona, Barchimonensis, Barchino, Barchinona,Barchinonensis, Barchinonia, Barcillona, Barcino, Barcinonensis, Barcinonia civ., Barcinonis civ.,Barcollona, Barschaluna, Barzalum, Barzellona, Colonia Barcino, Colonia Barcino Faventia, Colonia Faventia, Colonia Faventia Iulia Augusta Pia Barcino, Colonia Flaventia, Faventia, Iulia Augusta Barcino, Pia Barcino: Barcelona, Pr.-Hst. in Katalonien, Spanien)
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(unknown; 41°23ʹ20ʺN 002°09ʹ32ʺE)
    • found: Wikipedia, Dec. 8, 2014(Barcelona; capital city of the autonomous community of Catalonia in Spain and the country's 2nd largest city, the sixth-most populous urban area in the European Union. It is the largest metropolis on the Mediterranean Sea, located on the coast between the mouths of the rivers Llobregat and Besòs, and bounded to the west by the Serra de Collserola mountain range, the tallest peak of which is 512 metres (1,680 ft) high. Founded as a Roman city, in the Middle Ages Barcelona became the capital of the County of Barcelona. After merging with the Kingdom of Aragon, Barcelona continued to be an important city in the Crown of Aragon. Besieged several times during its history, Barcelona has a rich cultural heritage and is today an important cultural centre and a major tourist destination)
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-04-11: new
    • 2015-08-16: revised
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