Scandia


Scandia
A poetic name for Scandinavia

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  • Scandia — was a name used for various uncharted islands in Northern Europe by the first Greek and Roman geographers. The name originated in Greek sources, where it had been used for a long time for different islands in the Mediterranean region. [Rubekeil,… …   Wikipedia

  • Scandia — Scandia, KS U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 436 Housing Units (2000): 239 Land area (2000): 0.470497 sq. miles (1.218582 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.470497 sq. miles (1.218582 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Scandia, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 436 Housing Units (2000): 239 Land area (2000): 0.470497 sq. miles (1.218582 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.470497 sq. miles (1.218582 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Scandia — Scan di*a, n. [NL. See {Scandium}.] (Chem.) A chemical earth, the oxide of scandium. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scandia — u. Scandinavia, s. Skandinavien …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Scandĭa — (Scandinavia, richtiger Scatinavia), bei den Alten Name des südlichen Schweden (Landschaft Schonen). Vgl. Skandinavien …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Scandia — Scandĭa, Scandinavĭa, alter Name für Schonen im südl. Schweden …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • scandia — [skan′dē ə] n. [ModL: see SCANDIUM] the oxide of scandium, Sc2O3, a white, amorphous powder …   English World dictionary

  • Scandia — Para otros usos de este término, véase Escandinavia.   Scandia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Scandia — Scandie Carte des îles de Scandie par apparaissant dans la Cosmographia Claudii Ptolomaei Alexandrini de Nicolaus Germanus (1467) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • SCANDIA — I. SCANDIA oppid. et navale in Cytheris. Stephanus ex Pausan. l. 3. II. SCANDIA pars est Scandinaviae Australis. Ubi nunc provinc. Scania Schonen, Blekingia et Hallandia, versus Daniam magis extensae, et antea Danici iuris, ubi secundum quosdam… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale


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