Candia


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Candia: candida

Can·di·a 1

 (kăn′dē-ə)
A name used by Italian colonizers (13th-17th century) for the island of Crete.

Can·di·a 2

 (kăn′dē-ə)

Candia

(ˈkandja)
n
(Placename) the Italian name for Iráklion

I•rak•li•on

or He•rak•li•on

(ɪˈræk li ən, -ˈrɑ kli-)
n.
a seaport on the N coast of Crete, in Greece. 243,622. Also called Candia.
References in classic literature ?
Upon taking the course of the Nautilus, I found that we were going towards Candia, the ancient Isle of Crete.
According to SPO1 Marlon Candia of Dagohoy police station, the young Man-on had an argument with his live-in partner over how to divide the slaughtered pig that they planned to sell.
Adelaide, Australia, 13 Ramadan 1438 H corresponding to 08 June 2017 SPA-- Saudi Charge d'Affaires in Australia, Mishal bin Hamdan Al-Ruqi, met today Police Chief of Adelaide, Lieutenant General John de Candia.
AP) -- The lack of a single high school class has been a stumbling block for Lyle Candia throughout his career.
NASDAQ: CPRT), a global online vehicle auction company, has acquired new location in Candia, New Hampshire.
Police found the drug farm at the Candia Towers high rise in Jason Street, Everton.
John Candia, CEO of the iProperty Company is only too well aware of the importance of mobile technology having headed up the development of a global property community from scratch.
There is still no commitment from the government to hike the cost of gasoline, which is heavily subsidized - to the tune of some $12 billion a year - and spurs cross-border fuel-smuggling, especially with Colombia," explains Maria Elena Candia for Foreign Policy.
Candia is part of Sodiaal, France's leading milk products cooperative.
Ainsi, Candia est passe de 75 DA a 90 DA chez le distributeur et les marques [beaucoup moins que]Silhouette[beaucoup plus grand que] et [beaucoup moins que]Viva[beaucoup plus grand que] a 100 DA, certains les cedent a 95 DA.
More than 200 full and select part-time staff sampled wine, spirits, meads and ciders from New Hampshire's six top-selling manufacturers--Flag Hill Winery & Distillery of Lee, Candia Vineyards of Candia, LaBelle Winery of Amherst, Farnum Hill Ciders of Lebanon, Jewell Towne Vineyards of South Hampton, and Moonlight Meadery of Londonderry.
Padre e hijo, Sergio y Roberto Candia, visitaron la isla entre marzo y agosto, y el material reunido en esos viajes dio origen a una exposicion y a un foto-libro.

Full browser ?