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Noun1.Frisia - an ancient region of northwestern Europe including the Frisian Islands
Friesland - the western part of the ancient region of Frisia in northern Europe on the North Sea between the Scheldt river and the Weser river; part of this region is now a province in the Netherlands
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
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Rosa, beyond herself and nearly mad with joy and fear at the idea of the black tulip being found again, started for the White Swan, followed by the boatman, a stout lad from Frisia, who was strong enough to knock down a dozen Boxtels single-handed.
The historical element in the poem above referred to is this: In several places mention is made of the fact that Hygelac, Beowulf's king, was killed in an expedition in Frisia (Holland), and medieval Latin chronicles make mention of the death of a king 'Chocilaicus' (evidently the same person) in a piratical raid in 512 A.
Out of them, four ships MS Tiger, Frisia Amsterdam, Celcius Messina and Cosco Japan sailed out sea on Monday morning.
polydamas X Phoebis argante X Phoebis sennae X Aphrissa statira X Pyrisitia proterpia X Eurema daira X Anartia fatima X Anartia jatrophae X Jononia evarete X Euptoieta hegesia X Anthanassa drucilla X Anthanassa ardys X Anthanassa frisia X Microtia elva X Danaus plexippus X Danaus gilippus X Danaus eresimus X Cyllopsis philodice X Cyllopsis argentella X Hermeuptychia hermes X Oexoschistus tauropolis X Eretris hulda X Eretris suzannae X Pronophila timanthes X Calephelis spp.
Fugindo da persegucao nazista, rumou com documentos falsos a provincia da Frisia, na pequena Appelscha.
Nesta sessao, se destacam as consequencias das politicas de credito e financiamento como o RECOOP e o PRODECOOP para a estrutura e acao territorial das cooperativas Frisia, Castrolanda e Capal.
From this thread make a yard of cloth as soft as can be found in Holland or Frisia."
In 716 Wynfrid asked the permission of his abbot to help in the evangelization in Frisia in the Netherlands.
Aceros Arequipa, Peru Steel 475 462 Frisia, Brazil Agri.
Jelsma, "To the land or to the sea: diet and mobility in Early Medieval Frisia," Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology, vol.