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Nic·o·si·a

 (nĭk′ə-sē′ə)
The capital and largest city of Cyprus, in the north-central part of the island. Founded probably before the seventh century bc, it fell to the Venetians in 1489 and the Turks in 1571. It became the capital when Cyprus gained independence in 1960.

Nicosia

(ˌnɪkəˈsiːə; -ˈsɪə)
n
(Placename) the capital of Cyprus, in the central part on the Pedieos River: capital since the 10th century. Pop (Greek and Turkish): 211 000 (2005 est). Greek name: Levkosia or Leukosia Turkish name: Lefkoşa

Nic•o•si•a

(ˌnɪk əˈsi ə)

n.
the capital of Cyprus, in the central part. 164,500.
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Noun1.Nicosia - the capital and largest city of CyprusNicosia - the capital and largest city of Cyprus
Cyprus, Republic of Cyprus - a country on the island of Cyprus; 80% of the people are of Greek origin and 20% or Turkish origin
Translations

Nicosia

[ˌnɪkəʊˈsiːə] NNicosia f

Nicosia

[ˌnɪkəˈsiːə] nNicosie

Nicosia

[ˌnɪkəˈsiːə] nNicosia
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10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnny Rockets welcomes the community to its new restaurant at Doga Park AVM shopping mall, located in Nicosia, Cyprus.
NICOSIA, Cyprus, Muharram 06, 1437, October 19, 2015, SPA -- Officials say a referee has called off a Cypriot first-division match after fans briefly invaded the pitch and clashed with players before the game had started.
Contract award: Interinstitutional call for tenders concerning the cleaning of the offices of the European Parliament Information Office and the European Commission Representation in Nicosia, Cyprus.
The exhibition is the first project of Israeli art in Nicosia, Cyprus, staged in collaboration with the Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre.
The Cypriot Enterprise Link (CEL), a youth-led organisation focused on supporting local start up talent and innovation, is proud to announce its latest event, Insights Conference, which is taking place on 28th-29th March 2015 at the Filoxenia Conference Cent re in Nicosia, Cyprus.
The Australian High Commission in Nicosia, Cyprus, announce the launch of its new Twitter account 'Australia In Cyprus'.
On Friday, Gottemoeller will travel to Nicosia, Cyprus, to meet with President Nicos Anastasiades and other Cypriot counterparts to discuss bilateral cooperation on a range of regional security and political-military issues, the announcement said.
The match was played in Nicosia, Cyprus, because of the ongoing violent clashes in the Ukrainian capital and it was the designated visitors who adapted better, squandering chances to take the lead before finally making the breakthrough.
While the kick-off time remains the same (1900 local time), the tie will take place at the GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus.
The equipments for the subsidiary were purchased through the Devenkroft Enterprizes Limited company in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Summary: NICOSIA, Cyprus -- The International Monetary Fund said Wednesday it will contribute 1 billion euros to an overall financial rescue package of 10 billion euros ($12.
Omirou, President of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Cyprus, Macedonian Parliament Speaker Trajko Veljanoski participated in the Conference of Speakers of EU Parliaments in Nicosia, Cyprus, on 21-23 April.