Frisia


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Frisia:

see FrieslandFriesland
or Frisia
, province (1994 pop. 607,000), c.1,325 sq mi (3,430 sq km), N Netherlands. Leeuwarden is the capital. The province includes several of the West Frisian Islands along the North Sea coast and borders on the IJsselmeer in the southwest.
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En nuestro estudio, el polimorfismo CSN3 mostro frecuencias iguales (0,5 para los alelos C y T), de manera similares a las frecuencias halladas por Staiger y colaboradores (8) en la raza Frisia Oriental (0.
In East Frisia, people order themselves into groups that meet weekly or monthly, each time at a different person's home.
The stepmothers must have treated their children in East Frisia and Canada completely differently.
De este modo, asi como Sajonia y Frisia siguieron procesos historicos divergentes en lo politico (14), la evidencia para estas regiones permite que sea razonable considerarlas como siguiendo diferentes tradiciones de organizacion religiosa.
So confident was he in her abilities that in 754 he solemnly presented her with his monastic cowl as he was preparing to leave for Frisia (where he would be martyred).
Ya antes de este desarrollo, por influencia del proceso de unificacion europea en mi pais, Holanda, se habia formado una legislacion favorable con la minoria frisona mediante la cual el frison obtuvo la categoria de lengua oficial y gubernamental en la provincia de Frisia.
Both series were shot in North Frisia, many on the more-than-half-mile-wide beach of Amrum.
Archaeologists and historians from Denmark and Norway, from Normandy and the Netherlands tell the lesser known stories of Viking Age ships and seafaring in the West, Frisia in Carolingian times, whether Vikings were in the lower Rhine area, the incursion of the Viking into the natural and cultural landscape of upper Normandy, the numismatic evidence for Vikings on the continent, a Thor's hammer found in Normandy, and Viking art in European churches.
En 1536 un sacerdote de Frisia (provincia de Holanda), Menno Simons, rompio con la Iglesia catolica e inicio el recorrido para fundar un grupo evangelico que, entre otras practicas, permitia el bautismo de los adultos y cuestionaba los vinculos de la religion con el poder; sus adversarios comenzaron a insultar a sus seguidores con el mote de "menonitas".
A dyke jumping league was set up in the Dutch province of Frisia in 1957, followed by another league covering Utrecht and South Holland three years later.
Roma enviaba misioneros hacia el occidente y el norte: a Kent, Northumbria, Frisia, donde habia abundancia de paganos por convertir.
Lo mismo le sucedio entonces al conde Christophe de Embden (de Frisia Oriental, que habia servido en Flandes al frente de un regimiento de infanteria alto-alemana), por identico motivo.