Nova Scotia

prov., E Canada; 20,402 sq. mi.; pop. 828,571; cap. Halifax.

Webster's Gazetteer. 2013.

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  • Nova Scotia — Nova Scotian. /noh veuh skoh sheuh/ 1. a peninsula and province in SE Canada: once a part of the French province of Acadia. 812,127; 21,068 sq. mi. (54,565 sq. km). Cap.: Halifax. 2. Informal. See Nova Scotia salmon. * * * Province (pop., 2001:… …   Universalium

  • Nova Scotia — • One of the maritime provinces of Canada Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Nova Scotia     Nova Scotia     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Nova Scotia C@P — Nova Scotia Community Access Program (commonly known as Nova Scotia C@P, or just C@P) is a Government of Canada initiative, administered by Industry Canada, which aims to provide Nova Scotians with affordable public access to the Internet and the …   Wikipedia

  • Nova Scotia —   [ nəʊvə skəʊʃə], deutsch Neuschọttland, Provinz im Osten Kanadas, 55 284 km2, (1999) 939 800 Einwohner, Hauptstadt ist Halifax. Die Bevölkerung ist überwiegend britisch orientiert, frühe deutsche Ansiedlungen bei Lunenburg. Nova Scotia umfasst …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nova Scotia — er en canadisk provins. Den ligger i Østcanada ved Atlanterhavet. Vigtige byer inkluderer hovedstaden Halifax, og Sydney i Cape Breton. Nova Scotia har cirka 940.000 indbyggere, og dækker 55.500 km². Nova Scotia er den sjettestørste af de 10… …   Danske encyklopædi

  • NOVA Scotia — Gallis la Nouvelle Escosse, pars Novae Franciae, quae iam, secundum Horn. dicitur Nova Britannia, Scotos colonos habet. Vide eum Orb. Polit. Part. 4. p. 77 …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Nova Scotia — [nō′və skō′shə] [ModL, New Scotland] province of SE Canada, consisting of a peninsula on the Atlantic, & Cape Breton Island: 21,425 sq mi (55,491 sq km); pop. 909,000; cap. Halifax: abbrev. NS Nova Scotian adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • Nova Scotia — Nova Scotia, so v.w. Neu Schottland …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nova Scotĭa — Nova Scotĭa, s. Neuschottland …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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