Corinth


Corinth
Corinth Cor"inth (k?r"?nth), n. [L. Corinthus, Gr. ????. Cf. {Currant}.] 1. A city of Greece, famed for its luxury and extravagance. [1913 Webster]

2. A small fruit; a currant. [Obs.] --Broome. [1913 Webster]


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  • Corinth — bezeichnet mit Familiennamen: Charlotte Berend Corinth (1880–1967), deutsche Künstlerin der Berliner Secession Ernst Corinth (* 1951), deutscher Journalist Lovis Corinth (1858–1925), deutscher Maler Wilhelmine Corinth (1909–2001), deutsch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Corinth — Corinth, AR U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 65 Housing Units (2000): 29 Land area (2000): 3.121478 sq. miles (8.084591 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.132703 sq. miles (0.343700 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.254181 sq. miles (8.428291 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Corinth — • A titular archiepiscopal see of Greece Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Corinth     Corinth     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • CORINTH — CORINTH, Greek city. The earliest evidence of Jews in Corinth is contained in Agrippa I s letter to Caligula (Philo, De Legatione ad Caium, 281). The apostle Paul spent one and a half years in Corinth, preaching in the synagogue on Sabbaths (cf.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Corinth IV — est une planète appartenant à l univers de fiction de Star Trek. Cette planète est située dans le Quadrant Alpha et la Fédération des planètes unies y possède une base. Lorsque l Enterprise est retardé par les événements survenus sur Corinth IV,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • CORINTH (L.) — CORINTH LUDWIG (1858 1925) Peintre allemand, souvent cité avec Liebermann et Slevogt comme l’un des trois grands représentants de ce qu’on appelle à tort l’impressionnisme allemand. Corinth étudie la peinture à Königsberg et à Munich, puis,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Corinth, AR — U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 65 Housing Units (2000): 29 Land area (2000): 3.121478 sq. miles (8.084591 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.132703 sq. miles (0.343700 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.254181 sq. miles (8.428291 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Corinth, GA — U.S. town in Georgia Population (2000): 213 Housing Units (2000): 88 Land area (2000): 0.905452 sq. miles (2.345109 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.905452 sq. miles (2.345109 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Corinth, KY — U.S. city in Kentucky Population (2000): 181 Housing Units (2000): 87 Land area (2000): 0.356512 sq. miles (0.923362 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002446 sq. miles (0.006334 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.358958 sq. miles (0.929696 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Corinth, MS — U.S. city in Mississippi Population (2000): 14054 Housing Units (2000): 7058 Land area (2000): 30.453989 sq. miles (78.875466 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.130052 sq. miles (0.336833 sq. km) Total area (2000): 30.584041 sq. miles (79.212299 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Corinth, NY — U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 2474 Housing Units (2000): 1144 Land area (2000): 1.067012 sq. miles (2.763549 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.044782 sq. miles (0.115986 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.111794 sq. miles (2.879535 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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