Gila


Gila

Gila may refer to:

Animals

*"Gila", a genus of cyprinid fish known as western chubs
*Gila monster, a venomous lizard
*Gila trout, a trout native to the Southwestern United States
*Gila Woodpecker, a species of woodpecker found in the Southwestern United States

Geography

*The Gila Expedition, 1857 attack on the Quechan Indians
*Gila River, a Colorado River tributary (New Mexico, Arizona)
*Gila, New Mexico
*Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument, a national monument in New Mexico
*Gila National Forest in New Mexico
*Gila Wilderness in New Mexico
*Gila County, Arizona
*Gila Bend, Arizona
*Gila River War Relocation Centerin Arizona
*Gila River Indian Community in Arizona
*Gila Valley, Globe and Northern Railway 1894-1910
*Gila Pueblo Archaeological Foundation, a.k.a. "Gila Pueblo" 1928-1950
*Gila Desert, the informal name of Sonoran Desert

People

*Nickname of Alberto Gilardino, an Italian footballer.
*Gila von Weitershausen, a German actress
*Gila is a Hebrew personal name that means "joy"
*Gila Katsav, Israel's first lady (2000-2007)
*Gila Almagor, an Israeli actress
*Gila Golan, a Polish-born actress who immigrated to Israel in 1950's


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  • Gila — puede hacer referencia a: Contenido 1 Lugares 2 Animales 3 Nombre propio 4 Personajes 5 Varios …   Wikipedia Español

  • Gila — steht für: Gila (Band), eine Band Gila (Gattung), eine Gattung aus der Familie der Karpfenfische Gila Krustenechse, ein Reptil Gila ist der Name folgender Orte: Gila (New Mexico), ein Ort in Mexiko Gila Desert, ein Trockengebiet in der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • gilă — GÍLĂ s.f. Şopârlă veninoasă cu corp uriaş, de culoare portocalie sau neagră, care trăieşte în America de Nord şi Centrală. [< engl. gila]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 16.04.2005. Sursa: DN  GÍLĂ s. f. şopârlă veninoasă uriaşă, portocalie sau… …   Dicționar Român

  • gila — gilà interj. žr. gil: Gilà gilà biz! Alk …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • Gila — (Rio G.), Fluß im Südwesten der Vereinigten Staaten von Nordamerika, entspringt im Hochlande des Gebietes (Territory) New Mexico, fließt westlich durch das Gebiet Arizona u. fällt in den Rio Colorado of the West …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Gila — (spr. dschĭ ), linksseitiger Nebenfluß des nordamerikanischen Colorado (s. d. 1), von der 3000 m hohen Miembres Kette in New Mexico, durchfließt das Territorium Arizona in westlicher Hauptrichtung, teils in engen Cañonschluchten, teils in… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Gila — Gila, (spr. dschi ), Nebenfluß des Colorado in Neumexiko und Arizona (Ver. Staaten von Amerika), 955 km lg., durchfließt die öde Gilawüste …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • gila — s. f. [Botânica] Variedade de abóbora, muito usada em doces. = CHILA …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • gila- — *gila , *gilaz? germ.?, Adjektiv: nhd. gierig, begierig; ne. greedy; Etymologie: unbekannt …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • Gila — [hē′lə] [Sp < Yuman name, lit., salty water] river in S Ariz., flowing southwest into the Colorado: 630 mi (1,014 km) long …   English World dictionary


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