Corea

Corea may refer to:

  • Korea, the term for the civilization and culture composed currently of two countries, for which Corea is an alternate spelling in many languages other than English
    • Korean Peninsula, the land area which Korea occupies
    • North Korea, one of the two countries occupying the Korean peninsula
    • South Korea, one of the two countries occupying the Korean peninsula

Other places

People with the surname Corea

  • Chick Corea, jazz pianist
  • Vernon Corea Sri Lankan/British radio broadcaster
  • Vijaya Corea, Sri Lankan radio and TV broadcaster
  • Ivan Corea, Sri Lankan clergyman of the Church of Ceylon
  • Nicholas J. Corea, American author
  • Gamani Corea, Sri Lankan economist, Secretary-General of UNCTAD
  • Claude Corea, Sri Lankan politician/diplomat, High Commissioner to the UK and Ambassador to the United States
  • Ernest Corea, Sri Lankan journalist and Ambassador to the United States
  • Dominicus Corea, (Sinhalese name Edirille Rala), 16th Century ruler
  • J.C.A. Corea, First Sri Lankan principal of Royal College Colombo
  • Charles Edgar Corea, Sri Lankan politician, President of the Ceylon National Congress (1924)
  • Srikuradas Charles Shirley Corea, Sri Lankan politician, Speaker of the Parliament of Ceylon
  • Victor Corea, Sri Lankan politician and freedom fighter
  • James Alfred Ernest Corea,Sri Lankan physician
  • Gate Mudaliyar James Edward Corea, Sri Lankan public official in Colonial Ceylon
  • Harindra Corea, Sri Lankan politician, Deputy Foreign Minister
  • Charles Alfred Ernest Corea, Sri Lankan lawyer

See also


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  • Corea — • Vicariate apostolic, coextensive with the Empire of Corea; it was created a distinct vicariate Apostolic, 9 September, 1831 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Corea     Corea      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • corea — f. neurol. Conjunto de manifestaciones nerviosas caracterizadas por la presencia de movimientos bruscos, rápidos y breves, desordenados e irregulares de una o varias partes del cuerpo. Las contracciones son arrítmicas y pueden afectar la parte… …   Diccionario médico

  • corea (1) — {{hw}}{{corea (1)}{{/hw}}o corea s. f. Malattia del sistema nervoso caratterizzata da contrazioni muscolari e movimenti involontari; SIN. Ballo di S. Vito. ETIMOLOGIA: dal lat. chorea ‘danza’, dal greco choréia, deriv. inv. di chorós ‘danza’.… …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • Corea — ist der Name folgender Personen: Chick Corea, US amerikanischer Jazz Pianist und Komponist Gamani Corea, sri lankischer Diplomat, der unter anderem von 1974 bis 1984 Generalsekretär der Konferenz der Vereinten Nationen für Handel und Entwicklung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Corea — Grafía española que debe usarse en el nombre de los países asiáticos de Corea del Norte y Corea del Sur: «Corea era una antigua colonia japonesa que fue dividida, en 1948, en dos partes» (Tusell Geografía [Esp. 1995]). No debe usarse en español… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Corea —   [kɔ rɪə], Chick, eigentlich Armando Anthony Corea, amerikanischer Jazzmusiker (Pianist und Komponist), * Chelsea (Massachusetts) 12. 6. 1941; spielte Modern Jazz mit Herbie Mann und Blue Mitchell, Freejazz mit seiner Gruppe »Circle« (1971),… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • COREA — regio ampla, oblonga, cum regno cognomine in Oceano Sinensi, inter oram Orientalem Sinarum et Iaponiam. De qua omnia nobis incerta. Vide M. Martinium …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • corea — (Del lat. chorēa, y este del gr. χορεία). 1. m. Med. Enfermedad crónica o aguda del sistema nervioso central, que ataca principalmente a los niños y se manifiesta por movimientos desordenados, involuntarios, bruscos, de amplitud desmesurada, que… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Corea — Para otros usos de este término, véase Corea (desambiguación). Localización de la Península de Corea Corea (hangul: 한국, romanización revisada: hanguk) …   Wikipedia Español

  • Corea — Chick Corea Chick Corea Nom Armando Anthony Corea Naissance Le 12 juin 1941 Pays d’origine Chelsea …   Wikipédia en Français

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