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Definition of Crete

Crete
Crete Crete (kr[=e]t), n. [L. Cres, Cretis.] A Cretan

Meaning of Crete from wikipedia

- Crete (Gr****: Κρήτη, Modern: Kríti, Ancient: Krḗtē, [krέːtεː]) is the largest and most populous of the Gr**** islands, the 88th largest island in the world...
- The Battle of Crete (German: Luftlandeschlacht um Kreta, also Unternehmen Merkur, "Operation Mercury", Gr****: Μάχη της Κρήτης) was fought during the Second...
- The history of Crete goes back to the 7th millennium BC, preceding the ancient Minoan civilization by more than four millennia. The palace based Minoan...
- pronounced [iˈraklio]) is the largest city and the administrative capital of the island of Crete and capital of Heraklion regional unit. It is the fourth largest city in...
- La Crete /ləˈkriːt/, also spelled La Crête, is a hamlet in northern Alberta, Canada, within Mackenzie County. It is located on Highway 697, approximately...
- The Sea of Crete (Gr****: Κρητικό Πέλαγος, Kritiko Pelagos) or Cretan Sea, is a sea, part of the Aegean Sea, located in its Southern extremity. The sea...
- Minoan civilization was a Bronze Age Aegean civilization on the island of Crete and other Aegean Islands, flourishing from c. 3000 BC to c. 1450 BC and...
- been considered its eponyms: Crete, daughter of Hesperus and one of the Hesperides and another possible eponym of Crete. Crete, daughter of one of the Cretan...
- Crete is a city in Saline County, Nebraska, United States. The po****tion was 6,960 at the 2010 census. The railroad was extended to the area in 1870...
- The Emirate of Crete (Arabic: إقريطش‎, romanized: Iqrīṭish or إقريطية, Iqrīṭiya; Gr****: Κρήτη, romanized: Krētē) was a Muslim state that existed on the...
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