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Infoplease has everything you need to know about Spain. Check out our country profile, full of essential information about Spain's geography, history, government, economy, population, culture,…

Spain

(Encyclopedia) Spain, Span. Españaspä´nyä, officially Kingdom of Spain, constitutional monarchy (2015 est. pop. 46,398,000), 194,884 sq mi (504,750 sq km), including the Balearic and Canary islands…

Brewer's: Spain

Château d'Espagne. (See Castle.) Patron saint of Spain. St. James the Greater, who is said to have preached the Gospel in Spain, where what are called his “relics” are preserved. Source…

Spain Map

Spain Profile More Geographic Information Country Profiles Flags World Geography World Statistics U.S. State Profiles U.S. Cities U.S. Geography U.S. Statistics Europe Map Map…

Spain (Group D)

FIFA World Ranking: 15 Players to Watch: Raul Gonzalez (F), Fernando Morientes (F), Andoni Zubizaretta (GK) Prospects: The always talented but often underachieving Spanish squad looks to make a…

Brewer's: Key of Spain

Ciudad Rodrigo, taken by the Duke of Wellington, who defeated the French there in 1812. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894KeysKey of Russia A B C D E F G…

Spain 3, Switzerland 2

Spain 3, Switzerland 2 at Geneva, Switzerland (Sept. 19-20) Day One— Arantxa Sanchez Vicario (SPA) def. Patty Schnyder (SWI), 6-2, 3-6, 6-2; Martina Hingis (SWI) def. Conchita Martinez (SPA), 6-4…

Sweden 4, Spain 1

at Stockholm, Sweden (Sept. 25-27) Day One— Jonas Bjorkman (SWE) def. Alex Corretja (SPA), 6-3, 7-5, 6-7(5), 6-3; Thomas Johansson (SWE) def. Carlos Moya (SPA), 7-5, 7-6(4), 7-6(6). Day Two…

New Spain

(Encyclopedia) New Spain: see Mexico, country.

Brewer's: King of Spain's Trampeter

(The). A donkey. A pun on the word don, a Spanish magnate. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894King of TerrorsKing of Shreds and Patches A B C D E F G H…