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siyudad [si.yu.dad.] : city (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: ciudad: city ]

Derivatives of siyudad

n. (location)1. city, metropolis, urban centera large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts.; "Ancient Troy was a great city"
~ nicaeaan ancient city in Bithynia; founded in the 4th century BC and flourished under the Romans; the Nicene Creed was adopted there in 325.
~ concrete junglean area in a city with large modern buildings that is perceived as dangerous and unpleasant.
~ central city, city center, city centrethe central part of a city.
~ financial centerthe part of a city where financial institutions are centered.
~ down town, municipal center, civic centerthe center of a city.
~ inner citythe older and more populated and (usually) poorer central section of a city.
~ medical centerthe part of a city where medical facilities are centered.
~ municipalityan urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government.
~ national capitalthe capital city of a nation.
~ provincial capitalthe capital city of a province.
~ state capitalthe capital city of a political subdivision of a country.
~ colossaean ancient city in south western Phrygia in Asia Minor; site of an early Christian Church.
~ herata city in northwestern Afghanistan on the site of several ancient cities.
~ kandahar, qandahara city in southern Afghanistan; an important trading center.
~ mazar-i-sharifa city in northern Afghanistan.
~ durazzo, durresport city in western Albania on the Adriatic.
~ annabaa port city of northeastern Algeria near the Tunisian border.
~ blidaa city in northern Algeria at the foot of the Atlas Mountains to the southwest of Algiers.
~ orana port city in northwestern Algeria and the country's 2nd largest city.
~ constantinea walled city in northeastern Algeria to the east of Algiers; was destroyed in warfare in the 4th century and rebuilt by Constantine I.
~ huambo, nova lisboaa city in the mountains in western Angola.
~ lobitoa seaport on the Atlantic coast of Angola.
~ hamiltonthe capital of Bermuda.
~ bahia blancaa port city in eastern Argentina to the southwest of Buenos Aires on an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean.
~ cordova, cordobaa city in central Argentina; site of a university founded in 1613.
~ morona city in Argentina, to the west of Buenos Aires.
~ rosarioa port city on the Parana River in eastern central Argentina.
~ vicente lopezan industrial suburb of Buenos Aires.
~ dobrich, tolbukhina city in northeastern Bulgaria (north of Varna) that is the commercial center of an agricultural region.
~ philippopolis, plovdivan ancient city in southern Bulgaria; commercial center of an agricultural region.
~ varnaa port city in northeastern Bulgaria on the Black Sea.
~ mandalaya city in central Myanmar to the north of Rangoon.
~ mawlamyine, moulmeina port city of southern Myanmar on the Gulf of Martaban.
~ doualathe largest city of Cameroon.
~ kandya city of central Sri Lanka that was the last capital of the ancient kings of Ceylon; a resort and religious center.
~ antofagastaa port city on the Pacific in northern Chile.
~ concepcionan industrial city in Chile to the south of Santiago.
~ punta arenasa city in southern Chile on the Strait of Magellan; the southernmost city in the world.
~ temucoa city in central Chile to the south of Concepcion.
~ valparaisothe chief port and second largest city of Chile; located on a wide harbor in central Chile.
~ vina del mara resort city on the Pacific in central Chile.
~ chongqing, chungkinga city in south-central China on the Chang Jiang; a commercial center for western China.
~ canton, guangzhou, kuangchou, kwangchowa city on the Zhu Jiang delta in southern China; the capital of Guangdong province and a major deep-water port.
~ lanchou, lanchow, lanzhouthe capital city of the Chinese province of Gansu on the Yellow River.
~ dairen, dalian, taliena port and shipbuilding center in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula; now a part of Luda.
~ loyang, luoyanga city in east central China; the capital of ancient China during several dynasties.
~ lushun, port arthura major port city in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula; now a part of Luda.
~ hangchow, hangzhoua city of eastern China on Hangzhou Bay; regarded by Marco Polo as the finest city in the world.
~ nan-chang, nanchanga walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang.
~ nan-ning, nanningan industrial city in southern China.
~ nanjing, nankinga city in eastern China on the Yangtze River; a former capital of China; the scene of a Japanese massacre in the 1930s.
~ shanghaithe largest city of China; located in the east on the Pacific; one of the largest ports in the world.
~ fengtien, moukden, mukden, shenyanga city in northeastern China.
~ taiyuanan ancient city in northeastern China noted for coal mining and steel production.
~ tangshanan industrial city of northeastern China in Hebei province.
~ t'ien-ching, tianjin, tientsina major industrial center in northeastern China on the Grand Canal near the Yellow Sea; 3rd largest city in China.
~ wuhana city of central China on the Chang Jiang; the commercial and industrial center of central China.
~ changan, hsian, sian, singan, xiana city of central China; capital of ancient Chinese empire 221-206 BC.
~ hohhota northern industrial city of China to the northwest of Beijing.
~ taichunga city in Taiwan.
~ hong kongformerly a Crown Colony on the coast of southern China in Guangdong province; leased by China to Britain in 1842 and returned in 1997; one of the world's leading commercial centers.
~ barranquillaa port city of northern Colombia near the Caribbean on the Magdalena River.
~ calicity in southwestern Colombia in a rich agricultural area.
~ medellincity in western Colombia; important coffee center.
~ cartagenaa port city in northwestern Colombia on the Caribbean.
~ soledada city in northern Colombia; a suburb of Barranquilla.
~ gomaa city in eastern Congo at the northern end of Lake Kivu near the border with Rwanda.
~ kananga, luluabourga city in southwestern Congo; former name (until 1966) was Luluabourg.
~ elisabethville, lubumbashia city in southeastern Congo near the border with Zambia; a copper mining center; former name (until 1966) was Elisabethville.
~ abidjancity recognized by the United States as the capital of the Ivory Coast; largest city of the Ivory Coast.
~ san pedro sulaindustrial city in northwestern Honduras.
~ santa anaa city in western El Salvador.
~ aspinwall, colona port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal.
~ meridathe capital of the Mexican state of Yucatan.
~ campechea Mexican city on the Bay of Campeche.
~ cancuna popular island resort off the northeastern tip of the Yucatan peninsula.
~ acapulco, acapulco de juareza port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico; known for beaches and water sports (including cliff diving).
~ chihuahuaa city in northern Mexico in the state of Chihuahua; commercial center of northern Mexico.
~ ciudad juarez, juareza city in northern Mexico on the Rio Grande opposite El Paso.
~ ciudad victoriaa city in east central Mexico.
~ culiacana city in northwestern Mexico.
~ durango, victoria de durangoa city in north central Mexico; mining center.
~ guadalajaraa city in southwestern Mexico; a popular health resort and site of architecture from the Spanish colonial era.
~ hermosilloa city in northwestern Mexico near the Gulf of California.
~ leona city in central Mexico.
~ matamorosa city in northeastern Mexico opposite Brownsville near the mouth of the Rio Grande.
~ mazatlana port city in western Mexico on the Pacific Ocean; tourist center.
~ mexicalia city in northwestern Mexico near the California border.
~ monterreyan industrial city in northeastern Mexico.
~ oaxaca, oaxaca de juareza city of southeastern Mexico.
~ orizabaa city of east central Mexico (west of Veracruz); a popular resort.
~ heroica puebla de zaragoza, puebla, puebla de zaragozaa city in south central Mexico (southeast of Mexico City) on the edge of central Mexican plateau.
~ san luis potosia city in central Mexico.
~ tepica city in west central Mexico.
~ tampicoa port city in eastern Mexico.
~ torreona city in northern Mexico to the west of Monterrey.
~ tijuanaa Mexican city just to the south of San Diego on the Lower California peninsula; popular among American tourists for racetracks and bullfights.
~ tuxtla gutierreza city in southeastern Mexico.
~ veracruza major Mexican port on the Gulf of Mexico in the state of Veracruz.
~ villa hermosa, villahermosaa city in southeastern Mexico; the capital of the state of Tabasco.
~ santiago de cuba, santiagoa port city in southeastern Cuba; industrial center.
~ guantanamoa city in southeastern Cuba; site of a United States naval base.
~ santiago, santiago de los caballeroscity in the northern Dominican Republic.
~ san juanthe capital and largest city of Puerto Rico.
~ montego bayport and resort city in northwestern Jamaica.
~ brno, brunnan industrial city in Moravia in Czech Republic to the southeast of Prague.
~ ostravaan industrial city in northwestern Czech Republic in the Moravian lowlands; located in the coal mining area of Silesia.
~ cotonouchief port of Benin on the Bight of Benin.
~ aarhus, arhusport city of Denmark in eastern Jutland.
~ aalborg, alborga city and port in northern Jutland.
~ bergena port city in southwestern Norway.
~ stavangera port city in southwestern Norway; center for shipbuilding industry.
~ nidaros, trondheima port in central Norway on Trondheim Fjord.
~ malmoa port in southern Sweden.
~ lunda city in southern Sweden.
~ goeteborg, goteborg, gothenburga port in southwestern Sweden; second largest city in Sweden.
~ uppsala, upsalaa city in east central Sweden to the northwest of Stockholm.
~ aachen, aix-la-chapelle, akena city in western Germany near the Dutch and Belgian borders; formerly it was Charlemagne's northern capital.
~ bremena city of northwestern Germany linked by the Weser River to the port of Bremerhaven and the North Sea; in the Middle Ages it was a leading member of the Hanseatic League.
~ bremerhavena port city in northwestern Germany at the mouth of the Weser River on the North Sea; has a deep natural harbor and is an important shipping center.
~ chemnitz, karl-marx-stadta city in east central Germany; formerly called Karl-Marx-Stadt until 1990; noted for textile manufacturing.
~ dortmundan industrial city in northwestern Germany; flourished from the 13th to 17th century as a member of the Hanseatic League.
~ dresdena city in southeastern Germany on the Elbe River; it was almost totally destroyed by British air raids in 1945.
~ leipziga city in southeastern Germany famous for fairs; formerly a music and publishing center.
~ solingena city in west central Germany noted for cutlery.
~ weimara German city near Leipzig; scene of the adoption in 1919 of the constitution of the Weimar Republic that lasted until 1933.
~ bonna city in western Germany on the Rhine River; was the capital of West Germany between 1949 and 1989.
~ cologne, kolna commercial center and river port in western Germany on the Rhine River; flourished during the 15th century as a member of the Hanseatic League.
~ braunschweig, brunswicka city in central Germany.
~ dusseldorfan industrial city in western Germany on the Rhine.
~ essena city in western Germany; industrial center of the Ruhr.
~ frankfurt, frankfurt on the main, frankforta German city; an industrial and commercial and financial center.
~ halle, halle-an-der-saalea city in the Saxony region of Germany on the Saale River; a member of the Hanseatic League during the 13th and 14th centuries.
~ hamburga port city in northern Germany on the Elbe River that was founded by Charlemagne in the 9th century and is today the largest port in Germany; in 1241 it formed an alliance with Lubeck that became the basis for the Hanseatic League.
~ hannover, hanovera port city in northwestern Germany; formerly a member of the Hanseatic League.
~ lubecka city in northwestern Germany and an important Baltic port; a leading member of the Hanseatic League.
~ mannheima city in southwestern Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar rivers.
~ muenchen, munichthe capital and largest city of Bavaria in southwestern Germany.
~ nuremberg, nurnberga city in southeastern Germany; site of Allied trials of Nazi war criminals (1945-46).
~ potsdama city in northeastern Germany; site of the Potsdam Conference in the summer of 1945.
~ rostocka city in northeastern Germany near the Baltic sea; an important member of the Hanseatic League in the 14th century.
~ stuttgarta city in southwestern Germany famous for innovative architecture.
~ wiesbadena city in western Germany; a spa since Roman times.
~ wuerzburg, wurzburga city of south central Germany.
~ guayaquilthe largest city of Ecuador.
~ espooa city in southern Finland.
~ tammerfors, tamperean industrial city in south central Finland.
~ corinth, korinthosthe modern Greek port near the site of the ancient city that was second only to Athens.
~ argosan ancient city in southeastern Greece; dominated the Peloponnese in the 7th century BC.
~ delphian ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus; site of the oracle of Delphi.
~ mycenaean ancient city is southern Greece; center of the Mycenaean civilization during the late Bronze Age.
~ spartaan ancient Greek city famous for military prowess; the dominant city of the Peloponnesus prior to the 4th century BC.
~ ephesusan ancient Greek city on the western shore of Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; site of the Temple of Artemis; was a major trading center and played an important role in early Christianity.
~ patrai, patrasa port city in western Greece in the northwestern Peloponnese on an inlet of the Ionian Sea; was a major trade center from the 5th century BC to the 3rd century BC; commercial importance revived during the Middle Ages.
~ ilion, ilium, troyan ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War.
~ thebesan ancient Greek city in Boeotia destroyed by Alexander the Great in 336 BC.
~ salonica, salonika, thessalonica, thessalonikia port city in northeastern Greece on an inlet of the Aegean Sea; second largest city of Greece.
~ nablusan ancient city in the West Bank to the north of Jerusalem; the home of Jacob in biblical times.
~ sodom(Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Gomorrah) was destroyed by God for the wickedness of its inhabitants.
~ gomorrah, gomorrha(Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Sodom) was destroyed by God for the vice and depravity of its inhabitants.
~ tel aviv, tel aviv-jaffa, tel aviv-yalothe largest city and financial center of Israel; located in western Israel on the Mediterranean.
~ haifa, hefaa major port in northwestern Israel.
~ jaffa, joppa, yafoa port in western Israel on the Mediterranean; incorporated into Tel Aviv in 1950.
~ samariaan ancient city in central Palestine founded in the 9th century BC as the capital of the northern Hebrew kingdom of Israel; the site is in present-day northwestern Jordan.
~ byzantiuman ancient city on the Bosporus founded by the Greeks; site of modern Istanbul; in 330 Constantine I rebuilt the city and called it Constantinople and made it his capital.
~ pompeiiancient city to the southeast of Naples that was buried by a volcanic eruption from Vesuvius.
~ herculaneumancient city; now destroyed.
~ aquila degli abruzzi, l'aquila, aquilathe provincial capital of the Abruzzi region in central Italy.
~ bolzanoan Italian city in Trentino-Alto Adige near the Austrian border; noted as a resort and for its Alpine scenery.
~ bresciaan ancient Italian city in central Lombardy.
~ ferraraa city in northern Italy.; "in the 13th century Ferrara was a center of Renaissance learning and the arts"
~ naples, napolia port and tourist center in southwestern Italy; capital of the Campania region.
~ messinaa port city in northeastern Sicily on the Strait of Messina.
~ bolognathe capital of Emilia-Romagna; located in northern Italy to the east of the Apennines.
~ brindisia port city in southeastern Apulia in Italy; a center for the Crusades in the Middle Ages.
~ genoa, genovaa seaport in northwestern Italy; provincial capital of Liguria.
~ cremonaa city in Lombardy on the Po River; noted for the manufacture of fine violins from the 16th to the 18th centuries.
~ la speziaa port city in Liguria on an arm of the Ligurian Sea; a major seaport and year-round resort.
~ milan, milanothe capital of Lombardy in northern Italy; has been an international center of trade and industry since the Middle Ages.
~ pisaa city in Tuscany; site of the famous Leaning Tower.
~ siracusa, syracusea city in southeastern Sicily that was founded by Corinthians in the 8th century BC.
~ torino, turincapital city of the Piemonte region of northwestern Italy.
~ baricapital city of the Apulia region on the Adriatic coast.
~ palermothe capital of Sicily; located in northwestern Sicily; an important port for 3000 years.
~ firenze, florencea city in central Italy on the Arno; provincial capital of Tuscany; center of the Italian Renaissance from 14th to 16th centuries.
~ trento, trenta city in northern Italy (northwest of Venice) on the River Adige; the site of the Council of Trent.
~ padova, padua, pataviuma city in Veneto.
~ venezia, venicethe provincial capital of Veneto; built on 118 islands within a lagoon in the Gulf of Venice; has canals instead of streets; one of Italy's major ports and a famous tourist attraction.
~ veronaa city in Veneto on the River Adige.
~ brasova city in central Romania in the foothills of the Transylvanian Alps.
~ constantinaa Romanian resort city on the Black Sea.
~ sarajevocapital and largest city of Bosnia; scene of the assassination of Francis Ferdinand in 1914 which precipitated World War I.
~ dubrovnik, ragusaa port city in southwestern Croatia on the Adriatic; a popular tourist center.
~ splitan old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea.
~ banffa popular vacation spot in the Canadian Rockies.
~ calgarythe largest city in southern Alberta; an oil and gas center and a technology center for Alberta and most of western Canada.
~ vancouvera port city in southwestern British Columbia on an arm of the Pacific Ocean opposite Vancouver Island; Canada's chief Pacific port and third largest city.
~ saint john, st. johna port in eastern Canada; the largest city in New Brunswick.
~ hamiltona port city in southeastern Ontario at the western end of Lake Ontario.
~ sudburya city in south central Canada in Ontario; a major nickel mining center.
~ thunder baya port city in Ontario on Lake Superior.
~ windsora city in southeastern Ontario on the Detroit River opposite Detroit.
~ montreala city in southern Quebec province on the Saint Lawrence River; the largest city in Quebec and 2nd largest in Canada; the 2nd largest French-speaking city in the world.
~ saskatoona city in central Saskatchewan; the largest city in the province.
~ grazan industrial city is southeastern Austria.
~ lentia, linzcity in northern Austria on the Danube; noted as a cultural center.
~ salzburgcity in western Austria; a music center and birthplace of Mozart.
~ innsbruckcity in southwestern Austria; known as a summer and winter resort.
~ chittagonga port city and industrial center in southeastern Bangladesh on the Bay of Bengal.
~ antwerp, antwerpen, anversa busy port and financial center in northern Belgium on the Scheldt river; it has long been a center for the diamond industry and the first stock exchange was opened there in 1460.
~ bruges, city of bridgesa city in northwestern Belgium that is connected by canal to the North Sea; in the 13th century it was a leading member of the Hanseatic League; the old city (known as the City of Bridges) is a popular tourist attraction.
~ charleroicity in southwestern Belgium; center of an industrial region.
~ gand, ghent, gentport city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry.
~ luik, liegecity in eastern Belgium; largest French-speaking city in Belgium.
~ namura city in south central Belgium situated on a promontory between the Meuse River and the Sambre River; the site of intense fighting in World War I and World War II.
~ santa cruza city in central Bolivia.
~ sucrethe judicial capital and seat of the judiciary in Bolivia.
~ belem, feliz lusitania, santa maria de belem, st. mary of bethlehem, paraport city in northern Brazil in the Amazon delta; main port and commercial center for the Amazon River basin.
~ belo horizontecity in southeastern Brazil to the north of Rio de Janeiro; the first of Brazil's planned communities.
~ curitibaa city in southeastern Brazil.
~ joao pessoaa city in northeastern Brazil near the Atlantic Ocean to the north of Recife.
~ governador valadaresa city in eastern Brazil to the northeast of Belo Horizonte.
~ limeiraa city of southeastern Brazil (northwest of Sao Paulo).
~ natala port city in northeastern Brazil.
~ osascoa city in southeastern Brazil; suburb of Sao Paulo.
~ rio, rio de janeirothe former capital and 2nd largest city of Brazil; chief Brazilian port; famous as a tourist attraction.
~ pernambuco, recifea port city of northeastern Brazil on the Atlantic.
~ santosa port city in southwestern Brazil on an offshore island near Sao Paulo.
~ sao bernardo do campoa city in southeastern Brazil; an industrial suburb of Sao Paulo.
~ sao goncaloan industrial city in southeastern Brazil across the bay from Rio de Janeiro.
~ sao joao de meritia city in southeastern Brazil that is a residential suburb of Rio de Janeiro.
~ sao jose dos camposa city in southeastern Brazil to the northeast of Sao Paulo.
~ sao louisa city on an offshore island in northeast Brazil.
~ sao pauloan ultramodern city in southeastern Brazil; the largest city in South America.
~ lancastera city in northwestern England.
~ manchestera city in northwestern England (30 miles to the east of Liverpool); heart of the most densely populated area of England.
~ kingston-upon hull, hulla large fishing port in northeastern England.
~ liverpoola large city in northwestern England; its port is the country's major outlet for industrial exports.
~ brummagem, birminghama city in central England; 2nd largest English city and an important industrial and transportation center.
~ oxforda city in southern England to the northwest of London; site of Oxford University.
~ cambridgea city in eastern England on the River Cam; site of Cambridge University.
~ brightona city in East Sussex in southern England that is a popular resort; site of the University of Sussex.
~ bristolan industrial city and port in southwestern England near the mouth of the River Avon.
~ leedsa city on the River Aire in West Yorkshire in northern England; a center of the clothing industry.
~ leicesteran industrial city in Leicestershire in central England; built on the site of a Roman settlement.
~ newcastle, newcastle-upon-tynea port city in northeastern England on the River Tyne; a center for coal exports (giving rise to the expression `carry coals to Newcastle' meaning to do something unnecessary).
~ pompey, portsmoutha port city in southern England on the English Channel; Britain's major naval base.
~ coventryan industrial city in central England; devastated by air raids during World War II; remembered as the home of Lady Godiva in the 11th century.
~ gloucestera city in southwestern England in Gloucestershire on the Severn.
~ readinga city on the River Thames in Berkshire in southern England.
~ sheffielda steel manufacturing city in northern England famous for its cutlery industry.
~ winchestera city in southern England; administrative center of Hampshire.
~ worcestera cathedral city in west central England on the River Severn.
~ northamptonthe principal city of Northamptonshire.
~ corka port city in southern Ireland.
~ galwaya port city in western Ireland on Galway Bay.
~ limerickport city in southwestern Ireland.
~ waterforda port city in southern Ireland; famous for glass industry.
~ aberdeena city in northeastern Scotland on the North Sea.
~ glasgowlargest city in Scotland; a port on the Clyde in west central Scotland; one of the great shipbuilding centers of the world.
~ newporta port city in southeastern Wales.
~ swanseaa port city in southern Wales on an inlet of the Bristol Channel.
~ el iskandriyah, alexandriathe chief port of Egypt; located on the western edge of the Nile delta on the Mediterranean Sea; founded by Alexander the Great; the capital of ancient Egypt.
~ assouan, assuan, aswanan ancient city on the Nile in Egypt; two dams across the Nile have been built nearby.
~ el giza, giza, gizehan ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo; site of three Great Pyramids and the Sphinx.
~ memphisan ancient city of Egypt on the Nile (south of Cairo).
~ el-aksur, luxora city in central Egypt on the east bank of the Nile that is a center for visitors to the ruins of and around Thebes.
~ thebesan ancient Egyptian city on the Nile River that flourished from the 22nd century BC to the 18th century BC; today the archeological remains include many splendid temples and tombs.
~ sueza city in northeastern Egypt at the head of the Gulf of Suez and at the southern end of the Suez Canal.
~ delhi, old delhia city in north central India.
~ bangalorean industrial city in south central India (west of Chennai).
~ jabalpur, jubbulporean industrial city of central India to the southeast of Delhi.
~ calcutta, kolkatathe largest city in India and one of the largest cities in the world; located in eastern India; suffers from poverty and overcrowding.
~ bombay, mumbaia city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city (after Calcutta); has the only natural deep-water harbor in western India.
~ agraa city in northern India; former capital of the Mogul empire; site of the Taj Mahal.
~ hyderabada city in south central India in Andhra Pradesh.
~ chennai, madrasa city in Tamil Nadu on the Bay of Bengal; formerly Madras.
~ lucknowa city in northern India in Uttar Pradesh; during the Indian Mutiny its British residents were besieged by Indian insurgents.
~ mysorea city in southern India to the southwest of Bangalore.
~ salema city in southern India.
~ bandunga city in Indonesia; located on western Java (southeast of Jakarta); a resort known for its climate.
~ medana city in Indonesia; located in northeastern Sumatra.
~ samarang, semaranga port city is southern Indonesia; located in northern Java.
~ abadana port city in southwestern Iran.
~ baman ancient city in southeastern Iran; destroyed by an earthquake in 2003.
~ mashhad, meshedthe holy city of Shiite Muslims; located in northeastern Iran.
~ aspadana, esfahan, isfahancity in central Iran; former capital of Persia.
~ rasht, reshtcity in northwestern Iran near the Caspian Sea.
~ shiraza city in central southwestern Iran; ruins of ancient Persepolis are nearby.
~ tabrizan ancient city in northwestern Iran; known for hot springs.
~ orumiyeh, urmiaa city on the western side of Lake Urmia in northwestern Iran.
~ quma city in northwestern Iran; a place of pilgrimage for Shiite Muslims.
~ persepolisan ancient city that was the capital of the ancient Persian Empire; now in ruins.
~ basia, basrathe second largest city in Iraq; an oil port in southern Iraq.
~ karbala, kerbala, kerbelaa city of central Iraq to the south of Baghdad; a holy city for Shiite Muslims because it is the site of the tomb of Mohammed's grandson who was killed there in 680.
~ kirkuka city in northeastern Iraq; the center of a rich oilfield with pipelines to the Mediterranean.
~ mosula city in northern Iraq on the Tigris across from the ruins of Nineveh.
~ philippia city in ancient Macedonia that was important in early Christianity.
~ adrianople, adrianopolis, edirnea city in northwestern Turkey; a Thracian town that was rebuilt and renamed by the Roman Emperor Hadrian.
~ babylonthe chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia.
~ uran ancient city of Sumer located on a former channel of the Euphrates River.
~ assur, asur, ashuran ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris and traditional capital of Assyria; just to the south of the modern city of Mosul in Iraq.
~ ninevehan ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris across from the modern city of Mosul in the northern part of what is now known as Iraq.
~ uticaan ancient city on the north coast of Africa (northwest of Carthage); destroyed by Arabs around 700 AD.
~ asahikawaa city on western Hokkaido that is the center of a fertile agricultural area.
~ naganoa city in central Honshu to the northwest of Tokyo; site of a Buddhist shrine.
~ nagoyaan industrial city in southern Honshu.
~ omiyaa city of east central Honshu; a suburb of Tokyo.
~ osakaport city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay; a commercial and industrial center of Japan.
~ yokohamaport city on southeastern Honshu in central Japan.
~ naha citythe chief city in the Ryukyu Islands.
~ kobea port city in Japan on Osaka Bay in southern Honshu; was damaged by an earthquake in 1995.
~ kyotoa city in central Japan on southern Honshu; a famous cultural center that was once the capital of Japan.
~ hiroshimaa port city on the southwestern coast of Honshu in Japan; on August 6, 1945 Hiroshima was almost completely destroyed by the first atomic bomb dropped on a populated area.
~ sapporoa commercial city in northern Japan on western Hokkaido.
~ kitakyushua Japanese city on northern Kyushu.
~ fukuokaa city in southern Japan on Kyushu.
~ nagasakia city in southern Japan on Kyushu; a leading port and shipbuilding center; on August 9, 1945 Nagasaki became the second populated area to receive an atomic bomb.
~ toyohashia Japanese city in southern Honshu on the Pacific shore.
~ toyonakia Japanese city in southern Honshu; main residential suburb of Osaka.
~ toyotaan industrial city of Japan in southern Honshu.
~ akaba, al aqabah, aqabaJordan's port; located in southwestern Jordan on the Gulf of Aqaba.
~ az zarqa, zarqacity in northwestern Jordan.
~ kisumua port city in western Kenya on the northeastern shore of Lake Victoria; fishing and trading center.
~ mombasaa port city in southern Kenya on a coral island in a bay of the Indian Ocean.
~ nakurua city in western Kenya; commercial center of an agricultural region.
~ bordeauxa port city in southwestern France; a major center of the wine trade.
~ bresta port city in northwestern France (in Brittany); the chief naval station of France.
~ cannesa port and resort city on the French Riviera; site of an annual film festival.
~ dijonan industrial city in eastern France to the north of Lyons.
~ grenoblea city in southeastern France on the Isere River.
~ le havrea port city in northern France on the English Channel at the mouth of the Seine.
~ lillean industrial city in northern France near the Belgian border; was the medieval capital of Flanders.
~ lyon, lyonsa city in east-central France on the Rhone River; a principal producer of silk and rayon.
~ marseille, marseillesa port city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean.
~ nancya city in northeastern France in Lorraine.
~ nantesa port city in western France on the Loire estuary.
~ nicea city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean; the leading resort on the French Riviera.
~ orleansa city on the Loire river in north central France; site of the siege of Orleans by the English (1428-1429).
~ reims, rheimsa city in northeastern France to the east of Paris; scene of the coronation of most French kings; site of the unconditional German surrender in 1945 at the end of World War II.
~ strasbourg, strassburgcity on the Rhine in eastern France near the German border; an inland port.
~ toulona port city and naval base in southeastern France on the Mediterranean coast.
~ toulousea city on the Garonne River in southern France to the southeast of Bordeaux; a cultural center of medieval Europe.
~ toursan industrial city in western France on the Loire River.
~ versaillesa city in north central France near Paris; site of the Palace of Versailles that was built by Louis XIV in the 17th century.
~ kumasia city in southern Ghana.
~ tamalea city in northern Ghana.
~ apeldoorna city of east central Netherlands; a popular tourist center and site of the summer residence of the Dutch royal family.
~ arnhema city in the central Netherlands on the lower Rhine River; site of a battle in 1944 during World War II.
~ 's gravenhage, den haag, the haguethe site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands; seat of the International Court of Justice.
~ eindhovencity in southeastern Netherlands noted for electrical industry.
~ nijmegenan industrial city in the eastern Netherlands.
~ rotterdamthe 2nd largest city in the Netherlands; located in the western Netherlands near the North Sea.
~ leiden, leydena city in the western Netherlands; residence of the Pilgrim Fathers for 11 years before they sailed for America in 1620.
~ utrechta city in the central Netherlands.
~ thorshavnthe administrative center of the Faroe Islands.
~ chemulpo, incheon, inchona port city in western South Korea on the Yellow Sea.
~ kwangjucity in southwestern South Korea; an important military base during the Korean War.
~ taegu, tegua city in southeastern South Korea.
~ pusana city in southeastern South Korea on the Korean Strait; the chief port and second largest city.
~ tarabulus, tarabulus ash-sham, trablous, tripolia port city and commercial center in northwestern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea.
~ saida, sayda, sidonthe main city of ancient Phoenicia.
~ sur, tyrea port in southern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea; formerly a major Phoenician seaport famous for silks.
~ benghaziport in northern Libya on the Gulf of Sidra; formerly a joint capital of Libya with Tripoli.
~ blantyrecity in southern Malawi; largest city and commercial center of Malawi.
~ zombaa city in southern Malawi; was the capital until 1971.
~ kuala lumpurthe largest city and former capital of Malaysia until 2005.
~ timbuktua city in central Mali near the Niger river; formerly famous for its gold trade.
~ casablancaa port on the Atlantic and the largest city of Morocco.
~ fes, feza city in north central Morocco; religious center.
~ marrakech, marrakesha city in western Morocco; tourist center.
~ oujdaa city in northeastern Morocco near the Algerian border.
~ tangier, tangiersa city of northern Morocco at the west end of the Strait of Gibraltar.; "the first tangerines were shipped from Tangier to Europe in 1841"
~ beiraa port city in eastern Mozambique on the Mozambique Channel.
~ aucklandthe largest city and principal port of New Zealand.
~ christchurchindustrial city at the center of a rich agricultural region.
~ ibadana large Yoruba city in southwestern Nigeria; site of a university.
~ katsinaa city in northern Nigeria; a major center of the Hausa people.
~ lagoschief port and economic center of Nigeria; located in southwestern Nigeria on the Gulf of Guinea; former capital of Nigeria.
~ maiduguri, yerwa-maiduguria city in northeastern Nigeria; an agricultural trading center.
~ zariaa city in north central Nigeria; agricultural trading center.
~ faisalabad, lyallpurcity in northeast Pakistan.
~ hyderabada city in southern Pakistan on the Indus River.
~ karachithe largest city in Pakistan; located in southeastern Pakistan; an industrial center and seaport on the Arabian Sea; former capital of Pakistan.
~ lahorecity in northeast Pakistan.
~ peshawarcity in northern Pakistan at the eastern end of the Khyber Pass.
~ rawalpindian ancient city in northeastern Pakistan; served as capital of Pakistan while Islamabad was being built.
~ arequipaa city in southern Peru founded in 1540 on the site of an ancient Inca city.
~ caloocana suburb of Manila in southwestern Luzon.
~ cebu, cebu cityan important seaport on the island of Cebu in the Philippines.
~ quezon citycity on Luzon adjoining Manila.
~ bromberg, bydgoszczan industrial city and river port in northern Poland.
~ cracow, krakau, krakowan industrial city in southern Poland on the Vistula.
~ czestochowaa city of southern Poland whose church contains the statue of the black Madonna which attracts many pilgrims.
~ danzig, gdanska port city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea; a member of the Hanseatic League in the 14th century.
~ katowicean industrial city of southern Poland.
~ lodza large city of central Poland.
~ lublinan industrial city of eastern Poland.
~ breslau, wroclawa city in southwestern Poland on the Oder.
~ zabrzean industrial city in southern Poland.
~ bragaan ancient city in northern Portugal.
~ oporto, portoport city in northwest Portugal; noted for port wine.
~ setubala port city on the Atlantic coast of Portugal to the southeast of Lisbon.
~ papeetethe capital of French Polynesia on the northwestern coast of Tahiti.
~ al madinah, medinaa city in western Saudi Arabia; site of the tomb of Muhammad; the second most holy city of Islam.
~ jed'dah, jeddah, jidda, jiddahport city in western Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea; near Mecca.
~ tabuka city in northwestern Saudi Arabia.
~ taifa city in western Saudi Arabia to the east of Mecca.
~ hargeisaa city in northwestern Somalia.
~ cape townport city in southwestern South Africa; the seat of the legislative branch of the government of South Africa.
~ johannesburgcity in the northeastern part of South Africa near Pretoria; commercial center for diamond and gold industries.
~ kimberleycity in central South Africa; center for diamond mining and diamond marketing.
~ durbana port city in eastern South Africa on the Indian Ocean; resort and industrial center.
~ bloemfonteinthe seat of the supreme court.
~ sowetoa large collection of African townships to the southwest of Johannesburg in South Africa; inhabited solely by Black Africans.
~ astrakhana city in southwestern Russia on the delta of the Volga River.
~ cherepovetsa city of east central Russia to the north of Moscow.
~ grozny, groznyythe capital of Chechnya in southwestern Russia; center of extensive oil fields.
~ kalugaa city of central Russia to the south of Moscow.
~ khabarovska city on the Amur River on the border of China and the capital of Khabarovsk.
~ kurska city of southwestern Russia.
~ gorkiy, nizhni novgorod, nizhnyi novgorod, gorki, gorkyan industrial city in the European part of Russia; birthplace of Maksim Gorky.
~ kazanan industrial city in the European part of Russia.
~ leningrad, peterburg, petrograd, saint petersburg, st. petersburga city in the European part of Russia; 2nd largest Russian city; located at the head of the Gulf of Finland; former capital of Russia.
~ murmanska port city in northwestern Russia on the Kola Peninsula; the largest city to the north of the Arctic Circle; an important supply line to Russia in World War I and World War II.
~ nalchika city in southwestern Russia in a valley of the Caucasus Mountains; an industrial center and health resort.
~ novgoroda city in northwestern Russia on the Volkhov River; Russia's oldest city and an important trading center in the Middle Ages.
~ perm, molotova city in the European part of Russia.
~ rostov, rostov na donu, rostov on dona seaport on the Don River near the Sea of Azov in the European part of Russia.
~ saratovan industrial city in the European part of Russia.
~ smolenska city in western Russia on the Dnieper River; scene of severe fighting in World War II.
~ ufaa city in the European part of Russia.
~ stalingrad, tsaritsyn, volgograda city in the European part of Russia on the Volga; site of German defeat in World War II in the winter of 1942-43.
~ novosibirska city in the Asian part of Russia on the Ob river; largest city in Siberia.
~ chelyabinska city in the Asian part of Russia.
~ omska city in the Asian part of Russia.
~ vladivostoka seaport in the Asian part of Russia.
~ gomel, homel, homyelindustrial city of Belarus to the southeast of Minsk.
~ pinska city of southwestern Belarus.
~ tartua city of southeastern Estonia that was a member of the Hanseatic League.
~ liepajaa city of southwestern Latvia on the Baltic Sea.
~ daugavpilsa city of southeastern Latvia.
~ klaipeda, memela city in western Lithuania on the Baltic Sea; formerly an important trading town of the Hanseatic League.
~ kaunas, kovna, kovnoa city in central Lithuania.
~ donetsk, donetske, stalinoan industrial city in the Donets Basin.
~ chernobyla city in north central Ukraine; site of a major disaster at a nuclear power plant (26 April 1986).
~ dneprodzerzhinskport city and industrial center in east central Ukraine on the Dnieper River.
~ dnipropetrovsk, yekaterinoslavcity in east central Ukraine on the Dnieper River; center of metallurgical industry.
~ kharkiv, kharkova city in northeastern Ukraine; former capital of the Ukraine.
~ odesa, odessaa port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
~ sebastopol, sevastopola city in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea.
~ yaltaa resort city in Crimea in the southern Ukraine on the Black Sea; site of the Allied conference between Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill in February 1945.
~ alma-ata, almatythe largest city in Kazakhstan and the capital until 1998.
~ samarcand, samarkandcity in southern Uzbekistan; Tamerlane's opulent capital in the 14th century.
~ barcelonaa city in northeastern Spain on the Mediterranean; 2nd largest Spanish city and the largest port and commercial center; has been a center for radical political beliefs.
~ cadizan ancient port city in southwestern Spain.
~ cartagenaa port in southeastern Spain on the Mediterranean.
~ cordova, cordobaa city in southern Spain; center of Moorish culture.
~ granadaa city in southeastern Spain that was the capital of the Moorish kingdom until it was captured by Ferdinand and Isabella in 1492; site of the Alhambra (a palace and fortress built by Moors in the Middle Ages) which is now a major tourist attraction.
~ jerez, jerez de la fronteraa city in southwestern Spain that is famous for making sherry.
~ leona city in northwestern Spain at the foot of the Cantabrian Mountains.
~ logronoa city in northern Spain on the Ebro River.
~ malagaa port city and resort in Andalusia in southern Spain on the Mediterranean.
~ oviedoa city in northwestern Spain near the Cantabrian Mountains.
~ san sebastiana city in northern Spain on the Bay of Biscay near the French border; a fashionable seaside resort.
~ sevilla, sevillea city in southwestern Spain; a major port and cultural center; the capital of bullfighting in Spain.
~ toledoa city in central Spain on the Tagus river; famous for steel and swords since the first century.
~ saragossa, zaragozaan ancient city on the Ebro River in northeastern Spain; formerly the capital of Aragon.
~ valenciaa city in eastern Spain on the Mediterranean.; "Valencia is the third largest city in Spain"
~ nyalacity in Sudan.
~ port sudanport city in Sudan on the Red Sea.
~ omdurmana city of Sudan; located in the central Sudan on the White Nile opposite Khartoum.
~ basel, basle, balea city in northwestern Switzerland.
~ geneva, geneve, genfa city in southwestern Switzerland at the western end of Lake Geneva; it is the headquarters of various international organizations.
~ lausannea city in western Switzerland; cultural and commercial center.
~ zurichthe largest city in Switzerland; located in the northern part of the country.; "Zurich is the center of the German-speaking part of Switzerland"
~ alep, aleppo, halaba city in northwestern Syria.
~ al ladhiqiyah, latakiaa seaport on the western coast of Syria.
~ dodomaa city in the center of Tanzania that has been designated as the future capital.
~ mbeyaa city in southwestern Tanzania.
~ mwanzaa city in northern Tanzania on Lake Victoria.
~ taboraa city in western Tanzania.
~ tangaa port city in northeastern Tanzania on the Indian Ocean.
~ arianacity in Tunisia.
~ ehadhamencity in Tunisia.
~ gafsaa city in west central Tunisia.
~ safaqis, sfaxthe second largest city in Tunisia; located in eastern Tunisia near a phosphate region.
~ sousse, susa, susaha port city in eastern Tunisia on the Mediterranean.
~ adana, seyhana city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
~ adalia, antalyaa port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya.
~ halicarnassusan ancient Greek city on the southwestern coast of Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; site of the mausoleum at Halicarnassus.
~ constantinople, istanbul, stamboul, stambulthe largest city and former capital of Turkey; rebuilt on the site of ancient Byzantium by Constantine I in the fourth century; renamed Constantinople by Constantine who made it the capital of the Byzantine Empire; now the seat of the Eastern Orthodox Church.
~ brusa, bursaa city in northwestern Turkey.
~ izmir, smyrnaa port city in western Turkey.
~ pergamuman ancient Greek city located in the western part of what is now modern Turkey; the technique of preparing sheepskins as parchment was developed here.
~ sardisan ancient Greek city located in the western part of what is now modern Turkey; as the capital of Lydia it was the cultural center of Asia Minor; destroyed by Tamerlane in 1402.
~ jinjaa city in Uganda on the north shore of Lake Victoria.
~ gulua city in northern Uganda.
~ dubaiport city in the United Arab Emirates on the Persian Gulf.
~ birmingham, pittsburgh of the souththe largest city in Alabama; located in northeastern Alabama.
~ huntsvillea city in northern Alabama; center for space research.
~ mobilea port in southwestern Alabama on Mobile Bay.
~ anchoragea city in south central Alaska.; "Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska"
~ mesaa city in Arizona just to the east of Phoenix; originally a suburb of Phoenix.
~ tucsona city in southeastern Arizona ringed by mountain ranges; long known as a winter and health resort but the population shift from industrial states to the Sunbelt resulted in rapid growth late in the 20th century.
~ anaheima city in southern California (southeast of Los Angeles); site of Disneyland.
~ bakersfielda city in south central California at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley.
~ berkeleya city in California on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay; site of the University of California at Berkeley.
~ beverly hillsa city in southwestern California surrounded by Los Angeles; home of many Hollywood actors.
~ chula vistaan industrial city in southern California (south of San Diego) near the Mexican border.
~ fresnoa city in south central California in the San Joaquin Valley; center of an important agricultural area and gateway to the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
~ long beacha city in southern California located on 8.5 miles of Pacific beachfront; was a resort until oil was discovered in 1921.
~ city of the angels, los angelesa city in southern California; motion picture capital of the world; most populous city of California and second largest in the United States.
~ oaklanda city in western California on San Francisco Bay opposite San Francisco; primarily and industrial urban center.
~ pasadenaa city in southwestern California to the east of Los Angeles.
~ riversidea city in southern California.
~ san bernardinoa city in southern California to the east of Los Angeles.
~ san diegoa picturesque city of southern California on San Diego Bay near the Mexican border; site of an important naval base.
~ san franciscoa port in western California near the Golden Gate that is one of the major industrial and transportation centers; it has one of the world's finest harbors; site of the Golden Gate Bridge.
~ san josea city in western California located at the southern end of San Francisco Bay to the south of San Francisco; a center for computer and electronics industries.
~ santa anaa city in southern California to the east of Long Beach.
~ santa claraa city of west central California; residential area with light industry.
~ colorado springsa city in east central Colorado on the eastern edge of the Rocky Mountains; popular tourist center and site of the United States Air Force Academy.
~ puebloa city in Colorado to the south of Colorado Springs.
~ bridgeporta port in southwestern Connecticut on Long Island Sound.
~ new havena city in southwestern Connecticut; site of Yale University.
~ waterburya city in west central Connecticut.
~ wilmingtonthe largest city in Delaware.
~ fort lauderdalea city in southeast Florida on the Atlantic coast to the north of Miami; a favorite place for college students to go on their spring vacations.
~ jacksonvilleFlorida's largest city; a port and important commercial center in northeastern Florida.
~ miamia city and resort in southeastern Florida on Biscayne Bay; the best known city in Florida; a haven for retirees and a refuge for Cubans fleeing Castro.
~ miami beacha city in southeastern Florida on an island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean; known for fashionable resort hotels.
~ orlandoa city in central Florida; site of Walt Disney World.
~ saint augustine, st. augustinea resort city in northeastern Florida; the oldest city in the United States.
~ saint petersburg, st. petersburga city in western Florida on Tampa Bay; a popular winter resort.
~ tampaa resort city in western Florida; located on Tampa Bay on the Gulf of Mexico.
~ augustaa city in eastern Georgia north-northwest of Savannah; noted for golf tournaments.
~ columbusa city in western Georgia on the Chattahoochee River; industrial center.
~ macona city in central Georgia to the southeast of Atlanta.
~ savannaha port in eastern Georgia near the mouth of the Savannah river.
~ chicago, windy citylargest city in Illinois; a bustling Great Lakes port that extends 26 miles along the southwestern shoreline of Lake Michigan.
~ decatura city in central Illinois; Abraham Lincoln practiced law here.
~ peoriaa city in central Illinois on the Illinois River.
~ rockforda city in northern Illinois.
~ evansvillea city in southwestern Indiana on the Ohio River.
~ fort waynea city in northeastern Indiana.
~ garya city in northwest Indiana on Lake Michigan; steel production.
~ south benda city in northern Indiana.
~ davenporta city in eastern Iowa on the Mississippi River across from Moline and Rock Island.
~ cedar rapidsa city in eastern Iowa.
~ sioux citya city in northeastern Iowa where the Big Sioux River joins the Missouri.
~ kansas citya city of northeast Kansas on the Missouri River adjacent to Kansas City, Missouri.
~ wichitathe largest city in Kansas; located in southern Kansas on the Arkansas River.
~ lexingtona city in eastern Kentucky; noted for raising thoroughbred horses.
~ louisvillethe largest city in Kentucky; located in north central Kentucky on the Ohio river; site of the Kentucky Derby.
~ new orleansa port and largest city in Louisiana; located in southeastern Louisiana near the mouth of the Mississippi river; a major center for offshore drilling for oil in the Gulf of Mexico; jazz originated here among black musicians in the late 19th century; Mardi Gras is celebrated here each year.
~ shreveporta city in northwest Louisiana on the Red River near the Texas border.
~ portlandlargest city in Maine in the southwestern corner of the state.
~ baltimorethe largest city in Maryland; a major seaport and industrial center.
~ cambridgea city in Massachusetts just to the north of Boston; site of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
~ springfielda city and manufacturing center in southwestern Massachusetts on the Connecticut River.
~ worcesteran industrial and university city in central Massachusetts to the west of Boston.
~ salema city in northeastern Massachusetts; site of the witchcraft trials in 1692.
~ ann arbora city in southern Michigan near Detroit; site of the University of Michigan.
~ detroit, motor city, motownthe largest city in Michigan and a major Great Lakes port; center of the United States automobile industry; located in southeastern Michigan on the Detroit river across from Windsor.
~ flinta city in southeast central Michigan near Detroit; automobile manufacturing.
~ grand rapidsa city in west central Michigan; noted for manufacturing furniture.
~ dulutha city in northeast Minnesota on Lake Superior.
~ minneapolislargest city in Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river; noted for flour mills; one of the Twin Cities.
~ independencea city in western Missouri; the beginning of the Santa Fe Trail.
~ kansas citya city in western Missouri situated at the confluence of the Kansas River and the Missouri River; adjacent to Kansas City, Kansas.
~ gateway to the west, st. louis, saint louisthe largest city in Missouri; a busy river port on the Mississippi River near its confluence with the Missouri River; was an important staging area for wagon trains westward in the 19th century.
~ springfielda city of southwestern Missouri.
~ billingsthe largest city in Montana; located in southern Montana on the Yellowstone river.
~ omahalargest city in Nebraska; located in eastern Nebraska on the Missouri river; a major transportation center of the Midwest.
~ las vegaslargest city in Nevada; located in southeastern Nevada; originally settled by Mormons but is now famous for entertainment and gambling and general excess.
~ renoa city in western Nevada at the foot of the Sierra Nevada Mountains; known for gambling casinos and easy divorce and remarriage.
~ manchesterlargest city in New Hampshire; located in southeastern New Hampshire on the Merrimack river.
~ atlantic citya city on the Atlantic shore in southeastern New Jersey; a resort and gambling center.
~ bayonnea city in northeastern New Jersey.
~ camdena city in southwestern New Jersey on the Delaware River near Philadelphia.
~ jersey citya city in northeastern New Jersey (opposite Manhattan).
~ newarkthe largest city in New Jersey; located in northeastern New Jersey.
~ patersona city of northeastern New Jersey.
~ albuquerquethe largest city in New Mexico; located in central New Mexico on the Rio Grande river.
~ buffaloa city on Lake Erie in western New York (near Niagara Falls).
~ greater new york, new york, new york citythe largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural center.
~ binghamtona city in south central New York near the border with Pennsylvania.
~ niagara fallsa city in western New York State at the falls of the Niagara river; tourist attraction and honeymoon resort.
~ rochestera city in western New York; a center of the photographic equipment industry.
~ schenectadya city of eastern New York on the Mohawk river; it prospered after the opening of the Erie Canal.
~ syracusea city in central New York.
~ uticaa city in central New York.
~ charlotte, queen citythe largest city in North Carolina; located in south central North Carolina.
~ durhama city of north central North Carolina; site of Duke University.
~ greensboroa city of north central North Carolina.
~ greenvillea city in eastern North Carolina; tobacco market.
~ winston-salema city of north central North Carolina.
~ fargolargest city in North Dakota; located in eastern North Dakota on the Red river.
~ akrona city in northeastern Ohio; the heart of the United States rubber industry.
~ clevelandthe largest city in Ohio; located in northeastern Ohio on Lake Erie; a major Great Lakes port.
~ cincinnatia city in southern Ohio on the Ohio river.
~ daytona city in southwest Ohio; manufacturing center.
~ toledoan industrial city in northwestern Ohio on Lake Erie.
~ youngstowna city in northeast Ohio.
~ tulsaa major city of northeastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas river; once known as the oil capital of the world and still heavily involved in the oil and gas industries.
~ eugenea city in western Oregon on the Willamette River; site of a university.
~ portlandfreshwater port and largest city in Oregon; located in northwestern Oregon on the Willamette River which divides the city into east and west sections; renowned for its beautiful natural setting among the mountains.
~ allentowna city in eastern Pennsylvania; an industrial and commercial center.
~ eriea port city on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania.
~ chestera city of southeastern Pennsylvania on the Delaware river (an industrial suburb of Philadelphia).
~ city of brotherly love, philadelphiathe largest city in Pennsylvania; located in the southeastern part of the state on the Delaware river; site of Independence Hall where the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were signed; site of the University of Pennsylvania.
~ pittsburgha city in southwestern Pennsylvania where the confluence of the Allegheny River and Monongahela River forms the Ohio River; long an important urban industrial area; site of Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh.
~ scrantonan industrial city of northeastern Pennsylvania.
~ newporta resort city in southeastern Rhode Island; known for the summer homes of millionaires; important yachting center.
~ charlestona port city in southeastern South Carolina.
~ sioux fallslargest city in South Dakota; located in southeastern South Dakota.
~ chattanoogaa city in eastern Tennessee.
~ knoxvillea city in eastern Tennessee on the Tennessee River.
~ memphislargest city of Tennessee; located in southwestern Tennessee on bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River.
~ abilenea city in central Texas.
~ amarilloa city in the northern panhandle of Texas.
~ arlingtona city in northern Texas between Dallas and Fort Worth.
~ beaumonta city of southeastern Texas near Houston.
~ brownsvillea city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande near its mouth into the Gulf of Mexico; has a channel that accommodates oceangoing ships.
~ corpus christia city in southern Texas on an arm of the Gulf of Mexico.
~ dallasa large commercial and industrial city in northeastern Texas located in the heart of the northern Texas oil fields.
~ el pasoa city in western Texas on the Mexican border; located on the northern bank of the Rio Grande across from the Mexican city of Juarez.
~ fort wortha city in northeastern Texas (just to the west of Dallas); a major industrial center.
~ garlanda city in northeastern Texas (suburb of Dallas).
~ houstonthe largest city in Texas; located in southeastern Texas near the Gulf of Mexico; site of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
~ laredoa city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande.
~ lubbocka city in northwest Texas to the south of Amarillo.
~ odessaa city in western Texas.
~ planoa city in northeastern Texas (suburb of Dallas).
~ san antonioa city of south central Texas; site of the Alamo; site of several military bases and a popular haven for vacationers.
~ wacoa city in east central Texas.
~ wichita fallsa city in north central Texas near the Oklahoma border.
~ provoa city in north central Utah settled by Mormons.
~ burlingtonthe largest city in Vermont; located in northwestern Vermont on Lake Champlain; site of the University of Vermont.
~ newport newsa port city in southeastern Virginia at the mouth of the James River off Hampton Roads; large shipyards.
~ norfolkport city located in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay; headquarters of the Atlantic fleet of the United States Navy.
~ lynchburga city in central Virginia.
~ portsmoutha port city in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River opposite Norfolk; naval base; shipyards.
~ roanokea city in southwestern Virginia.
~ virginia beachthe largest city in Virginia; long overshadowed by Norfolk but growing rapidly since 1970; with 28 miles of public beaches tourism is a major factor in the economy; site of three United States Navy bases.
~ seattlea major port of entry and the largest city in Washington; located in west central Washington on the protected waters of Puget Sound with the snow-capped peaks of the Cascade Range and Mount Ranier visible to the south and east; an aerospace and computer center; site of the University of Washington.
~ spokanea city in eastern Washington near the Idaho border.
~ tacomaa city in west central Washington on an arm of Puget Sound to the south of Seattle.
~ beckleya city in southern West Virginia.
~ clarksburga city in northern West Virginia.
~ huntingtona city of western West Virginia on the Ohio river at the mouth of the Kanawha.
~ morgantowna city in northern West Virginia on the Monongahela river near the Pennsylvania border; site of the University of West Virginia.
~ parkersburga city in northwestern West Virginia on the Ohio river.
~ wheelinga city in the northern panhandle of West Virginia on the Ohio river.
~ green baya city of eastern Wisconsin on an arm of Lake Michigan.
~ milwaukeelargest city of Wisconsin; located in southeastern Wisconsin on the western shore of Lake Michigan; a flourishing agricultural center known for its breweries.
~ racinea city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee.
~ caspera city of east central Wyoming on the North Platte river.
~ citta del vaticano, vatican citythe capital of the State of the Vatican City.
~ ciudad bolivara port in eastern Venezuela on the Orinoco river.
~ cumanaa port city in northeastern Venezuela on the Caribbean Sea; founded in 1523, it is the oldest European settlement in South America.
~ maracaiboa port city in northwestern Venezuela; a major oil center.
~ maracaya city in north central Venezuela; cattle center.
~ valenciaan industrial city in northern Venezuela.
~ ho chi minh city, saigona city in South Vietnam; formerly (as Saigon) it was the capital of French Indochina.
~ haiphonga port city in northern Vietnam; industrial center.
~ adenan important port of Yemen; located on the Gulf of Aden; its strategic location has made it a major trading center of southern Arabia since ancient times.
~ al-hudaydah, hodeidaan important port in Yemen on the Red Sea.
~ al-mukalla, mukallaa port in southern Yemen on the Gulf of Aden to the east of Aden.
~ bulawayoindustrial city in southwestern Zimbabwe.
n. (location)2. cityan incorporated administrative district established by state charter.; "the city raised the tax rate"
~ administrative district, administrative division, territorial divisiona district defined for administrative purposes.
~ city districta district of a town or city.
~ city limit, city limitsthe limits of the area occupied by a city or town.
~ uptowna residential part of town away from the central commercial district.
~ public square, squarean open area at the meeting of two or more streets.
n. (group)3. city, metropolispeople living in a large densely populated municipality.; "the city voted for Republicans in 1994"
~ municipalitypeople living in a town or city having local self-government.