Original Settlement

Some articles on original settlement, settlement:

Conímbriga - History - Original Settlement
... The name Conimbriga derives from an early, possibly pre-Indo-European element meaning "rocky height or outcrop" and the Celtic briga, signifying a defended place ... Others think that the element coni may be related to the conii people ...
Race And Ethnicity In The United States - Historical Trends and Influences
... of the United States include Patterns of original settlement Original settlement of the Americas by a variety of Native American peoples, including Alaska Natives ... Original settlement of Pacific islands by Polynesian people, including Native Hawaiians, Samoans, the Chamorro people in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands ... Original settlement of Puerto Rico by the Taíno people ...
St Budeaux - Original Settlement
... The name St Budeaux comes from Saint Budoc, the Bishop of Dol (Brittany) ... Around 480, Budoc is said to have founded a settlement and built a small church ...
Architecture Of Provence - Prehistoric and Ancient Sites in Provence (27,000 BC To The 2nd Century BC)
... Remains of a prehistoric settlement dating to between 27,000 and 19,000 BC were found by divers in 1991 at the Cosquer Cave, an underwater cave in a calanque on the coast near Marseille ... They called their settlement Massalia ... Traces of the original settlement have been found on the west side of the butte Saint-Laurent in Marseille ...

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