What is metropolitan?

  • (adj): Relating to or characteristic of a metropolis.
    Example: "Metropolitan area"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on metropolitan, metropolitans:

Metropolitan Statistical Area
... In the United States a Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) is a geographical region with a relatively high population density at its core and close ... As such the precise definition of any given metropolitan area can vary with the source ... A typical metropolitan area is centered around a single large city that wields substantial influence over the region (e.g ...
Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) - Metropolitans of Kiev and All Ukraine
... The first Metropolitan of Kiev was the Holy Hierarch Michael from 988 to 992 ... Here is the list of the latest Metropolitans since the persecution of the Church and then the independence of Ukraine ... Hieromartyr Volodymyr (Bohoyavlenskyi) 1915 - 1918 Metropolitan Antonius (Khrapovytskyi) 1918 - 1919 Archbishop Nazariy (Blinov) 1919-1921 Metropolitan Michael (Yermako ...
Jerome Myers - A Story of Two Paintings
... In 1934 the Metropolitan Museum of Art purchased the painting "Street Group," from the Municipal Art Exhibition in Rockefeller Center ... The occasion was when the Metropolitan Museum of Art first decided to purchase a painting of his titled "The Mission Tent." Here is a quote from the Metropolitan Museum Bulletin in June 1913 ... loving sincerity and a profound appreciation of their significance." Not only was the sale to the Metropolitan a great honor then, but it also provided him with enough money to move his ...
Darfield, South Yorkshire
... Darfield Population 8,066 OS grid reference SK5198 Metropolitan borough Barnsley Metropolitan county South Yorkshire Region Yorkshire and the Humber Country England Sovereign state ...
KV54 - Gallery of Images
... found in tomb KV54, on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City Linen from KV54 containing hieratic writing bearing Tutankhamen's prenomen (Nebkheperure) and ...

More definitions of "metropolitan":

  • (noun): A person who lives in a metropolis.
  • (noun): In the Eastern Orthodox Church this title is given to a position between bishop and patriarch; equivalent to archbishop in western Christianity.

Famous quotes containing the word metropolitan:

    In metropolitan cases, the love of the most single-eyed lover, almost invariably, is nothing more than the ultimate settling of innumerable wandering glances upon some one specific object.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)