Minas may refer to:


  • Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Minas, Uruguay
  • Minas Department, Córdoba, Argentina
  • Minas Department, Neuquén, Argentina
  • Minas, Cuba, a municipality in Cuba
  • The Minas Basin in Nova Scotia
  • Les Mines, a former Acadian community on the shores of the Minas Basin (called Minas or Mines in English)

Fictional places

  • Minas Tirith, a fictional city and castle in J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth writings.
  • Minas Morgul, a fictional fortified city in J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth.


  • Minas is a Greek given name
  • Emperor Menas of Ethiopia
  • Saint Menas (Minas)
  • St. Minias of Florence (Minas, Miniato)
  • Minas Alozidis, Greek hurdler
  • Minas Avetisyan
  • Minas Hantzidis, a Greek footballer
  • Minas Hadjimichael, the Permanent Representative to the United Nations for Cyprus
  • Minas (bishop)


  • Minas cheese (from Minas Gerais)

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Minas, Cuba - Demographics
... In 2004, the municipality of Minas had a population of 38,517 ... With a total area of 1,015 km2 (392 sq mi), it has a population density of 37.9 /km2 (98 /sq mi) ...
Lassance - Health and Education
... of 5,138 municipalities as of 2000 The highest ranking municipality in Minas Gerais in 2000 was Poços de Caldas with 0.841, while the lowest was Setubinha with 0.568 ... Degree of urbanization 49.97% (2000) The rate for Minas Gerais was 82% Infant mortality rate 28.57 (2000) The rate for Minas Gerais was 17.40 the rate for Brazil was 18.91 ... Illiteracy rate 21.02% (15 years old or older)(Data from 2000) The rate for Minas Gerais was 11.96 the rate for Brazil was 13.63 Urban area covered by ...
Santa Fé De Minas
... Santa Fé de Minas is a Brazilian municipality located in the north of the state of Minas Gerais ... Santa Fé de Minas is located about 130 km ... Neighboring municipalities are São Romão, Buritizeiro, Brasilândia de Minas, and Bonfinópolis de Minas ...
List Of Middle-earth Objects - Jewellery - Sceptre of Annúminas
... ruled for several centuries from the city of Annúminas, the sceptre became known as Sceptre of Annúminas ... By the end of the Third Age, the Sceptre of Annúminas was over 5,000 years old and was accounted the oldest surviving artifact in Middle-earth made by Men ... On Midsummer's Eve of 3019, Elrond brought the Sceptre of Annúminas to Minas Tirith and presented it to Aragorn, King Elessar, symbolising his kingship over Arnor as well as ...
São Roque De Minas
... São Roque de Minas is a Brazilian municipality located in the west of the state of Minas Gerais ... The city belongs to the meso-region of Oeste de Minas and to the micro-region of Piumhi ...