What are Memphis?

  • (noun): Largest city of Tennessee; located in southwestern Tennessee on bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River.
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Memphis is a city in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Shelby County. The city is located on the 4th Chickasaw Bluff, south of the confluence of the Wolf and Mississippi rivers.

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... WMC is a radio station in the Memphis, Tennessee market, broadcasting at 790 AM ... In addition to sports talk shows, WMC-AM features longtime Memphis disc jockey George Klein's weekly tribute program to Elvis Presley ... It is one of six radio properties in the Memphis market held by Entercom the others are WMC-FM, WRVR-FM, WMFS, WKQK-FM, and WMFS-FM ...
Memphis, Michigan - Additional Information
... Memphis was established in 1835 and named after Memphis, Egypt, "the City on the Nile." It is located on a bluff overlooking the Belle River ... Memphis has a landmark called "The Thing", which has a state of Michigan historical marker noting Memphis as the home of the first automobile ... The vehicle was built in the John Clegg Son machine shop here in Memphis ...
High Point Terrace, Memphis - History
... Development in this part of Memphis began around 1900, though very little was developed ... The next major development during the early 1940s, but World War II halted development for several years ...
Walking In Memphis - Track Listings
7" single "Walking in Memphis" — 418 "Dig Down Deep" — 508 7" single "Walking in Memphis" — 418 "Silver Thunderbird" (live) — 526 CD maxi "Walking ...
Mississippi Civil Rights Workers' Murders - Investigation
... “ Unconvinced by the assurances of the Memphis-based agents, Sullivan elected to wait in Memphis.. ... Sullivan's instinctive decision to stick around Memphis proved correct ...

More definitions of "Memphis":

  • (noun): An ancient city of Egypt on the Nile (south of Cairo).