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ID: 7008676
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Seville (inhabited place)  Seville (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 37 22 38 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 37.3772  decimal degrees
Long: 005 59 13 W  degrees minutes   Long: -5.9869  decimal degrees

Note: Important cultural center during rule of 'Abbādid dynasty & later Almoravid and Almohad confederations; prospered after Spanish Christians under Ferdinand III expelled Muslims in 1248; Velásquez, Zurbarán & Murillo painted in Sevilla during the 17th century.

Names:
Sevilla (preferred,C,V)
Seville (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Siviglia (C,V)
Hispalis (H,V)  ............ Roman

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Spain (nation)  ........  Spain (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Andalusia (autonomous community)  ............  Andalusia (autonomous community) (P)
Hierarchy of Seville (province)  ................  Seville (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Seville (inhabited place)  ....................  Seville (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  first inhabited in Paleolithic Period
city (C)
provincial capital (C)
episcopal see (C)
educational center (C)  ............  university founded 1502
industrial center (C)
capital (H)  ............  of Visigoths until taken by Moors 711; of medieval Muslim Spain
regional capital (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Hispalis..........  [VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 671-672
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Sevilla..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 10:671-672
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 180
.................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Seville..........  [FDA, GRLPSC, VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 10:671-672
.................  National Gallery of Art database, Washington (1987-)
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Siviglia..........  [VP]
.................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2004-2008) accessed 17 January 2006
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 671-672; 10:671-672
..................  National Gallery of Art database, Washington (1987-)
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2004-2008) accessed 17 January 2006
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -402849
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 180
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  National Gallery of Art database, Washington (1987-)

 

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