Monterey

Monterey city in California, U.S., formerly the Spanish Pacific capital, named for the bay, which was named 1603 for Spanish colonist and viceroy of New Spain Conde de Monterrey. The Monterrey in Mexico also is named for him.

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  • Monterey — (span. „Berg des Königs“) bezeichnet: Monterey Jazz Festival, das älteste bestehende, alljährlich stattfindende Jazz Festival weltweit Monterey Pop Festival, ein Musikfestival auf dem Monterey County Fairground in Kalifornien (1967) Monterey Bay… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Monterey — Monterey, CA U.S. city in California Population (2000): 29674 Housing Units (2000): 13382 Land area (2000): 8.437655 sq. miles (21.853426 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.293604 sq. miles (8.530394 sq. km) Total area (2000): 11.731259 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Monterey —   [mɔntɪ reɪ], Name von geographischen Objekten:    1) Monterey, Stadt in Kalifornien, USA, an der Monterey Bay des Pazifiks, 31 900 Einwohner; katholischer Bischofssitz; College (Monterey Institute of International Studies); Seebad.   Stadtbild …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Monterey, CA — U.S. city in California Population (2000): 29674 Housing Units (2000): 13382 Land area (2000): 8.437655 sq. miles (21.853426 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.293604 sq. miles (8.530394 sq. km) Total area (2000): 11.731259 sq. miles (30.383820 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Monterey, IN — U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 231 Housing Units (2000): 103 Land area (2000): 0.170673 sq. miles (0.442041 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.170673 sq. miles (0.442041 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Monterey, KY — U.S. city in Kentucky Population (2000): 167 Housing Units (2000): 64 Land area (2000): 0.305822 sq. miles (0.792075 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.305822 sq. miles (0.792075 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Monterey, TN — U.S. town in Tennessee Population (2000): 2717 Housing Units (2000): 1141 Land area (2000): 2.950344 sq. miles (7.641356 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.007996 sq. miles (0.020709 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.958340 sq. miles (7.662065 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Monterey, VA — U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 158 Housing Units (2000): 141 Land area (2000): 0.308456 sq. miles (0.798898 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.308456 sq. miles (0.798898 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Monterēy — 1) Stadt u. Festung in der spanischen Provinz Orense (Galicia), an der Tamaya; 1500 Ew.; 2) Grafschaft im Staate Californien (Vereinigte Staaten von Nordamerika), ungefähr[421] 430 QM.; im Westen vom Stillen Ocean, im Osten von der Coast Range… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Monterey — Monterēy. 1) Hauptstadt des mexik. Staates Nuevo León, am Rio de M., einem Zuflusse des Pesquerto, 485 m ü.d.M., (1900) 62.266 E. – 2) Monterey (spr. reh), Seebadeort im nordamerik. Staate Kalifornien, an der Montereybai, (1900) 1748 E.; biolog.… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Monterey — (spr. monterēi), 1) Hauptstadt des mexikan. Staates Nuevo Leon, in schönem Tale zwischen dem Cerro de la Silla (1265 m) und dem Cerro de la Mitra (1100 m), 535 m ü. M., Bahnknotenpunkt, mit großen Schmelzhütten, Stahl und Eisenwerken, Kathedrale …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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