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Poland
Coordinates : 52°N 20°E / 52°N 20°E / 52; 20 Republic of Poland _ Rzeczpospolita Polska_ (Polish ) _ Flag Coat of arms ANTHEM: Mazurek Dąbrowskiego _ _ Poland Is Not Yet Lost_ Location of Poland (dark green) – in Europe
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Polska (dance)
The POLSKA (Swedish plural polskor) is a family of music and dance forms shared by the Nordic countries : called polsk in Denmark
Denmark
, polska in Sweden
Sweden
and Finland , and by several different names in Norway
Norway
. Norwegian variants include pols , rundom, springleik, and springar. The polska is almost always seen as a partner dance in 3 4-beat (help ·info ), although variants in 2 4 time, as well as in compound meters also exist. CONTENTS * 1 Evolution * 2 Norway
Norway
* 3 Sweden
Sweden
* 4 See also * 5 References EVOLUTIONAs suggested by the name, the roots of the polska are often traced back to the influence of the Polish court throughout the northern countries during the early 17th century
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Poland (other)
POLAND is a country in Central Europe. POLAND may also refer to: PLACES United States * Poland, Indiana * Poland, Maine
Poland, Maine
* Poland, Chautauqua County, New York * Poland, Herkimer County, New York * Poland, Ohio * Poland
Poland
Township, Mahoning County, Ohio * Poland, Wisconsin Canada * Poland
Poland
Lake, Lower Mainland, British Columbia Kiribati * Poland, Kiribati PEOPLE * Poland
Poland
(surname) , English language surnameOTHER USES * Poland
Poland
(album) , released in 1984 by the group Tangerine Dream * Poland
Poland
(novel) , by James A
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Rzeczpospolita Polska (other)
RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA may refer to: * Poland
Poland
, official name in Polish: Rzeczpospolita Polska * Rzeczpospolita Polska (magazine) , an official paper published 1941–1945SEE ALSO * Rzeczpospolita (other) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Rzeczpospolita_Polska_(other) additional terms may apply. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy .® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc
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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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Polish Language
POLISH (_język polski_, _polszczyzna_) is a West Slavic language spoken primarily in Poland
Poland
and is the native language of the Poles
Poles
. It belongs to the Lechitic subgroup of the West Slavic languages . Polish is the official language of Poland, but it is also used throughout the world by Polish minorities in other countries. It is one of the official languages of the European Union
European Union
. Its written standard is the Polish alphabet
Polish alphabet
, which has 9 additions to the letters of the basic Latin script (_ą_, _ć_, _ę_, _ł_, _ń_, _ó_, _ś_, _ź_, _ż_). Polish is closely related to Kashubian , Silesian , Upper Sorbian , Lower Sorbian , Czech and Slovak
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Flag Of Poland
The FLAG OF POLAND consists of two horizontal stripes of equal width, the upper one white and the lower one red. The two colors are defined in the Polish constitution as the national colors . A variant of the flag with the national coat of arms in the middle of the white stripe is legally reserved for official use abroad and at sea. A similar flag with the addition of a swallow-tail is used as the naval ensign of Poland
Poland
. White and red were officially adopted as national colors in 1831. They are of heraldic origin and derive from the tinctures (colors) of the coats of arms of the two constituent nations of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
, i.e. the White Eagle of Poland
Poland
and the Pursuer of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Grand Duchy of Lithuania
, a white knight riding a white horse, both on a red shield
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Coat Of Arms Of Poland
The COAT OF ARMS OF POLAND is a white, crowned eagle with a golden beak and talons, on a red background. CONTENTS * 1 Legal basis * 2 Design * 3 History * 3.1 Evolution * 4 Trivia * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links LEGAL BASISThe coat of arms of the Republic of Poland
Poland
is described in two legal documents: the Constitution of the Republic of Poland
Poland
of 1997 and the Coat of Arms, Colors and Anthem of the Republic of Poland, and State Seals Act (Ustawa o godle, barwach i hymnie Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej oraz o pieczęciach państwowych) of 1980 with subsequent amendments (henceforth referred to as "the Coat of Arms Act"). Legislation concerning the national symbols is far from perfect
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Dąbrowski's Mazurka
"MAZUREK DąBROWSKIEGO" (Polish pronunciation: , "DąBROWSKI \'S MAZURKA ") is the national anthem of Poland. It is also known by its original title, "Pieśń Legionów Polskich we Włoszech" ( , "Song of the Polish Legions in Italy"). English translations of its Polish incipit ("Jeszcze Polska nie zginęła" ) include: " Poland
Poland
has not yet perished", " Poland
Poland
has not perished yet", " Poland
Poland
is not lost", " Poland
Poland
is not lost yet", and " Poland
Poland
is not yet lost". The lyrics were written by Józef Wybicki in Reggio Emilia , Cisalpine Republic in Northern Italy , between 16 and 19 of July, 1797, two years after the Third Partition of Poland erased the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
from the map
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Europe
EUROPE —a concept dating back to classical antiquity — is a continent that comprises the westernmost part of Eurasia . Europe is bordered by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. The eastern boundary with Asia is an arbitrary historical and social construct , as there is no clear physical and geographical separation between them. The primarily physiographic term "continent" as applied to Europe also incorporates cultural and political elements whose discontinuities and lines of demarcation are not reflected by the continent's current overland boundaries with Asia
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European Union
The EUROPEAN UNION (EU) is a political and economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe . It has an area of 4,475,757 km2 (1,728,099 sq mi), and an estimated population of over 510 million. The EU has developed an internal single market through a standardised system of laws that apply in all member states. EU policies aim to ensure the free movement of people, goods, services, and capital within the internal market, enact legislation in justice and home affairs, and maintain common policies on trade, agriculture , fisheries , and regional development . Within the Schengen Area , passport controls have been abolished. A monetary union was established in 1999 and came into full force in 2002, and is composed of 19 EU member states which use the euro currency
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Warsaw
WARSAW (Polish : _Warszawa_ ( listen ); see also other names ) is the capital and largest city of Poland . It stands on the Vistula River in east-central Poland, roughly 260 kilometres (160 mi) from the Baltic Sea and 300 kilometres (190 mi) from the Carpathian Mountains . Its population is estimated at 1.750 million residents within a greater metropolitan area of 3.101 million residents, which makes Warsaw
Warsaw
the 9th most-populous capital city in the European Union . The city limits cover 516.9 square kilometres (199.6 sq mi), while the metropolitan area covers 6,100.43 square kilometres (2,355.39 sq mi). Once described as _PARIS OF THE EAST_, Warsaw
Warsaw
was believed to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world until World War II
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Languages Of Poland
Kashubian (108,000); German (96,000); Belarusian (26,000); Rusyn (6,000); Lithuanian (5,000); Slovak (1,000); Czech (1,000); DISPERSED: Ukrainian (25,000); Romani (14,000); Armenian (2,000), Hungarian (1,000) MAIN IMMIGRANT LANGUAGES Russian (20,000), Vietnamese (3,000), Arabic (2,000), Greek (2,000), Chinese (1,000), Bulgarian (1,000), Turkish (1,000), Hindi (1,000) and others MAIN FOREIGN LANGUAGES English (33%) Russian (26%) German (19%) SIGN LANGUAGES Polish Sign Language SOURCE ebs_243_en.pdf (europa.eu) Part of a series on the CULTURE OF POLAND History * Middle Ages * Renaissance * Baroque * Enlightenment * Romanticism * Positivism *
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Kashubian Language
KASHUBIAN or CASSUBIAN (Kashubian: _kaszëbsczi jãzëk_, _pòmòrsczi jãzëk_, _kaszëbskò-słowińskô mòwa_; Polish : _język kaszubski, język pomorski, język kaszubsko-słowiński_) is a language variety of the Lechitic group , of the Slavic languages . Although it is often considered a language in its own right, it is sometimes considered a dialect of Pomeranian. In Poland, it has been an officially recognized ethnic-minority language since 2005. Approximately 106,000 people use mainly Kashubian at home. It is the only remnant of the Pomeranian language . It is close to standard Polish with influence from Low German and the extinct Polabian and Old Prussian
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German Language
_No official regulation_ ( German orthography regulated by the Council for German Orthography )
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Belarusian Language
BELARUSIAN (/bɛləˈruːsiən/ ; беларуская мова belaruskaya mova ) is an official language of Belarus
Belarus
, along with Russian, and is spoken abroad, mainly in Russia
Russia
, Ukraine
Ukraine
, and small parts in far-eastern Poland
Poland
. Before Belarus
Belarus
gained independence from the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
in 1991, the language was known in English as Byelorussian or Belorussian, transliterating the Russian name, белорусский язык, or alternatively as White Ruthenian (/ruːˈθiːniən/ ) or White Russian (with the meaning Rus' but not Russia). Following independence, it also became known as Belarusian. Belarusian is one of the East Slavic languages and shares many grammatical and lexical features with other members of the group
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