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This category covers questions about the Republic of Macedonia, a country located in the central Balkan peninsula in Southeastern Europe. It declared independence from Yugoslavia on September 8, 1991 which was recognized on April 8, 1993. Since then, the Republic of Macedonia has been disputing with Greece over the use of the word "Macedonia," which is also a region in Greece.
I would like to recommend the following top destination when you travel to Macedonia , Cities you certainly should see, with the minimal time needed. -Skopje (1-2 day, depending what you want to do/see...Musea etc? or just the old buildings and churches?) -Ohrid and the Monastery of St Naum (2 da…
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Answer Ancient kingdom The first recorded Macedonian kingdom emerged around the 8th century B.C, under a dynasty originating from the city state of Argos, who also claimed descendence from the mythical hero Hercules. According to legend, they migrated to the region and gave their name to it…
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Macedonia, as a Greek state city which it was, it was trying to establish its economic power at the ancient known world. Because of this they should occupy and control all the big states of this region, and that what they did. King Phillip, Alexander the Great's father, was a Macedonian. He was a…
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Historical Macedonia was an ancient Greek kingdom in the northern Greek peninsula that is today a modern province in the northern Greek peninsula of the Hellenic (Greek) Republic. The unrelated Republic of Macedonia is a small independent republic of the Former Yugoslavia in the southern Balkans, w…
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His father Philip was king before him. He didn't want to inherit wealth and power (although he soon would anyway) but his true passion in life was fame. he wanted to conquer like his father, only better.
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Simple....georgraphy
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Answer: The Greek province of Macedonia is located in the northern part of that country and borders the Republic of Macedonia to the north.
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Macedonia was an ancient Greek kingdom in the northern Greek peninsula. Macedonia today is a Greek province on the same land as the ancient Greek kingdom in the northern Greek peninsula. Greece does not refuse recognition of the independence of any country resulting from the break-up of the Socia…
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Aleksandar the Great Macedonian King
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What is a kbr? Further proof that Skoog lives.
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If you really wanna know... it is pickled radish... no really it is Skopje... thanks!!!!
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Skopje
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There are several different ideas about it, but the most likely one is probably Cynane Another daughter of Phillip was Thessaloniki, the name was given to her because when she was borne Phillip had a victory to another Greek state, the state of Thessaly. In Greek Niki (νικη) means victory, so th…
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Answer "Macedonia is inhabited by Greeks as well as Slavs, Albanians, Turks, etc. So Macedonia is certainly not only Greek." Answer The above question is somewhat vague, as it makes no distinction between the province of Macedonia in Greece, the (former Yugoslav) Rep. of Macedonia, the Pirin Makedo…
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Because Tito's propaganda "created" the pseudo-"makedonian" nation. Because they Macedonians are not Bulgarian. The truth is that Greece is scared of losing land which currently are in the political not ethinic borders of Greece. It is not 2 000 000 - 700 000 of those are Albanian and others. At t…
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The same with the rest of Greece. It has a Parlimentary Democracy.
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Answer: Stop pronouncing the "o" before it starts sounding like a "w". The "o" should be said quickly. The "j" should sound like a "y".
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"For many reasons. Citizens of this country feel as real descendants of the ancient Macedonian kingdom's population , they should keep their name The current population of this country are mostly Slavic , like those in the Kingdom of Macedon . About 33% are Albanian, and among the rest 66% Turks, …
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No! Macedonia is not part of Greece and it will never be, ever! SHUT UP Fyromian, Macedonia IS Greece (read the discussion page).
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neznam mislam deka ......................... bese mitre
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2800 Years
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Yugoslavia is on the northern border of Macedonia and Albania.
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* Serbia ~ north *Kosovo ~ north west * Albania ~ West *Greece~ South *Bulgaria~East
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Answer: The name Vardarska was never used as an official name of the country in the 20th century. It was used before the region of north Macedonia (approximately coinciding with F.Y.R.O.M.'s-Rep. of Macedonia land mass today) was under the rule of the Ottoman Empire, so before 1911. In that year the…
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The ancient Greek kingdom of Macedonia was ruled by three Dynasties, the Argead Dynasty founded by Karanos in the late 9th century BCE, whose most famous members were Philip II and his son Alexander the Great. the Antipatrid dynasty founded by Kassander in 301 BCE the Antigonid Dynasty founded by …
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The countries bordering Greece to the north are (west to east): Albania, F..Y.R.O.M. (Rep. of Macedonia), Bulgaria and Turkey. There are two places that include the name Macedonia: the first is the region of Macedonia, located in the north of Greece. The second is the Former Yugoslav Republic Of Mac…
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Macedonia From the start of the Vardar river(a little further northwest) to the Aegean sea.
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There are several seas which are on the northern border of Russia. All of those seas though are part of the Arctic Ocean.
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King Philip II (father of Alexander the Great)
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Toronto to Skopje, Macedonia is about a 9 hour flight. This includes a stop at another airport, as there are no direct flights from Toronto to Skopje.
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he was killed at his dauter,s wedding by his own body guard
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Alexander the great who was Macedonia did conquer the area that today is Greece but at the time there was no country named Greece because each city was considered a separate country.
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The (Former Yugoslav) Republic of Macedonia is a newly founded Slavic state on what was once the kingdoms of ancient Paeonia and Dardania and is unrelated to the historical Macedonia on the northern Greek peninsula. Located in the northern and eastern hemisphere of the European continent FYROM is …
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No. FYROM has nothing to do with Macedonia. Fyrom is a country that was always occupied by slav tribes. Not from greeks. Fyrom is actually a pseudo-country and they rename it to macedonia for unknown reasons. Some people support the idea thet they are doing this so as to reclaim greek land on a late…
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Macedonian ----Actually the so called Macedonian is a Bulgarian dialect.
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I have no idea but if you have a text book you shuld use that. :) =)
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Macedonia's name was, is, and will always be Macedonia and Greece can't do anything about it because we will always be macedonians and never say that Macedonia doesn't exist because it's not true they say that just because of a political matter.
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Politics taken out of this problem and to view the issue on both sides in black and white is not possible. Its correct to note that the native people of the region at the trun of the 20th century were macedonians. This in many circles makes these people the decendents of the macedonians. However t…
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Yes, he was king of Macedonia.
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Alexander the Great was born in Macedonia. He is considered by historians to be an "ethnic Macedonian."
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The region of Ancient Macedonia is divided between three countries: Greece (61%), F.Y.R.O.M.-Rep. of Macedonia (30%) and Bulgaria (9%).
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About 20 hours 5 minutes i.e 9673 miles or 15567 kilometers by air
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The official language is Macedonian. There are also these regional and immigrant languages: Albanian Romany Turkish Serbian Aromanian Adyghe Greek
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Alexander "The Great Macedonian Of Macedon" took over his fathers Macedonian Empire (Not Greek Empire cause Macedonia is not Greek) after Phillip II of Macedon was assassinated.
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Republic of Macedonia is not FYROM!And Skopje it's the capital city!
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Skopje is in north central Macedonia near the border with Serbia. Macedonia is north of central Greece on the Balkan Peninsula. (Skopje is at about the same latitude as Rome is in Italy. Its coordinates are 42.0 N, 21.4 E)
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The climate of Macedonia can be categorised into two types that influence well-defined regions of its territory. The two distinct types are the Alpine and the Temperate/Mediterranean types. The Alpine type is dominant mainly in the mountainous areas of Western Macedonia and the Temperate/Mediterrane…
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canoeing/kayaking, swimming and boxing
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The Macedonia naming dispute is a political dispute regarding the use of the name Macedonia by the (Former Yugoslav) Republic of Macedonia, formerly a federal unit of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. In antiquity, the territory of the present-day (Former Yugoslav) Republic of Macedonia …
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First of all, lets start with the fact that The Greeks and Greece lived on these lands before even the "slavs" Existed. It's true that the Greek boarders were extended at that period of time, but that gives no right to the people of FYROM to call themselves Macedonians. Do they speek Greek? No! Oh, …
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you can use some software like this one http://softjohn.com/tv_on_pc/pctv.html
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Gjorge Ivanov
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Because they are brainwashed or brainless. Macedonia is in Greece. Jealous people made many propagandas...
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Surnames is a giant Internet database of surnames from many different countries. Macedonian surnames can be found here in alphabetical order.
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Philip wished to gain control of the Theban army, known as the "Sacred Band of 300 Thebans
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The historical province of Macedonia on the northern Greek peninsula does not have a prime minister for the province. Macedonia is governed on a state level by the Ministry of Macedonia and Thrace and at a federal level by the President of Greece who is the head of state of the Parliamentary Republ…
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is Macedonia important because it saved some features that the Greece didn't have anymore that the Greece didn't know about anymore ?Macedonia was a kingdom in northern Greece. One of its kings, Alexander, conquered a large empire that extended from Greece to India and from Greece down to Egypt. He …
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at least 20 days
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Alexander III (Alexander the Great)
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When Macedonia conquered Greece it was very powerful
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Macedonia (Greek: Μακεδονία): Ancient Greek for "highland", from makednos (μακεδνός) meaning high, tall. From Doric Greek makos (μάκος) height, length. In Ionic Greek mekos (μήκος).
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In the Greek region of Macedonia you say it in Greek: Ya su or Ya sas for manners...Watch the intonation should sound flat and formal-quite different than the American English hello.
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13: Kastoria, Florina, Kozani, Grevena, Pella, Imathia, Pieria, Kilkis, Thessaloniki, Halkidiki, Serres, Drama, Kavala and one autonomous which makes 14 and it's called Mount Athos.
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The Macedonian King who conquered the Persians after three major battles was Alexander the Great. Alexander was the son of King Philip II who conquered Greece poli by poli and was planning on invading the Persian Empire (in order to gain the good graces of the Athenians, who disliked the Persians) b…
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Macedonia is surrounded by Albania, Bulgaria, Greece and Serbia. If someone has read Homer, from the original, and not from a translation, Knows that the region that some people wish to be called Macedonia was in Homers time called DARDANIA. The people from DARDANIA were allies to Troans. and both o…
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Republic of Macedonia is its official name, and its capital is Skopje.
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No. Macedonia is directly above Greece.
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Yes. Aleksandar the Great was an ancient Macedonian
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Skopje, Bitola, Ohrid
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Yes, mount Olympus is located in the greek an historical region of Macedonia (Greece).
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He was 20 years old.
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yes the most snow falls in January
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Follow the link http://www.gto.gr/images/mapfiles_gr/makedonia.gif
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The Lion (in Macedonian heraldry), Šarplaninec, Lynx and Ohrid Trout are the national animals of Macedonia.
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He was assassinated in his capital city Aegae, Macedonia (now in Greece). The murder took place at the entrance to the theatre
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Not some.... the 94% of the population of Macedonia are Greeks. The other 6% are Jewish, Turkish etc.
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The Spartan alliance. In the words of the contemporary historian Thucydides: 'Perdiccas, son of Alexander, king of the Macedonians, had from an old friend and ally (of Athens) been made an enemy. He had been made an enemy by the Athenians entering into alliance with his brother Philip and Derdas, w…
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how many rivers does dominica have365 rivers....
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His ambition was unlimited, and his strategic ability matched this vision. He absorbed northern Greece, subverted the smaller members of the Amphytionic Council as his placemen, and dominated the remainder, defeating Thebes and Athens when they resisted, and had himself titled Hegemon (leader) of th…
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the practically celebrate it the same as the people in the USA
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Macedonija on Macedonians Macedonia lays north of Greece.They raised sheep and horses,and grew crops in their river valleys.
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it's been written 'рок ' and the saying is the same
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Thessaloniki (also the capital) with about 1 million inhabitants. It is also known as Thessalonika, Saloniki and Salonika.
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The city of Skopje is the largest in Macedonia.
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because greece was weakened by my mom
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we say familija or semejstvo. Ikogennia from Greek
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