Daily Archives: March 8, 2014


CHUR    Quera (Romansch); Caira (It); Coire (Fr). Diocese in the old Roman province of Rhaetia, including most of the present Swiss Canton of Graubünden (the upper valleys of the Rhine and the Inn) and also the upper valley of the … Continue reading

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CHUD An early name for ESTONIA and its people.

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CHROBATIA   Or, Northern Croatia or White Croatia. Old name for the upper Vistula region.  When principalities appeared in Poland this region became known as LITTLE POLAND.

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