Genil

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The Genil in Granada
The Genil in Granada
Country |Spain
Region |Andalucia
Major cities |Granada,Écija
Length |358 km (222 mi)
Watershed8,278 km (3196 mi)
Source |
 - locationSierra Nevada,Granada Province
MouthGuadalquivir
 - locationat Sanlúcar de Barameda
The Genil is the main (left) tributary of the river Guadalquivir in Andalusia, Spain. The Roman Singilis, its modern name derives from the Moorish rendering of the Roman name: Sinyil, Sannil, and Sinnil. The source of the Genil is in the Sierra Nevada mountains, north of its highest peak Mulhacén. The Genil flows through the towns Granada, Loja, Puente Genil and Écija. It flows into the Guadalquivir near Palma del Río.

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Granada

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Motto
"Plus Ultra"   (Latin)
"Further Beyond"
Anthem
"Marcha Real" 1
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Comunidad Autónoma de Andalucía

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Motto: Andalucía por sí, para España y la humanidad
(Andalusia by herself, for Spain, and for humankind)
Anthem: La bandera blanca y verde
Capital  Seville

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Granada

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Écija is a city belonging to the province of Seville, Spain. It is located in the Andalusian countryside, 95 km from the city of Seville. According to the 2001 census, Écija has a total population of 36,896 inhabitants, ranking as the fifth most populous city in the
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1 kilometre =
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0 m 0106 mm
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A kilometre (American spelling: kilometer, symbol km
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Square kilometre (U.S. spelling: square kilometer), symbol km², is a decimal multiple of the SI unit of surface area, the square metre, one of the SI derived units. 1 km² is equal to:
  • 1,000,000 m²
  • 100 ha (hectare)
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square mile is an imperial and US unit of area equal the area of a square of one statute mile. It should not be confused with the archaic miles square, which refers to the number of miles on each side squared.
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Sierra Nevada



Country | Spain
Communities | Andalusia

Orogeny Alpine Orogeny


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Granada

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Capital Granada
Official language(s) Spanish
Area
 – Total
 – % of Spain Ranked 15
 12,531 km
 
Population
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Guadalquivir
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Guadalquivir
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Comunidad Autónoma de Andalucía

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Motto: Andalucía por sí, para España y la humanidad
(Andalusia by herself, for Spain, and for humankind)
Anthem: La bandera blanca y verde
Capital  Seville

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Motto
"Plus Ultra"   (Latin)
"Further Beyond"
Anthem
"Marcha Real" 1
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Ancient Rome was a civilization that grew from a small agricultural community founded on the Italian Peninsula circa the 9th century BC to a massive empire straddling the Mediterranean Sea.
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During the medieval period, Moor became a common term to refer to the Muslims of Islamic Spain and North Africa, who were of Arab or Berber descent. The name remains associated with the Muslims of Spain even today, despite being archaic and inaccurate, as it lumps Muslim and
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Sierra Nevada



Country | Spain
Communities | Andalusia

Orogeny Alpine Orogeny


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Mulhacén is the highest mountain in continental Spain and in the Iberian Peninsula. It is part of the Sierra Nevada range in the Cordillera Penibética. It is named after Muley Abul Hassan, the penultimate Muslim King of Granada in the 15th century, who according to legend was
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Granada

La Alhambra from Mirador San Nicolás

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Écija is a city belonging to the province of Seville, Spain. It is located in the Andalusian countryside, 95 km from the city of Seville. According to the 2001 census, Écija has a total population of 36,896 inhabitants, ranking as the fifth most populous city in the
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Palma del Río, Spain

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Country Spain
Province Córdoba
Municipality Palma del Río
Area
 - City 200 km  (0 sq mi)
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