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  1. Cyprus - Wikipedia

    The earliest attested reference to Cyprus is the 15th century BC Mycenaean Greek 𐀓𐀠𐀪𐀍, ku-pi-ri-jo, meaning "Cypriot" (Greek: Κύπριος), written in Linear B syllabic script. The classical Greek form of the name is Κύπρος (Kýpros). The etymology of the name is unknown. Suggestions include:

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  2. Northern Cyprus - Wikipedia

    Northern Cyprus (Turkish: Kuzey Kıbrıs), officially the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC; Turkish: Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti, KKTC), is a de facto state that comprises the northeastern portion of the island of Cyprus.

  3. History of Cyprus - Wikipedia

    Cyprus's geographic position has caused Cyprus to be influenced by differing Eastern Mediterranean civilisations over the millennia. Cyprus is a small country. Periods of Cyprus's history from 1050 BC have been named according to styles of pottery found as follows:

  4. Paphos - Wikipedia

    Paphos / ˈ p æ f ɒ s / (Greek: Πάφος; Turkish: Baf), sometimes spelled Pafos, is a coastal city in southwest Cyprus and is the capital of Paphos District.In classical antiquity, two locations were called Paphos: Old Paphos, today known as Kouklia, and New Paphos.

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  6. Demographics of Cyprus - Wikipedia

    The Turkish invasion of Cyprus in 1974 de facto partitioned the island into two political areas: 99.5% of Greek Cypriots now live in the Republic of Cyprus while 98.7% of Turkish Cypriots live in Northern Cyprus (of other nationalities, 99.2% live in the Greek Cypriot area in the south).

  7. Limassol - Wikipedia

    Cyprus was therefore handed over to the French dynasty of the house of Lusignan, thus establishing the medieval Kingdom of Cyprus. For a period of about three centuries 1175–1489, Limassol enjoyed remarkable prosperity. Cyprus was characterised by its great number of Latin bishops.

  8. Larnaca - Wikipedia

    Larnaca (Greek: Λάρνακα; Turkish: Larnaka) is a city on the southern coast of Cyprus and the capital of the eponymous district.It is the third-largest city in the country, after Nicosia and Limassol, with a metro population of 144,200 in 2015.

  9. Turkish invasion of Cyprus - Wikipedia

    The Turkish invasion of Cyprus (Turkish: Kıbrıs Barış Harekâtı, lit. 'Cyprus peace operation' and Greek: Τουρκική εισβολή στην Κύπρο, romanized: Tourkikí eisvolí stin Kýpro), code-named by Turkey as Operation Atilla, (Turkish: Atilla Harekâtı) was a Turkish military invasion of the island country of Cyprus.

  10. Cyprus – Wikipédia

    Cyprus, gr. Κύπρος (Kýpros), tr. Kibris, dlhý tvar Cyperská republika (po grécky Κυπριακή Δημοκρατία – Kypriakí Dimokratía), je štát na ostrove Cyprus v Stredozemnom mori, 113 kilometrov južne od Turecka.

    • Kipriaki dimokratia (gr.), Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti (tur.)
    • Nikózia, 35°10′ s.š. 33°22′ v.d.
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  11. Κύπρος - ΒικιπαίδειαΚύπρος

    Η Κύπρος (τουρκ. Kıbrıs), επίσημα Κυπριακή Δημοκρατία (τουρκ. Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti) ή Δημοκρατία της Κύπρου όπως αναφέρεται στο Σύνταγμα, είναι νησιωτικό κράτος της ανατολικής Μεσογείου και το τρίτο μεγαλύτερο σε πληθυσμό και ...