Britain - traduction anglais-français forums pour discuter de britain, voir ses formes composées, des exemples et poser vos questions gratuit. Britain before brexit: a portrait of the country and its people the independent’s photographer richard morgan examines his own country in the midst of brexit’s chaos, scrutinising the. Definition of britain in the definitionsnet dictionary meaning of britain what does britain mean information and translations of britain in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web. The battle of britain (german: luftschlacht um england, literally the air battle for england) was a military campaign of the second world war, in which the royal air force (raf) defended the united kingdom (uk) against large-scale attacks by nazi germany's air force, the luftwaffeit has been described as the first major military campaign fought entirely by air forces.
A rocky, remote outcrop in scotland inspired the realisation that the earth was millions of years old – and led charles darwin to his theory of evolution. The name of 'britain'  ought to answer every purpose, or if that be thought too condensed, it may be pluralized into ‘the britains’ related terms [ edit ] breton. Roman britain (latin: britannia or, later, britanniae, the britains) was the area of the island of great britain that was governed by the roman empire, from 43 to 410 ad: 129–131 it comprised almost all of england and wales and, for a short period, southern scotland. Welcome to the official home of britain's got talent on youtube watch your favourite highlights from the current or previous series of britain's got talent.
1 'britain' britain or great britain consists of england, scotland, and wales the united kingdom consists of england, scotland, wales, and northern ireland the british isles refers to britain, ireland, and all the smaller islands around the coast. An inhabitant of great britain a citizen of the united kingdom (historical) a celtic-speaking inhabitant of southern great britain at the time of the roman conquest riton (historical: celtic inhabitant of southern britain at the time of the roman conquest. The britain elects poll tracker is a modified seven point moving average with weightings so as to counter more prolific pollsters only british polling council pollsters who adhere to the standards set by the council are featured in our tracker. A thematic guide to britain for visitors and students, including tourism, cities and british life and institutions.
Visitbritain shop is the official shop of the british tourist board, and has everything you need for a great trip to britain, including travelcards, rail passes and tickets to a variety of attractions. A veces se usa el término england para referirse a la totalidad del país, aunque no es un término usado con precisión sin embargo, mucha gente confunde a menudo los nombres britain, great britain, united kingdom y british isles. Great britain is a political term which describes the combination of england, scotland, and wales, the three nations which together include all the land on the islandit is also a geographical term referring to the island on which the greater parts of england, wales and scotland are situated. Great britain is a large island in the north atlantic ocean off the northwest coast of continental europewith an area of 209,331 km 2 (80,823 sq mi), great britain is the largest of the british isles, the largest european island, and the ninth-largest island in the world in 2011, the island had a population of about 61 million people, making it the world's third-most populous island after. The names great britain and united kingdom are often used interchangeably however, they are not actually synonymous the reason for the two names, and the difference between them, has to do with the expansive history of the british isles.
Examples from literature a game from britain is becoming very popular in other countries: snooker in 1714, britain asked clockmakers to make a clock for boats. Tweet with a location you can add location information to your tweets, such as your city or precise location, from the web and via third-party applications. World news about great britain breaking news and archival information about its people, politics and economy from the new york times.
While many people use the terms united kingdom, great britain, and england interchangeably, there is a difference between them—one is a country, the second is an island, and the third is a part of an island. The term britain is a linguistic descendant of one of the oldest known names for great britain, an island off the north-western coast of continental europethe terms briton and british, similarly derived, refer to its inhabitants and, to varying extents, the smaller islands in the vicinity british isles is the only ancient name for these islands to survive in general usage. Where is britain britain is part of an island lying off the western coast of europe, comprising the main territory of the united kingdom what is britain britain is the official name given to the kingdom of england and the principality of walesthe name was made popular by the romans when they came to the british islands. Definition of britain - the island containing england, wales, and scotland the name is broadly synonymous with great britain, but the longer form is more.
Great britain: great britain, island lying off the western coast of europe and consisting of england, scotland, and wales the term is often used as a synonym for the united kingdom, which also includes northern ireland and a number of offshore. Things to do in new britain, connecticut: see tripadvisor's 4,646 traveler reviews and photos of new britain tourist attractions find what to do today, this weekend, or in november we have reviews of the best places to see in new britain visit top-rated & must-see attractions. Explore great britain holidays and discover the best time and places to visit | the clue's in the name great britain packs so much greatness into its pint-sized shores: crumbling castles, soaring cathedrals, quaint villages, timeless landscapes and history galore.