Some articles on places named, places, place, named:
... The list of places named after places in the United States identifies namesake places and the eponymic United States place for which they are named ... For valleys and the encompassing basins named for rivers, e.g ... the Mississippi Valley named for the Mississippi River, see CategoryRiver valleys and CategoryBasins of the United States ...
... finished the first month of the league season in ninth place ... In the newly-named Football League Championship, Wigan Athletic are top of the table and level on points with Stoke City ... in the playoffs last season, occupy third place ...
Famous quotes containing the words named and/or places:
“Methinks it would be some advantage to philosophy if men were named merely in the gross, as they are known. It would be necessary only to know the genus and perhaps the race or variety, to know the individual. We are not prepared to believe that every private soldier in a Roman army had a name of his own,because we have not supposed that he had a character of his own.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“All places are alike,
And every earth is fit for burial.”
—Christopher Marlowe (15641593)