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... personnel received 4,000 awards for gallantry, and 31 Victoria Crosses ... The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest military decoration which is, or has been, awarded for valour "in the face of the enemy" to members of the armed forces of the Commonwealth countries, and previous British Empire ... The Victoria Cross is awarded for.. ...
... Australia and New Zealand Victoria Bridge, Brisbane, a road bridge across the Brisbane River in Brisbane, Australia Victoria Bridge, Cambridge, New ... refer to the adjacent rail bridge United Kingdom Royal Victoria Dock Bridge, a footbridge across the Royal Victoria Dock near the ExCeL Exhibition ... Rest of world Victoria Bridge, Singapore, a road bridge across the Rochor River in Singapore Victoria Bridge, Malaysia, a rail bridge across the Perak River in Perak ...
... based at Coomoora Reserve competes in Football Federation Victoria Provisional League Division 2 South-East and Parkmore Soccer Club, near the new Hidden ...
... The obverse side of the coin shows a portrait of Queen Victoria wearing a veil, with the inscription "" (Victoria - By the grace of God), while the reverse ... coin was marked with its denomination and both used an identical portrait of Queen Victoria on the obverse ... coins dated 1888 and 1889 have an inverted Arabic 1 instead of the second I in VICTORIA as the result of a broken punch ...
... "Victoria Lady Welby and Charles Sanders Peirce meaning and signification" (in A ... "Meaning in the margins Victoria Lady Welby and significs" ... "Victoria, Lady Welby (1837–1912)" in M.E ...
More definitions of "Victoria":
- (noun): A state in southeastern Australia.
- (noun): (Roman mythology) goddess of victory; counterpart of Greek Nike.
- (noun): A waterfall in the Zambezi River on the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia; diminishes seasonally.
Synonyms: Victoria Falls
- (noun): Port city and the capital of Seychelles.
Synonyms: capital of Seychelles
- (noun): Queen of Great Britain and Ireland and empress of India from 1837 to 1901 (1819-1901).
Synonyms: Queen Victoria
- (noun): Capital of the Canadian province of British Columbia on Vancouver Island.
Famous quotes containing the word victoria:
“The men who are grandfathers should be the fathers. Grandpas get to do it right with their grandchildren.”
—Anonymous Grandparent. As quoted in Women and Their Fathers, by Victoria Secunda, ch. 2 (1992)
“Sometimes my wife complains that shes overwhelmed with work and just cant take one of the kids, for example, to a piano lesson. Ill offer to do it for her, and then shell say, No, Ill do it. We have to negotiate how much I trespass into that mother roleits not given up easily.”
—Anonymous Father. As quoted in Women and Their Fathers, by Victoria Secunda, ch. 3 (1992)