Selma


Selma

Selma may refer to: TOCright

Places

*Selma, Nova Scotia, Canada
*Selma, Switzerland, a village in the Grisons
*Selma, Algeria
*in the United States:
**Selma, Alabama, a city in Dallas County, best known for the Selma to Montgomery marches, three civil rights marches that began in this city
**Selma, Arkansas
**Selma, California, a city in Fresno County
**Selma, Colorado
**Selma, Indiana, a town located in Delaware County
**Selma, Iowa
**Selma, Kansas
**Selma, Louisiana
**Selma, Michigan
**Selma, Mississippi
**Selma, Missouri
**Selma, North Carolina, a town in Johnston County
**Selma, Ohio
**Selma, Oregon, an unincorporated community in Josephine County
**Selma, South Carolina
**Selma, Texas
***Selma, Guadalupe County, Texas
***Selma, Comal County, Texas
***Selma, Bexar County, Texas
**Selma, Virginia
***Selma, Staunton County, Virginia
***Selma, Alleghany County, Virginia

People

*Schwester Selma (1884-1984), an Israeli nurse
*Selma (singer) (born 1974), Icelandic singer, 1999 and 2005 representative in the Eurovision Song Contest
*Selma Bajrami (born 1980) Bosnian singer
*Selma Blair (born 1972), American actress
*Selma Diamond (1920-1985), Emmy Award-nominated actress
*Salma Hayek (born 1966), Academy Award-nominated actress, Emmy-winning director, film producer and television producer
*Selma Lagerlöf (1858–1940), Swedish author
*Selma Meerbaum-Eisinger (1924–1942), Romanian-born German-language poet

Other

*Selma (sea serpent), a sea monster in Seljord, Norway
*Selma Bouvier, a fictional character in "The Simpsons"
*Selma to Montgomery marches, three marches that marked the political and emotional peak of the American civil rights movement
* Selma Jezková, a fictional character in the Lars von Trier film Dancer in the Dark played by Björk


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  • Selma — Selma, AL U.S. city in Alabama Population (2000): 20512 Housing Units (2000): 9264 Land area (2000): 13.862794 sq. miles (35.904469 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.580171 sq. miles (1.502635 sq. km) Total area (2000): 14.442965 sq. miles (37.407104… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Selma — ist ein weiblicher Vorname, siehe Selma (Vorname) – dort auch Namensträgerinnen eine Kartoffelsorte, siehe Selma (Kartoffel) der Name eines norwegischen Seeungeheuers, siehe Selma (Seeungeheuer) Selma, Künstlername der isländischen Popsängerin… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Selma — Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Selma, AL — U.S. city in Alabama Population (2000): 20512 Housing Units (2000): 9264 Land area (2000): 13.862794 sq. miles (35.904469 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.580171 sq. miles (1.502635 sq. km) Total area (2000): 14.442965 sq. miles (37.407104 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Selma, CA — U.S. city in California Population (2000): 19444 Housing Units (2000): 5815 Land area (2000): 4.344364 sq. miles (11.251851 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 4.344364 sq. miles (11.251851 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Selma, IN — U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 880 Housing Units (2000): 349 Land area (2000): 0.848424 sq. miles (2.197409 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.848424 sq. miles (2.197409 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Selma, NC — U.S. town in North Carolina Population (2000): 5914 Housing Units (2000): 2515 Land area (2000): 3.230612 sq. miles (8.367247 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.230612 sq. miles (8.367247 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Selma, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 788 Housing Units (2000): 298 Land area (2000): 4.866418 sq. miles (12.603964 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 4.866418 sq. miles (12.603964 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Selma, VA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Virginia Population (2000): 485 Housing Units (2000): 217 Land area (2000): 0.314373 sq. miles (0.814222 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.314373 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Selma — Selma1 [sel′mə] n. [< ? Gr selma, a ship] a feminine name Selma2 [sel′mə] city in SC Ala.: site of a voter registration drive led by Martin Luther King, Jr., & starting point for a civil rights march to Montgomery, Ala. (1965): pop. 21,000 …   English World dictionary


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