Rōwrenoc (Virginia)

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Roanoke, Virginia
Roanoke, Virginia sƿā gesegen æt nihte of þǣm Mill Beorg Steorra.
Roanoke, Virginia sƿā gesegen æt nihte of þǣm Mill Beorg Steorra.
Official seal of Roanoke, Virginia
Seal
Ymbenama: Sēo Tungolburg
Steall in Virginian
Steall in Virginian
Coordinates: 37°16′00″N 79°56′00″W / 37.266666666667°N 79.933333333333°W / 37.266666666667; -79.933333333333
Land Geānlǣht Rīcu American
Rīce Virginia
Scīr Selfstandendu burg
Lēodweard
 - Burgealdor David A. Boƿers
Landmearc
 - Burg 111.4 km²  (43 sq mi)
Elevation [1] [2] 269-530 m (883-1,740 ft)
Lēodrǣden (2005)
 - Burg 92,631
 - Ealdorburg 295,700
Tīdgeard Ēasterne (EST) (UTC-5)
 - Sumor (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Webstede: RoanokeVA.gov

Roanoke (oþþe Rōƿrenoc tō ōðerre ƿrītunge) is ceaster in Virginian rīce þāra Geāndena Rīca. Sēo is cūþ sƿā "Tungolburg þæs Sūðdǣles". Sēo burg is nīehst þǣre byrig Salemes and þǣm tūne Finntūnes. Be þǣre 2000. gēares lēodtellinge, Rōƿrenoc hæfþ 94,911 lēoda. Sēo Rōƿrenoc ēa dǣlþ þā byrig.

Stǣr[adihtan | ādihtan fruman]

Onstellung[adihtan | ādihtan fruman]

Se tūn ǣrest hātte Micel Licc ƿæs in þǣm 1852. gēare onsteald and in þǣm 1874. gebōcod. Man nemde hīe Micel Licc for þǣre miclan sealtennesse þǣre Rōƿrenoc ēa, þe getēonode dēor tō þǣm stede nēah þǣre ēa. [3] In þǣm 1882. gēare hēo ƿearþ se tūn Rōƿrenoces, and in þǣm 1884. ƿearþ selfstandendu burg Rōƿrenoces. Man sægþ þæt se nama "Roanoke" ƿēnunga cume of þǣm Algōncigiscan ƿorde sciellfēos,[4] þe man ǣrest sƿā "Raƿrenok" ƿrāt. Þis ƿæs ēac se nama þǣre ēa þe dǣlþ hīe (þeonon cōm þæt sciellfeoh), and þǣre scīre.[5]

Fruman[adihtan | ādihtan fruman]

Steallrīm: 37°16′N, 79°56′W