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Morelos
Location
Statistics
Capital Cuernavaca
Area 4,950 km²
Ranked 30th
Population
(2005 census)
1,612,899
Ranked 22nd
HDI (2004) 0.7856 - medium
Ranked 16th
Governor
(2000-2006)
Sergio Alberto Estrada Cajigal Ramírez (PAN)
Federal Deputies PRI: 2
PAN: 2
Federal Senators PAN: 2
PRI: 1
ISO 3166-2
Postal Abbr.
MX-MOR
Mor.

Morelos is one of the constituent states of Mexico. Morelos has an area of about 4,941 km², making it the second smallest of the country's states. Image File history File links Mx-mor. ... Map of Mexico, showing Morelos state, from de wikipedia This image is assumed to be in the Public Domain by analogy with Image:Tamaulipas in Mexiko. ... Cuernavaca is the capital city of the state of Morelos in Mexico. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... Political division of Mexico The following table presents a listing of Mexicos 31 federal states (and its Federal District, officially not a state), ranked in order of their surface area. ... Political division of Mexico The following table presents a listing of Mexicos 31 federal states (and its Federal District, officially not a state), ranked in order of their total population (per year 2000 census data from INEGI). ... The UN Human Development Index (HDI) measures poverty, literacy, education, life expectancy, and other factors. ... States of Mexico The following table presents a listing of Mexicos 31 federal states (and its Federal District, officially not a state), ranked in order of their Human Development Index, as reported by the United Nations in 2004. ... The United Mexican States ( Mexico) is a federal republic comprising 31 states and one federal district (the Mexican Federal District, or Distrito Federal). ... The Chamber of Deputies (Spanish: Cámara de Diputados) is the lower house of Mexicos bicameral legislature, the Congress of the Union. ... The Institutional Revolutionary Party (Spanish: Partido Revolucionario Institucional or PRI) is a Mexican political party that wielded hegemonic power in the country—under a succession of names—for more than 70 years. ... The National Action Party (Spanish: Partido Acción Nacional), known by the acronym PAN, is a conservative and Christian Democratic party and one of the three main political parties in Mexico. ... The Senate (Spanish: Cámara de Senadores or Senado) is the upper house of Mexicos bicameral Congress. ... ISO 3166-2 is the second part of the ISO 3166 standard. ... The United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos or Mexico) comprises 31 states (estados) and one federal district (Distrito Federal), which contains the capital, Mexico City. ...


Morelos is bordered by the states of México to the north and west, Puebla to the east, and Guerrero to the south. In 2003 the estimated population was 1,616,900 people. The United Mexican States. ... The Mexican state of Puebla is located in the center of the country, to the east of Mexico City. ... Guerrero is a state in the United Mexican States. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


The capital of Morelos is the city of Cuernavaca. Morelos also contains the cities of Cuautla, Jiutepec, and Temixco, and the Pre-Columbian ruins of Xochicalco. Cuernavaca is the capital city of the state of Morelos in Mexico. ... Cuautla is a city and its surrounding municipality in the Mexican state of Morelos. ... Jiutepec is a municipality in the Mexican state of Morelos. ... Temixco is a municipality in the Mexican state of Morelos. ... The term Pre-Columbian is used to refer to the cultures of the New World in the era before significant European influence. ... Xochicalco is a Pre-Columbian archeological site in the western part of the Morelos, Mexico. ...


Morelos was named after José María Morelos, one of the heroes of Mexico's War of Independence. Anenecuilco in Morelos was the hometown of Emiliano Zapata. The state was the center of Zapata's revolutionary activity. Portrait of José María Morelos, oil painting José María Morelos y Pavón (30 September 1765 - 22 December 1815) was one of the main early leaders of Mexicos struggle for independence from Spain. ... From the Greek cognate , in mythology and folklore, a hero (male) or heroine (female) is an eminent character archetype that quintessentially embodies key traits valued by its originating culture. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Photo of Emiliano Zapata (right) and his brother Eufemio Zapata Emiliano Zapata Salazar (August 8, 1879 – April 10, 1919) was a leading figure in the Mexican Revolution against the dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz that broke out in 1910. ...


Morelos was traditionally Nahuatl-speaking territory, and variants of the language are still spoken today in towns such as Cuentepec, Hueyapan, and (a very different variant) Tetelcingo. Nahuatl is a native language of central Mexico. ...


Municipalities

Morelos is subdivided into 33 municipalities (municipios). See Municipalities of Morelos. A municipality or general-purpose district (compare with: special-purpose district) is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ...


Morelos' capital is Cuernavaca, also known as "La Ciudad de la Eterna Primavera", "The City of Eternal Spring".


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The Man José María Morelos (4795 words)
Morelos, of course, was not particularly concerned about saving his life, but by that time, in anticipation of being degraded from the priesthood, he probably had become concerned about his soul.
Morelos' trial before the united jurisdictions was concluded at noon on November 23, and the testimony was submitted to Pedro de Fonte, Archbishop-elect of Mexico, who was to pass a sentence of degradation, in accordance with arrangements already made with the viceroy, and then deliver the prisoner to the civil authority.
Since Morelos had forsaken the doctrines of the Church in favor of the heresies of Hobbes, Helvetius, Voltaire, Luther, and other pestilential writers, the charges stated, the accused was declared a heretic, apostate of the holy faith, an atheist, materialist, deist, libertine, implacable enemy of Christianity and the state, a vile seducer, hypocrite, and traitor.
Morelos (76 words)
Morelos is a state in the United States of Mexico.
Morelos is bordered by the Mexican states of Mexico State to the north and west, Puebla to the east, and Guerrero to the south.
The capital of Morelos is the city of Cuernavaca[?].
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