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Orange may refer to: Look up orange in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages. ...

The orange, the fruit from which the modern name of the orange colour comes. ... Binomial name (L.) Osbeck[1] Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Binomial name Maclura pomifera (Raf. ... For other uses, see Mulberry (disambiguation). ... Genera Antiaris Artocarpus - Breadfruit, Jackfruit Brosimum Broussonetia - Paper Mulberry Castilloa Cecropia Chlorophora Dorstenia Ficus - Fig, Banyan Maclura - Osage-orange Morus - Mulberry Musanga Pseudolmedia Streblus Treculia The flowering plant family Moraceae (Mulberry family) comprises some 40 genera and over 1000 species of plants widespread in tropical and subtropical regions, less common...

Heraldry

  • Orange (heraldry), an heraldic tincture

In heraldry, orange is a tincture, rarely used. ...

History and Politics

  • House of Orange-Nassau, the royal family of the Netherlands and a branch of the House of Nassau.
  • The Independent Orange Order, an offshoot from the Orange Order.
  • The Orange Order, a Protestant organization based in Ireland named after William; its members are known as Orangemen.
  • The Orange Revolution, a series of protests and political events that took place in Ukraine from late November 2004 to January 2005.
  • The Prince of Orange, a title of nobility borne by the heir apparent of the House of Orange.
  • Principality of Orange, a former principality in the south of France centred upon the town of Orange.
  • William III of Orange, one of several princes with that title.

The House of Orange-Nassau (in Dutch: Huis van Oranje-Nassau), a branch of the German House of Nassau, has played a central role in the political life of the Netherlands - and at times in Europe - since William I of Orange (also known as William the Silent and Father of... The Independent Loyal Orange Institution was formed in 1903 by Tom Sloan and others, who had been expelled from the Orange Order when they voiced opposition to it being used for party political ends by Ulster Unionists. ... The Orange Order is a Protestant fraternal organisation largely based in the province of Northern Ireland and in western Scotland but which has a worldwide membership. ... Orange-clad demonstrators gather in the Independence Square in Kiev on 22 November, 2004. ... Prince of Orange is a title of nobility, originally associated with the principality of Orange in southern France. ... // The Principality of Orange The title originally referred to the sovereign principality of Orange in valley of Rhone in southern France, which was a property of the House of Orange (1544 House of Orange-Nassau). ... Orange (Provençal Occitan: Aurenja in classical norm or Aurenjo in Mistralian norm) is a town and commune in the département of Vaucluse, in the south of France. ... William III King of England, Scotland and Ireland William III and II (14 November 1650–8 March 1702; also known as William Henry and William of Orange) was Prince of Orange from his birth, King of England and Ireland from 13 February 1689, and King of Scotland from 11 April...

Geography

in Australia:

in France: This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

in South Africa: Orange (Provençal Occitan: Aurenja in classical norm or Aurenjo in Mistralian norm) is a town and commune in the département of Vaucluse, in the south of France. ...

in the United States: Flag of the Orange Free State Capital Bloemfontein Language(s) Afrikaans, English Religion Dutch Reformed Church Government Republic President  - 1854 - 1855 Josias P. Hoffman  - 1855 - 1859 Jacobus Nicolaas Boshoff  - 1859 - 1863 Marthinus Wessel Pretorius (also President of the South African Republic from 1857 to 1871). ... The Orange River (Afrikaans/Dutch: Oranjerivier), Gariep River or Senqu River is the longest river in South Africa. ... Flag of Orange River Colony The Orange River Colony was a British colony created by the annexation of the Orange Free State in 1900, after the Boer War. ...

See also: Orangeville, Orange County (disambiguation), and Orange Township

Nickname: Motto: A Slice of Old Town Charm Location of Orange within Orange County, California. ... Manatees in Blue Spring State Park in Orange City Orange City is a city located in Volusia County, Florida. ... Orange is a town located in New Haven County, Connecticut. ... Orange is an unincorporated town in Orange Township, Fayette County, Indiana. ... Orange is a town located in Franklin County, Massachusetts. ... Orange is a town located in Grafton County, New Hampshire. ... Map of City of Orange in Essex County The City of Orange Township is a City in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. ... Orangeville, New York is a town in Wyoming County, New York. ... Arvilla (also Orange) is an unincorporated community in central Grand Forks County, North Dakota, United States. ... Orange is a village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, and is a suburb of Cleveland in the Northeast Ohio Region, the 14th largest Combined Statistical Area in the United States. ... Orange is a city located in Orange County, Texas. ... Orange is a town located in Orange County, Virginia. ... Orangeville is a town in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... Orange County is the name of several counties in the United States of America: Orange County, California. ... Orange Township may refer to: Orange Township, Pennsylvania Orange Township, Minnesota Orange Township, Kalkaska County, Michigan Orange Township, Ionia County, Michigan This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

Sports

The Miami Orange Bowl is a stadium in the City of Miami, Florida, west of Downtown in Little Havana. ... First international Belgium 1 - 4 Netherlands (Antwerp, Belgium; 30 April 1905) Biggest win Netherlands 9 - 0 Finland (Solna, Sweden; 4 July 1912) Netherlands 9 - 0 Norway (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 1 November 1972) Biggest defeat England Amateur 12 - 2 Netherlands (Darlington, England; 21 December 1907) World Cup Appearances 8 (First in 1934... The Orange Bowl is an annual college football game that is usually played on January 1 in the Miami, Florida metro area, in the United States. ... Syracuse University Logo. ...

Surname

James Edward Orange[1] (October 29, 1942 – February 16, 2008) was a pastor[2] and civil rights activist in the 1960s Civil Rights Movement in America. ... Jason Orange (born Jason Thomas Orange, 10 July 1970, Wythenshawe, Manchester, England) is an English singer and dancer. ... Take That are a British pop boy band formed by Nigel Martin Smith in Manchester in 1990. ... Leroy Orange was born on 20 July 1950 in Chicago, Illinois. ... Rhassan Orange (born August 25, 1975) is an American actor. ... Vincent Orange is a politician from Washington, DC, the capital of the United States. ...

Given name

  • Orange Ferriss (1814–1894), U.S. Congressman
  • Orange Jacobs (1827–1914), U.S. Congressman
  • Orange Judd (1822–1892), American agricultural chemist, editor, and publisher
  • Orange Merwin (1777–1853), U.S. Congressman

Orange Ferriss Orange Ferriss (November 26, 1814 - April 11, 1894) was a U.S. Representative from New York. ... Orange Jacobs (May 2, 1827 - May 21, 1914) was a Delegate from the Territory of Washington. ... Orange Judd (July 26, 1822 – December 27, 1892) was an American agricultural editor and publisher. ... Orange Merwin (April 7, 1777 - September 4, 1853) was a United States Representative from Connecticut. ...

Music and entertainment

Chang Chen-yue or Zhang Zhenyue, also known as A-Yue (Chinese: ; pinyin: ; born 2 May 1974) is a Taiwanese rock music performer best known for his 1998 hit song Ai Wo Bie Zou. He is a songwriter, singer and guitarist, and also a dance music DJ under the name... Orange is a 1994 album by the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. ... Orange is Al Stewarts 4th album originally released in 1972 and re-released in 1996 on CD. You Dont Even Know Me – 4:00 Amsterdam – 2:56 Songs Out of Clay – 4:16 The News from Spain – 6:34 I Dont Believe You (She Acts Like We... Sky One is British Sky Broadcastings flagship entertainment channel in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. ... Orange Record Label is a Canadian independent record label, located in Toronto, Ontario. ... Orange is a song performed by Irish comedian David ODoherty. ... David Javier ODoherty (born Dublin 1975) is an Irish stand-up comedian. ... Orange Twin Records is a Athens, Georgia based record label run by Laura Carter, a multi-instrumental member of Elephant 6 popsters Elf Power. ... Jeremiah Gottwald ) is a fictional character in the Sunrise anime series, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion. ... Original run – Episodes 25 TV anime: Director Gorō Taniguchi Writer Ichirō Ōkouchi Studio Sunrise Licensor Bandai Visual Bandai Entertainment Network MBS, TBS, Animax Original run – Episodes 13 (ongoing, 25 projected) Manga: Author Gorō Taniguchi Ichirō Ōkouchi Illustrator Majiko! Publisher Kadokawa Shoten English publisher Bandai Entertainment Magazine Monthly Asuka Manga: Author... For a mountain range in Indonesia, see Jayawijaya Mountains. ... Orange Box redirects here. ... Valve Corporation is an American video game developer based in Bellevue, Washington, USA, made famous by its first product, Half-Life, which was released in November 1998. ... It has been suggested that Xbox 360 Elite be merged into this article or section. ... The PlayStation 3 , trademarked PLAYSTATION®3,[3] commonly abbreviated PS3) is the third home video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment; successor to the PlayStation 2. ... A stylised illustration of a personal computer A personal computer (PC) is a computer whose original sales price, size, and capabilities make it useful for individuals, intended to be operated directly by an end user, with no intervening computer operator. ...

Telecommunication companies

Orange is the brand used by France Télécom for its mobile network operator and Internet service provider subsidiaries. ... Orange Dominicana is a mobile network operator in the Dominican Republic which is owned by France Télécom as part of its Orange brand. ... Orange España is a mobile telecommunications company in Spain. ... Partner Communications Co. ... Orange Jordan Formerly Jordan Telecom Group is a Jordanian public mobile telephone network operator, and is the operator of the mobile communications license granted to Jordan Telecom. ... Orange Moldova is a mobile network operator in Moldova. ... Orange Polska(earlier name Idea) is the brand name of Polands mobile phone network operator, Centertel. ... Orange România is Romanias largest GSM network operator, the subsidiary of Orange SA. It is now fully owned by the France Télécom Group (who owns Orange SA), the biggest initial investor, who graduatly increased its ownership. ... Orange Slovensko (earlier name Globtel) is a telecommunications company operating in Slovakia. ... Orange UK is a mobile network operator and internet service provider in the United Kingdom which is owned by Orange SA, a subsidiary of France Télécom // Orange (founded in 1994 by Hutchison Whampoa using its subsidiary Hutchison Telecom) is a telecommunications company specialising in mobile phones and subsequently...

Other business

Corporate logo of Orange Amplification Orange amplifier and cabinet with the distinctive tolex Orange Amplification is a British electric guitar and PA amplifier manufacturing company, famous for its distinctive bright orange tolex covering on amplifier heads and speaker cabinets. ... Orange Mountain Bikes UK Orange is a bicycle manufacturer, based in Halifax, Yorkshire in the UK. Orange produce a wide range of mountain bikes, ranging from the downhill 224 to the steel P7, descended from Oranges original Clockwork, named after the film. ... Orange Micro Inc. ... Orange SA IPA: is a mobile network operator and an internet service provider that is a subsidiary of France Télécom. ...

Other fields

  • Agent Orange, a powerful herbicide and defoliant used by the US military during the Vietnam War
  • Terry's Chocolate Orange, a popular chocolate product manufactured by Kraft Foods
  • War Plan Orange, a series of United States war plans, from the 1920s - 1940s, dealing with the possibility of war with Japan.

For other uses, see Agent Orange (disambiguation). ... Packaging of the Chocolate Orange Terrys Chocolate Orange is a popular chocolate product manufactured by Kraft Foods, originally sold only in the United Kingdom, but now sold all across the world. ... War Plan Orange (commonly known as Plan Orange or just Orange) refers to a series of United States Navy war plans for dealing with a possible war with Japan during the interwar years. ...

See also

* All pages beginning with orange

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Welcome to the Town of Orange (180 words)
Orange remained a simple farming community until the mid-1940's when postwar residential construction began.
Proper zoning foresight has let Orange develop into an open, well-planned residential community which retains the New England simplicity of which the residents are proud.
Orange is a desirable town in which to live, as evidenced by the above-average school system, a wide range of community services and easy access to urban areas of the state using Routes 1, 15, 34 and I-95, all of which traverse Orange.
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Sour orange, resistant to foot rot, became the preferred rootstock in low hammock and flatwoods soils with high water table until the discovery of the virus disease, tristeza, in Florida orange groves in 1952.
Orange slices and orange peel are candied as confections.
A vinous decoction of husked orange seeds is prescribed for urinary ailments in China and the juice of fresh orange leaves or a decoction of the dried leaves may be taken as a carminative or emmenagogue or applied on sores and ulcers.
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