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Amazon maist commonly refers tae:

  • The Amazons, a legendary naition o female warriors in Greek meethology, frae which the name is derived
  • The Amazon River in Sooth Americae, the lairgest river in the warld bi volume
  • Amazon.com, an American online sales company based in Seattle, Washington

Amazon can also refer tae:

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  • The Amazon Basin, the pairt o Sooth Americae drained bi the Amazon River an its tributaries
  • The Amazon rainforest, also kent as Amazonia, a moist broadleaf forest in the Amazon Basin
  • Amazon Creek, a tributary o the Long Tom River, Eugene, Oregon, Unitit States

Fowk[eedit | eedit soorce]

Amazon is an eponym, derived frae the legend, for ony woman warrior or athlete, includin:

  • Amazon, nom de guerre o a Roman gladiatrix at Halicarnassus
  • The Dahomey Amazons, an aw-female regiment o the Kinrick o Dahomey
  • Amazon feminism, a branch o feminism that emphasizes female physical prowess
  • The Amazonian Guard, an aw-female bodyguard unit o Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi
  • Amazons, or les Amazones des SDF, the Takembeng female protesters o Cameroon
  • The Los Angeles Amazons, a weemen's semi-professional American fitbaa team

Companies[eedit | eedit soorce]

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Muisic[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Amazon, Inglish title o Amazonka, a 2008 album bi Ukrainian sangster Ruslana

Sculpture[eedit | eedit soorce]

Televeesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

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Transportation[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  • Amazon, a GWR Iron Duke Class steam locomotive run bi the Great Wastren Railway in 1851
  • Amazon, a GWR 3031 Class locomotive built bi Great Wastern Railway in 1892
  • Amazon (automobile), a 1920s Breetish cyclecar
  • Volvo Amazon, a car model produced frae 1956–1970
  • Amazon, class 47 diesel locomotive no: D1675 (later 47089), uised on Breetish Rail frae Aprile 1965 tae Juin 1987

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