Photographer's Note

Is still controversy the origin of Lisboa
The legend says that the place name comes from Allisubo, which means pleasant bay, with which the city designated by the Fenicians
However it also says that the place name comes from Lixbona, Water good.
The crows in the city arms represents that accompanied the body of St. Vincent from the cable of the same name to Lisbon, ran the year 1176
Reigned in 886 the Emir Abdullah

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  • Copyright: Joao Baptista (joaotagide) (132)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-00-00
  • Categories: Daily Life
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2010-06-02 4:53
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