[Tagging] capital and state_capital: how are they being used in your country?

Frank Little frankosm at xs4all.nl
Mon May 19 00:24:48 UTC 2014

Sunday, May 18, 2014 2:43 PM John Pakker wrote:

>Honest question: are there capitals for something besides countries and states?

Italy has both regions and provinces.

For example:

- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abruzzo (Region) Capital: L'Aquila

- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Province_of_Chieti (Province) Capital: Chieti

(and the main town of a comune is technically a capital too).

So L'Aquila is the capital of the Region and its own Province too.

Rome is the capital of Italy, of the Region of Lazio, and the Province of 
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