Castro

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Castro is a Romance language word that originally derived from Latin castrum, a pre-Roman military camp or fortification (cf: Greek: kastron; Proto-Celtic: * *Kassrik; Breton: kaer, *kastro). The English-language equivalent is chester.

It may refer to :

Places and jurisdictions[edit]

Brazil[edit]

  • Castro, Paraná, a municipality in the state of Paraná in the Southern Region of Brazil.

Chile[edit]

Greece[edit]

  • Curiate Italian designation for the Latin Catholic titular bishopric of Moglæna, now Almopia, a municipality of the Pella regional unit in Greek Macedonia.

Italy[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

United States[edit]

People[edit]

Other uses[edit]

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