Ceylon (disambiguation)

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Ceylon is a name of the island of Sri Lanka. It may also refer to:

Sri Lanka[edit]

United States[edit]

Naval ships[edit]

  • HMS Ceylon (1808), 32-gun frigate in the Royal Navy
  • HMS Ceylon (30), an 8000-ton displacement Crown Colony-class cruiser commissioned in 1943, which fought in the East Indies in World War II
  • Ceylon class cruiser, a sub-class of the Crown Colony class cruisers

Food and drink[edit]

  • Tea production in Sri Lanka discusses three kinds of tea referred to as Ceylon tea (black, green, and white)
  • Ceylon (curry), a family of curry recipes with coconut, lemon, and a specific Ceylon curry powder


See also[edit]

  • Names of Sri Lanka
  • Air Ceylon, the Sri Lankan national airline until 1978, then replaced by Air Lanka
  • Radio Ceylon, the oldest radio station in south Asia, then replaced by Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation in 1967
  • Ceylon ironwood or Mesua ferrea, a plant native to Sri Lanka