Uribe

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For other uses of Uribe, see Uribe (disambiguation).
Map of historical Uribe (red)
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The Merindad de Uribe or Uribealdea is a historical subdivision of Biscay, Basque Country, Spain. Today, the "Uribe" is usually defined by subdivisions caused by the urban development of the Greater Bilbao conurbation. These are:

Additionally, Barakaldo is now considered to be paprt of Left Bank and a few rural municipalities of the southernmost tip of historical Uribe are grouped with other areas in Arratia-Nerbioi.

Uribe is also a Basque surname. Etymologically it seems to read under the city/town but its meaning is not clear. Many people in Colombia, bears this surname, there are other branches in Mexico and Ecuador.

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Coordinates: 43°21′54″N 2°51′12″W / 43.36500°N 2.85333°W / 43.36500; -2.85333