A city of central British Columbia, Canada, at the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako Rivers. Founded as a fur-trading post called Fort George (established in 1807), it is now a distributing center for a lumbering region.
City in EC British Columbia, Canada: resort area.
Prince-george Sentence Examples
War followed, in which Turkey was easily successful and gained a small rectification of frontier; then a few months later Crete was taken over "en depot" by the Four Powers - Germany and Austria not participating, - and Prince George of Greece was appointed their mandatory.
According to the autonomous constitution of 1899 the supreme power was vested in Prince George of Greece, acting as high commissioner of the protecting powers.
The Greek government now despatched an ironclad and a cruiser to Canea, which were followed a few days later by a torpedo flotilla commanded by Prince George.
On the 26th of that month the nomination of Prince George of Greece as high commissioner of the powers in Crete for a period of three years (renewed in 1901) was formally announced, and on the 21st of December the prince landed at Suda and made his public entry into Canea amid enthusiastic demonstrations.
The extensive powers conferred by the constitution upon Prince George were increased by subsequent enactments.