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Meaning of "Alicante" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ALICANTE

Alicante  [ˌælɪˈkæntɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ALICANTE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Alicante is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ALICANTE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Alicante

Alicante

Alicante, or Alacant, both official names, is a city and port in Spain on the Costa Blanca, the capital of the province of Alicante and of the comarca of Alacantí, in the south of the Valencian Community. It is also a historic Mediterranean port. The population of the city of Alicante proper was 334,329, estimated as of 2011, ranking as the second-largest Valencian city. Including nearby municipalities, the Alicante conurbation had 462,281 residents. The population of the metropolitan area was 771,061 as of 2011 estimates, ranking as the eighth-largest metropolitan area of Spain.

Definition of Alicante in the English dictionary

The definition of Alicante in the dictionary is a port in SE Spain: commercial centre. Pop: 305 911 Catalan name: Alacant.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ALICANTE


ante
ˈæntɪ
anti
ˈæntɪ
Ashanti
əˈʃæntɪ
avanti
æˈvæntɪ
bacchante
bəˈkæntɪ
canty
ˈkæntɪ
chianti
kɪˈæntɪ
Dante
ˈdæntɪ
Durante
dəˈræntɪ
Fanti
ˈfæntɪ
infante
ɪnˈfæntɪ
meranti
mɪˈræntɪ
panty
ˈpæntɪ
pesante
pəˈzæntɪ
scanty
ˈskæntɪ
shanty
ˈʃæntɪ
spumante
spuːˈmæntɪ
vigilante
ˌvɪdʒɪˈlæntɪ
volante
vɒˈlæntɪ
Ypsilanti
ˌɪpsɪˈlæntɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ALICANTE

Algren
alguacil
alguazil
algum
Alhambra
Alhambresque
Ali
Ali Baba
Ali Pasha
alias
aliasing
alibi
alible
alicant
Alice
Alice band
Alice Springs
Alice-in-Wonderland

WORDS THAT END LIKE ALICANTE

andante
bandeirante
Bramante
concertante
confidante
courante
croquante
debutante
dilettante
ex ante
flamboyante
frizzante
governante
intrigante
Marie Galante
picante
poste restante
Rosinante
suivante
up the ante

Synonyms and antonyms of Alicante in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Alicante» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ALICANTE

Find out the translation of Alicante to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Alicante from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Alicante» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

阿利坎特
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Alicante
570 millions of speakers

English

Alicante
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Alicante
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أليكانتي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Аликанте
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Alicante
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Alicante স্বাগতম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Alicante
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Alicante
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Alicante
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アリカンテ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

알리 칸테
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Alicante
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Alicante
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

லாஸ் பால்மாஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अॅलिकँटे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Alicante
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Alicante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Alicante
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Аліканте
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Alicante
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Αλικάντε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Alicante
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Alicante
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Alicante
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Alicante

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ALICANTE»

The term «Alicante» is very widely used and occupies the 10.213 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ALICANTE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Alicante» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Alicante» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Alicante

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ALICANTE»

Discover the use of Alicante in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Alicante and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Going Native in Alicante
Much more than a tourist guide Going Native in Alicante presents a native's view of the province. The volume is written for long-term visitors who want to become a true part of their new home.
Susan Bearder, Debbie Jenkins, 2008
2
Alicante '98
France H Dpto. Ciencias de la Tierra y Medio Ambiente. Fac. de Ciencias. Univ. de Alicante. 03080 Alicante. Spain 1. INTRODUCTION Geologic setting of the Cretaceous carbonate platforms of the External Betics During the Cretaceous time, ...
Alfonso Meléndez Hevia, Ana Rosa Soria, Instituto Tecnológico Geominero de España, 1998
3
Settlement and pottery in the Vinalopó Valley (Alicante, ...
This book presents a description and assessment of the archaeology of the Vinalopo Valley, Alicante, during the late Roman and Visigothic periods, concentrating on an examination of the evolution of settlement and a study of local, regional ...
Paul Reynolds, 1993
4
Natural Language Processing and Information Systems: 16th ...
16th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2011, Alicante, Spain, June 28-30, 2011, Proceedings Rafael Munoz, Andres Montoyo, Elisabeth Metais ...
Rafael Munoz, Andres Montoyo, Elisabeth Metais, 2011
5
Working and Living Spain
From Dublin and Cork to destinations including Alicante, Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, Santiago de Compostela, Seville, and Tenerife. • Air Scotland (t 0141 848 4990; www.air-scotland.com). From Aberdeen to ...
Harvey Holtom, 2008
6
Alicante: Port of Alicante
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books Llc, 2010
7
Costa Blanca: Denia, Calpe, Benidorm, Alcoy, Alicante, ...
Not only the spectacular and variedmountains close to the coast, but also the marvellous spring blossom and warm autumn days have attractedwalkers and climbers from all over Europe for decades.Gill Round, who lives in the Costa Blanca and ...
Gill Round, 2007
8
Cruising the Mediterranean: A Guide to the Ports of Call
Tourist information offices: Cartagena, Plaza Almirante Bastarreche, v 968-506- 483; Alicante, Explanada de Espana 2, v 965-200-000 These two ports are separated by a distance of only 75 miles. A stop in one could be used to see either or ...
Larry H. Ludmer, 2002
9
The Florist and pomologist
Vine is a vigorous grower ; foliage very distinct, and covered with down. I should certainly advise Mr. Saul, or any one else, to plant the true Alicante if they want a really handsome late black Grape. Keele Hall. William Hill. Yotjr correspondent ...
Robert Hogg, 1865
10
Valencia Land of Wine: a winemaker's selection
Poveda Luz (Monòver 1926–Alicante 1981) was one of the finest wine men that this country has produced. Trained as a wine- maker in Requena, he was part of a generation which, under the guidance of “maestre” Pascual Carrión (director of  ...
Joan C. Martín

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ALICANTE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Alicante is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Enticing Alicante: cheap and cheerful, Spanish style
Enticing Alicante cheap and cheerful, Out and about, Spanish style There are spectacular views over Alicante and the Mediterranean from the ... «The West Australian, Jul 15»
2
Stockbroker's Testosterone Makes Them Take Financial Risks
According to lead author, Dr. Carlos Cueva PhD from the Department of Economics at the University of Alicante, Spain, “Our view is that ... «Times Gazette, Jul 15»
3
Inside story: Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing reveal the secret behind …
ADOR winning the opening leg from Alicante to Cape Town, fending off a late fight back from Dongfeng Race Team. Claiming a vital victory on ... «Sport360°, Jul 15»
4
Stockholm traffic passes 2m as fashion sale begins
... Faro will also continue during the winter and the summer only services to Malaga, Palma and Alicante will now be operated all year round. «TRBusiness, Jul 15»
5
Siena Legend Kenny Hasbrouck To Teach Skills Development
He has built a solid resume in Europe with Meridiano Alicante (2010-11) in Spain's top league, EWE Basket in Germany's Bundesliga ... «4guysinblazers Siena Saints Fan Blog, Jul 15»
6
Richest and poorest towns named in Spain
On the other end of the scale, workers in the Alicante holiday resort of Torrevieja in Alicante are Spain's poorest workers with an average ... «Olive Press, Jul 15»
7
Can you be happy in Alicante? Assessing inherent distinctiveness
For a while now the widespread perception has been that OHIM's policy regarding the registrability of marks has gradually been becoming ... «Lexology, Jul 15»
8
Stay sober at end of term parties or face embarrassment, teachers told
He wrote: “I suggest that as you contemplate that EasyJet flight to Alicante, you temper your excitement by giving a thought to one or two of the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
9
Enticing Alicante cheap and cheerful, Out and about, Spanish style
Enticing Alicante cheap and cheerful, Out and about, Spanish style There are spectacular views over Alicante and the Mediterranean from the ... «The West Australian, Jul 15»
10
Owner pays price over Alicante flat used for prostitution
THE owner of an apartment in a building in Avenida Maisonnave in Alicante has been banned from renting it out for a period of three years after ... «Euro Weekly News, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Alicante [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/alicante>. Sep 2021 ».
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