Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "Bhisho" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF BHISHO

Bhisho  [ˈbɪʃəʊ] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BHISHO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bhisho 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 BHISHO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bhisho

Bhisho is the capital of the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa. The Provincial legislature and many other government departments are headquartered in the town. Bhisho is the Xhosa word for buffalo, which is also the name of the river that runs through this town. The town is part of the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality of the Eastern Cape, the urban agglomeration around East London.

Definition of Bhisho in the English dictionary

The definition of Bhisho in the dictionary is a town in S S Africa, on the Buffalo River adjacent to King Williams Town; the capital of Eastern Cape, it was formerly the capital of the Ciskei Bantu homeland: it is the centre of a sheep and cattle ranching area with various industries.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BHISHO


airshow
ˈɛəˌʃəʊ
ancho
ˈæntʃəʊ
Bisho
ˈbɪʃəʊ
concho
ˈkɒntʃəʊ
gaucho
ˈɡaʊtʃəʊ
gazpacho
ɡəzˈpɑːtʃəʊ
honcho
ˈhɒntʃəʊ
macho
ˈmætʃəʊ
muchacho
muːˈtʃɑːtʃəʊ
mucho
ˈmʊtʃəʊ
nacho
ˈnɑːtʃəʊ
poncho
ˈpɒntʃəʊ
rancho
ˈrɑːntʃəʊ
sancho
ˈsæntʃəʊ
show
ʃəʊ
sideshow
ˈsaɪdˌʃəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BHISHO

Bhatpara
bhavan
Bhavnagar
bhawan
bheesties
bheesty
bhikhu
bhikkhuni
bhindi
bhishti
Bhopal
bhp
BHS
Bhubaneswar
bhuna
bhut
Bhutan
Bhutanese
Bhutto

WORDS THAT END LIKE BHISHO

basho
boho
camsho
echo
ho
ho-ho
Idaho
Jericho
Lesotho
Matsuo Basho
Nasho
Ogbomosho
pho
posho
psycho
soho
Taisho
toho
who
you-know-who

Synonyms and antonyms of Bhisho in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Bhisho» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF BHISHO

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

Translator English - Chinese

Bhisho
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Bhisho
570 millions of speakers

English

Bhisho
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Bhisho
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

Bhisho
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Bhisho
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Bhisho
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Bhisho
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Bhisho
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bhisho
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bhisho
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Bhisho
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Bhisho
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bhisho
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Bhisho
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிஷோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भीष्म
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bhisho
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Bhisho
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Bhisho
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Bhisho
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Bhisho
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Bhisho
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Bhisho
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Bhisho
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Bhisho
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Bhisho

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BHISHO»

The term «Bhisho» is regularly used and occupies the 91.892 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
57
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «Bhisho» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of Bhisho
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «Bhisho».

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

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BHISHO»

Discover the use of Bhisho in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Bhisho and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Articles on Eastern Cape, Including: Bhisho, Ben Macdhui, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011
2
South Africa Lesotho and Swaziland
Greyhound (www.greyhound.co.za) also stops in town on its daily run between Jo'burg/ Pretoria (R340, 12 hours) and East London (R150, one hour) via Bloemfontein (R245, 61⁄2 hours). Minibus taxis run from King to Bhisho (R12, ...
James Bainbridge, 2010
3
South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland
Greyhound (www.greyhound.co.za) also stops in town on its daily run between Jo'burg/Pre- toria (R300, 12 hours) and East London (R95, one hour) via Bloemfontein (R215, six hours). Minibus taxis run from King to Bhisho (R10, 20 minutes).
Kate Armstrong, 2006
4
On the Crutches
It is very sad that Sister Patrick died in a car crash on the way from Bhisho on the road N2 National Road near Ndabakazi Township-Butterworth. It was really bad to know that she had gone to Bhisho to find out about the school grant, and it is ...
Isaac Mbuyiselo Mraxa
5
Biko: A Life
Of course, the towns had their original names too, such as Qonce or Bhisho for King William's Town. My granduncle, Benjamin kaTyamzashe (popularly known as B ka-T), composed a song for the town titled Bhisho ikhaya lam – Bhisho is my  ...
Xolela Mangcu, 2013
6
Gaffney's Local Government in South Africa
Website: www.ecprov.gov.za PROVINCIAL LEGISLATURE Ms Noxolo Kiviet, Premier PREMIER: Ms Noxolo Kiviet Private Bag X0047, Bhisho, 5605 Office of the Premier Building, 2nd Floor, Independence Avenue, Bhisho Tel: (040) 609- 6301 ...
7
Articles on Populated Places in the Eastern Cape, Including: ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011
8
Falling Into Place: The Story of Modern South African Place ...
... Betsie Verwoerd Street 126 Beyers Naude Drive 136 Beyers Naude Square 136 Bhashee 75 See Mbhashe Bhekimfundo 7 Bhekithemba 7 Bhisho 75 Bijlkor 27 Bill Briggs' Beacon 49 Bisho 75 See Bhisho Blaauwbosch 19 Black Bird's Bunk ...
Elwyn Jenkins, 2007
9
Frommer's South Africa
... Bulungula Butterworth Haga Haga Morgan's Bay Coffee Bay Hole In The Wall Cathcart Stutterheim Kei Road Bhisho Beacon Bay Mdantsane East London Grahamstown Fort Beaufort Port Alfred BETH dford King William'sTown KWANDWE ...
Pippa de Bruyn, Keith Bain, 2012
10
Community Quality-of-Life Indicators: Best Cases V: Best ...
The municipality was formed in 2000 through an amalgamation of the local municipalities of East London, King William's Town, Bhisho and some smaller municipalities. Buffalo City is located between the former homelands of Ciskei and ...
M. Joseph Sirgy, Rhonda Phillips, Don R. Rahtz, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BHISHO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Bhisho is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Phase two of new Bhisho offices gets green light
Premier Phumulo Masualle's executive council gives the go-ahead for the roll-out of phase two of the new multimillion-rand Bhisho offices. «eProp.co.za, Jul 15»
2
Eastern Cape Hospital Faces Crisis Due to Initiate Influx
"The Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Fikile Xhasa, accompanied by senior health officials from Bhisho, is currently ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
3
Hearts, minds and flushing toilets
The good news is R7m from Bhisho to offset debt, along with the promise of legal capacity. As administrator Pam Yako points out, the ... «Grocott's Mail Online, Jun 15»
4
'Redeployment' rewards failure
... been “redeployed” to the National Council of Provinces and her erstwhile deputy, Temba Tinta, is off to the provincial legislature in Bhisho. «News24, Jun 15»
5
South Africa: Smallholder Eastern Cape citrus farmers receive funding
... made the allocation while delivering his 2015-16 policy speech at the legislature building in the provincial capital Bhisho this week. «Fresh Fruit Portal, Jun 15»
6
ANC must remove Makana Municipality mayor‚ says DA
Last week‚ the African National Congress (ANC) replaced the mayor of the Buffalo City Municipality‚ Zukiswa Ncitha‚ with Bhisho MPL Alfred ... «Sowetan Live, Jun 15»
7
Swearing in of Buffalo City mayor postponed
Ncitha is heading to the National Council of Provinces as an MP, and Tinta to the Bhisho legislature as an MPL. The municipal manager, Andile ... «News24, Jun 15»
8
Bhisho sex-for-jobs probe finds no evidence
A co-operative governance and traditional affairs (Cogta) investigation into sex-for-jobs allegations in Bhisho found no substantiating evidence ... «Sowetan Live, Jun 15»
9
New Buffalo City Mayor, Deputy to Be Sworn in
... administrative changes. Ncitha will be redeployed to the National Council of Provinces and Tinta to the Bhisho Legislature as an ANC MPL. «AllAfrica.com, Jun 15»
10
ANC announces reshuffle in Buffalo City metro
EAST LONDON — The Eastern Cape ANC on Friday announced that Bhisho MPLs Alfred Mtsi and Xola Pakati will take over as Buffalo City ... «BDlive, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Bhisho [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bhisho>. Oct 2019 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z