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Meaning of "Bougainville" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BOUGAINVILLE

Bougainville  [ˈbuːɡənˌvɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOUGAINVILLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bougainville 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 BOUGAINVILLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of Bougainville in the English dictionary

The definition of Bougainville in the dictionary is an island in the W Pacific, in Papua New Guinea: the largest of the Solomon Islands: unilaterally declared independence in 1990; occupied by government troops in 1992, and granted autonomy in 2001. Chief town: Kieta. Area: 10 049 sq km.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BOUGAINVILLE


anvil
ˈænvɪl
Baskerville
ˈbæskəˌvɪl
Costermansville
ˈkɒstəmənzˌvɪl
Elisabethville
ɪˈlɪzəbəθˌvɪl
Evansville
ˈɛvənzˌvɪl
Granville
ˈɡrænvɪl
Huntsville
ˈhʌntsvɪl
Jacksonville
ˈdʒæksənˌvɪl
Knoxville
ˈnɒksvɪl
Louisville
ˈluːɪˌvɪl
Mandeville
ˈmændəvɪl
Melville
ˈmɛlvɪl
Nashville
ˈnæʃvɪl
Oakville
ˈəʊkvɪl
Philippeville
ˈfɪlɪpˌvɪl
Seville
səˈvɪl
Somerville
ˈsʌməvɪl
Stanleyville
ˈstænlɪˌvɪl
Townsville
ˈtaʊnzvɪl
vill
vɪl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOUGAINVILLE

Boucher
Boucicault
bouderie
Boudicca

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOUGAINVILLE

Abbeville
Banville
bidonville
Brazzaville
cheville
Congo-Brazzaville
Deauville
dullsville
Fouquier-Tinville
Greville
Iberville
Isidore of Seville
Joinville
Libreville
Sackville
Sharpeville
taille
Tocqueville
vaudeville
venville
Woodville

Synonyms and antonyms of Bougainville in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Bougainville» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOUGAINVILLE

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

Translator English - Chinese

布干维尔
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Bougainville
570 millions of speakers

English

Bougainville
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Bougainville
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بوغانفيل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Бугенвиль
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Bougainville
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Bougainville
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Bougainville
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bougainville
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bougainville
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ブーゲンビル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

부건 빌
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bougainville
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Bougainville
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Bougainville
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बोगनविले
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bougainville
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Bougainville
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Bougainville
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Бугенвіль
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Bougainville
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Μπουγκενβίλ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Bougainville
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Bougainville
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Bougainville
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Bougainville

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOUGAINVILLE»

The term «Bougainville» is regularly used and occupies the 74.297 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOUGAINVILLE» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOUGAINVILLE»

Discover the use of Bougainville in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Bougainville and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Bougainville: Before the Conflict
One of the most beautiful island groups of the Pacific, Bougainville has a remarkable history. Tragically, it is as the site of devastating civil conflict that Bougainville is perhaps best known.
Anthony J. Regan, Helga-Maria Griffin, 2005
2
Bougainville: A Marine's Story
"Bougainville - A Marine's Story" is part of my father's (Doan Helms) autobiography.
Doan Helms, 2011
3
Peace on Bougainville: Truce Monitoring Group
This is a unique look at the country of Bougainville, its people, their history, and their move toward peace told from the perspectives of the people involved both within and outside of the process.
Rebecca Adams, 2001
4
Bougainville, 1943-1945: The Forgotten Campaign
This first phase of the conflict on Bougainville was begun on 1 November 1943 and proceeded without great difficulty. In conjunction with land-based Allied planes, the navy struck at the Japanese air bases on Bougainville and rendered them ...
Harry A. Gailey, 2013
5
Reconciliation and Architectures of Commitment: Sequencing ...
Following a bloody civil war, peace consolidated slowly and sequentially in Bougainville. That sequence was of both a top-down architecture of credible commitment in a formal peace process and layer upon layer of bottom-up reconciliation.
‎2010
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Storms and Dreams: Louis de Bougainville : Soldier, ...
A true Man of the Enlightenment, he was gifted in navigation, seamanship, soldiering, mathematics, longitude and latitude – many of the arts that made his age one of most productive and creative in modern history.John Dunmore, a ...
John Dunmore, 2005
7
The Tetherballs of Bougainville: A Novel
The Tetherballs of Bougainville skewers and celebrates American pop culture in the late twentieth century. Leyner's version of our lives is so deeply funny because it is so painfully true. From the Hardcover edition.
Mark Leyner, 2011
8
Bougainville Campaign Diary
"The account of [the author's] experiences as an Intelligence Officer of the PNG Defence Force deployment in the Bougainville counter-insurgency campaign of 1989"--p. vii.
Yauka Aluambo Liria, 1993
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--As mothers of the land: the birth of the Bougainville ...
This book tells the story of one of the deadliest crises of the last decades-the Bougainville conflict-and the peace process that followed, not through the eyes of politicians or military leaders, but through the personal accounts of ...
Josephine Tankunani Sirivi, Marilyn Taleo Havini, Australian National University. Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, 2004
10
The Governor's noble guest: Hyacinthe de Bougainville's ...
This book is a translation of the private diaries kept by the Baron during his stay in New South Wales.
Hyancinthe Yves Philippe Potentien Bougainville (Baron de), Marc Serge Rivière, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOUGAINVILLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Bougainville is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Bougainville's Carteret Islanders struggle for food
There are hopes a Carterets Atolls community being relocated to the Bougainville mainland will be able to supply food to those islanders who ... «Radio New Zealand, Jul 15»
2
Numa Numa Track blong WWII long Bougainville
Ol otoriti long Autonomous Region blong Bougainville i laik kamapim wanpela rot long bik bus olsem Kokoda Track long bik ailan Niugini blong ... «Radio Australia, Jul 15»
3
The Upe | Autonomous Region of Bougainville, PNG
The “Upe” is a traditional hat worn by boys in Central Bougainville, especially in the Terra and Rau constituencies within the Wakunai area. «EMTV Online, Jul 15»
4
Search for two missing off Bougainville called off
Disaster authorities in the autonomous Papua New Guinea region of Bougainville say the search for two people missing after their boat sank off ... «Radio New Zealand, Jun 15»
5
Lake Champlain Longboat Flotilla: The Bougainville Voyage to end …
Saint Anne's Shrine in Isle La Motte is pleased to announce the arrival of the Lake Champlain Longboat Flotilla: The Bougainville Voyage on ... «vtdigger.org, Jun 15»
6
Mother and baby survive drifting off Bougainville
A mother and her baby clung to the remnants of a boat and drifted for more than 24 hours off Bougainville at the weekend, surviving a boating ... «Radio New Zealand, Jun 15»
7
Zhon Bosco Miriona i tok Bougainville igat bikpela potensal long …
Turis bisnis opereta long Bougainville Zhon Bosco Miriora i tok Bougainville wantaim olgeta hap blong Papua New Guinea igat bikpela ... «Radio Australia, Jun 15»
8
Bougainville President bai bungim ol wokman
President blong Autonomous Bougainville Gavman i singautim olgeta niupela memba blong palamen, ol niupela Executive Council memba, ... «Radio Australia, Jun 15»
9
Most of Bougainville Cabinet named
The President of Bougainville, John Momis, has appointed seven members to his government's Bougainville Executive Council, with more ... «Radio New Zealand, Jun 15»
10
Bougainville releases bodies of PNGDF armies unconditionally
After 19 years of attempt by PNGDF to get the ex combatants to release the bodies of armies who have died during the Bougainville Crisis, ... «Papua New Guinea Today, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Bougainville [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bougainville>. Jul 2019 ».
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