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 "Elisabethville" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF ELISABETHVILLE

Elisabethville  [ɪˈlɪzəbəθˌvɪl] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ELISABETHVILLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Elisabethville 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 ELISABETHVILLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Elisabethville

Lubumbashi

Lubumbashi (formerly official names: Élisabethville (French) and Elisabethstad (help·info) (Dutch)) in the southeastern part of Democratic Republic of the Congo, is the second largest city in the country, second only to the nation's capital Kinshasa. Lubumbashi is the mining capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, acting as a hub for many of the country's biggest mining companies.The copper-mining city serves as the capital of the relatively prosperous Katanga Province, lying near the Zambian border. Population estimates vary widely but average around 1.5 million.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ELISABETHVILLE


anvil
ˈænvɪl
Baskerville
ˈbæskəˌvɪl
Bougainville
ˈbuːɡənˌvɪl
Costermansville
ˈkɒstəmənzˌvɪl
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 ELISABETHVILLE

Eliot
Elis
ELISA
Elisabeth
Elisavetgrad
Elisavetpol
Elisha
elision
elite
elitism
elitist
elixir
Elizabeth
Elizabeth I
Elizabeth II
Elizabeth of Hungary
Elizabethan
Elizabethan sonnet

WORDS THAT END LIKE ELISABETHVILLE

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 Elisabethville in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Elisabethville» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF ELISABETHVILLE

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

Translator English - Chinese

Elisabethville
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Elisabethville
570 millions of speakers

English

Elisabethville
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Elisabethville
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اليزابيثفيل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Элизабетвиле
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Elisabethville
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Elisabethville
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Elisabethville
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Elisabethville
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Elisabeth
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Elisabethville
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Elisabethville
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Elisabethville
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Elisabethville
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எலிசபெத்வில்லில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एलिसबाटविले
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Elisabethville
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Elisabethville
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Elisabethville
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Елізабетвіль
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Elisabethville
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Elisabethville
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Elisabethville
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Elisabeth
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Elisabethville
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Elisabethville

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ELISABETHVILLE»

The term «Elisabethville» is normally little used and occupies the 122.831 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Little used
43
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «Elisabethville» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of Elisabethville
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «Elisabethville».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ELISABETHVILLE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Elisabethville» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Elisabethville» 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 Elisabethville

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ELISABETHVILLE»

Discover the use of Elisabethville in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Elisabethville and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
History from Below: The Vocabulary of Elisabethville by ...
The text was commissioned by an association of former domestic servants and written, or compiled, by one Andre Yav. The facsimile text is followed by linguistic notes (provided by W. Schicho) on the variety of Swahili used by the author.
Johannes Fabian, Kalundi Mango, Walter Schicho, 1990
2
United Nations: A History
studio beyond repair. Automatic-rifle firing continued in Elisabethville throughout the day. The U.N. troops had managed to arrest only one of the hunted cabinet members, and the Congolese flags did not go up on government buildings.
Stanley Meisler, 2011
3
An African Trading Empire: The Story of the Susman Brothers ...
Greek from the Turkish Empire, announced his establishment of the Livingstone Butchery and Bakery.2 The Susman brothers' next venture into the butchery business was at Elisabethville in the Congo. Elie Susman travelled by rail to the ...
Hugh Macmillan, 2005
4
My World as a Jew: The Memoirs of Israel Goldstein
At the time of our visit, there were about 2,500 Jews in Belgian Congo and of these one-half were to be found in Elisabethville, far to the south, which boasted a synagogue, a rabbi, a Jewish community center, and various Zionist organizations.
Israel Goldstein, 1984
5
Luc Peire:
Paintings. 1952. 494 Palet Palette imp 1801 - 1952? [painting], dimensions unknown EXHIBITIONS 52/5S Luluabourgno. 13 (Het Palet/La Polette); 52/7 s Elisabethville no. 13 (Het Polet/La Polette); 53/2 s Leopoldville no. 5 (Palet/ Palette) 495 ...
Marc Peire, 2005
6
Language, Society, and Paleoculture: Essays
On the history of Elisabethville (Lubumbashi), see especially Bruce S. Fetter, Elisabethville and Lubumbashi: The Segmentary Growth of a Colonial City (PhD dissertation, University of Wisconsin, 1968, 332 pages). Further important sources ...
Edgar C. Polomé, Anwar S. Dil, 1982
7
Disconsolate Empires: French, British and Belgian Military ...
On July 10, Belgian metropolitan forces intervened in Elisabethville, Luluabourg and Matadi. The situation in Elisabethville, in the southern province of Katanga, had remained relatively quiet until the announcement of the africanization of the ...
Alain Rouvez, Michael Coco, Jean-Paul Paddack, 1994
8
A Working Class in the Making: Belgian Colonial Labor ...
With the exception of a feeble attempt to initiate voluntary associations among African workers, the Salesian presence in the towns virtually disappeared.64 Throughout the 1920s Elisabethville and Jadotville were the recipients of the majority ...
John Higginson, 1989
9
American Diplomats: The Foreign Service at Work
The second bout of fighting was again inconclusive, aside from the fact that the UN people extended their perimeters and took full control of the center of Elisabethville. They consolidated their positions and took control of the communication ...
William D. Morgan, Charles Stuart Kennedy, 2004
10
Field Guide to West and Central Africa
In addition to its major center, Lwira, near Bukavu, in the Belgian Congo, there is the center for the social sciences at Astrida in Ruanda-Urundi, and various " laboratories" at Uvira, Elisabethville, Luluabourg, Mabali, and Leopoldville. Actually ...
Alvin William Wolfe, 1959

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ELISABETHVILLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Elisabethville is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Dupuis : Maggy Garrisson T2, Monika T1
L'album est prenant et il est signé Thilde Barboni (Agence Interpol T3, La rose d'Elisabethville). Un duo de choc pour un album qui charme le ... «Krinein, May 15»
2
Gateshead Council fight for affordable homes at Birtley's World War …
... experts who ran the National Projectile Factory and staffed it with 6,000 Belgians who lived in a newly created model village Elisabethville. «ChronicleLive, May 15»
3
Putuse Dwyili-Appolus, the benevolent meekulu of the struggle …
The couple eventually arrived in the then Belgian Congo's Elisabethville (now Lubumbashi) in the Katanga. Appolus again worked at a hospital ... «New Era, Mar 15»
4
Swedes reopen UN's old wounds
On September 18 1961, the day Hammarskjöld died, the UN headquarters in Elisabethville (today known as Lubumbashi) were strafed. «Mail & Guardian Online, Dec 14»
5
Who Lost Congo?
On January 17, after being flown to the Elisabethville airport, in Katanga, Lumumba and his two aides were taken away and were never seen ... «Foreign Affairs, Dec 14»
6
First World war exhibition on display at the Discovery Museum in …
The community know as Elisabethville, after the Queen of Belgium, came about after a flood of Belgian refugees came to the area following the ... «The Journal, Dec 14»
7
New Discovery Museum exhibition tells Tyneside's First World War …
Known as Elisabethville, after the Queen of Belgium, it came about ... Elisabethville became home to a new munitions factory, built in 1915. «The Journal, Oct 14»
8
HIV, ricostruita origine e storia del virus
... provincia del Katanga, dove centinaia di immigrati lavoravano nelle miniere locali, o l'altra grande città, Lubumbashi, all'epoca Elisabethville. «Scienze Fanpage, Oct 14»
9
How our peacekeepers rose to the al-Qa'ida challenge
The patrol had been ambushed in the city of Elisabethville in the Congo's breakaway Katanga province. The two armoured vehicles had driven ... «Irish Independent, Sep 14»
10
As First World War commemorations begin Birtley Belgians are …
His grandfather and uncle came first to Elisabethville, a self-contained gated village specially built in Birtley for wounded Belgian soldiers, ... «The Journal, Aug 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Elisabethville [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/elisabethville>. Sep 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