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Meaning of "Essequibo" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ESSEQUIBO

Essequibo  [ˌɛsɪˈkwiːbəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ESSEQUIBO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Essequibo 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 ESSEQUIBO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of Essequibo in the English dictionary

The definition of Essequibo in the dictionary is a river in Guyana, rising near the Brazilian border and flowing north to the Atlantic: drains over half of Guyana. Length: 1014 km.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ESSEQUIBO


ausubo
ɔːˈsuːbəʊ
bubo
ˈbjuːbəʊ
Gabo
ˈɡɑːbəʊ
garbo
ˈɡɑːbəʊ
gazebo
ɡəˈziːbəʊ
greebo
ˈɡriːbəʊ
Ibo
ˈiːbəʊ
Igbo
ˈiːbəʊ
Malabo
məˈlɑːbəʊ
Nebo
ˈniːbəʊ
placebo
pləˈsiːbəʊ
theorbo
θɪˈɔːbəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ESSEQUIBO

Essene
Essenian
Essenic
essential
essential amino acid
essential element
essential fatty acid
essential oil
essentialise
essentialism
essentialist
essentiality
essentialize
essentially
essentialness
Essex
Essex girl
Essex man
Essex Men

WORDS THAT END LIKE ESSEQUIBO

Abo
angwantibo
bimbo
Colombo
combo
hobo
Huambo
jumbo
kobo
Lake Maracaibo
lavabo
lesbo
limbo
lobo
mambo
Maracaibo
Ningbo
Paramaribo
rumbo
Zibo

Synonyms and antonyms of Essequibo in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Essequibo» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ESSEQUIBO

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

Translator English - Chinese

埃塞奎博
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Esequibo
570 millions of speakers

English

Essequibo
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एसेक्विबो
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ايسيكويبو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Эссекибо
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Essequibo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

essequibo
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Essequibo
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Essequibo
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Essequibo
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エセキボ川
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Essequibo
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Essequibo
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Essequibo
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இஸகிபோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अश्वबिबो
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Essequibo
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Essequibo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Essequibo
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ессекібо
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Essequibo
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Essequibo
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Essequibo
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Essequibo
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Essequibo
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Essequibo

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ESSEQUIBO»

The term «Essequibo» is quite widely used and occupies the 49.952 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ESSEQUIBO» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ESSEQUIBO»

Discover the use of Essequibo in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Essequibo and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Statistics of the Colonies of the British Empire ...: From ...
A passage from the river Amazon to the Essequibo was discovered in 1735, by a Portuguese, named Silvade Rosa, who had been private secretary to the Viceroy of Brazil ; but, having killed a nobleman in a duel, he fled with some negroes in ...
Robert Montgomery Martin, 1839
2
Territorial Disputes and Resource Management: A Global Handbook
Rising in the Acarai Mountains near the Brazil-Guyana boundary, the Essequibo River flows to the north for 1,000 km ... There are countless rapids and waterfalls along the route of the Essequibo River, and its 20 km wide estuary is dotted with  ...
Rongxing Guo, 2006
3
Rivers of the World: A Social, Geographical, and ...
ESSEQUIBO. Source: Guiana Highlands Length: c. 600 miles (970 kilometers) Tributaries: Rupununi, Potaro, Mazaruni, Cuyuni Outlet: Atlantic Ocean The term “ Three Guianas” once referred to the three small European colonies in northern ...
James R. Penn, 2001
4
Guyana/2 Bradt
The combined landmass of the area where the Essequibo, Cuyuni and Mazaruni rivers flow through is an overwhelming amount of Guyana's terrain. The length of the Essequibo River covered in this section of the book is roughly 50 miles, ...
Kirk Smock, 2011
5
The Literary Panorama
The only question the jury had to determine was, whether Essequibo came under the jurisdictioi: and denomination of Demerara ? The sugar had been put 01/ board of a droger at Essequibo, to be brought to the ship at Demerara. There was  ...
Charles Taylor, 1808
6
Slave Populations of the British Caribbean, 1807-1834
Demerara-Essequibo and Berbice. At the end of the eighteenth century De- merara. Essequibo, and Berbice (combined to form British Guiana in 1 83 1) were the leading British colonial producers of coffee and cotton, These two crops reached ...
B. W. Higman, 1995
7
Standard Catalog of World Coins - 1801-1900
Legend: UNITED COLONY OF DEMERARY & ESSEQUIBO Date Mintage F VF XF Unc BU 1832 98,000 9.00 18.00 55.00 170 — 1832 Proof — Value: 525 1835/ 1 71,000 15.00 27.50 55.00 210 — 1835/3/2 Inc. above 22.50 45.00 70.00 220 ...
George S. Cuhaj, 2012
8
The Guyana Story: From Earliest Times to Independence
y the middle of the eighteenth century, the Dutch had established themselves in all sections of the Essequibo region. Using Kykoveral and later Fort Island as their base of operations, Dutch traders and agents, appointed by the director general ...
Odeen Ishmael, 2013
9
The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of ...
Sugar, coffee, and cotton are here cultivated on a large scale. Previous t> 1831 the country was divided into three colonies. Essequibo, Demerara, and Berhice, but in that year they were united under one government, called British Guayana.
George Long, 1838
10
The Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Difussion of ...
British Guayana, consisting of the colonies of Demerara and Essequibo, and Berbice, is under a governor-general and commander-in-chief, who includes in the same government the islands of St. Lucia and Trinidad. The actual administration ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ESSEQUIBO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Essequibo is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Venezuela's Maduro Talks to teleSUR Part 1: Guyana Border Dispute
Venezuela's president calls on Guyana's president to resume talks over a piece of land west of the Essequibo river, which was looted from ... «teleSUR English, Jul 15»
2
Maduro: Exxon Mobil is Working to Destabilize Venezuela
"The Essequibo was not a gift by the British Empire, it was defended by our liberators, the blood of our liberators is there,” he said. «teleSUR English, Jul 15»
3
$9.7M approved to fast-track passport delivery
... coalition government's 100-day plan is the establishment of passport and birth certificate licensing offices in Berbice, Essequibo and Linden. «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
4
Their last vacation and favourite spot in Guyana
I have visited the Kaieteur Falls and I love it; it is so beautiful. I'll be going to Lake Mainstay Resort in Essequibo soon for a big family reunion.'. «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
5
Rockstone residents want better governance system
Rockstone, a small community located on the right bank of the Essequibo River, west of Linden, has a population of about 200 people, mostly ... «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
6
Caricom stance on Venezuela-Guyana border dispute correct
Readers will recall that in October 2013 an oil exploration vessel, which was operating in the Essequibo under a Guyanese concession, was ... «Jamaica Observer, Jul 15»
7
Guyana says it will continue relations with Venezuela despite border …
Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro issued a decree on May 25, claiming sovereignty over Guyana's territorial waters in the Essequibo ... «Curacao Chronicle, Jul 15»
8
East Bank Essequibo main access road needs permanent solution …
With the end of the school year on Friday, the children of St Lawrence and the other villages following it, along the East Bank of the Essequibo ... «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
9
Millington bowls B/ce to 10-wicket win over Essequibo
A match-winning exhibition of off-spin bowling by Plaffiana Millington who snared a 6-3, helped Berbice to a comprehensive 10-wicket ... «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
10
Caricom warns Venezuela, condemns Dominican immigration policy
The Caribbean Community on the weekend ended its annual summit here with a warning to Venezuela that its claim on Guyana's Essequibo ... «Fox News Latino, Jul 15»

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