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Meaning of "Gauteng" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GAUTENG

Gauteng  [xaʊˈtɛŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GAUTENG

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gauteng 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 GAUTENG MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Gauteng

Gauteng

Gauteng is one of the nine provinces of South Africa. It was formed from part of the old Transvaal Province after South Africa's first all-race elections on 27 April 1994. It was initially named Pretoria-Witwatersrand-Vereeniging and was renamed "Gauteng" in December 1994. Situated in the Highveld, Gauteng is the smallest province in South Africa, accounting for only 1.5% of the land area. Nevertheless it is highly urbanised, containing the country's largest city, Johannesburg, its administrative capital, Pretoria, and other large industrial areas such as Midrand and Vanderbijlpark. As of 2011, it has a population of nearly 12.3 million, making it the most populous province in South Africa.

Definition of Gauteng in the English dictionary

The definition of Gauteng in the dictionary is a province of N South Africa; formed in 1994 from part of the former province of Transvaal: service industries, mining, and manufacturing. Capital: Johannesburg. Pop: 8 847 740. Area: 18 810 sq km.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GAUTENG


banteng
ˈbænˌtɛŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GAUTENG

Gause´s principle
gauss
Gaussian
Gaussian distribution
gaussmeter
Gautama
Gautier
gauze
gauzelike
gauzier
gauziest
gauzily
gauziness
gauzy
gavage
Gavaskar

WORDS THAT END LIKE GAUTENG

eng
ginseng
Hua Guo Feng
Kaifeng
leng
Li Peng
Mafikeng
meng
nasi goreng
ronggeng
Teloekbetoeng

Synonyms and antonyms of Gauteng in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Gauteng» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GAUTENG

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

Translator English - Chinese

豪登省
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Gauteng
570 millions of speakers

English

Gauteng
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Gauteng
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

غوتنغ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Гаутенг
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Gauteng
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Gauteng- এর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Gauteng
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gauteng
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gauteng
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ハウテン州
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

가우 텡
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gauteng
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Gauteng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கவுட்டெங்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गौतेंग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Gauteng
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Gauteng
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mazowieckie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Гаутенг
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Gauteng
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Γιοχάνεσμπουργκ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Gauteng
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Gauteng
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Gauteng
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Gauteng

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GAUTENG»

The term «Gauteng» is very widely used and occupies the 18.275 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GAUTENG» OVER TIME

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

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GAUTENG»

Discover the use of Gauteng in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Gauteng and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Gauteng: Johannesburg, Pretoria & beyond
Johannesburg, Pretoria and environs hold the secret to many magical outings and daytrips.
Jacana (Organization), 2000
2
South Africa's Magnifying Glass: A Profile of Gauteng Province
South Africa's transformation to democracy has highlighted the need for reliable socio-economic information and analysis to inform the process of meeting our numerous and complex development challenges.
Pieter Kok, 1998
3
OECD Territorial Reviews OECD Territorial Reviews: The ...
53 GVA annual growth rate for Gauteng and South Africa by subsector, 1995- 2009 . ... 54 Sectoral GVA dynamics in Gauteng, 1995-2009 . ... 58 Backward linkages and employment multipliers in the Gauteng cityregion, 2007 .
OECD, 2011
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Gauteng
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Gauteng (English pronunciation: / a t / or /xa t /; Sotho pronunciation) is one of the nine provinces of South Africa.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
5
Gauteng: Buildings and Structures in Gauteng, Education in ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Source Wikipedia, 2011
6
Johannesburg Region: Haddon, Gauteng, Linmeyer, Gauteng, ...
Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 160. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.
Books, LLC, General Books LLC, 2010
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Cities, Towns and Villages in Gauteng: Johannesburg, Soweto, ...
Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.
Books LLC, 2010
8
Suburbs of Johannesburg: Fourways, Gauteng, Yeoville, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books Llc, Source: Wikipedia, Books Group, 2011
9
Johannesburg Region: Fourways, Gauteng, Marlboro, Gauteng, ...
Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.
Books Llc, 2010
10
Regions of Johannesburg: Midrand, Gauteng, Former Region 3, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
LLC Books, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GAUTENG»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Gauteng is used in the context of the following news items.
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Five injured in Gauteng crashes | The Citizen
A vehicle ran over two people on the Rysmierbult Road, near Ventersdorp, Gauteng, last night. Werner Vermaak, ER24 spokesperson, said: ... «The Citizen, Jul 15»
2
Monthly deductions baffle pensioners - Gauteng | IOL News
Johannesburg - Pensioners in Soshanguve, north of Pretoria, are baffled by deductions from their monthly payouts for airtime and electricity ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»
3
Gauteng 'scaling down police blitz' - Gauteng | IOL News
Pretoria - Government is scaling down police operations in Mamelodi, east of Pretoria after taxi-related violence subsided, Gauteng MEC for ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»
4
One person killed, 3 injured in Gauteng accident | The New Age …
One person has died and three others were seriously injured when a vehicle overturned on the N1/N3 highway split in Gauteng, paramedics ... «The New Age Online, Jul 15»
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Artslink.co.za - Artwrap Gauteng: July 11-19
Jennifer de Klerk: Artists and festival-goers are trekking back from the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, which means that Joburg is ... «Artslink.co.za News, Jul 15»
6
Jailed widow's legacy dispute not over
In March this year, the Master of the South Gauteng High Court overrruled most of Maqubela's objections, but sustained the one relating to the ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»
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Gauteng Gig Guide - July 10, 2015
Gauteng Gig Guide - July 10, 2015. July 10 2015 at 11:42am. By Munya Vomo Comment on this story. to Da Les1 . Da L.E.S. TONIGHT. l Andrew Lawrence at ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»
8
Townships to reveal their souls
This will soon be possible, thanks to the Gauteng Tourism Authority (GTA), which plans to introduce authentic “neighbourhood” tours in some of ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»
9
Gauteng MEC says Uber must register
Metered taxi driversin Gauteng, who have accused Uber of killing their business, met with the Johannesburg Mayoral Committee Member ... «htxt.africa, Jul 15»
10
'Dirty' hospital set for clean up
Johannesburg - After patient reports of dirty loos and cupboards full of cockroaches, the Gauteng Department of Health has said maintenance ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»

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