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Meaning of "Gifu" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIFU

Gifu  [ˈɡiːfuː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIFU

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gifu 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 GIFU MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Gifu

Gifu may refer to: ▪ Gifu Prefecture, located in the Chūbu region of central Japan ▪ Gifu, Gifu, the capital city of Gifu Prefecture ▪ Gifu, a region located in southcentral Gifu Prefecture ▪ Gifu Castle atop Mt. Kinka in the city of Gifu ▪ Gifu University, in Gifu, Japan ▪ the Gifu meteorite of 1909, which fell in Chūbu, Japan ▪ Battle of Gifu Castle in Japan in 1600 ▪ Battle of Mount Austen, the Galloping Horse, and the Sea Horse in Guadalcanal in 1943, sometimes called the Battle of the Gifu...

Definition of Gifu in the English dictionary

The definition of Gifu in the dictionary is a city in Japan, on central Honshu: hot springs, textile and paper lantern manufacturing. Pop: 401 269.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIFU


Chefoo
ˈtʃiːˈfuː
Corfu
kɔːˈfuː
fou
fuː
Khufu
ˈkuːfuː
Kofu
ˈkəʊfuː
madafu
maˈdafuː
Pang-fou
ˈpæŋˈfuː
samfoo
ˈsæmfuː
samfu
ˈsæmˌfuː
Shufu
ˈʃuːˈfuː
snafu
snæˈfuː
Sufu
ˈʃuːˈfuː
Thimphu
ˈθɪmfuː
tofu
ˈtəʊˌfuː

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIFU

kung fu

Synonyms and antonyms of Gifu in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Gifu» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIFU

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

Translator English - Chinese

岐阜
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Gifu
570 millions of speakers

English

Gifu
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Gifu
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جيفو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Гифу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Gifu
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গিফু
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Gifu
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gifu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gifu
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

岐阜
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기후
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gifu
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Gifu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஜிஃபு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जिफू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Gifu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Gifu
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Gifu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Гіфу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Gifu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Γκιφού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Gifu
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Gifu
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Gifu
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Gifu

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIFU»

The term «Gifu» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.411 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIFU» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIFU»

Discover the use of Gifu in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Gifu and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Lonely Planet Japan
sights & Activities cormorant FisHing 鵜飼い During Gifu's cormorant fishing season (11 May to 15 October), boats depart nightly (except after flooding or on the night of a full moon) from the bridge, Nagara-bashi, or you can view the action from ...
Chris Rowthorn, 2010
2
Japan
GIFU ጘ㒂%058 / pop 423,730 Historically, Gifu has a strong association with OdaNobunaga (p40), daimyō (regional lords under the shōgun) of the castle and bestower of the city's name in 1567. It was later visited by famed haiku poet Matsuō ...
Chris Rowthorn, 2007
3
Research bulletin of the College of Agriculture, Gifu University
Gifu Daigaku. Nōgakubu. geneity. One of them, namely the major component, is a sclerotan (I) composed of only /?-(l-»3)- and j8-(l— >6)-linkages; the minor component is a pseudo-sclerotan containing a single /?-(l-»4)-linkage near the ...
Gifu Daigaku. Nōgakubu, 1978
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Let's Go Japan 1st Ed
Seriously damaged in a massive 1891 earthquake and devastated by World War II bombings, Gifu still shows signs of the century's wear and tear. The city offers little to the time-pressed traveler, save cormorant fishing and famous handicrafts.
Teresa Elsey, 2003
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Provincial Life and the Military in Imperial Japan: The ...
Gifu Eki-shi Kanko-kai Iinkai, Gifu Eki 70 Nenshi, Gifu 1957. Gifu-ken, ed., Gifu Kenshi: Shiryo--hen Kindai 6, Gifu 2002. Gifu-ken, ed., Gifu Kenshi: Shiryo--hen – Kindai 5, Gifu 2001. Gifu-ken, ed., Gifu Kenshi: Shiryo--hen Kindai 1, Gifu 1998.
Stewart Lone, 2009
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Neuronal Network Research Horizons
99-118 © 2007 Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Chapter 3 New Research on Neuronal Networks Akira Haraa> , Masayuki Niwabc, Hitomi Aokid, Ayako Taguchia, Yasuhiro Yamadaa and Hideki Moria a Department of Tumor Pathology, Gifu ...
Martin L. Weiss, 2007
7
Japan
Gifu is the main center of ukai (cormorant fishing). lnuyama also offers the fishing experience, and it boasts a superior castle and, in Meiji-mura, an outstanding museum. GIFU lllfifi 30 km (18 mi) northwest of Nagoya. Cifuk main attraction is its ...
Stephanie E. Butler, Alexis C. Kelly, 2009
8
Technologies for the Information Society: Developments and ...
Gifu Prefecture established IAMAS in April 1996 to create human resources that focused on the artistic content of information technologies. This institution is an intimate two-year technical school which offers two curricula. The first is the Art and ...
James-Yves Roger, Jean-Yves Roger, Brian Stanford-Smith, 1998
9
The Rough Guide to Japan
In 1971, local residents began a preservation movement, which has been so successful that the trio of villages – Ogimachi in Gifu-ken, and Suganuma and Ainokura in neighbouring Toyama-ken – is now in danger of being swamped by ...
Simon Richmond, Jan Dodd, 2011
10
Cities in Gifu Prefecture: Gifu, Gifu, Takayama, Gifu, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books Llc, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIFU»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Gifu is used in the context of the following news items.
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More than 1000 foreign trainees injured on the job in FY 2013
That is followed by 71 in Mie Prefecture, 64 in Hiroshima Prefecture, 60 in Gifu Prefecture and 58 in Osaka Prefecture. Many of the accidents ... «Asahi Shimbun, Jul 15»
2
Dancers work up a sweat as traditional Gifu dance festival begins
GUJO, Gifu Prefecture--The Hachimancho district of this central Japan city turned out to be the hottest place to be in the nation in more ways ... «Asahi Shimbun, Jul 15»
3
Team conducts prep work on Ontake before searching for people …
The 3,067-meter volcano, which straddles Nagano and Gifu prefectures, erupted Sept. 27, leaving 57 people dead and six missing. The team of ... «The Japan Times, Jul 15»
4
Rowing: Money for gold well spent
The logical starting point for the current legacy was the four world championship gold medals in 45 minutes at Gifu, Japan, in 2005. «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
5
Chiune Sugihara: man of conscience
1, 1900, in the small town of Yaotsucho in Gifu Prefecture, equidistant between the city of Gifu and Nagoya. His father, Yoshimi, was frequently ... «The Japan Times, Jul 15»
6
Peace Bell Ceremony at Thunder Bay City Hall
THUNDER BAY – The City of Thunder Bay once again joined with Sister City Gifu City, Japan, to call for world peace at the 2015 Peace Bell ... «Net Newsledger, Jul 15»
7
Discovering Zionism in Japan
The Sugihara Memorial Museum is located in his birthplace, Yaotsu in Gifu Prefecture, far from the bright lights of Tokyo. The train connections ... «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jul 15»
8
Akiko Kikuchi thinks you can go home again in nostalgic new flick
Kikuchi spent her youth in the mountainous region of Gifu Prefecture, far from the coastal areas that Mari calls home. However, Kikuchi points ... «The Japan Times, Jul 15»
9
No fresh ideas on regional drain
... the Nagoya area encompassing Aichi, Gifu and Mie prefectures, and the Kansai area covering Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo and Nara — accounted ... «The Japan Times, Jul 15»
10
Late marine's message lives on in Okinawa and Vietnam
Ohata realized this when he took Nelson on a hike into the hills of Gifu Prefecture to pick wild mushrooms; the veteran suddenly grew fearful of ... «The Japan Times, Jul 15»

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