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Meaning of "Ipoh" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF IPOH

Ipoh  [ˈiːpəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF IPOH

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adjective
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preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ipoh 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 IPOH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Ipoh

Ipoh

Coordinates: 4°36′N 101°04′E / 04.60°N 101.07°E / 04.60; 101.07 Ipoh /ˈiːpoʊ/ is the capital city of Perak state, Malaysia. It is approximately 200 km north of Kuala Lumpur and 130 km south of Penang on the North-South Expressway. Ipoh developed into one of Malaysia's main cities around the turn of the 19th century due to the booming tin mining industry. During the British colonial era, Ipoh was Malaysia's second city for administrative purposes. Architecturally, the city centre is characterised by Straits eclectic shop houses. There are several impressive historical buildings from the British Colonial era such as the Railway Station, the Town Hall and the Court House.

Definition of Ipoh in the English dictionary

The definition of Ipoh in the dictionary is a city in Malaysia, capital of Perak state: tin-mining centre. Pop: 643 000.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH IPOH


Apo
ˈɑːpəʊ
campo
ˈkæmpəʊ
capo
ˈkeɪpəʊ
cheapo
ˈtʃiːpəʊ
depot
ˈdɛpəʊ
expo
ˈɛkspəʊ
Gestapo
ɡɛˈstɑːpəʊ
matipo
mɑːˈtiːpəʊ
Ningbo
ˈnɪŋˈpəʊ
oppo
ˈɒpəʊ
pepo
ˈpiːpəʊ
po
pəʊ
Poe
pəʊ
repo
ˈriːpəʊ
sheepo
ˈʃiːpəʊ
SWAPO
ˈswɑːpəʊ
tempo
ˈtɛmpəʊ
topo
ˈtɒpəʊ
troppo
ˈtrɒpəʊ
typo
ˈtaɪpəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IPOH

Ipatieff
IPCC
ipecac
ipecacuanha
Iphigenia
iPhone
IPL
IPO
iPod
iPod generation
iPodder
ipomoea
ippon
ipratropium
iprindole
iproniazid
Ipsambul

WORDS THAT END LIKE IPOH

billyoh
boh
bottle-oh
doh
fleece-oh
foh
good-oh
matzoh
Noh
oh
ooh
Pharaoh
Play-Doh
poh
pooh
pooh-pooh
right oh
Shiloh
soh
Winnie-the-Pooh

Synonyms and antonyms of Ipoh in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Ipoh» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IPOH

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

Translator English - Chinese

怡保
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Ipoh
570 millions of speakers

English

Ipoh
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

इपोह
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ايبوه
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ipoh
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Ipoh
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইপঃ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Ipoh
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ipoh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ipoh
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

イポー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이포
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ipoh
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Ipoh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஈப்போ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

इप्ोह
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Ipoh
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Ipoh
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Ipoh
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ipoh
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Ipoh
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Ιπόχ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Ipoh
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Ipoh
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Ipoh
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Ipoh

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IPOH»

The term «Ipoh» is quite widely used and occupies the 32.933 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IPOH» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IPOH»

Discover the use of Ipoh in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Ipoh and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Kinta Valley: Pioneering Malaysia's Modern Development
Hussain bin Datoh Besar was ready to finance those he trusted to build shops in Ipoh. The Chinese towkayswho ran gambling and opium farms also built shophouses, and through such agents, Ipoh grew and grew. ...although the Company ...
Salma Nasution Khoo, Abdur-Razzaq Lubis, 2005
2
Ipoh: Buildings and Structures in Ipoh, People from Ipoh, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books, LLC, General Books LLC, 2010
3
Sacred Structures: Artistic Renditions of Hindu Temples in ...
Lord Krishna Temple, Ipoh Sri Maha Sivanalayam, Taiping Fortunately, a plot of land near the temple came up for sale and it was bought with donations mainly from the North Indian community throughout Malaysia and from others who ...
Krishna G. Rampal, 2007
4
Buildings and Structures in Ipoh: Sultan Azlan Shah Airport, ...
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. Not illustrated.
LLC Books, 2010
5
Articles on People from Ipoh, Including: Michelle Yeoh, Lee ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011
6
Malaya's Secret Police 1945-60: The Role of the Special ...
The chapter analyses, too, the breakdown of law and order and the proliferation of communist terrorism in the Ipoh area between 1949 and 1951 with which Lee Meng was closely involved. Lee Meng's arrest and subsequent trial for being in ...
Leon Comber, 2008
7
Colonial Postscript: The Diary of a District Officer
XIV. Malaya. -. Ipoh. and. Kuala. Lumpur,. 1949-51. My leave fell due towards the end of the year. Having by now a family of three young children we decided against going home to England in winter time and instead booked passages to ...
John Morley, 1992
8
Urban Stormwater Management in Developing Countries
Box 3.2 Development of the stormwater management master plan in Ipoh, Malaysia In the city of Ipoh, Malaysia, due to the unsuccessful efforts in the past to solve the water quantity and quality issues in urban areas, the authorities responsible ...
Jonathan Parkinson, Ole Mark, 2005
9
A Comprehensive Russian Grammar
BKa(|)e/ipOH in official contexts, referring to persons of either sex, and in contexts where the sex of the person is irrelevant, 3aBe/iyK)maH being confined to colloquial registers or references to a particular person, cf.: Co6ece/iHHK Ha3tiBaeT ...
Terence Wade, 2011
10
The Memoirs of Mustapha Hussain: Malay Nationalism Before UMNO
29, Jalan Hale, Ipoh. It had humble beginnings in 1946 when a group of left-wing Malay nationalists bought over a press from Raja Abdullah, an Ipoh Malay businessman. At one time, the company published a Malay paper called Warta Kinta.
Mustapha Hussain, Jomo Kwame Sundaram, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IPOH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Ipoh is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Russians bring versatile water-bird to Malaysia
A two-man Russian aviation team has landed in Ipoh with a mission to promote an amphibious lightsport aircraft in Malaysia. The team is led by ... «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
2
Rukiah sets sight on happy Hari Raya
It is a happy Hari Raya for Rukiah (centre) and her friends at the Rumah Seri Kenangan. — Picture by Farhan Najib IPOH, July 17 — It is a ... «Malay Mail Online, Jul 15»
3
Homeless man seeks honest work, dignity
Since a family quarrel rendered him homeless three months ago, Kong Chow On, 60, has been wandering the streets of Pasir Pinji, Ipoh, ... «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
4
Budget constraints delayed Ipoh velodrome works, says Khairy
Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin says budget constraints cause a delay in Ipoh velodrome works. ― File pic IPOH, July 16 ― Sports Ministry ... «Malay Mail Online, Jul 15»
5
Youth and Sports Minister's help sought for Velodrome Rakyat
PCA president Datuk Amarjit Singh Gill and PCA Secretary Megat Mohd Yasin inspect the wooden track at Velodrome Rakyat in Ipoh. «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
6
Company director charged in hospital after suffering panic attack
Tan Hoo Eng, who turned up at the Ipoh district police station this morning, had to be rushed by ambulance to the emergency ward at the Raja ... «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
7
What happened to Rakyat Velodrome in Ipoh?
Amarjit and PCA secretary Megat Mohd Yasin inspect the deteriorating track yesterday. — Picture by Marcus Pheong IPOH, July 15 — Perak ... «Malay Mail Online, Jul 15»
8
Ipoh court sends accused murderer with depression to hospital
The High Court today ordered a former lorry driver to be sent to Hospital Bahagia after finding that he was of unsound mind when he murdered ... «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
9
HK director Dante Lam to shoot next film in Penang and Ipoh
Lam shot his 2012 action film 'The Viral Factor', starring Jay Chou and Nicholas Tse, in Malaysia too. — CinemaOnline picHONG KONG, July ... «Malay Mail Online, Jul 15»
10
Ipoh-Singapore bus catches fire, all passengers safe
A bus travelling from Ipoh to Singapore caught fire along Malaysia's North-South highway on Sunday morning, but all passengers on board ... «Channel News Asia, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ipoh [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ipoh>. Dec 2022 ».
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