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Because of my job, I get a lot of opportunity to grab a few days here and there in many cool cities for press commitments, magazine shoots and premieres - Barcelona, Madrid, Rome, Paris, Stockholm, New York, Berlin. I always try to get to a gallery or museum if there's time.
Natalie Dormer

Meaning of "Madrid" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MADRID

Madrid  [məˈdrɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MADRID

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Madrid 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 MADRID MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Madrid

Madrid

Madrid is the capital and largest city of Spain. The population of the city is roughly 3.3 million[4] and the entire population of the Madrid metropolitan area is calculated to be around 6.5 million. It is the third-largest city in the European Union, after London and Berlin, and its metropolitan area is the third-largest in the European Union after London and Paris.[5][6][7][8] The city spans a total of 604.3 km2.[9] The city is located on the Manzanares River in the centre of both the country and the Community of Madrid; this community is bordered by the autonomous communities of Castile and León and Castile-La Mancha. As the capital city of Spain, seat of government, and residence of the Spanish monarch, Madrid is also the political, economic and cultural centre of Spain.[10] The current mayor is Ana Botella from the People's Party. The Madrid urban agglomeration has the third-largest GDP[11] in the European Union and its influences in politics, education, entertainment, environment, media, fashion, science, culture, and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world's major global cities.

Definition of Madrid in the English dictionary

The definition of Madrid in the dictionary is the capital of Spain, situated centrally in New Castile: the highest European capital, at an altitude of about 700 m ; a Moorish fortress in the 10th century, captured by Castile in 1083 and made capital of Spain in 1561; university. Pop: 3 092 759.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MADRID


Alfred
ˈælfrɪd
arid
ˈærɪd
Eadred
ˈɛdrɪd
forehead
ˈfɒrɪd
grid
ɡrɪd
hatred
ˈheɪtrɪd
horrid
ˈhɒrɪd
hurried
ˈhʌrɪd
hybrid
ˈhaɪbrɪd
kindred
ˈkɪndrɪd
married
ˈmærɪd
Modred
ˈməʊdrɪd
rid
rɪd
sacred
ˈseɪkrɪd
scolopendrid
ˌskɒləˈpɛndrɪd
storied
ˈstɔːrɪd
torrid
ˈtɒrɪd
unmarried
ʌnˈmærɪd
varied
ˈvɛərɪd
worried
ˈwʌrɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MADRID

Madonnawise
madras
madrasa
madrasah
Madre de Dios
madreporal
madrepore
madreporian
madreporic
madreporite
madreporitic
madrigal
madrigalesque
madrigalian
madrigalist
madrone
madtom
Madura
Madurai
Madurese

WORDS THAT END LIKE MADRID

acrid
chlorid
control grid
dihybrid
florid
irid
jerid
jerrid
lurid
marid
multigrid
murid
national grid
off-grid
off the grid
putrid
screen grid
semiarid
starting grid
the grid

Synonyms and antonyms of Madrid in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Madrid» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MADRID

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

Translator English - Chinese

马德里
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Madrid
570 millions of speakers

English

Madrid
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मैड्रिड
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مدريد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Мадрид
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Madrid
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাদ্রিদ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Madrid
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Madrid
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Madrid
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

マドリード
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

마드리드
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Madrid
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Madrid
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மாட்ரிட்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

माद्रिद
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Madrid
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Madrid
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Madryt
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Мадрид
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Madrid
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Μαδρίτη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Madrid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Madrid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Madrid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Madrid

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MADRID»

The term «Madrid» is very widely used and occupies the 2.685 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MADRID» OVER TIME

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

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10 QUOTES WITH «MADRID»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Madrid.
1
Victoria Abril
The director had come to Madrid to court me.
2
Sergio Aguero
When I moved from Independiente to Atletico Madrid, I was only 18, and I found it hard to adapt. But what surprised me most about moving to England was how fast the game was. I like it, but it is so quick.
3
Bill Alexander
The news of the open military help to Franco from Hitler and Mussolini, and the heroic resistance of the people of Madrid, Barcelona and the big cities fired a widespread wish to help the Republic and its people.
4
Pedro Almodovar
La Mancha is a very macho, chauvinistic society. I saw very clearly that my life had to be in Madrid, and I liberated myself from my mum and dad after high school.
5
Gareth Bale
When I was younger, I had some close friends who always loved European football, and Real Madrid at that time were the dominant force. I remember family holidays when we used to go to Spain, and we'd bring back replica shirts of Real Madrid and pretend to be the players when we played in the park.
6
Antonio Banderas
I mean, the Constitution of this country was written 200 years ago. The house I was living in in Madrid is 350 years old! America is still a project, and you guys are working on it and bringing new things to it every day. That is beautiful to watch.
7
Marek Belka
We take our international responsibilities very seriously and will not withdraw our troops from Iraq... Otherwise, the victims of terror in Madrid will have died in vain.
8
Jo Bonner
The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, as well as more recent attacks in Madrid, Spain, and London, England, showed in a very tragic way just how vulnerable many areas of the world are to these sorts of actions.
9
Brooklyn Decker
I don't see myself doing catalog shoots in Madrid anymore like I was doing two years ago. I hope that the acting side of things grows.
10
Natalie Dormer
Because of my job, I get a lot of opportunity to grab a few days here and there in many cool cities for press commitments, magazine shoots and premieres - Barcelona, Madrid, Rome, Paris, Stockholm, New York, Berlin. I always try to get to a gallery or museum if there's time.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MADRID»

Discover the use of Madrid in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Madrid and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
El Clasico: Barcelona v Real Madrid: Football's Greatest Rivalry
With exclusive interviews with key figures, including Luís Figo, Hristo Stoichkov, Joan Laporta and Vicente del Bosque, El Clásico is the definitive guide to football’s greatest feud.
Richard Fitzpatrick, 2012
2
Suffering and Salvation in Ciudad Juárez
Nancy Pineda-Madrid re-conceives traditional Christian notions of salvation by closing attending to the experience of the embattled women of Ciudad Ju rez in Mexico, where hundreds have been slain and where survivors have found healing and ...
Nancy Pineda-Madrid, 2011
3
Winter in Madrid: A Novel
Through this dangerous game of intrigue, C. J. Sansom's riveting tale conjures a remarkable sense of history unfolding and the profound impact of impossible choices.
C. J. Sansom, 2008
4
The Spanish Match: Prince Charles's Journey to Madrid, 1623
In this volume leading scholars from a variety of disciplines analyze the reactions and results of Charles romantic escapade and offer their insights in to the affair.
Alexander Samson, 2006
5
The Madrid Qumran Congress: Proceedings of the International ...
The publication of these papers marks a milestone in the ongoing research on the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Luis Vegas Montaner, Julio Trebolle Barrera, 1992
6
Madrid 1937: Letters of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade from the ...
This work constitutes the largest and most comprehensive research guide ever published about Benjamin Britten.
Cary Nelson, Jefferson Hendricks, 1996
7
Cultivating Madrid: Public Space and Middle-class Culture in ...
This book investigates how parks and public space figure in attempts to envision Madrid as the capital of modern Spain.
Daniel Frost, 2008
8
From Madrid to Purgatory: The Art and Craft of Dying in ...
The first full-length study of sixteenth-century Spanish attitudes towards death and the afterlife.
Carlos M. N. Eire, 2002
9
A cultural history of Madrid: modernism and the urban spectacle
The book draws on literary, theatrical, cinematic and photographic texts, including the work of such figures as Ramn Mesonero Romanos, Benito Prez Galds, Po Baroja, Ramn Gomez de la Serna, Ramn Valle-Incln and Maruja Mallo.
Deborah L. Parsons, 2003
10
Madrid:
Ruiz-Gallardón easily won the May 2007 election, winning 34 out of the 57 seats, and is one of Madrid's most popular politicians of recent times. Among his councillors (and a right-wing politician to watch) is Ana Botella, wife of José María  ...
Anthony Ham, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MADRID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Madrid is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Real Madrid Transfer News: Cristiano Ronaldo And Gareth Bale …
The Rafa Benitez era at Real Madrid got off to a slow start with a goalless draw and subsequent penalty shootout defeat to Roma in Melbourne ... «International Business Times, Jul 15»
2
La Liga news: I don't like Real Madrid, says Barcelona's Ter Stegen …
The situation has significantly improved since the departure of Jose Mourinho from Madrid in 2013, yet Ter Stegen has made it clear that ... «Goal.com, Jul 15»
3
Real Madrid news: La Liga return 'a dream' for Casemiro - Goal.com
Porto consequently opted to exercise their option to make the deal permanent, only for Madrid to make use of their buy-back clause in return, ... «Goal.com, Jul 15»
4
Cristiano Ronaldo is planning on leaving Real Madrid, claims …
He said: "One day [Perez] will need to explain why Cristiano works for another company outside of Real Madrid. Imagine Cristiano generating ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
5
EA SPORTS Partners With Real Madrid C.F. as Official Videogame …
Real Madrid C.F. Stars Get New Player Likeness for EA SPORTS FIFA 16 ... “We're honored to welcome Real Madrid as an official partner club ... «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
6
Real Madrid to beat Liverpool to the signing of Marco Reus …
Summer seems to be fading away already, but there's still plenty of business to be done in the world of football. Liverpool and Manchester ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
7
Sevilla can beat Real Madrid and Barcelona - Konoplyanka - Goal …
New Sevilla signing Yevhen Konoplyanka believes the club are capable of beating Real Madrid and Barcelona next season and launching a ... «Goal.com, Jul 15»
8
Filipe Luís returning to Atlético Madrid after one year at Chelsea …
Filipe Luís is rejoining Atlético Madrid after only 12 months at Chelsea. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA. Steve Brenner in New York. Monday 20 July ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
9
Sergio Ramos to Manchester United: Real Madrid defender part of …
Louis van Gaal has revealed that Sergio Ramos could be part of Manchester United's transfer "process" as interest in the Real Madrid defender ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
10
Liverpool set for massive blow as £46m star heads to Real Madrid
But, Brendan Rodgers and co seem to have failed in their stunning attempts with Real Madrid set to beat them to the German international's ... «Daily Star, Jul 15»

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