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Meaning of "Oulu" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OULU

Oulu  [ˈɔulu] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OULU

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oulu 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 OULU MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Oulu

Oulu

Oulu (pronounced ( listen), Swedish: Uleåborg ) is a city and municipality of 193,902 inhabitants (31 January 2014) in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, in Finland. It is the most populous city in Northern Finland and the fifth most populous city in the country. It is one of the northernmost larger cities in the world. Oulu is considered one of Europe's "living labs", where residents experiment with new technology (such as NFC tags and ubi-screens) at a community-wide scale.

Definition of Oulu in the English dictionary

The definition of Oulu in the dictionary is an industrial city and port in W Finland, on the Gulf of Bothnia: university. Pop: 125 928 Swedish name: Uleåborg.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OULU

Oudry
Ouessant
ought
oughtn´t
oughtness
ouguiya
Ouida
Ouija board
ouistiti
Oujda
ouma
ounce
oundy
OUP
oupa
our
Our Father
our feathered friends
our kid
Our Lady

WORDS THAT END LIKE OULU

Bangweulu
Gazankulu
Honolulu
impundulu
KwaZulu
Lake Bangweulu
lulu
pulu
sulu
ulu
voulu
Zulu

Synonyms and antonyms of Oulu in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Oulu» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OULU

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

Translator English - Chinese

奥卢
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Oulu
570 millions of speakers

English

Oulu
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

औलू
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أولو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Оулу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Oulu
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Oulu,
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Oulu
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Oulu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Oulu
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オウル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오 울루
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Oulu
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Oulu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒஉலு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

औलू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Oulu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Oulu
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Oulu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Оулу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Oulu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Oulu
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Oulu
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Uleåborg
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Oulu
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Oulu

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OULU»

The term «Oulu» is very widely used and occupies the 13.967 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OULU» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OULU»

Discover the use of Oulu in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Oulu and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Finland
The city of Oulu and surrounds is a paradise for cyclists, who'll seldom see a more comprehensive network of cycle paths. Some hardy Finns cycle in winter, but you might prefer to try skiing; the province has the high-profile resort of Ruka, and ...
Andy Symington, George Dunford, 2009
2
Stories of Old Hawaii
aka'i'oulu was one of Kamehameha's great warriors during the battle of Nu'uanu. This battle was on O'ahu. One day, Maka'i'oulu and his friend Na'aimokuokama met Ka'alamakaoikuwa, a warrior of O'ahu. Quickly, they seized Maka'i'oulu.
Roy Alameida, 1997
3
Rural Area Profiling
K. OUlU Health OUlU.l -26- 01*21.l* :i □1 :t 1 1 L I ha. OU13.3.3 Average number of students per classroom, by level and type of education, public and private schools OU13.3.U Percentage of families that make use of the educational services ...
4
History of Nordic Computing: IFIP WG9.7 First Working ...
As a starting point, the major newspaper in the Oulu region, Kaleva, has actively taken part in the discussion concerning the Oulu phenomenon. This and the published literature concerning high technology and its research in the large do not ...
Janis Bubenko, John Impagliazzo, Arne Soelvberg, 2005
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History of Nordic Computing 2: Second IFIP WG 9.7 ...
[12] Manninen, T.: "Kasvun aika: Oulu 1945 - 1990", Oulun vuosisadat 1605— 2005 ("Period of growth: Oulu 1945 - 1990", Oulu's centuries 1605 - 2005). Pohjois-Suomen Historiallinen Yhdistys, Rovaniemi, p. 151, 152 (2005) [13] Mobira ...
John Impagliazzo, Timo Järvi, Petri Paju, 2009
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Gulf of Finland and Gulf of Bothnia 2007
Oulun Portti Lighted Beacon is situated 3.4 miles W of this light. An isolated shoal patch, with a depth of 8.2m, lies about 0.6 mile S of the lighted beacon and is marked by a buoy. Oulu 2 Light (65°I0'N., 24°35'E.) is shown from a prominent ...
7
Regional Development Agencies - The Next Generation?: ...
Oulu subregion, including the city of Oulu, is the capital region and the locomotive of north Finland. The subregion includes cornerstones of research and education, such as the university of oulu, vTT Technology Centre of Finland, and Oulu ...
Nicola Bellini, Mike Danson, Henrik Halkier, 2012
8
Scandinavian Europe
A2 OULU OULU 0 500 m 0 0.3 miles SIGHTS & ACTIVITIES 4 Bike Hire.................. .................. C3 5 Cathedral................................... B2 6 Oulu City Art Museum.............. C2 7 Pyörä-Suvala Oy........................ C3 T e h ta a n k a tu T o r i k a t u A lb e r ...
Mark Elliott, 2007
9
RoboCup-99: Robot Soccer World Cup III
University of Oulu, Finland 1 Introduction Oulu99 team was formed by students of University of Oulu, Finland as a part of student's Software Project course. Entire software was designed and written from scratch, even though there was source ...
Manuela Veloso, Enrico Pagello, Hiroaki Kitano, 2000
10
Innovation Governance in an Open Economy: Shaping Regional ...
Table 4.4 The 1998 study re-visited: Important findings, findings of some importance, and findings not anticipated in 1998 Ylinenpdd and Lundgren ( I 998 ) T era's (2008) Oulu has a significantly more important role than Lulea in its national ...
Annika Rickne, Staffan Læstadius, Henry Etzkowitz, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OULU»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Oulu is used in the context of the following news items.
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Police apprehend youngsters after murder at group care home
Police have sealed the Metsola group home, near Oulu, following the death of a 57-year-old man on Saturday. Image: Laura Tolonen / Yle. «YLE News, Jul 15»
2
HIM Unveils New Drummer During Surprise Festival Appearance
Kröger made his live debut with HIM earlier tonight (Saturday, July 25) during a surprise performance at the Qstock festival in Oulu, Finland. «BLABBERMOUTH.NET, Jul 15»
3
Oulu police suspected of personal data snooping
Several members of the Oulu police force are under suspicion for illegally consulting what should be confidential police records without ... «YLE News, Jul 15»
4
Prebiopsy multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging for prostate …
Medical Research Center Oulu, Oulu University Hospital and University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland. markku.vaarala@oulu.fi. Reference: Eur Urol. «UroToday, Jul 15»
5
Asylum seeker reception centres at capacity
In the north-western coastal city of Oulu, for instance, a drive to increase the number of accommodations available by 100 was just carried out ... «YLE News, Jul 15»
6
Smart Cities International: Santa Monica Sentiment, Paris Places …
Oulu, a city of around 200,000 in Finland, is despite its size both a major force in the technology industry and an example to follow in the smart ... «Worldcrunch, Jul 15»
7
Researcher Discovers Age Doesn't Dull Damselfly Sex
... of Animal Ecology, also involved researchers from University of Leeds in England, University of Liverpool in England and the University of Oulu in Finland. «Exchange Morning Post, Jul 15»
8
SK Planet to team up with location service startup
IndoorAtlas was founded in 2012 by a group of professors and researchers from the University of Oulu in Finland. The company is famous for its ... «Korea Times, Jul 15»
9
Kuopio rehabilitation course combats repeat criminal offenses
... rest of Finland's prisons, too. If funding is secured then it may be initiated in Oulu, Jyväskylä and Seinäjoki, and possibly Lahti and Helsinki. «YLE News, Jul 15»
10
Fennovoima's fate rests again on Fortum
... has already begun preparatory work at the proposed site of the nuclear power plant in Pyhäjoki, some 100 kilometres south of Oulu. «Helsinki Times, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Oulu [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/oulu>. Nov 2020 ».
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