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Meaning of "Pori" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PORI

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PRONUNCIATION OF PORI

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PORI

noun
adjective
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adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pori 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 PORI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Pori

Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. The city is located some 10 kilometres from the Gulf of Bothnia, on the estuary of the Kokemäenjoki river, which is the largest in Finland. It was established in 1558 by John III. Pori is the most important town in the Satakunta region. The municipality has a population of 83,487 and covers an area of 1,704.07 square kilometres of which 870.01 km2 is water. The population density is 100.1 /km2. The municipality is unilingually Finnish. Pori is the 11th largest city in Finland, and the 7th largest urban area.

Definition of Pori in the English dictionary

The definition of Pori in the dictionary is a port in SW Finland, on the Gulf of Bothnia. Pop: 76 189 Swedish name: Björneborg.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PORI

Porirua

WORDS THAT END LIKE PORI

a fortiori
a posteriori
a priori
Cori
gori
hori
memento mori
millefiori
Montessori
nori
poori
pylori
Ruwenzori
satori
signori
sori
tandoori
tori
yakitori
zori

Synonyms and antonyms of Pori in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Pori» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PORI

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

Translator English - Chinese

波里
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Pori
570 millions of speakers

English

Pori
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पोरी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بوري
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Пори
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Pori
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

pori
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Pori
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pori
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Pori
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ポリ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

포리
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pori
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Pori
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பொறி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पोरी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Pori
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Pori
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Pori
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Порі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Pori
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Πορί
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Pori
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Pori
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Pori
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Pori

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PORI»

The term «Pori» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.012 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PORI» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PORI»

Discover the use of Pori in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Pori and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Finland
PORI □ 02 • pop 76,000 Pori (Swedish: Bjorneborg) would be an unremarkable west coast town for travellers, if not for its internationally renowned Jazz Festival which sets the town ablaze for a week in July. Domestically it's one of the most ...
Paul Harding, 2003
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Kenya National Assembly Official Record (Hansard)
Wananchi wanaokaa karibu na mbuga za wanyama wa pori wanasisitiza kwamba fidia inayolipwa kutokana na madhara yanayosababishwa na ndovu ni duni. Fidia hii imetokana na sera zinazowajali wanyama wa pori zaidi kuliko binadamu ...
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Kenya National Assembly Official Record (Hansard)
Wananchi wanaokaa karibu na mbuga za wanyama wa pori wanasisitiza kwamba fidia inayolipwa kutokana na madhara yanayosababishwa na ndovu ni duni. Fidia hii imetokana na sera zinazowajali wanyama wa pori zaidi kuliko binadamu ...
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Finland
Getting There & Away AIR There are two to four daily Finnair flights between Pori and Helsinki (€150 to €180, 45 minutes). The airport is a couple of kilometres southeast of the centre. BUS There are frequent daily buses between Pori and ...
Andy Symington, George Dunford, 2009
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Dictionary of Iconic Expressions in Japanese: Vol I: A - J. ...
1966] pori' S: A sharp snapping sound made when biting off a piece of something hard. pori' to (1) lififii' if D o t in Ii 0 L'EWMI, minaret. Boo-ame o pori' to kaji'ta hazumi ni, ha ga kaketa. When I bit of a piece of candy cane, I chipped one of my  ...
Hisao Kakehi, Ikuhiro Tamori, Lawrence Schourup, 1996
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Kenya National Assembly Official Record (Hansard)
wa pori. Kwa hivyo, ningependa kuona kwamba mabadiliko hayo yamefanywa ilihali hii iwe sawa kabisa na ijulikane na kila mwananchi; kwamba iwapo mtu atauawa na wanyama wa pori, fidia yake itakuwa ni kiasi fulani na kiasi kile ...
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Khanty, People of the Taiga: Surviving the 20th Century
Pori with moose is made at home or, especially in former times when transport was more difficult, even at the killing site. The butchered animal is brought home and the meat distributed among the families living at the settlement. The head is ...
Andrew Wiget, Olga Balalaeva, 2011
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Orange Coast Magazine
For one night-crawling, day-tripping week in July, Pori, an industrial port city of 78,000 residents on the west coast of Finland becomes a magnet for jazz musicians and enthusiasts who effectively double the city's normal population. Tents are ...
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Cannibals and converts: revolutionary change in the Cook ...
... the laws of the village. During Buzacott's term, Makea Pori became an enquirer and they [he and Pa] were accepted as members of the church. Both died still trusting in Jesus Christ.28 Makea Pori was succeeded by Makea Davida, who ...
Maretu, Marjorie Tuainekore Crocombe
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Israeli Identity: In Search of a Successor to the Pioneer, ...
Pori, Ha-arets, 21 May 1979. Pori, Ha-arets, 16 February 1979; 26 December 1980. Pori, Ha-arets, 1 November 1979; 29 September 1980. Yedi'ot Ahronot, 20 July 1979; 22 March 1981. For a fuller discussion of Likud economic policy, see D.
Lilly Weissbrod, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PORI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Pori is used in the context of the following news items.
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The Lost Panorama
Back in those times, you could even see Lalbagh Fort from the river, with the marvellous dome of the mausoleum of Pori Bibi in the skyline. «The Daily Star, Jul 15»
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Tuesday's papers: Sipilä contract problems, Chinese tourist invasion …
It concerns a Kakkonen or third tier match between Pori team Musan Salama (MuSa) and Kaarinan Pojat (KaaPo) that ended in a 2-1 win for ... «YLE News, Jul 15»
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The Best Under-The-Radar Beaches
Wikimedia Yyteri Beach, Finland: Yyteri is a 3.7 mile long sand beach in western Finland close to the city of Pori. The dreamy beach with gentle ... «Paste Magazine, Jul 15»
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Bronco Hockey Announces Four Additional Signings
KALAMAZOO -- The Western Michigan hockey program and head coach Andy Murray have announced the signing of Oliwer Kaski (Pori, ... «WMUBroncos.com, Jul 15»
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Thursday's papers: Metro delays, Pori panel, 2nd coldest summer …
Finland's print press reports on morning problems with the capital city's underground transit, a cabinet snub of a panel discussion in Pori, record ... «YLE News, Jul 15»
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Experts: House prices at risk of falling nationwide
This was the backdrop to the panel discussion on real estate investments in Pori on Tuesday. Mia Koro-Kanerva, the executive director of the ... «Helsinki Times, Jul 15»
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Pori Jazz Artist of the Year: "Bass chose me"
Pori Jazz Artist of the Year Antti Lötjönen has often wondered why the bass became his main instrument. According to him, the bass chose him, ... «YLE News, Jul 15»
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Photos: Heidelberg spar upended
The hull was constructed by Technip in Pori, Finland. To reach Texas, the spar sailed 7300nm over 27 days from September to October 2014 ... «OE Digital, Jul 15»
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Citycon sells the new SAMK university campus in Pori to Hemsö
The new SAMK campus will be located in the city centre of Pori, next to the railway station. The old office and retail building located on the plot ... «GlobeNewswire, Jun 15»
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BRIEF-Citycon sells the new SAMK university campus in Pori to …
June 18 Citycon Oyj : * Says has entered into an agreement to sell the Porin Asema-aukio property to the Swedish property company Hemsö ... «Reuters, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Pori [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pori>. Oct 2022 ».
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