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Meaning of "Quezon City" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUEZON CITY

Quezon City  [ˈkeɪzɒn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUEZON CITY

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Quezon City 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 QUEZON CITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Quezon City

Quezon City

Quezon City is one of the cities that make up Metro Manila, the National Capital Region of the Philippines, located on the island of Luzon. It is the most populous city in the country, and the largest city by area in Metro Manila. Quezon City was named after Manuel L. Quezon, former President of the Philippines, who founded the city and developed it to replace Manila as the country's capital for 28 years from 1948 to 1976. Quezon City is not located in and should not be confused with Quezon province, which was also named after the president. Having been the national capital, Quezon City is the site of many government offices, including the Batasang Pambansa Complex which is the seat of the House of Representatives. The main campuses of two noteworthy universities, the Ateneo de Manila University and the country's national university, the University of the Philippines Diliman, are located in the city.

Definition of Quezon City in the English dictionary

The definition of Quezon City in the dictionary is a city in the Philippines, on central Luzon adjoining Manila: capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976; seat of the University of the Philippines. Pop: 2 173 831.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUEZON CITY


Apiezon
ˌæpɪˈeɪzɒn
blouson
ˈbluːzɒn
borazon
ˈbɔːrəˌzɒn
boson
ˈbəʊzɒn
cabezon
ˈkæbɪzɒn
gohonzon
ɡəʊˈhɒnzɒn
liaison
lɪˈeɪzɒn
Luzon
luːˈzɒn
menazon
ˈmɛnəˌzɒn
meson
ˈmiːzɒn
scazon
ˈskeɪzɒn
stramazon
ˈstræməˌzɒn
transposon
trænsˈpəʊzɒn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUEZON CITY

Quetta
quetzal
Quetzalcoatl
queue
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queue-jumper
queue-jumping
queuer
queuing
queuing theory
Quevedo y Villegas
quey
queyn
quezal
Quezon y Molina
Qui Nhong

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUEZON CITY

Atlantic City
Carson City
Dodge City
Forbidden City
Granite City
Guatemala City
Ho Chi Minh City
Holy City
Jefferson City
Jersey City
Kansas City
Mexico City
New York City
Oklahoma City
Panama City
Salt Lake City
the City
the Holy City
the Windy City
Vatican City
Windy City

Synonyms and antonyms of Quezon City in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Quezon City» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUEZON CITY

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The translations of Quezon City from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Quezon City» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

奎松市
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Quezon City
570 millions of speakers

English

Quezon City
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Quezon शहर
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

كويزون سيتي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Кесон-Сити
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Quezon City
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কুইজোন সিটি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Quezon City
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kota Quezon
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Quezon City
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ケソンシティー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

퀘존 시티
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Quezon City
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Quezon City
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Quezon City
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्वेझॉन सिटी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Quezon City
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Quezon City
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Manila
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Кесон- Сіті
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Quezon City
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Quezon City
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Quezon City
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Quezon City
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Quezon City
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Quezon City

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEZON CITY»

The term «Quezon City» is very widely used and occupies the 22.799 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEZON CITY» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEZON CITY»

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Solid Waste Management in the World's Cities: Water and ...
The total organics being generated at source is 383,499 tonnes per year. The buyers of the organics are livestock growers who get 12,723 tonnes and the compost producers and traders who get 1592 tonnes. Special features Quezon City has ...
‎2010
2
Philippines Government and Business Contacts Handbook
Vill., Phase 2, Mindanao Avenue Quezon City Contact Number/s : 983-4047 License: 10420 Amo: Francis A. Paderna Org Type: Corporation Primary Classification: General Building JTA BUILDERS UNDAC Bldg., Osmena St. Cor., Cabili St.
Ibp Usa, USA International Business Publications, 2007
3
Philippines Industrial and Business Directory
Domingo, Cainta, Rizal Contact Number/s : (63 2)655-7534 Fax : (63 2)655-7534 PHILIPPINE STEELMAKERS ASSOCIATION 25th Floor, Galleria Corporate Center, EDSA cor. Ortigas Ave., Ortigas, Quezon City Contact Number/s : (63 ...
Ibp Usa, USA International Business Publications, 2007
4
Information Technology Usage in Metro Manila Public and ...
Elementary Quezon City Public GSIS Village ES Premium St., GSIS Village, Proj. 8, Quezon Mrs. Paulina F. Platon 929-07-05 Elementary Quezon City Public Toro Hills ES Road 18, Project 8, Quezon City Dr. Juliet Navarra 927-15-28 12 ...
Maria Rodrigo, 2003
5
The Huk Rebellion: A Study of Peasant Revolt in the Philippines
Camp Crame, Quezon City, 14 and 16 July, and 5 and 12 November 1970. Imprisoned Huk-PKP leader who was also active in Pampanga's peasant movement in the 1930s. Bulaong, Agaton. Camp Crame, Quezon City, 20 July 1970.
Benedict J. Kerkvliet, 1977
6
Quezon City: The Rise of Asia's City of the Future
History and commercial development of Quezon City.
‎2010
7
World Directory Of Environmental Organisations
FOE Philipines Rm. 106,PSSC,Bldg Commonwealth Avenue, Diliman Quezon City, Philippines Tel: (63 2) 922 9621 (313) Gus Gatmaytan Projects Director for Chip Fay Linghod Tao-kalikasan PO Box 31 53 Manila, Philippines Tel: (63 2) 501 ...
S. Vandana, 2005
8
GEF Country Portfolio Evaluation: The Philippines (1992-2007)
2005. “General Program of Action 2005–2010.” Quezon City, Philippines. —. 2006. “National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.” Quezon City, Philippines. DENR Forest Management Bureau .
Global Environment Facility. Evaluation Office, 2008
9
Emotional Bureaucracy
153. 154. 155. Agamata, L., Director, Civil Service Commission, Quezon City, December 6, 2007. That is to say, salaries seem low given the aspirations seeded by the emphasis on educational qualifications and by salaries in the private sector ...
Rupert Hodder, 2011
10
Agrarian Reform in the Philippines: Democratic Transitions ...
Quezon City: DAR. Mar. 8. Reprinted in Manila Chronicle, Mar. 13, 1989. . . N.d. Cited as DAR 1989b in text. 1989 CARP Accomplishment Report. Quezon City: DAR. . . N.d. Cited as DAR 1990 in text. Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program ...
Jeffrey M. Riedinger, 1995

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUEZON CITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Quezon City is used in the context of the following news items.
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LIST: MMDA's traffic plan, alternate routes for SONA
From EDSA, turn right to Congressional Avenue, straight to Mindanao Avenue (or if coming from Quezon City Circle, take North Avenue then right to Mindanao ... «Philippine Star, Jul 15»
2
WALANG PASOK: Monday classes in Quezon City suspended due …
The Quezon City local government on Saturday announced that classes in all levels in the city are suspended on Monday due to President Benigno Aquino III's ... «GMA News, Jul 15»
3
Macapuno candies down 40 students in Quezon City
SEVERAL students showed signs of food poisoning after eating macapuno-flavored candies in Quezon City. According to a report by Radyo Inquirer 990AM, ... «Inquirer.net, Jul 15»
4
P225M worth of shabu confiscated in Quezon City
Quezon City Police Director (QCPD) director Chief Superintendent Joel Pagdilao said Garry Go and Sheralyn Borromeo were arrested after they sold shabu ... «Sun.Star, Jun 15»
5
Grace Poe-Llamanzares and her American Traditional home in …
After almost 12 years of residing in Virginia, U.S.A., the senator and her family decided to sell their house, relocate to Quezon City, which is quite near to the ... «Philippine Entertainment Portal, Jun 15»
6
Burglars break into Jinggoy Estrada's QC home
Two men broke into the house of Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada in Quezon City ... Quirino Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City after people beat him up. «Inquirer.net, Jun 15»
7
LOOK: Quezon City areas affected by Valley Fault
It said 5,524 people could die in Quezon City alone, and 23,103 people could be seriously injured. "The number of people who will die is dependent on the ... «ABS CBN News, May 15»
8
Hailstorm hits Quezon City, nearby provinces
MANILA -- The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said some areas in Quezon City and nearby provinces ... «Sun.Star, Apr 15»
9
Bulgarian man who hacked Bill Gates nabbed in QC
... Paraguay in 2011 for allegedly hacking the account of the world's richest man Bill Gates was arrested in an entrapment operation in Quezon City on Thursday ... «GMA News, Apr 15»
10
DepEd probes Quezon City student's interrupted speech
THE Department of Education (DepEd) has given a Quezon City school two days to file an explanation to its decision to cut short a high school salutatorian's ... «Sun.Star, Mar 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Quezon City [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/quezon-city>. Sep 2021 ».
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