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Meaning of "Sekondi" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SEKONDI

Sekondi  [ˌsɛkənˈdiː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SEKONDI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sekondi 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 SEKONDI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Sekondi

Sekondi-Takoradi

Sekondi-Takoradi, a city comprising the twin cities of Sekondi and Takoradi, is the capital of Sekondi Takoradi Metropolitan District and the Western Region of Ghana. Sekondi-Takoradi is the region's largest city and an industrial and commercial center, with a population of 445,205 people. The chief industries in Sekondi-Takoradi are timber, plywood, shipbuilding and railway repair, and recently, sweet crude oil and crude oil. Sekondi-Takoradi lies on the main railway lines to Kumasi and Accra.

Definition of Sekondi in the English dictionary

The definition of Sekondi in the dictionary is a port in SW Ghana, 8 km northeast of Takoradi: linked administratively with Takoradi in 1946. Pop : 335 000.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SEKONDI


ABD
ˌeɪbiːˈdiː
attendee
əˌtɛnˈdiː
awardee
əˌwɔːˈdiː
BDD
ˌbiːdiːˈdiː
CRD
ˌsiːɑːˈdiː
DTD
ˌdiːtiːˈdiː
Dundee
dʌnˈdiː
FDD
ˌɛfdiːˈdiː
GED
ˌdʒiːiːˈdiː
grandee
ɡrænˈdiː
pardee
pɑːˈdiː
perdy
ˌpɜːˈdiː
R&D
ˌɑːrənˈdiː
Saadi
sɑːˈdiː
Sadi
sɑːˈdiː
secondee
səˌkɒnˈdiː
standee
stænˈdiː
tweedledee
ˌtwiːdəlˈdiː
vendee
vɛnˈdiː
VFD
ˌviːɛfˈdiː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SEKONDI

Sejm
Sekhmet
sekos
Sekt
sel
sel-sync
selachian
seladang
selaginella
selah
selamlik
Selangor
Selby
selcouth
seld
Selden

WORDS THAT END LIKE SEKONDI

bhindi
bindi
Bondi
Burundi
coati-mondi
effendi
fundi
Gondi
Hindi
jaguarondi
Kirundi
mandi
mehndi
modus operandi
Rawalpindi
Ruanda-Urundi
secondi
Sismondi
tondi
Urundi

Synonyms and antonyms of Sekondi in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Sekondi» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SEKONDI

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塞康
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Sekondi
570 millions of speakers

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Sekondi
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Sekondi
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سيكوندي
280 millions of speakers

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Sekondi
278 millions of speakers

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Sekondi
270 millions of speakers

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Sekondi
260 millions of speakers

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Sekondi
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Sekondi
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Sekondi
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Translator English - Japanese

セコンディ
130 millions of speakers

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Sekondi
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Translator English - Javanese

Sekondi
85 millions of speakers
vi

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Sekondi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Sekondi
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Translator English - Marathi

सेकांडी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sekondi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Sekondi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Sekondi
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Sekondi
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Sekondi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Sekondi
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Sekondi
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Sekondi
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Sekondi
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Sekondi

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SEKONDI»

The term «Sekondi» is quite widely used and occupies the 53.186 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SEKONDI» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SEKONDI»

Discover the use of Sekondi in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Sekondi and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Museums and Urban Culture in West Africa
Professor & Director, Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, Legon Sekondi-Takoradi, the administrative capital of the Western Region of Ghana, presents an interesting study of how two separate and obscure fishing villages six miles ...
Alexis Adandé, E. N. Arinze, 2002
2
Class, Power and Ideology in Ghana: The Railwaymen of Sekondi
This study analyses the political history and sociology of one particular group - the railway workers of Ghana's third city, Sekondi-Takoradi.
Richard Jeffries, 2009
3
The English in West Africa, 1681-1683: The Local ...
The westernmost factory of the RAC on the Gold Coast at this period was at Sekondi ('Succondee' in these documents). The Company had had a factory here in the late 1670s,1 but this clearly no longer existed by the beginning of 168 1.2 As ...
Robin Law, 1997
4
Oiling the Urban Economy: Land, Labour, Capital, and the ...
Land, Labour, Capital, and the State in Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana Franklin Obeng -Odoom. results. Kwame, the star of Ghana; Nkrumah the man of destiny. Toils of the brave and the sweat of their labours; Toils of the brave which have.
Franklin Obeng-Odoom, 2014
5
West Africa
%031 / pop 300,000 Together, the conjoined sister cities of Sekondi and Tekoradi form the third largest urban centre in Ghana. Takoradi, the larger of the two, was just a fishing village until it was chosen as Ghana's first deep-water seaport; ...
‎2009
6
Africa's Urban Past
Railway construction, begun in 1898 from the tiny Ahanta fishing village of Sekondi, linked interior mines with this natural harbour. The result was its transformation, like the Asante village of Obuasi, into a busding cosmopolitan town. Labour ...
David Anderson, Richard Rathbone, 2000
7
Highlife Saturday Night: Popular Music and Social Change in ...
“Annual Reports, 1926–41,” PRAAD-Sekondi, WRG 44/1/29; Iliffe, Honour in African History, 246–61. 44. “Receiver, 1931,” PRAAD-Sekondi, WRG 44/1/11. Also see Gold CoastLeader, July 20, 1918; WestAfrican Times, February 18, 1932.
Nate Plageman, 2013
8
Everybody Likes Saturday Night: A Social History of Popular ...
By 1927, the club had a sizeable membership in Cape Coast as well as ―affiliate ‖ branches in Half-Assini, Sekondi, Kumasi, and Accra.37 In Sekondi, club life emerged largely around the Optimism Club, which was formed in 1915 by six ...
Nathan A. Plageman, 2008
9
The Anglican Story in Ghana: From Mission Beginnings to ...
However, Hamlyn took up residence in Sekondi June 1904. As explained earlier, Sekondi was at the head of the railway line from the coast to the interior. Sekondi in origin was a settlement of the Fantes from Kromantse near Saltpond, Central ...
John S. Pobee, 2009
10
2012 Africa Cup of Nations: Complete Tournament Record
... Ghana Guinea Morocco Namibia Venue Ohene Djan Stadium, Accra Ohene Djan Stadium, Accra Ohene Djan Stadium, Accra Ohene Djan Stadium, Accra Ohene Djan Stadium, Accra Sekondi-Takoradi Stadium, Sekondi-Takoradi P W D 3 3 ...
Simon Barclay, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SEKONDI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Sekondi is used in the context of the following news items.
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Match Report: Sekondi Hasaacas 2-0 Brong Ahafo United - Do Boys …
Sekondi Hasaacas further paved the way for Brong Ahafo United to return back to the second-tier league after consigning them to a 2-0 defeat at the Essipong ... «Ghanasoccernet.com, Jul 15»
2
UK Exim Bank to terminate Sekondi hospital contract
I also have reliable information that the project will be terminated by Exim Bank UK not only from the people of Sekondi but from Ghana at large by 31st July ... «Citifmonline, Jul 15»
3
Match Report: Sekondi Hasaacas 1-1 Wa All Stars - Joshua Otoo …
Wa All Stars fought from behind to snatch a point from host Sekondi Hasaacas at the Essipong Sports Stadium in the Ghanaian Premier League on Saturday ... «Ghanasoccernet.com, Jul 15»
4
Match Report: Hearts of Oak 1-2 Sekondi Hasaacas - Emmanuel …
Sekondi Hasaacas recorded their maiden victory over Hearts of Oak at the Accra Sports Stadium in 14 seasons after beating them 2-1 in the Ghana Premier ... «Ghanasoccernet.com, Jul 15»
5
Match Report: Sekondi Hasaacas 2-0 AshantiGold - Frederick …
Former Asante Kotoko star Frederick Quayson steered Sekondi Hasaacas to a memorable 2-0 victory over league leaders AshantiGold in the Ghana Premier ... «Ghanasoccernet, Jun 15»
6
Cholera kills 2, infects 23 others in Sekondi-Takoradi
Two persons have died from cholera in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis in the Western Region. Some 23 cases have also been confirmed out of the 79 reported ... «Citifmonline, Jun 15»
7
Drivers at war with Navy in Sekondi
Naval personnel in the Sekondi-Takoradi metropolis who usually board commercial vehicles, also called “trotro”, to and from Sekondi on daily basis will have to ... «GhanaWeb, Jun 15»
8
Takoradi GPRTU bars Navy officers from using their 'trotro'
Two Navy officers believed to be stationed at the Sekondi Naval Base in the Western Region on Monday physically assaulted a “trotro” driver for not speeding ... «Citifmonline, Jun 15»
9
Match Report: WAFA 4-1 Sekondi Hasaacas - Martin Antwi brace …
West African Football Academy subjected Sekondi Hasaacas to a huge demolish after hammering them 4-1 at the WAFA Park in Sogakope in the Ghana ... «Ghanasoccernet, Jun 15»
10
$65M mall for Sekondi-Takoradi
To this end, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has held a hearing on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIS), in accordance with environmental ... «Citifmonline, May 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Sekondi [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sekondi>. Aug 2019 ».
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