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Meaning of "UVF" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES UVF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of UVF in the English dictionary

The definition of UVF in the dictionary is Ulster Volunteer Force.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UVF

UU
UV
UV-A
UV-B
uvarovite
uvea
uveal
Uvedale
uveitic
uveitis
uveous
uvula
uvulae
uvular
uvularly
uvulitis
UWB
UWIST
Uxbridge
Uxmal

WORDS THAT END LIKE UVF

IVF
VF

Synonyms and antonyms of UVF in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «UVF» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UVF

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

Translator English - Chinese

UVF
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

UVF
570 millions of speakers

English

UVF
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

UVF
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

UVF
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

UVF
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

UVF
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

UVF
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

UVF
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

UVF
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

UVF
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

UVF
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

UVF
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

UVF
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

UVF
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

UVF
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

UVF
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

UVF
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

UVF
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

UVF
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

UVF
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

UVF
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

UVF
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

UVF
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

UVF
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

UVF
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of UVF

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UVF»

The term «UVF» is regularly used and occupies the 57.585 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UVF» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UVF»

Discover the use of UVF in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to UVF and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Irish Regiments in the Great War: Discipline and Morale
While assessments of the overlap between the UVF and 36th (Ulster) Division for other ranks remain somewhat generalised, it is possible, following the recent release of officers' personal records at the PRO to build up a detailed picture of the ...
Timothy Bowman, 2006
2
The Troubles: Ireland's Ordeal and the Search for Peace
The Young Citizen Volunteers stands in the same relationship to the UVF as does the Fianna to the IRA: a military scouting movement which acts as a youthful recruiting agency. The sheer multiplicity of all these organisations made rivalries  ...
Tim Pat Coogan, 2002
3
Country Reports on Terrorism 2004
Strength Estimates vary from 2,000 to 5,000 members, with several hundred active in paramilitary operations. Location/Area of Operation Northern Ireland. External Aid Unknown. Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) Description The UVF is a Loyalist ...
State Department, Office of the Coordinator for Conterterrorism
4
Quarterly Digests of Unpublished Decisions of the ...
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United States. General Accounting Office
5
Doing Qualitative Analysis In Psychology
Present day loyalist paramilitaries are to be seen in the same light as the original UVF. They are to be seen simply as part of the campaign by Unionists to ensure that their religious and political heritage is not surrendered: they fight for God ...
Nicky Hayes,, 2013
6
Historical Dictionary of Terrorism
The new UVF engaged in a campaign of arsons of Catholic homes and businesses. The Special Powers Act (1922) banning the IRA was amended on 23 June 1966 to proscribe the UVF as well. On 26 May 1966 the UVF shot one John ...
Stephen Sloan, Sean K. Anderson, 2009
7
Encyclopedia of Terrorism [2 volumes]
ULSTER VOLUNTEER FORCE (UVF) The Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) is a Northern Irish loyalist paramilitary grouping, formed in May 1966 in response to fears about the growing rapprochement between the Protestant government of ...
Peter Chalk, 2012
8
The Acquisition of Two Languages from Birth: A Case Study
Table 7.4 Kate's English verb forms a Affirm Interrog b Negative Lexical verbs SIMPLE PRESENT UVF 215 UVF? 7 don't UVF 2 6 WANNA 26 does UVF? 6 doesn't UVF 3 UVF + (-s} 1 8 do UVF? 3 does? (tag) 2 SIMPLE PAST irregular 20 did ...
Annick de Houwer, 1990
9
Carson's Army: The Ulster Volunteer Force, 1910-22
This book will be essential reading for military and Irish historians and their students, and will interest any general reader interested in modern paramilitary forces.
Timothy Bowman, 2012
10
After the Peace: Loyalist Paramilitaries in Post-accord ...
The next week the UVF killed again (Breslin 2005). Its victim, Stephen Paul, was not believed to have been a member of the LVF, but he was reported to have gotten into an argument with a UVF man in the weeks before his death. The PSNI  ...
Carolyn Gallaher, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UVF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term UVF is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Miami Showband massacre survivor on coming face-to-face with the …
Yet the UDR soldiers were also members of the mid-Ulster UVF with links to the brutal ... Two UVF members were killed trying to hide the explosives in the van. «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
2
Man arrested in England over UVF north Belfast murders
A man has been arrested in England as part of an investigation into loyalist paramilitary murders in north Belfast. The 57-year-old is being questioned about the ... «BBC News, Sep 14»
3
My boy died on holiday in Bulgaria after fleeing UVF gang, says …
The mother of a man drowned while on holiday in Bulgaria has said he fled there to escape the UVF – four years after the group shot dead his uncle. «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 14»
4
Loughinisland murders: Police appeal on 20th anniversary of UVF
... became known as the Loughinisland massacre. The Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) claimed responsibility but no-one has ever been convicted of the murders. «BBC News, Jun 14»
5
PSNI 'in war of attrition' with racist thugs of UVF
Police are embroiled in a war of attrition against the UVF to tackle race hate crime in Northern Ireland, a senior commander has said. «Belfast Telegraph, May 14»
6
UVF blamed for Alliance office petrol bomb attack in east Belfast …
Sinn Fein Deputy First Minister Mr McGuinness said: "The activities of the UVF in east Belfast over the course of the last two years have been particularly ... «Belfast Telegraph, Apr 14»
7
Man (48) charged with UVF murders of Catholic workmen Eamon …
Eamon Fox (44) and Gary Convie (24) were shot dead by the UVF at North Queen Street in north Belfast in May 1994. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email. «Belfast Telegraph, Mar 14»
8
Three arrests over Gary Convie and Eamon Fox UVF murders
Eamon Fox, 44, and Gary Convie, 24, were shot dead by the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) at North Queen Street. The men, aged 43, 52, and 65, were arrested ... «BBC News, Mar 14»
9
McGurk's Bar bombing: Man, 75, arrested over UVF murders
The attack at McGurk's bar in Belfast on 4 December, 1971, was carried out by the loyalist paramilitary group, the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF). The man was ... «BBC News, Mar 14»
10
McGuinness: Unionists agree Orange Order is linked to UVF and PUP
Mr McGuinness has previously said that he believed the Orange Order had been infiltrated by the PUP and the UVF, a claim that was also denied by the order at ... «BBC News, Jan 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Uvf [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/uvf>. Jun 2021 ».
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