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Meaning of "Zante" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ZANTE

Zante  [ˈzæntɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ZANTE

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Zante is a noun.
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WHAT DOES ZANTE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Zante

Zakynthos

Zakynthos (Greek: Ζάκυνθος, ( listen)) or Zante (from Venetian) is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea. It is the third largest of the Ionian Islands. Zakynthos is a separate regional unit of the Ionian Islands region, and its only municipality. It covers an area of 410 km2 (158 sq mi) and its coastline is roughly 123 km (76 mi) in length. The name, like all similar names ending in -nthos, is pre-Mycenaean or Pelasgian in origin. In Greek mythology the island was said to be named after Zakynthos, the son of a legendary Arcadian chief Dardanus. Zakynthos is a tourist destination, with an international airport served by many charter flights from northern Europe. The island's nickname is To fioro tou Levante (Italian: Il fiore di Levante, English: The flower of the East), given by the Venetians.

Definition of Zante in the English dictionary

The definition of Zante in the dictionary is an island in the Ionian Sea, off the W coast of Greece: southernmost of the Ionian Islands; traditionally belonged to Ulysses, king of Ithaca. Pop: 38 957. Area: 402 sq km Latin name: Zacynthus Ancient Greek name: Zakynthos, Modern Greek name: Zákinthos.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ZANTE


Alicante
ˌælɪˈkæntɪ
ante
ˈæntɪ
anti
ˈæntɪ
Ashanti
əˈʃæntɪ
avanti
æˈvæntɪ
chianti
kɪˈæntɪ
Dante
ˈdæntɪ
Durante
dəˈræntɪ
Fanti
ˈfæntɪ
frizzante
frɪˈzæntɪ
infante
ɪnˈfæntɪ
janty
ˈdʒæntɪ
meranti
mɪˈræntɪ
panty
ˈpæntɪ
pesante
pəˈzæntɪ
shanty
ˈʃæntɪ
spumante
spuːˈmæntɪ
vigilante
ˌvɪdʒɪˈlæntɪ
volante
vɒˈlæntɪ
Ypsilanti
ˌɪpsɪˈlæntɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ZANTE

Zanu
Zanu PF
zany
zanyish
zanyism
zanze
Zanzibar
Zanzibari

WORDS THAT END LIKE ZANTE

andante
bacchante
bandeirante
Bramante
concertante
confidante
courante
croquante
debutante
dilettante
ex ante
flamboyante
governante
intrigante
Marie Galante
picante
poste restante
Rosinante
suivante
up the ante

Synonyms and antonyms of Zante in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Zante» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ZANTE

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

Translator English - Chinese

桑特岛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Zante
570 millions of speakers

English

Zante
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जैकिंथॉस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

زانتي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Закинф
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Zante
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Zante
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Zante
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Zante
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zakynthos
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ザンテ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잔테
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Zante
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Zante
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Zante
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

झँटे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Zante
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Zante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Zante
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Закінф
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Zante
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Ζάκυνθος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Zante
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Zante
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Zante
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Zante

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ZANTE»

The term «Zante» is regularly used and occupies the 56.430 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ZANTE» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ZANTE»

Discover the use of Zante in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Zante and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Notes and observations on the Ionian Islands and Malta: with ...
A Statement of the Quantity of Currants, in Tons, shipped from Zante during the Years 1 8 1 6 to 1841 inclusive ; from Cephalonia, from 1820 to 1841 ; and from the Morea, from 1 820 to 184 1 inclusive? ; with Places to whence Exported ; also  ...
John Davy, 1842
2
Historical Seismology: Interdisciplinary Studies of Past and ...
Zante, 22 febbraio 1662 (1661 more veneto); (b) Dispaccio n. 14, Provv. Gen. Francesco Mocenigo, Zante 16 marzo; (c) Dispaccio n. 20, Provv. Gen. Francesco Mocenigo, Argostoli di Cefalonia, 10 maggio; (d) Dispaccio n. 32, Provv. Gen.
Julien Fréchet, Mustapha Meghraoui, Massimiliano Stucchi, 2008
3
The origin and history of missions ...: comp. from athentic ...
ZANTE. Zante is one of the Ionian Isles. These islands are seven in number — Corfu, Cephalonia, Paxo, Ithaca, Santa Maura, Cerigo, and Zante. Homer speaks of " Zacynthus green," and Virgil of " Zacyn- thian woods ;" but the only trees that ...
Thomas Smith, 1837
4
The new sailing directory for the Strait of Gibraltar and ...
ZANTE. — The Island of Zante, the antient Zacynthus, is separated from Cepha- lonia by a deep and clear channel, 7 miles in breadth ; and the north end of Zante , Cape Skinari, bears from Cape Skala, S.W. [S.S.TV. \ W.] Capo Skinari is in ...
John Purdy, 1832
5
The Rough Guide to the Greek Islands
Zakynthos (Zante) Zakynthos, southernmost of the six core Ionian islands, currently teeters between underdevelopment and indiscriminate commercialization. Much of the island is still green and unspoilt, but the development in some resorts is ...
Mark Ellingham, 2004
6
Coins and Medals of the Ionian Islands: Coins Issued Under ...
Zante. Issued. Under. Venetian. Rule. ca. 1730-1797. By PAUL LAMBROS Translated by Aloisius Barozzi*1 From the abolition of the autonomous mint of Corcyra (Corfu) by order of the Roman Emperor Gordianus I in 238 A.D. until the 18th ...
Aloisius Barozzi, 1968
7
The United service magazine
The head-quarters and three companies of the regiment embarked at Cephalonia on board the " Vittoria" on the 23rd, and disembarked at Zante on 25th January, 1826. The "Vittoria" disembarked the remaining three compames at Zante on ...
Arthur William Alsager Pollock, 1869
8
The Quarterly Review
A Historical and Topographical Essay upon the Islands of Corfu, Leucadia, Cephalonia, Ithaca and Zante; with Remarks upon the Character, Manners and Customs of the Ionian Greeks : Descriptions of the Scenery and Remains of Antiquity ...
William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, 1823
9
Complete Poems
TO ZANTE The occasion of the composition of: this Shakespearean sonnet is almost surely a meeting of Poe and his first fiancee about 1836, while Poe was editor of the Southern Literary Messenger. Elmira Shelton — signing only her first  ...
Edgar Allan Poe, Thomas Ollive Mabbott, 2000
10
Fun and Laughter on Our Summer Holiday
FRIDAY, 1st SEPTEMBER ZANTE Zakynthos was the most southern island in the Ionian group, more easily pronounced and known as Zante. Zante ranges from mountains in the north to hills and flat countryside in the south. Zante had been ...
Eileen Edwards, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ZANTE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Zante is used in the context of the following news items.
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Inside Zante, the Greek haven with idyllic seclusion and thriving …
I had been forewarned that Zakynthos (or Zante, as it's also known) was an island with a split personality. Indeed, one only had to board our budget-airline jet to ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
2
Football Stories from Zante
When you think of the tiny Greek island of Zákinthos, otherwise known as Zante, I very doubt that you consider it to be a place where stories about football ... «Lion of Vienna Suite, Jul 15»
3
Shannon O'Dwyer died in Zante when she lost control of her quad bike
Shannon O'Dwyer was on the third day of her holiday in Zante when she persuaded friends Jade Lloyd, 21, and Summer Payne, 19, to hire quad bikes. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
4
Travel to Greece: Should holidaymakers be anxious?
Q My wife and I are travelling to Zante for a two-week holiday on 30 June, the same day as the Greece euro deadline. What is the worst that could happen while ... «The Independent, Jun 15»
5
Millie Mackintosh shows off tan in white strapless swimsuit on Zante
The 24-year-old is currently soaking up the sun on in Zante, Greece, where her ... On stage at 8pm - in time to enjoy the sun setting behind the stage #zante ... «Daily Mail, Jun 15»
6
Top 10 things to do in Zante
Take a boat trip to the island's famous Blue Caves, located just below the lighthouse at Cape Skinari in the north of Zante. So-called because of the stunningly ... «Express.co.uk, May 15»
7
It's hotter than Rome - and set fair for next weekend, too
Temperatures were expected to reach as high as 19C (66.2F) in parts of the country - hotter than Rome, the Greek islands of Zante and Kefalonia and nearly ... «Yorkshire Post, Apr 15»
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Thomas Cook gives payout to man after holiday in Zante ends up in …
John Moore, 56, from Herne in Kent, planned to spend a week on the island of Zante with his partner Angela, 51, in September. Rather than the peaceful break ... «Daily Mail, Mar 15»
9
RBA achieves $1900 for 2014 Zante Currant raisin crop
Goto said California raisin growers will need to see a continued boost in the price of Zante Currants to justify production of their high quality raisins. «Western Farm Press, Mar 15»
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2015 Running Gear Guide: Road Shoes
The Zante's raison d'être can be found in a new, lower-to-the-ground iteration of the lightweight Fresh Foam midsole it debuted last year. New Balance used ... «velonews.competitor.com, Mar 15»

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