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Meaning of "Zug" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ZUG

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PRONUNCIATION OF ZUG

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ZUG

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Zug 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 ZUG MEAN IN ENGLISH?

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Zug (German: Zug, ( listen); French: Zoug; Italian: Zugo; Romansh: Zug; Neo-Latin Tugium (named in the 16th century)), is a German-speaking city in Switzerland. The name ‘Zug’ originates from fishing vocabulary; in the Middle Ages it referred to the right to ‘pull up’ fishing nets and hence to the right to fish. The city of Zug is located in the Canton of Zug and is its capital. As of 31 December 2012 it had a total population of 27,534 inhabitants.

Definition of Zug in the English dictionary

The definition of Zug in the dictionary is a canton of N central Switzerland: the smallest Swiss canton; mainly German-speaking and Roman Catholic; joined the Swiss Confederation in 1352. Capital: Zug. Pop: 102 200. Area: 239 sq km. Other definition of Zug is a town in N central Switzerland, the capital of Zug canton, on Lake Zug. Pop: 22 973.

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WORDS THAT END LIKE ZUG

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Synonyms and antonyms of Zug in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Zug» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ZUG

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

Translator English - Chinese

楚格
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Zug
570 millions of speakers

English

Zug
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जुग
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

زوغ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Цуг
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Zug
270 millions of speakers

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zug
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Zoug
220 millions of speakers

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Zug
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zug
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ツーク
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

저그
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Zug
85 millions of speakers
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Zug
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஜக்கின்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

झुग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Zug
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Zug
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Zug
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Цуг
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Zug
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Zug
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Zug
14 millions of speakers
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Zug
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Zug
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Trends of use of Zug

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ZUG»

The term «Zug» is very widely used and occupies the 15.325 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ZUG» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ZUG»

Discover the use of Zug in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Zug and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Squash: A History of the Game
A gripping cultural history, Squash is the book for which all aficionados of this fast-paced, exciting game have been waiting.
James Zug, 2007
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Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles
This third edition, now fully revised and updated by two of Dr. Zug's colleagues, provides herpetology students and amateur reptile and amphibian keepers with the latest taxonomy and species developments from around the world.
Laurie J. Vitt, Janalee P. Caldwell, 2008
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Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles
During the past few years the field has continued to grow, yet it has been plagued by scarcity of comprehensive, up-to-date textbooks containing the most important developments. This timely book fills that void.
George R. Zug, 1993
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Prank the Monkey: The Zug Book of Pranks
Action-packed and rammed with laughs, Prank the Monkey follows John as he dishes out revenge on the world's biggest and most deserving targets, exposing them for the chumps they really are - and showing readers how to do the same!
John Hargrave, 2007
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Zug Island: A Detroit Riot Novel
Zug Island is a dangerous place. It's the filthiest hellhole in the city.” “Yeah, what do you know about it?” I was surprised she even knew the name of the place. Looking at me fully ensconced in my work attire, she said with a staid expression,  ...
Gregory A. Fournier, 2011
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The Three Zug (Zook) Brothers of 1742 and Their Male ...
The three Zug/Zook brothers, Christian, Johannes and Moritz immigrated to Pennsylvania from Switzerland and the Palatinate about 1742.
Paul V. Hostetler, 1982
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Switzerland
Revel in free bike rental in Bern (p207), Geneva (p100), Zug (p260) and Zürich ( p228). Transport One bike per passenger can be taken on slower trains (for the price of a regular adult 2nd-class ticket), and sometimes even on InterCity (IC) or  ...
Nicola Williams, Damien Simonis, Kerry Walker, 2009
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Eulogy on the Life and Character of the Late John Zug, Esq: ...
Delivered at the Request of the Temperance Societies of Carlisle, Pa., in the Methodist Episcopal Church, on the Evening of September 18, 1843 Thomas Verner Moore. At a meeting of the members of the several Temperance Socie- ties of ...
Thomas Verner Moore, 1843
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Rommel's Afrika Korps: Tobruk to El Alamein
Zug Zug Zug Zug Tr Zug Zug Zug Zug Tr Zug Zug Zug BefhPz 2 O 2 0 0 O 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 P2 ll 0 5 0 S 0 S 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 45 P2 III I 0 I 0 2 0 S 5 S 0 0 0 0 7| Pz IV 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 4 20 Panzer Regiment established tank strength, May I942 ...
Pier Paolo Battistelli, 2013
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Panzer Divisions: The Eastern Front 1941-43
In 1941 the Kradschützen Bataillon, some 1,000 strong, had three Kradschützen Kompanien each with three Kradschützen Zug and a schwere Zug (four officers, 24 NCOs and 150 other ranks; armament included 18 light and two heavy MGs, ...
Pier Paolo Battistelli, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ZUG»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Zug is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mediaspectrum Opens New European Headquarters in Zug
MIAMI BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mediaspectrum, Inc.® today announced further international expansion with the opening of its newest office in Zug, ... «Business Wire, Jul 15»
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Oxford International Opens Office in Zug, Switzerland
Publicly-traded international recruiting firm operating in Europe for over 20 years awarded Swiss recruiting licenses and establishes physical presence in ... «Business Wire, Feb 15»
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New Possibilities in the Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer
Its headquarters are in Zug, Switzerland, and it has research laboratories in Germany and Italy and a production facility in Hungary. This international company ... «PR Newswire, Dec 14»
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Zug der Zukunft: Sicher, leicht, schnell und ohne Oberleitung
Der „Zug der nächsten Generation“ ist besonders schnell, ultraleicht und braucht keine Oberleitung. Für den Fahrgast wird es komfortabler und sicherer, weil die ... «Ingenieur.de - Das Nachrichtenportal für Ingenieure, Sep 14»
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Schlanker Pilz | Stadtgarten und Pavillon in Zug
Mitten im schweizerischen Zug, direkt vor der Stadt- und Kantonsbibliothek, entstand in den Siebzigerjahren ein zehngeschossiges unterirdisches Parkhaus, ... «BauNetz.de, Aug 14»
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Mysterious Windsor Hum traced to Zug Island, Mich.
The source of the mysterious Windsor Hum in the southwestern Ontario city is on Zug Island — in River Rouge, Mich. — according to a federally funded report ... «CBC.ca, May 14»
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Babyleiche im Railjet: Totes Baby im Zug: Blut war schon in Linz im …
Irgendwo zwischen St. Pölten und München hat die Mutter den Zug wieder verlassen. Wo, weiß die Polizei nicht. „Wir werden die Videoaufzeichnungen an allen ... «Abendzeitung München, May 14»
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Shipp Speaks Out About Zug Announcement
Albemarle County Clerk of Courts Debra Shipp is firing back after Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Jon Zug announces plans to run for her position in the ... «The Charlottesville Newsplex, Mar 14»
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Bahnpanne: Fahrgäste müssen liegen gebliebenen Zug anschieben
Der nagelneue Zug blieb in Bayern mitten auf der Strecke liegen. Anstatt eine Ersatzlok zu holen, bat der Zugführer die Passagiere kurzerhand, selbst ... «Hamburger Abendblatt, Feb 14»
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Auto von Zug erfasst - 87-Jährige übersteht Unfall unverletzt
Viermünden, 15. September 2013: Das Auto einer 87-jährigen Frau aus Viermünden ist am Sonntagabend in Viermünden an einem unbeschrankten ... «YouTube, Sep 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Zug [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/zug>. Jan 2021 ».
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