Cardiff

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Welsh Caerdyf, equivalent to Welsh caer (fort) + Taf ((River) Taff) = fortified city on the River Taff. Compare Welsh Caerdydd.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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Cardiff

  1. A city and county, the capital and largest city of Wales.
  2. A suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia.
  3. A community in the township of Highlands East, Haliburton County, Ontario, Canada.
  4. A hamlet in Sturgeon County, in central Alberta, Canada.
  5. A small rural settlement in the region of Taranaki, New Zealand.
  6. A tiny town in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States.
  7. A ghost town in Livingston County, Illinois, United States.
  8. An unincorporated community in Harford County, Maryland, United States.
  9. An unincorporated community in Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States.
  10. A small hamlet in Onandaga County, New York, United States.
  11. A ghost town in Roane County, Tennessee, United States.

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References[edit]

  • 2003, A. D. Mills, A Dictionary of British Place-Names, Oxford University Press, →ISBN

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Proper noun[edit]

Cardiff

  1. Cardiff (a city and county, the capital and largest city of Wales)

Portuguese[edit]

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Cardiff

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Cardiff, from medieval Welsh Caerdyf (Modern Welsh Caerdydd), from caer (fort) + Taf ((River) Taff) = fortified city on the River Taff

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cardiff f

  1. Cardiff (a city and county, the capital and largest city of Wales)

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