Cebu

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See also: Cebú and cebú

English[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Cebu

  1. An island in the Central Visayas, Philippines.
  2. A province in the Central Visayas, Philippines.
  3. A city in the Philippines, the capital of Cebu province.
  4. A surname.
  5. (historical) The Rajahnate of Cebu.

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Cebuano[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Cebú, from Old Cebuano sibo meaning trade, itself the root word of sinibuayng hingpit meaning "place of trade" which referred to the harbors of ancient Cebu. A possible cognate is Sibuyan, an island north of Panay, part of Romblon

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Cebuano) IPA(key): /sɛˈbuː/

Proper noun[edit]

Cebu

  1. a surname

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cebu f

  1. Cebu (an island and province of the Philippines)
  2. Cebu (a city, the provincial capital of Cebu, Philippines)

Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Cebu

  1. An island and province of the Philippines.
  2. A city, the provincial capital of Cebu, Philippines.