Metro

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian Metro

Proper noun[edit]

Metro

  1. A city in Lampung, Indonesia

Translations[edit]

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Metro f (genitive Metro, plural Metros)

  1. metro

Usage Note: For the German metros usually S-Bahn and U-Bahn is used.

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Metro” in Duden online

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English metro, from French métro, short for métropole, from Latin mētropolis, ultimately from Ancient Greek μητρόπολις (mētrópolis, mother city).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Met‧ro
  • IPA(key): /ˈmetɾo/, [ˈmɛt.ɾo]

Noun[edit]

Metro (Baybayin spelling ᜋᜒᜆ᜔ᜇᜓ)

  1. metropolis
    Synonyms: kalakhan, punong lungsod, kabisera, kapitolyo

Usage notes[edit]

Commonly added with city names like Metro Manila, Metro Cebu, and Metro Davao.

See also[edit]