Québec

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English[edit]

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Québec

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Algonquian kepék ‎((it) narrows), originally referred to the area around Quebec City where the Saint Lawrence River narrows to a cliff-lined gap.

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Québec m

  1. Quebec (the province of Canada)
  2. Quebec (the capital city of the eponymous province of Canada)

Usage notes[edit]

The name of the city does not take a definite article: Québec, de Québec, à Québec. The name of the province does: le Québec, au Québec, du Québec, except in the expression Province de Québec.

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has articles on:

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Québec n

  1. Quebec (the province of Canada)
  2. Quebec (the capital city of the province Quebec)

Italian[edit]

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Québec

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

Portuguese[edit]

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Québec

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Québec ?

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Québec ?

  1. Alternative form of Quebec