Quebec

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See also: Québec and Quê-béc

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Quebec

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Quebec

  1. Code word for the letter Q in the NATO/ICAO spelling alphabet

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Annex 10 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation: Aeronautical Telecommunications; Volume II Communication Procedures including those with PANS status[1], 6th edition, International Civil Aviation Organization, October 2001, retrieved 23 January 2019, page §5.2.1.3, Figure 5–1

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Québec, from Algonquin kepék ((it) narrows), originally referring to the area around Quebec City where the Saint Lawrence River narrows to a cliff-lined gap.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /kwɪˈbɛk/
  • (Canada) IPA(key): /kwɪˈbɛk/, /kɛˈbɛk/, /keɪˈbɛk/
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Proper noun[edit]

Quebec

  1. A province in eastern Canada.
  2. The capital city of the province of Quebec, Canada.
  3. The letter Q in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec m

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

Derived terms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkebek/, [ˈke̞be̞k]

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec

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

Declension[edit]

  • When written:
Inflection of Quebec (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Quebec
genitive Quebecin
partitive Quebecia
illative Quebeciin
singular plural
nominative Quebec
accusative nom. Quebec
gen. Quebecin
genitive Quebecin
partitive Quebecia
inessive Quebecissa
elative Quebecista
illative Quebeciin
adessive Quebecilla
ablative Quebecilta
allative Quebecille
essive Quebecina
translative Quebeciksi
instructive
abessive Quebecitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Quebec (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Quebecini Quebecimme
2nd person Quebecisi Quebecinne
3rd person Quebecinsa
  • When spoken:
Inflection of Quebec (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Quebec
genitive Quebecin
partitive Quebeciä
illative Quebeciin
singular plural
nominative Quebec
accusative nom. Quebec
gen. Quebecin
genitive Quebecin
partitive Quebeciä
inessive Quebecissä
elative Quebecistä
illative Quebeciin
adessive Quebecillä
ablative Quebeciltä
allative Quebecille
essive Quebecinä
translative Quebeciksi
instructive
abessive Quebecittä
comitative
Possessive forms of Quebec (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Quebecini Quebecimme
2nd person Quebecisi Quebecinne
3rd person Quebecinsä

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From English Quebec, from French Québec, from Algonquin kepék.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec m inan

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

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Quebec in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Quebec in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French Québec.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec m or f

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

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /keˈbek/, [keˈβ̞ek]

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec m

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

Derived terms[edit]