Quebec

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See also: quebec, Québec, and Quê-béc

Translingual[edit]

Quebec [2]
Quebec [3]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Quebec.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Quebec

  1. (international standards) NATO, ICAO, ITU & IMO radiotelephony clear code (spelling alphabet name) for the letter Q.
  2. (nautical) Signal flag for the letter Q.
  3. (time zone) UTC−04:00
ICAO/NATO radiotelephonic clear codes for letters
code Alfa Bravo Charlie Delta Echo Foxtrot Golf Hotel India Juliett Kilo Lima Mike
code November Oscar Papa Quebec Romeo Sierra Tango Uniform Victor Whiskey Xray Yankee Zulu

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DIN 5009:2022-06, Deutsches Institut für Normung, June 2022, page Anhang B: Buchstabiertafel der ICAO („Radiotelephony Spelling Alphabet“)

English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Québec, from Algonquin kepék ((it) narrows). Cognate with Mi'kmaq gepe'g (plug), and Mi'kmaq Kepinkek. It originally referred to the area around Quebec City where the Saint Lawrence River narrows to a cliff-lined gap. The name of the city preceded that of the province.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /kwɪˈbɛk/, /kwəˈbɛk/
  • (Canada) IPA(key): /kəˈbɛk/, /kwɪˈbɛk/, /kɛˈbɛk/, /keɪˈbɛk/, /kwəˈbɛk/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛk

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec (usually uncountable, plural Quebecs)

  1. A province in eastern Canada.
    • 1996, Eldon Black, “Prologue: 1960-1967”, in Direct Intervention: Canada-France Relations, 1967-1974[1], Carleton University Press, →ISBN, →OCLC, page 9:
      And of course, in July 1967 De Gaulle did come to Canada. He made his speeches in Quebec, was enthusiastically received on the Chemin du Roy, shouted “Vive le Quebec libre” in Montreal and, on learning of the reaction of the Canadian government, returned to Paris without going to Ottawa.
  2. The capital city of the province of Quebec, Canada.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[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]

Etymology[edit]

From French Québec, from Algonquin kepék.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkebek/, [ˈk̟e̞be̞k]

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
abessive Quebecitta
instructive
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of Quebec (type risti)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecini
accusative nom. Quebecini
gen. Quebecini
genitive Quebecini
partitive Quebeciani
inessive Quebecissani
elative Quebecistani
illative Quebeciini
adessive Quebecillani
ablative Quebeciltani
allative Quebecilleni
essive Quebecinani
translative Quebecikseni
abessive Quebecittani
instructive
comitative
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecisi
accusative nom. Quebecisi
gen. Quebecisi
genitive Quebecisi
partitive Quebeciasi
inessive Quebecissasi
elative Quebecistasi
illative Quebeciisi
adessive Quebecillasi
ablative Quebeciltasi
allative Quebecillesi
essive Quebecinasi
translative Quebeciksesi
abessive Quebecittasi
instructive
comitative
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecimme
accusative nom. Quebecimme
gen. Quebecimme
genitive Quebecimme
partitive Quebeciamme
inessive Quebecissamme
elative Quebecistamme
illative Quebeciimme
adessive Quebecillamme
ablative Quebeciltamme
allative Quebecillemme
essive Quebecinamme
translative Quebeciksemme
abessive Quebecittamme
instructive
comitative
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecinne
accusative nom. Quebecinne
gen. Quebecinne
genitive Quebecinne
partitive Quebecianne
inessive Quebecissanne
elative Quebecistanne
illative Quebeciinne
adessive Quebecillanne
ablative Quebeciltanne
allative Quebecillenne
essive Quebecinanne
translative Quebeciksenne
abessive Quebecittanne
instructive
comitative
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecinsa
accusative nom. Quebecinsa
gen. Quebecinsa
genitive Quebecinsa
partitive Quebeciaan
Quebeciansa
inessive Quebecissaan
Quebecissansa
elative Quebecistaan
Quebecistansa
illative Quebeciinsa
adessive Quebecillaan
Quebecillansa
ablative Quebeciltaan
Quebeciltansa
allative Quebecilleen
Quebecillensa
essive Quebecinaan
Quebecinansa
translative Quebecikseen
Quebeciksensa
abessive Quebecittaan
Quebecittansa
instructive
comitative
  • 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
abessive Quebecittä
instructive
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of Quebec (type risti)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecini
accusative nom. Quebecini
gen. Quebecini
genitive Quebecini
partitive Quebeciäni
inessive Quebecissäni
elative Quebecistäni
illative Quebeciini
adessive Quebecilläni
ablative Quebeciltäni
allative Quebecilleni
essive Quebecinäni
translative Quebecikseni
abessive Quebecittäni
instructive
comitative
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecisi
accusative nom. Quebecisi
gen. Quebecisi
genitive Quebecisi
partitive Quebeciäsi
inessive Quebecissäsi
elative Quebecistäsi
illative Quebeciisi
adessive Quebecilläsi
ablative Quebeciltäsi
allative Quebecillesi
essive Quebecinäsi
translative Quebeciksesi
abessive Quebecittäsi
instructive
comitative
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecimme
accusative nom. Quebecimme
gen. Quebecimme
genitive Quebecimme
partitive Quebeciämme
inessive Quebecissämme
elative Quebecistämme
illative Quebeciimme
adessive Quebecillämme
ablative Quebeciltämme
allative Quebecillemme
essive Quebecinämme
translative Quebeciksemme
abessive Quebecittämme
instructive
comitative
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecinne
accusative nom. Quebecinne
gen. Quebecinne
genitive Quebecinne
partitive Quebeciänne
inessive Quebecissänne
elative Quebecistänne
illative Quebeciinne
adessive Quebecillänne
ablative Quebeciltänne
allative Quebecillenne
essive Quebecinänne
translative Quebeciksenne
abessive Quebecittänne
instructive
comitative
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative Quebecinsä
accusative nom. Quebecinsä
gen. Quebecinsä
genitive Quebecinsä
partitive Quebeciään
Quebeciänsä
inessive Quebecissään
Quebecissänsä
elative Quebecistään
Quebecistänsä
illative Quebeciinsä
adessive Quebecillään
Quebecillänsä
ablative Quebeciltään
Quebeciltänsä
allative Quebecilleen
Quebecillensä
essive Quebecinään
Quebecinänsä
translative Quebecikseen
Quebeciksensä
abessive Quebecittään
Quebecittänsä
instructive
comitative

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing 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 Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from French Québec.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec m

  1. Alternative form of Quebeque

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Quebec m inan (genitive singular Quebecu)

  1. Alternative form of Québec

References[edit]

  • Quebec”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2023

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /keˈbek/ [keˈβ̞ek]
  • Rhymes: -ek
  • Syllabification: Que‧bec

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]