Quito

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See also: quito and quitó

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the Quitu tribe. The name is a combination of two Tsafiki words: quitso (center) + to (the world); roughly translating as "center of the world."

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkitoʊ/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːtəʊ

Proper noun[edit]

Quito

  1. The capital city of Ecuador.

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

Capello, Ernesto (2011): City at the Center of the World: Space, History, and Modernity in Quito

Anagrams[edit]


Central Nahuatl[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Quito

  1. Quito (the capital city of Ecuador)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the Quitu tribe. The name is a combination of two Tsafiki words: quitso (center) + to (the world); roughly translating as "center of the world."

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Quito ?

  1. Quito (the capital city of Ecuador)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the Quitu tribe. The name is a combination of two Tsafiki words: quitso (center) + to (the world); roughly translating as "center of the world."

Proper noun[edit]

Quito f

  1. Quito (the capital city of Ecuador)

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Quito n (genitive Quita, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. Quito (the capital city of Ecuador)

References[edit]

  • Quito in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the Quitu tribe. The name is a combination of two Tsafiki words: quitso (center) + to (the world); roughly translating as "center of the world."

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkito/, [ˈki.t̪o]

Proper noun[edit]

Quito m

  1. Quito (the capital city of Ecuador)