Santa Cruz

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish and Portuguese, Santa Cruz ("Holy Cross").

Proper noun[edit]

Santa Cruz

  1. A city and mission in California, and the county seat of Santa Cruz County.
  2. The native people's language from that area of California.
  3. The largest city in Bolivia. (Full name: Santa Cruz de la Sierra)
  4. A city in Portugal.
  5. A city in Chile.
  6. A city in Tenerife, full name Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  7. A district in the Azores.
  8. A small place in New Mexico.
  9. A village in Trinidad and Tobago.
  10. A district in Manila Philippines.
  11. The capital town of Laguna Province Philippines.

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Noun[edit]

Santa Cruz pl (plural only)

  1. The native people from the Santa Cruz area of California.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (native people in California) Awaswas

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Portuguese[edit]

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 Santa Cruz on Portuguese Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Santa (holy) + cruz (cross).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Santa Cruz f

  1. (Christianity) Holy Cross; meaning the cross Jesus died on.
  2. A city and municipality in Madeira, Portugal.
  3. A province of Argentina.
  4. A municipality in Pernambuco, Brazil.
  5. A municipality in Paraíba, Brazil.
  6. A municipality in Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (the cross Jesus died on): madeiro

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Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Santa Cruz f

  1. Holy Cross; meaning the cross Jesus died on.
  2. Places named after the Holy Cross.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Santa Cruz.

Proper noun[edit]

Santa Cruz

  1. A Christian surname deriving from the Holy Cross
  2. A name of various places in the Philippines named after the Holy Cross
    1. A district of Manila, Philippines.
    2. The capital of Laguna, Philippines.
    3. A municipality in Marinduque, Philippines.
    4. A municipality in Zambales, Philippines.
    5. A municipality in Ilocos Sur, Philippines.