See also: cebu, Cebú, and cebú

EnglishEdit

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Cebu

  1. An island in the Central Visayas, Philippines.
  2. A province in the Central Visayas, Philippines.
  3. A city in the Philippines, the capital of Cebu province.
  4. A surname.
  5. (historical) The Rajahnate of Cebu.

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CebuanoEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Cebú, from Old Cebuano sibo meaning trade, itself the root word of sinibuayng hingpit meaning "place of trade" which referred to the harbors of ancient Cebu. A possible cognate is Sibuyan, an island north of Panay, part of Romblon

PronunciationEdit

  • (Cebuano) IPA(key): /sɛˈbuː/

Proper nounEdit

Cebu

  1. a surname

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Cebu f

  1. Cebu (an island and province of the Philippines)
  2. Cebu (a city, the provincial capital of Cebu, Philippines)

TagalogEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /sɛˈbu/

Proper nounEdit

Cebu

  1. An island and province of the Philippines.
  2. A city, the provincial capital of Cebu, Philippines.