See also: manila, manilą, Manilą, and manilla

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Alternative formsEdit

  • May-nilad (historical, based on an antiquarian and inaccurate etymology)

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Manila, which was ultimately from Tagalog Maynila, may-nila (where indigo is found).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /məˈnɪl.ə/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧nila
  • Rhymes: -ɪlə
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Manila

  1. The capital city of the Philippines, located on the island of Luzon.
  2. (loosely) Metro Manila.
  3. (figuratively) The national government or administrative authority of the Philippines.
  4. A small town, the county seat of Daggett County, Utah, United States.
  5. A census-designated place in Humboldt County, California, United States.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

Manila (plural Manilas)

  1. Venerupis philippinarum; a Pacific clam.
    I dug up a Manila clam! Manila is my favorite flavor of clam!

AnagramsEdit


CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Manila, from Tagalog Maynila.

Proper nounEdit

Manila

  1. Manila (the capital city of the Philippines)
  2. (historical) Manila (a former province of the Philippines)
  3. (historical) Intramuros
  4. A town in Utah, United States

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tagalog Maynila, from may nila (there is Scyphophora).

Proper nounEdit

Manila n (genitive Manilas)

  1. Manila (the capital city of the Philippines)

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tagalog Maynila, from may nila (there is Scyphophora).

Proper nounEdit

Manila f

  1. Manila (the capital city of the Philippines)

AnagramsEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Manila f

  1. Manila (the capital city of the Philippines)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Manila in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tagalog Maynila, from may nila (there is Scyphophora).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /maˈni.lɐ/, [maˈni.lɐ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /mɐˈni.lɐ/, [mɐˈni.lɐ]

Proper nounEdit

Manila f

  1. Manila (the capital city of the Philippines)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

 
Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mânila/
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧ni‧la

Proper nounEdit

Mȁnila f (Cyrillic spelling Ма̏нила)

  1. Manila (the capital city of the Philippines)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tagalog Maynila, from may nila (there is Scyphophora).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maˈnila/, [maˈni.la]

Proper nounEdit

Manila f

  1. Manila (the capital city of the Philippines)