Québec

See also: Quebec and Quê-béc

EnglishEdit

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Québec

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Algonquin kepék ((it) narrows), originally referred to the area around Quebec City where the Saint Lawrence River narrows to a cliff-lined gap.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ke.bɛk/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛk

Proper nounEdit

Québec m

  1. Quebec (a province of Canada)
  2. Quebec, Quebec City (the capital city of the province of Quebec, Canada)

Usage notesEdit

The name of the city does not take a definite article: Québec, de Québec, à Québec. The name of the province does: le Québec, au Québec, du Québec, except in the expression Province de Québec.

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: Quebec

GermanEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

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Québec n

  1. Quebec (a province of Canada)
  2. Quebec, Quebec City (the capital city of the province of Quebec, Canada)

ItalianEdit

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Québec ?

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Québec

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Québec ?

  1. Alternative form of Quebec

SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Québec ?

  1. Alternative form of Quebec