[pee-ter-mar-its-burg] /ˌpi tərˈmær ɪtsˌbɜrg/
a city in and the capital of Natal province, in the E Republic of South Africa.
[nuh-tal, -tahl; for 2 also Portuguese nuh-tawl] /nəˈtæl, -ˈtɑl; for 2 also Portuguese nəˈtɔl/
a province in the E part of the Republic of South Africa. 35,284 sq. mi. (91,886 sq. km).
a seaport in E Brazil.
a city in E South Africa, the capital of KwaZulu-Natal: founded in 1839 by the Boers: gateway to Natal’s mountain resorts. Pop: 223 519 (2001)
of or relating to birth
a rare word for native natal instincts
(anatomy) of or relating to the buttocks
(nəˈtæl). a former province of E South Africa, between the Drakensberg and the Indian Ocean: set up as a republic by the Boers in 1838; became a British colony in 1843; joined South Africa in 1910; replaced by KwaZulu-Natal in 1994. Capital: Pietermaritzburg
(Portuguese) (naˈtal). a port in NE Brazil, capital of Rio Grande do Norte state, near the mouth of the Potengi River. Pop: 1 049 000 (2005 est)
late 14c., “of or pertaining to birthdays,” from Latin natalis “pertaining to birth or origin,” from natus, past participle of nasci “to be born” (Old Latin gnasci; see genus).
natal na·tal (nāt’l)
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[hooch; Dutch hohkh] /hutʃ; Dutch hoʊx/ noun 1. Pieter de [pee-ter duh;; Dutch pee-tuh r duh] /ˈpi tər də;; Dutch ˈpi tər də/ (Show IPA), 1629?–88? Dutch painter. /huːtʃ/ noun 1. (informal, mainly US & Canadian) alcoholic drink, esp illicitly distilled spirits /huːtʃ; Dutch hoːx/ noun 1. Pieter de (ˈpiːtər də). 1629–?1684, Dutch genre painter, […]
[pahy-i-tas] /ˈpaɪ ɪˌtæs/ noun 1. the ancient Roman personification of familial affection, patriotism, and piety. [pee-ey-tah, pyey-tah, pee-ey-tuh, pyey-] /ˌpi eɪˈtɑ, pyeɪˈtɑ, piˈeɪ tə, ˈpyeɪ-/ noun, (sometimes lowercase) Fine Arts. 1. a representation of the Virgin Mary mourning over the body of the dead Christ, usually shown held on her lap. /pɪɛˈtɑː/ noun 1. a […]
[pig-pen] /ˈpɪgˌpɛn/ noun 1. a for keeping . 2. a filthy or untidy place: This kitchen is a pigpen. /ˈpɪɡˌpɛn/ noun (US & Canadian) 1. a pen for pigs; sty 2. a dirty or untidy place noun (also pigsty) Any filthy, littered place: His room’s a pigpen (1872+; 1820+ pigsty)
[pigz] /pɪgz/ noun 1. Bay of. . [pig] /pɪg/ noun 1. a young swine of either sex, especially a domestic hog, Sus scrofa, weighing less than 120 pounds (220 kg) 2. any wild or domestic swine. 3. the flesh of swine; pork. 4. Informal. a person of piggish character, behavior, or habits, as one who […]