/Spanish pɔnteˈβeðra/
a port in NW Spain: takes its name from a 12-arched Roman bridge, the Pons Vetus. Pop: 77 993 (2003 est)


Read Also:

  • Pontefract cake

    noun 1. another name for pomfret1

  • Pontiac

    [pon-tee-ak] /ˈpɒn tiˌæk/ noun 1. c1720–69, North American Indian, chief of the Ottawa tribe: commander during the Pontiac War 1763–64. 2. a city in SE Michigan. 3. a town in central Illinois. /ˈpɒntɪˌæk/ noun 1. died 1769, chief of the Ottawa Indians, who led a rebellion against the British (1763–66) Ottawa tribal leader (c.1720-1769), his […]

  • Pontian

    [pon-shuh n, -shee-uh n] /ˈpɒn ʃən, -ʃi ən/ noun 1. pope a.d. 230–235.

  • Pontianak

    [pon-tee-ah-nahk] /ˌpɒn tiˈɑ nɑk/ noun 1. (def 2). [pon-tee-ah-nahk] /ˌpɒn tiˈɑ nɑk/ noun 1. a seaport on W Kalimantan (Borneo), in central Indonesia. /ˌpɒntɪˈɑːnæk/ noun 1. (in Malay folklore) a female vampire; the ghost of a woman who has died in childbirth /ˌpɒntɪˈɑːnæk/ noun 1. a port in Indonesia, on W coast of Borneo almost […]

Disclaimer: Pontevedra definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.