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Definition of the noun Barcelona

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noun - plural: -

  1. a city in northeastern Spain on the Mediterranean; 2nd largest Spanish city and the largest port and commercial center; has been a center for radical political beliefs
    • examples: Barcelona is in Spain. | I was born on 23 March 1969 in Barcelona. | Barcelona is the capital city of Catalonia and the second largest city in Spain. | We are traveling to Barcelona. | A lot of sport clubs are still burdened by a monumental amount of debt. The worst thing about it, is that some of them are clubs that play a heavy role in leagues; clubs like Barcelona and Chelsea, and others more, are on the list that goes on and on. | I was born in Barcelona on March 23, 1969. | We went to Barcelona. | I need to find a flat to rent in Barcelona. | Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia, and is the second biggest city in Spain. | I won't put a pistol against anybody's chest in order to stay in Barcelona.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • instance of: city / metropolis / urban center = a large and densely populated urban area; port = a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
    • part of: Espana / Kingdom of Spain / Spain = a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula

Alternative definition of the noun Barcelona

proper noun

  1. The capital city of Catalonia (Spain)

Phrases with Barcelona

  1. Fc Barcelona
  2. Echinocereus Barcelona
  3. Species Echinocereus Barcelona

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Barcelona

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Google previewTravel & Tourism (2005)

AS Level for OCR : GCE AS Level Double Award by Hilary Blackman

Barcelona is a modern, cosmopolitan city, but has inherited many centuries of history. Its geographic location and the open character of its inhabitants are the reasons why the city is being culturally enriched all the time. It has a valuable ...

Google previewDigital Literacies (2014)

by Nicky Hockly, Gavin Dudeney, Mark Pegrum

Barcelona is a city in Spain. It is the capital city of Catalonia, which is a section of Spain. Barcelona is on the Mediterranean coast. The city is between the rivers ofLlobregat and Besòs, and south ofthe Pyrenees mountains. Barcelona is the ...

Google previewMetropolitan Governance and Spatial Planning (2003)

Comparative Case Studies of European City-regions by W. G. M. Salet, Andy Thornley, Anton Kreukels

However, the intemationally well-known Barcelona is the city itself, especially since the 1992 Olympic Games. The intemational profile acquired by the city as a resuh of this event increased intemational tourism during the 1990s. Urban tourism ...

Google previewLippincott's Gazetteer of the World (1895)

A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... by Joseph Thomas

Barcelona is the terminus of four railways, and has of late years grown considerably, its N. portion, the new town, being regularly and handsomely built; but in the old town the streets are irregular and narrow. To the E. of the town, and ...

Google previewMiscellaneous Series ... (1922)

by United States. Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce

Barcelona is the capital of the State of Anzoategui. It is a trading center with a few importing wholesalers. There are also some retailers who make direct importations. . A fairly good business is transacted with the neighboring cities. Barcelona ...

Google previewThe Wines of Spain (2006)

by Julian Jeffs

Cataluña'scapital Barcelona is a wonderful city,and the second most important inSpain– thoughthe Catalans would certainly putitfirst. Thereare many excellent restaurants wherethe localwines can be enjoyedtothe full. Anyone exploring ...

Google previewUrban Change and the European Left (2005)

Tales from the New Barcelona by Donald McNeill

Here, Barcelona is the defeated city ...

Google previewCinema of Outsiders (1999)

The Rise of American Independent Film by Emanuel Levy

Jokingly described as “Metropolitan meets Where the Boys Are meets Year of Living Dangerously,” Barcelona is a darker, more acidic comedy than Metropolitan, given the terrorist element in the story. Set in the early 1980s, it's a tale of two ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Life Writing (2013)

Autobiographical and Biographical Forms by Margaretta Jolly

Barral, Carlos, Años de penitencia, Madrid: Alianza, 1975 Barral, Carlos, Los años sin excusa, Barcelona: Barral, 1978...

Cuando las horas veloces, Barcelona: Tusquets, 1988 Cela, Camilo José, La cucaña: memorias, Barcelona: Destino, ...

Google previewAn Eponymous Dictionary of Economics (2004)

A Guide to Laws and Theorems Named After Economists by Julio Segura, Carlos Rodríguez Braun

Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Buchanan 's clubs theory Badenes Pla, Nuria, Universidad Complutense, Madrid. Spain Kaldor-Meade expenditure tax; Tiebout's voting with the feet process; Tullock's trapezoid Barbera, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chromatography 2004 Update Supplement (2004)

by Jack Cazes

Silvia Lacorte IIQAB-CSIC Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain Anna Rigol University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain INTRODUCTION Monitoring of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in the environment has become a subject of concern ...

Google previewAdvances in Generative Lexicon Theory (2012)

by James Pustejovsky, Pierrette Bouillon, Hitoshi Isahara, Kyoko Kanzaki, Chungmin Lee

Translation and Language Sciences Department, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain e-mail: [email protected] R. Saurı Voice and Language Group, Barcelona Media, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain e- mail: ...

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Quotes about Barcelona

Barcelona are my favourite team in Spain, let's put it that way. (Frank Lampard)
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