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Natal appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • "Put idle hips’ agitators so tidily on natal life-rafts in a tasteless option: no IT posse let satanist fare fill a tannoy lid I toss rot at," I gasp, "I held it up!"
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Definition of the adjective natal

What does natal mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. relating to or accompanying birth
    • examples: natal injuries | natal day | natal influences
    • lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
  2. of or relating to the buttocks


  1. Natal is the capital and largest city of Rio Grande do Norte, a northeastern state in Brazil. As of the IBGE July 2009, the city had a total population of 950,820.
  2. Natal a.k.a. KwaZulu-Natal is a province of South Africa that was created in 1994 when the Zulu bantustan of KwaZulu and Natal Province were merged. It is located in the southeast of the country, enjoying a long shoreline beside the Indian Ocean and sharing borders with three other provinces and the countries of Mozambique, Swaziland and Lesotho. Its capital is Pietermaritzburg and its largest city is Durban.
  3. Natal is a town in Mandailing region, North Sumatra province, Indonesia. Batang Gadis National Park is located here. There is also a gold mining industry in the town. The name came from Natal, the Indonesian word for Christmas.
    • also known as Natal, Indonesia; Natal, North Sumatra
    • part of Indonesia
  4. Natal is a microregion in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Norte.
  5. Natal a.k.a. Natal, Virginia: Natal is an unincorporated community in Pittsylvania County, in the U.S. state of Virginia.

There are other places with in their name, like Feliz Natal, University of Natal, Mandailing Natal Regency, University of KwaZulu-Natal.


Natal is a fictional character from the 1962 film Waves After Waves.


  1. "Natal" is a musical album of Caio Mesquita.
    • released in (10 years ago)
  2. "natal" is a musical EP of anNina.
    • released on (7 years ago)


"Natal" is a book by Robert Russell.

  • also known as "Natal: the land and its story: a geography and history, with maps"

Phrases with Natal

Phrases starting with the word Natal:

  1. natal day
  2. Natal Monk
  3. natal plum
  4. Natal Cleft
  5. Natal grass
  6. Natal Duiker
  7. Natal Indigo
  8. Natal orange
  9. Natal Redtop
  10. Natal Anchovy
  11. Natal Baardman
  12. Natal Cusk-Eel
  13. Natal Flounder
  14. Natal Crabgrass
  15. Natal Francolin
  16. Natal Knifefish
  17. Natal Glorybower

Phrases ending with the word Natal:

  1. Neo-Natal
  2. Alpaida natal
  3. Kwazulu-Natal

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Natal

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Google previewThe natural method of teaching the elements of grammar, for the nursery and infant schools (1851)

by Robert Pemberton (F.R.S.L.)

Natal is an adjective. National is an adjective.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the British Empire (1996)

by James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle

NATAL 781 Egypt. The situation both internally and externally had degenerated; the army leaders were accused of incompetence and blamed for the defeat, while civilians demonstrated against the repressive form of the government of the day ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

natal. n. See NATAL TEETH.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (1980)

Volume 28 - The Smart System to Standards for Libraries by Allen Kent, Harold Lancour, Jay E. Daily

NATAL The Natal Education Department appointed its first organizer of school libraries in 1954. The pattern of development, however, was not modeled on that of the Transvaal, as is the case with most other school library services in South ...

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Small photo of Natal, RN, May 20, 2013: The Aeronautical Base of Natal, called Hell's Barrier, was created in 1965 with the mission to launch rockets in Brazil.Small photo of Unspoiled beautiful dunes of genipabu, Natal. brazilSmall photo of Maracaju's beach lined with palm trees Natal.BrazilSmall photo of Baby vervet monkeys on the KwaZulu Natal North Coast near Durban, South Africa.Small photo of South African landmark, Amphitheatre from Royal Natal National Park. Drakensberg mountains landscape. Top peaksSmall photo of ROYAL NATAL NATIONAL PARK, SOUTH AFRICA - MARCH 18, 2018: The road to Thendele passing by trout dams and a picnic area in the Royal Natal National Park. Information boards are visibleSmall photo of South African landmark, Amphitheatre from Royal Natal National Park. Drakensberg mountains landscape. Top peaks More...

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Quotes about Natal

The southward advance of native African farmers with Central African crops halted in Natal, beyond which Central African crops couldn't grow - with enormous consequences for the recent history of South Africa. (Jared Diamond)
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Scrabble value of N1A1T1A1L1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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