What is another word for galicia?

Pronunciation: [ɡˈalɪʃə] (IPA)

Galicia is a picturesque region in northwestern Spain, known for its rugged landscapes, delicious cuisine, and rich cultural heritage. Synonyms for Galicia may include names like Gallaecia, which was the Roman name for the region, and the modern Galician name, Galiza. Other synonyms may include the Galician language, which is spoken in the region, or the Galician people, who are proud of their history and traditions. In addition, Galicia may be associated with famous landmarks like the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral or the Rias Baixas coastline, which are must-visit attractions for any traveler to the region.

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  • Independent

    • Proper noun, singular
      gallegos, galizia.
  • Other Related

    • Proper noun, singular
      galician, galicians.

What are the hypernyms for Galicia?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    province, autonomous community, kingdom of galicia, Celtic nation, European region.

What are the holonyms for Galicia?

Holonyms are words that denote a whole whose part is denoted by another word.

Usage examples for Galicia

To account for his having four persons in his train, we must explain that, besides Pedro, one other only was his own servant, the third was a native of galicia, of that hardy race called Gallegos, who come with willing hands, light, honest hearts, and empty pockets, to make their fortune in Portugal; and the one in question was returning to enjoy the fruits of his labour with his family, in respectable independence in his native land, now mounted on a stout mule, with his pockets well lined with gold.
"The Prime Minister"
W.H.G. Kingston
And proud of their own exploits, they had their own soldier poets who wrote songs about the regiment, to which they marched through Belgium and France and galicia.
"From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917"
Philip Gibbs
The Asturians expanded into Leon and thence over galicia, northern Portugal, Old and New Castile.
"The South American Republics Part I of II"
Thomas C. Dawson

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