Cádiz

geographical name
Cá·​diz | \ kə-ˈdiz How to pronounce Cádiz (audio) ; ˈkā-dəz, ˈkä-, ˈka-; Spanish ˈkä-(ˌ)t͟hēs \

Definition of Cádiz

1 province of southwestern Spain bordering on the Atlantic Ocean in Andalusia area 2851 square miles (7384 square kilometers), population 1,244,732
2 or ancient Gadir \ ˈgā-​dər How to pronounce Cádiz (audio) \ or Gades \ ˈgā-​(ˌ)dēz How to pronounce Cádiz (audio) \ city, port on the Bay of Cádiz northwest of Gibraltar, and capital of the Spanish province of Cádiz population 133,363

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“Cádiz.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/C%C3%A1diz. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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