victoria

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noun vic·to·ria \vik-ˈtȯr-ē-ə\

Definition of victoria

  1. :  a low four-wheeled pleasure carriage for two with a folding top and a raised seat in front for the driver

Origin and Etymology of victoria

Queen Victoria


First Known Use: circa 1864


Victoria

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biographical name Vic·to·ria \vik-ˈtȯr-ē-ə\

Definition of Victoria

  1. 1819–1901 Alexandrina Victoria queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1837–1901)


Victoria

biographical name vic·to·ria

Definition of Victoria

  1. Tomás Luis de circa 1548–1611 Spanish composer


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geographical name Vic·to·ria \vik-ˈtȯr-ē-ə\

Definition of Victoria

  1. 1 city on the Guadalupe River in southeastern Texas population 62,592

  2. 2 city in southern British Columbia, Canada, on southeastern Vancouver Island population 80,017 Victoria is the capital of British Columbia.

  3. 3 river 350 miles (563 kilometers) long in the northwestern part of the Northern Territory, Australia, flowing north and northwest to the Timor Sea

  4. 4 state of southeastern Australia; capital Melbourne area 87,884 square miles (228,498 square kilometers), population 5,354,042

  5. 5 or Hong Kongplay \ˈhäŋ-ˌkäŋ, -ˈkäŋ; ˈhȯŋ-ˌkȯŋ, -ˈkȯŋ\ city and port in Hong Kong special administrative region, China, on the northwestern part of Hong Kong Island population 992,000 Victoria served as the capital of Hong Kong colony.

Victorian

play \vik-ˈtȯr-ē-ən\ adjective or noun

VICTORIA Defined for Kids

Victoria

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geographical name Vic·to·ria \vik-ˈtȯr-ē-ə\

Definition of Victoria for Students

  1. city, capital of British Columbia, Canada on Vancouver Island


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