Definitions for oportooʊˈpɔr toʊ, oʊˈpoʊr-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oporto

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

O•por•tooʊˈpɔr toʊ, oʊˈpoʊr-(n.)

  1. a port in NW Portugal, near the mouth of the Douro River. 327,368.

    Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Portuguese, Pôrto.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Porto, Oporto(noun)

    port city in northwest Portugal; noted for port wine

Wiktionary

  1. Oporto(ProperNoun)

    The second-largest city of Portugal.

  2. Origin: From o + Porto, from porto.

Freebase

  1. Oporto

    Oporto is an Australian-based fast-food franchise with a Portuguese-theme. Oporto specialises in Portuguese style chicken. Oporto has more than 100 'eat in' or 'take-away' restaurants in Australia, New Zealand, the United States, and the United Kingdom, although a large majority of these are located in New South Wales, Australia.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Oporto

    at the mouth of the Douro, 200 m. N. of Lisbon, the chief manufacturing city of Portugal, and second in commercial importance; is the head-quarters of the trade in port wine; the industries include cloth, silk, hat, and porcelain manufacture, tobacco, metal-casting, and tanning; besides wine it exports cattle, fruit, cork, and copper. There are many old churches, schools, a library, and two picture-galleries.

Translation

Find a translation for the oporto definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these oporto definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"oporto." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 21 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/oporto>.

Are we missing a good definition for oporto?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for oporto: