Definitions for rabatrɑˈbɑt, rə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rabat, capital of Morocco(noun)

    the capital of Morocco; located in the northwestern on the Atlantic coast

Wiktionary

  1. rabat(Noun)

    A polishing material made of potter's clay that has failed in baking.

  2. rabat(Noun)

    A piece of fabric fitted to the collar covering the shirt front worn by the Catholic and Anglican clergy.

  3. Rabat(ProperNoun)

    The capital of Morocco.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rabat(noun)

    a polishing material made of potter's clay that has failed in baking

  2. Origin: [See Rabot.]

Freebase

  1. Rabat

    Rabat is the capital and second largest city of Morocco with a population of approximately 1.2 million. It is also the capital of the Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaer region. The city is located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the river Bou Regreg. On the facing shore of the river lies Salé, the city's main commuter town. Together with Temara the cities account for a combined metropolitan population of 1.8 million. Silting problems have diminished Rabat's role as a port; however, Rabat and Salé still maintain important textile, food processing and construction industries. In addition, tourism and the presence of all foreign embassies in Morocco serve to make Rabat one of the most important cities in the country. Rabat is accessible by train through the ONCF system and by plane through the nearby Rabat-Salé Airport. The Moroccan capital was recently awarded second place in "Top Travel Destinations of 2013" by CNN.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rabat

    ra-bä′, n. a neck-band with flaps worn by French ecclesiastics: a turned-down collar or ruff—(obs.) Rab′atine, Rabā′to. [Fr.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Rabat

    known also as New Sallee, a declining port in Morocco, finely situated on elevated ground overlooking the mouth of the Bu-Ragrag River, 115 m. SE. of Fez; is surrounded by walls, and has a commanding citadel, a noted tower, interesting ruins, &c.; manufactures carpets, mats, &c., and exports olive-oil, grain, wool, &c.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rabat in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rabat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joseph Breham:

    Authorities were planning to expel them by boat via Tangiers, but when they protested they finally put them on a plane from Rabat airport on Thursday morning.

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