What does Calgary mean?

Definitions for Calgary
ˈkæl gə rical·ga·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Calgarynoun

    the largest city in southern Alberta; an oil and gas center and a technology center for Alberta and most of western Canada

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  1. Calgarynoun

    The largest city of the province of Alberta (Canada).

Wikipedia

  1. Calgary

    Calgary ( (listen) KAL-gər-ee) (Locally: KAL-gree) is the largest city in the western Canadian province of Alberta and the largest metro area of the three Prairie Provinces. As of 2021, the city proper had a population of 1,306,784 and a metropolitan population of 1,481,806, making it the third-largest city and fifth-largest metropolitan area in Canada. Calgary is situated at the confluence of the Bow River and the Elbow River in the south of the province, in the transitional area between the Rocky Mountain Foothills and the Canadian Prairies, about 80 km (50 mi) east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies, roughly 299 km (186 mi) south of the provincial capital of Edmonton and approximately 240 km (150 mi) north of the Canada–United States border. The city anchors the south end of the Statistics Canada-defined urban area, the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor.Calgary's economy includes activity in the energy, financial services, film and television, transportation and logistics, technology, manufacturing, aerospace, health and wellness, retail, and tourism sectors. The Calgary Metropolitan Region is home to Canada's second-largest number of corporate head offices among the country's 800 largest corporations. In 2015, Calgary had the largest number of millionaires per capita of any major Canadian city. In 2022, Calgary was ranked alongside Zürich as the third most livable city in the world, ranking first in Canada and in North America. In 1988, it became the first Canadian city to host the Olympic Winter Games.

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  1. calgary

    Calgary is a city located in the province of Alberta, Canada. It is situated at the confluence of the Bow River and the Elbow River in the south of the province, in an area of foothills and prairie. It is the third largest municipality and the largest in western Canada, known for its high quality of life, thriving economy, and as a hub for the Canadian oil and gas industry. Calgary also hosted the 1988 Winter Olympics and is recognized for its several annual festivals and events, including the Calgary Stampede.

Wikidata

  1. Calgary

    Calgary was a provincial electoral district in Alberta, Canada that existed from 1905 to 1913 and was recreated from 1921 to 1959. The district returned from one to six members to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. The district largely encompassed the boundaries of the City of Calgary, and was revised accordingly as the city grew.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Calgary in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Calgary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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  1. Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz:

    I was born in Calgary. My mother was an American citizen by birth, under federal law, that made me an American citizen by birth. The Constitution requires that you be a natural-born citizen.

  2. Cameron Todd:

    The mine never gets any bigger, you just fill in one end and dig out the other. You don't have an oil sands area the size of the city of Calgary.

  3. Fergus Ewing:

    In order to prevent the premature decommissioning of fields there needs to be a clear signal sent to the operators, many of whom are headquartered in places like Houston and Calgary, that the UK government gets it, the UK needs to send a signal that it values the industry as an enormous contributor to Scotland and the UK, not as a giant cash machine for the exchequer when the times are good.

  4. Tricia Smith:

    This represents a very important and positive next step toward Calgary's candidature for 2026, i want to thank the Session members for their confidence.

  5. Robert Kavcic:

    That makes a lot of sense given we're seeing a pretty dramatic slowdown in housing demand in areas like Calgary.

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