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ˌsæn məˈteɪ oʊsan ma·teo

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  1. San Mateonoun

    a town in California to the south of San Francisco


  1. San Mateo

    San Mateo, Spanish for Saint Matthew, is the name for many places:


  1. san mateo

    San Mateo is a city located in San Mateo County in the U.S. state of California. It's situated in the high-tech enclave of Silicon Valley and is one of the larger suburbs on the San Francisco Peninsula. The name 'San Mateo' comes from Spanish and refers to Saint Matthew. In addition to being known for its diversity, the city has a significant downtown area, highly populated residential districts, and is home to several parks and recreational areas.


  1. San Mateo

    San Mateo is a city in San Mateo County, California, United States, in high-tech enclave Silicon Valley surrounding area, in the San Francisco Bay Area. With a population of 97,207 as of the 2010 census, it is one of the larger suburbs on the San Francisco Peninsula, located between Burlingame to the north, Foster City to the east, Belmont to the south, and Highlands-Baywood Park and Hillsborough to the west. San Mateo was incorporated in 1864.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of San Mateo in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of San Mateo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Sean Fang:

    My grandmother hasnt even seen the papers yet. She only learned this from the news today. Im sure she will fight to save the Flintstone House though. Stay tuned, as a San Mateo County native, I think the dinosaurs are beautiful. They make everyone smile and should stay.

  2. Chunli Zhao:

    It’s a tragedy that we hear about far too often but today has hit home here in San Mateo County.

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