Sydney

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Syd·ney

 (sĭd′nē)
A city of southeast Australia on an inlet of the Tasman Sea. The largest city in Australia, it is the country's chief port and main cultural and financial center.

Sydney

(ˈsɪdnɪ)
n
1. (Placename) a port in SE Australia, capital of New South Wales, on an inlet of the S Pacific: the largest city in Australia and the first British settlement, established as a penal colony in 1788; developed rapidly after 1820 with the discovery of gold in its hinterland; large wool market; three universities. Pop: 4 627 345 (2011)
2. (Placename) a port in SE Canada, in Nova Scotia on NE Cape Breton Island: capital of Cape Breton Island until 1820, when the island united administratively with Nova Scotia. Pop: 32 286 (2006)

Sydney

(ˈsɪdnɪ)
n
(Biography) a variant spelling of (Sir Philip) Sidney

Syd•ney

(ˈsɪd ni)

n.
the capital of New South Wales, in SE Australia. 3,657,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sydney - the largest Australian city located in southeastern Australia on the Tasman SeaSydney - the largest Australian city located in southeastern Australia on the Tasman Sea; state capital of New South Wales; Australia's chief port
Sydney Harbor Bridge - a steel arch bridge in Sydney, Australia
New South Wales - an Australian state in southeastern Australia
Translations
Sydney
Sidnej
Sydney
シドニー

Sydney

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Sydney

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Sydney

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Sydney, Dhu-AlHijjah 21, 1434, Oct 26, 2013, SPA -- Saudi Ambassador to Australia Nabil bin Mohammed Al Saleh has patronized the inauguration ceremony of the Saudi-Australian Business Council in Sydney, the capital of New South Wales State.
The Liberal Party councillor representing Sydney would rather hold the rites in the capital of New South Wales, hoping under a federal marriage act.
Sydney is on Australia's south-east coast, the capital of New South Wales and the biggest city in the country VISIT Sydney was established in 1788 as a penal colony.