What is manila?

  • (noun): The capital and largest city of the Philippines; located on southern Luzon.
    Synonyms: capital of the Philippines
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Manila (English: /məˈnɪlə/; Tagalog: Maynila, ) is the capital city of the Philippines. It is one of the sixteen cities (along with the municipality of Pateros) that comprise the national capital region of Metro Manila.

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Manila - Sister Cities
... Manila has a number of sister cities worldwide, as classified by the city government ... Manila has 33 International Sister Cities, three Friendly Location Cities and two Local Sister Cities ...
Manila Folder
... The manila folder (occasionally manilla folder) is a file folder designed to contain documents ... The manila envelope is an envelope designed for transporting documents ... As with the manila folder, it is traditionally beige, and often has a mechanism on the closing flap that allows it to be opened without damaging the ...
List Of Countries And Capitals In Native Languages - P
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Chiquito (actor) - Biography
... in Manila ... when he appeared in a major musical production at the Manila Grand Opera House ... In the next several years, he was a fixture in the Manila bodabil circuit, popular for his skill in dancing the boogie-woogie ...
Max Soliven - Background
... Solivén was born on September 4, 1929 at the Philippine General Hospital in Manila, Philippines ... Solivén himself spent his undergraduate years at the Ateneo de Manila University, where he received the OZANAM award for writing ... She was a writer and Lifestyle Editor of the Manila Bulletin from 1964, retiring in 2007 ...

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