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English Dictionary: Manila by the DICT Development Group
3 results for Manila
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. a strong paper or thin cardboard with a smooth light brown finish made from e.g. Manila hemp
    Synonym(s): manila, manila paper, manilla, manilla paper
  2. the capital and largest city of the Philippines; located on southern Luzon
    Synonym(s): Manila, capital of the Philippines
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Manila \Ma*nil"a\, Manilla \Ma*nil"la\, a.
      Of or pertaining to Manila or Manilla, the capital of the
      Philippine Islands; made in, or exported from, that city.
      {Manila cheroot} [or] {cigar}, a cheroot or cigar made of
            tobacco grown in the Philippine Islands.
      {Manila hemp}, a fibrous material obtained from the {Musa
            textilis}, a plant allied to the banana, growing in the
            Philippine and other East India islands; -- called also by
            the native name {abaca}. From it matting, canvas, ropes,
            and cables are made.
      {Manila paper}, a durable brown or buff paper made of Manila
            hemp, used as a wrapping paper, and as a cheap printing
            and writing paper. The name is also given to inferior
            papers, made of other fiber.

From U.S. Gazetteer (1990) [gazetteer]:
   Manila, AR (city, FIPS 43820)
      Location: 35.88359 N, 90.16145 W
      Population (1990): 2635 (1133 housing units)
      Area: 8.3 sq km (land), 0.0 sq km (water)
   Manila, KY
      Zip code(s): 41238
   Manila, UT (town, FIPS 47620)
      Location: 40.99275 N, 109.72043 W
      Population (1990): 207 (347 housing units)
      Area: 2.2 sq km (land), 0.0 sq km (water)
      Zip code(s): 84046
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