EXAMPLES | noun a city in and the capital of Ontario, in SE Canada, on Lake Ontario. Related forms To·ron·to·ni·an , [tawr- uh n- toh-nee- uh n, tor-, t uh-ron-] /ˌtɔr ənˈtoʊ ni ən, ˌtɒr-, tə rɒn-/ adjective, noun
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Word Origin and History for torontonian
city in Ontario, Canada, founded 1793 as York, renamed 1834 for a native village that appears on a 1656 map as
Tarantou. from an Iroquoian source, original form and sense unknown; perhaps taron-to-hen "wood in the water," or Huron deondo "meeting place."
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Ontario, Canada, and the largest city in the province, in southern Ontario on Lake Ontario; the largest city in Canada; a commercial, financial, industrial, and cultural center of Canada.
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