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Bujumbura Explained

Bujumbura at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

City (pop., 1994: 300,000), capital of Burundi. Lying on the N end of Lake Tanganyika, it is the country's chief port and largest urban center. Known as Usumbura in the 1890s when German troops occupied the area and incorporated it into German E. Africa, it was included in a Tutsi kingdom. When Burundi achieved independence in 1962, the city's name was changed to Bujumbura. Its industry specializes in textiles and agricultural products; most of Burundi's foreign trade is shipped between the capital and Kigoma, Tanzania.

Bujumbura at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Bujumbura
n : the capital and largest city of Burundi; "Usumbura was
renamed Bujumbura when Burundi became independent in
1962" [syn: {Usumbura}, {capital of Burundi}]

Bujumbura at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • The capital and largest city of Burundi, in the western part of the country on Lake Tanganyika; originally called Usumbura, it was renamed when Burundi became independent in 1962.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » capital of Burundi
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|بوجمبورا|f|tr=bujunbura|sc=Arab
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|布松布拉|tr=Bùsōngbùlā|sc=Hani
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|Bujumbura


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ブジュンブラ|tr=Bujunbura|sc=Jpan
  • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|부줌부라|tr=Bujunbura|sc=Kore
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Бужумбура|f|tr=Bužumbúra

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Capital cities -
    Translation: de » Bujumbura
    Translation: es » Bujumbura
    Translation: eo » Bujumbura
    Translation: fr » Bujumbura
    Translation: hu » Bujumbura
    Translation: mg » Bujumbura
    Translation: pl » Bujumbura
    Translation: pt » Bujumbura
    Translation: ro » Bujumbura
    Translation: zh » Bujumbura

    Related words:

    buju  bujuk  bujukan  bujur  bujur sangkar  bujuran  bujutsu