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Conakry Explained

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

Capital (regional pop., 1995 est.: 1,508,000), largest city, and chief Atlantic port of Guinea. Located on Tombo Island and the Kaloum Peninsula, it was founded by the French in 1884. It became the capital successively of the protectorate of Riviè res du Sud (1891), the colony of French Guinea (1893), and independent Guinea (1958). Tombo Island, the site of the original settlement, is linked to the peninsula by a causeway. The city was industrialized in the 1950s with the development of iron mining and bauxite production. It is the seat of the Univ. of Conakry (founded 1962).

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

Conakry
n : a port and the capital of Guinea [syn: {Konakri}, {capital
of Guinea}]

Conakry at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • The capital of Guinea.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » capital of Guinea
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|كوناكري|m|tr=kunakri|sc=Arab
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|科納克里|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|科纳克里|tr=Kēnàkèlǐ|sc=Hani
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|Conakry


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|Conacraí|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|コナクリ|tr=Konakuri|sc=Jpan
  • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|코나크리|tr=Konakeuri|sc=Kore
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Конакри|m|tr=Kónakri Inter: indeclinabl » e

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Capital cities -
    Translation: de » Conakry
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    Translation: ko » Conakry
    Translation: hu » Conakry
    Translation: pl » Conakry
    Translation: ro » Conakry
    Translation: fi » Conakry
    Translation: uk » Conakry
    Translation: zh » Conakry