Brakpan
geographical name city NE Republic of South Africa in Gauteng on the Witwatersrand S of Johannesburg population 85,044

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  • Brakpan — Brakpan …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Brakpan — 26°14′12″S 28°21′52″E / 26.23667, 28.36444 Brakpan est une ville minière (or et ur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Brakpan — /brak pan /, n. a city in the NE Republic of South Africa, near Johannesburg. 113,115. * * * ▪ South Africa       town, Gauteng province, South Africa, east of Johannesburg. It is part of the mining and industrial complex of the East Rand area… …   Universalium

  • Brakpan — Original name in latin Brakpan Name in other language Brakpan State code ZA Continent/City Africa/Johannesburg longitude 26.23656 latitude 28.36938 altitude 1631 Population 305692 Date 2012 07 12 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Brakpan — /ˈbrækpæn/ (say brakpan) noun a goldmining town in the Republic of South Africa, in Mpumalanga province …   Australian English dictionary

  • Brakpan — ► C. del NE de la República de Sudáfrica, en la prov. de Transvaal; 113 115 h …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Brakpan — Brạkpan,   Stadt im Wirtschaftsgebiet Witwatersrand, Provinz Gauteng, Republik Südafrika, etwa 110 000 Einwohner; Goldbergbau, Eisenindustrie …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Brakpan — Brak•pan [[t]ˈbrækˌpæn[/t]] n. geg a city in the NE Republic of South Africa, near Johannesburg. 85,044 …   From formal English to slang

  • Brakpan — /brak pan /, n. a city in the NE Republic of South Africa, near Johannesburg. 113,115 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brakpan, Gauteng — Brakpan is a gold and uranium mining town in Gauteng, South Africa. The name Brakpan was first used by the British in the 1880s because of a non perennial lake that would annually dry to become a brackish pan .HistoryThe name Brakpan comes from a …   Wikipedia

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