Bujumbura
or formerly Usumbura geographical name city capital of Burundi on Lake Tanganyika population 236,334

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bujumbura — Administration Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bujumbura — Bujumbura …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • BUJUMBURA — Capitale du Burundi depuis 1962, Bujumbura, l’ancienne Usumbura, a connu une progression accélérée: sa population est passée de 50 000 habitants vers 1950 à 236 300 en 1990. Grand marché traditionnel à la fin du XIXe siècle, elle devint, en 1897 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bujumbura — Bujumbura, es la capital de Burundi, tiene una población estimada de 300.000 habitantes (1994). La ciudad este localizada a orillas del lago Tangánica, es la ciudad más grande de Burundi y su centro administrativo. la industria manufacturada… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bujumbura — → Buyumbura …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Bujumbura — [bo͞o΄joom boor′ə] capital of Burundi: port at the N end of Lake Tanganyika: pop. 300,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Bujumbura — Infobox Settlement |official name = Bujumbura, Burundi nickname= image caption = Central Bujumbura, with Lake Tanganyika in the background image pushpin subdivision type = Province subdivision name = Bujumbura Ville leader title = leader name =… …   Wikipedia

  • Bujumbura — /booh joom boor euh/, n. a port in and the capital of Burundi, in the W part, on Lake Tanganyika. 160,000. Formerly, Usumbura. * * * formerly Usumbura City (pop., 2001: 346,000), capital of Burundi. Lying on the northern end of Lake Tanganyika,… …   Universalium

  • Bujumbura — Original name in latin Bujumbura Name in other language BJM, Budzumbura, Bujumbura, Bujumburo, Buj·umbura, Buzhumbura, Buzumbura, Buumburo, Buumbura, Buumbra, Mpouzoumpoura, Usumbura, bu qiong bu la, bujumbula, bujunbura, bwg wmbwrh, bwjwmbra,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Bujumbura — Hauptstadt von Burundi * * * Bu|jum|bu|ra [buʒumbu ra ]: Hauptstadt von Burundi. * * * Bujumburạ,   früher Usumburạ, Hauptstadt von Burundi, 780 m über dem Meeresspiegel, (1993) 300 000 Einwohner; katholischer und lutherischer Bischofssitz,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Bujumbura — noun the capital and largest city of Burundi Usumbura was renamed Bujumbura when Burundi became independent in 1962 • Syn: ↑Usumbura, ↑capital of Burundi • Instance Hypernyms: ↑national capital • Part Holonyms: ↑Burundi …   Useful english dictionary

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