Cape Town
geographical name city & port, legislative capital of Republic of South Africa on Table Bay; formerly capital of Cape of Good Hope population 776,617 • Capetonian noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • CAPE TOWN — CAPE TOWN, legislative capital of the Republic of South Africa, capital of Western Cape Province. Founded in 1652 by the Dutch East India Company as a victualing station at the Cape of Good Hope, southernmost tip of Africa, the town had Jews… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Cape Town — Cape′ Town n. geg the legislative capital of the Republic of South Africa, in the SW part: also capital of Cape of Good Hope province. 855,000 Cape•to•ni•an keɪpˈtoʊ ni ən n …   From formal English to slang

  • Cape Town — a large city in South Africa near the Cape of Good Hope. It is built around ↑Table Mountain, and South Africa s parliament building is there …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Cape Town — legislative capital of South Africa: seaport & capital of Western Cape province: pop. 855,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Cape Town — (spr. kēp taun), s. Kapstadt …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cape Town — (spr. kehp taun), s.v.w. Kapstadt …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cape Town —   [ keɪp taʊn, englisch], Stadt in der Republik Südafrika, Kapstadt.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Cape Town — → Ciudad del Cabo …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Cape Town — For other uses, see Cape Town (disambiguation). Cape Town Kaapstad iKapa   City   …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Town — Capetonian /kayp toh nee euhn/, n. a seaport in and the legislative capital of the Republic of South Africa, in the SW part: also capital of Cape of Good Hope province. 1,108,000. Also, Capetown. Afrikaans, Kaapstad. * * * Afrikaans Kaapstad City …   Universalium

  • Cape Town — Kapstadt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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