Chittagong
geographical name city & port SE Bangladesh on Bay of Bengal population 1,566,070

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • CHITTAGONG — Appelée parfois Chittagr m, la ville de Chittagong est le principal port du Bangladesh sur l’océan Indien, situé juste au nord du Karnapuli. Chittagong était déjà connue des navigateurs arabes. Conquise par les musulmans au XIVe siècle, elle fut… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Chittagong — es la segunda mayor ciudad de Bangladesh. Está situada en la parte oriental del país, junto a Myanmar. La ciudad fue construida a la orilla del Río Karnaphuli. Chittagong tiene 4 millones de habitantes. Es el mayor puerto marítimo de Bangladesh,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Chittagong — (spr. Tschittagong), District im Südosten der britisch vorderindischen Provinz Bengalen; grenzt im Norden an Tipperah, im Süden an Arracan, im Osten an Birman u. im Westen an den Bengalischen Meerbusen; 134 QM. mit 11/2 Mill. Einwohnern, mehr… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Chittagong — Chittagong, Stadt in Indien, s.v.w. Tschittagong …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Chittagong — er Bengladesh største havneby …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Chittagong — (izg. čitagòng) m DEFINICIJA grad i glavna luka u Bangladešu, 2.040.700 stan …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Chittagong — [chit′ə gôŋ΄, chit′əgäŋ΄] seaport in SE Bangladesh, near the Bay of Bengal: pop. 1,364,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Chittagong — This article is about Chittagong as a city in Bangladesh. For other uses, see Chittagong (disambiguation). Chittagong চট্টগ্রাম   Metropolis   Nickname(s): Chottala, Chantga, Chôţţogram …   Wikipedia

  • Chittagong — চট্টগ্রাম Chittagong …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chittagong — Rues à Chittagong Plage à Chittagong …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chittagong — /chit euh gong /, n. a port in SE Bangladesh, near the Bay of Bengal. 416,733. * * * City (pop., 1991: 1,392,860; metro. area pop.: 2,040,663), chief Indian Ocean port, Bangladesh. It is the country s second most important industrial city, with… …   Universalium

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