Irian Jaya
geographical name — see West Papua

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Irian Jaya — Irian Jaya, Irian ou Irian Barat nom indonésien de la partie occid. de la Nouvelle Guinée, qui forme une prov. de l Indonésie; 421 981 km2; 1 371 000 hab.; ch. l. Djayapura. Cocotiers; pétrole (dans la presqu île de Vogelkop). Colonie… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Irian Jaya — West Papua Bezeichnung West Papua (nach den Ureinwonern, den Papua, früher West Irian (indon. Irian Jaya) Status Indonesische Provinz mit besonderer Autonomie Fläche 421.981 km² Höchster Punkt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Irian Jaya — Nouvelle Guinée occidentale Pour les articles homonymes, voir Nouvelle Guinée (homonymie). Nouvelle Guinée occidentale …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Irian Jaya — Irịan Jạya   [ dʒ ], Wẹstirian, bis 1972 Irịan Bạrat,seit 2002Papua, seit 1963 Provinz Indonesiens, umfasst den Westteil der Insel Neuguinea sowie die vorgelagerten Schouteninseln (Biak, Numfoor, Supiori), Yapen, Misool, Salawati, Waigeo u.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Irian Jaya — altIrian Jaya o Irian Occidental/alt VER Papuasia …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Irian Jaya — /ear ee ahn jah yah/ the W part of the island of New Guinea, formerly a Dutch territory: a province of Indonesia since 1963. 957,000; ab. 159,000 sq. mi. (411,810 sq. km). Cap.: Jayapura. Formerly, Irian Barat /bahr aht/, West Irian, Netherlands… …   Universalium

  • Irian Jaya — /ɪriən ˈdʒaɪə/ (say ireeuhn juyuh) noun an Indonesian province, comprising the western part of the island of New Guinea. 421 981 km2. Capital: Jayapura. English, West Irian. Formerly, Netherlands New Guinea, Dutch New Guinea, Irian Barat.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Irian Jaya — /ear ee ahn jah yah/ the W part of the island of New Guinea, formerly a Dutch territory: a province of Indonesia since 1963. 957,000; ab. 159,000 sq. mi. (411,810 sq. km). Cap.: Jayapura. Formerly, Irian Barat /bahr aht/, West Irian, Netherlands… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Irian Jaya — I•ri•an Ja•ya [[t]ˈɪər iˌɑn ˈdʒɑ yɑ[/t]] n. geg a province of Indonesia in the W part of the island of New Guinea: a Dutch territory until 1963. 1,173,875; ab. 159,000 sq. mi. (411,810 sq. km) Cap.: Jayapura Also called West Irian Formerly,… …   From formal English to slang

  • Irian-Jaya-Occidental — Papouasie occidentale Pour les articles homonymes, voir Papouasie. Papua Barat (Papouasie occidentale) …   Wikipédia en Français

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