Mafikeng
geographical name town N Republic of South Africa in North West province population 6515

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mafikeng —   Provincial Capital City   Mahikeng …   Wikipedia

  • Mafikeng — Mafikeng …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mafikeng — [mäf′ə kiŋ] city in N South Africa, near the border of Botswana: scene of famous siege of British garrison by the Boers, lasting 217 days: pop. 6,500 * * * ▪ South Africa formerly  (until 1980) Mafeking,         town, capital of North West… …   Universalium

  • Mafikeng —   [ mæfɪkɪȖ], bis 1980 Mafeking, seit 1997, nach Zusammenschluss mit Mmabatho, Hauptstadt der Provinz Nord West, Republik Südafrika, 1 280 m über dem Meeresspiegel, 25 000 Einwohner; Universität (gegründet 1979); liegt in einem …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mafikeng — [mäf′ə kiŋ] city in N South Africa, near the border of Botswana: scene of famous siege of British garrison by the Boers, lasting 217 days: pop. 6,500 …   English World dictionary

  • Mafikeng — 25° 51′ 00″ S 25° 38′ 00″ E / 25.85, 25.6333 Mafikeng (anciennement a …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mafikeng — Mafeking es la capital de la Provincia del Noroeste, Sudáfrica, situada 1.400 kilómetros al noreste de Ciudad del Cabo, a 790 km al sur suroeste de Bulawayo por tren, y a 260 km en línea directa de Johannesburg. En el año 2001 registraba una… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mafikeng — n. capital city of the North West province in South Africa …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mafikeng — Maf•i•keng or Maf•e•king [[t]ˈmæf ɪˌkɪŋ[/t]] n. geg a town in N Republic of South Africa: besieged by Boers for 217 days in 1899–1900. 6500 …   From formal English to slang

  • Mafikeng — /ˈmæfəkɛŋ/ (say mafuhkeng) noun a town in southern South Africa; until 1965, administrative headquarters of the British Protectorate of Bechuanaland; now capital of North West province; besieged for 217 days by the Boers 1899–1900. Formerly… …   Australian English dictionary

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