geographical name city NE Republic of South Africa in E North West province SW of Johannesburg population 51,800

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  • Potchefstroom — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Potchefstroom es una amplia ciudad académica que tiene a la Universidad del Noroeste, situada en las márgenes del Río Mooi (literalmente río bonito), situada a 120 kilómetros al oeste sudoeste de Johannesburgo, en la …   Wikipedia Español

  • Potchefstroom — Potchefstroom …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Potchefstroom —   [ pɔtʃɛf ], Stadt in der Provinz Nord West, Republik Südafrika, 1 340 m über dem Meeresspiegel, am Mooi River, 97 000 Einwohner; Kultur und Forschungszentrum mit Universität (1869 gegründet; eigener Universitätsstatus seit 1951); Malzfabriken,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Potchefstroom — Potchefstroom, ehemals Vrijburg, Distriktshauptort in der brit. Transvaalkolonie, am Mooi River (zum Vaal), ca. 2000 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Potchefstroom — 26° 42′ 47″ S 27° 06′ 04″ E / 26.7131, 27.1011 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Potchefstroom — ▪ South Africa       town, North West province, South Africa, on the Mooi River, southwest of Johannesburg. It was founded in 1838 as the first capital of the Transvaal and remained the capital until Pretoria displaced it in 1855. British troops… …   Universalium

  • Potchefstroom — Original name in latin Potchefstroom Name in other language PCF, Pochefstrum, Potchefstroom, Potchefstrum, pocephastruma, pochefusutorumu, pochepeuseuteulom, Потчефструм, Почефструм State code ZA Continent/City Africa/Johannesburg longitude… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Potchefstroom, North West — Infobox Settlement official name = Potchefstroom, North West other name = native name = nickname = City of Expertise; Motswe Wa Boitseanape; Stad van Deskundigheid settlement type = motto = imagesize = image caption = Original flag of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Potchefstroom Campus — The Potchefstroom campus of the North West University (nicknamed Pukke ) was formerly known as the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education (abbreviated PU for CHE). It is a medium sized South African university. Tuition is mainly… …   Wikipedia

  • Potchefstroom High School for Boys — Infobox School name=Potchefstroom High School for Boys motto=Iustorum Semita Lux Splendens location= Potchefstroom established=1905 country=South Africa zipcode=2531 province=North West head of school=M.C. Cartwright staff=36 (excluding faculty)… …   Wikipedia

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