Sandakan
geographical name city & port Malaysia in Sabah on Sulu Sea; former capital of North Borneo population 118,417

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sandakan — Vue de Sandakan Administration Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sandákan — Sandákan, Hauptstadt von Britisch Nordborneo, an der Einfahrt in die Bai von S., hat prot. Kirche, chinesisches Joßhaus (Bethaus), Moschee, Hospital, Magazine, Bankgeschäfte und 5000 Einw. (2/3 Chinesen), die lebhaften Handel treiben. S. ist auch …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sandakan — Infobox City official name = Sandakan other name = Elopura nickname = The City of Nature, Little Hong Kong motto = website = http://www.mps.sabah.gov.my/ image map caption = Location in Sabah and Malaysia subdivision type = Country subdivision… …   Wikipedia

  • Sandakan — 5.8388888888889118.11527777778 Koordinaten: 5° 50′ N, 118° 7′ O …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sandakan — Original name in latin Sandakan Name in other language Elopura, SDK, Samdakan, San ta kin, Sandakan, Sandakan Town, Sn t kn, cantakkan, sandakan, shan da gen, Сандакан State code MY Continent/City Asia/Kuching longitude 5.8402 latitude 118.1179… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Sandakan — /sahn dah kahn, san dah keuhn/, n. a city in NE Sabah, in E Malaysia. 28,806. * * * ▪ Malaysia       city and port, eastern Sabah, East Malaysia, northeastern Borneo. It is located on an inlet of the Sulu Sea, near the mouth of the Kinabatangan… …   Universalium

  • Sandakan — Sandạkan,   früher Elopụra, Hafenstadt an der Ostküste von Sabah, Ostmalaysia, 125 800 Einwohner (meist chinesisch Hakka). Sandakan ist die zweitgrößte Stadt Sabahs; Holzverarbeitung und ausfuhr; in der Umgebung Kautschuk und Ölpalmenanbau.  … …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sandakan — San•da•kan [[t]sɑnˈdɑ kɑn, sænˈdɑ kən[/t]] n. geg a seaport in NE Sabah, in E Malaysia. 223,432 …   From formal English to slang

  • Sandakan — /ˈsændəkæn/ (say sanduhkan) noun a town in Malaysia in north eastern Sabah; former capital of North Borneo …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sandakan — /sahn dah kahn, san dah keuhn/, n. a city in NE Sabah, in E Malaysia. 28,806 …   Useful english dictionary

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