Tacna
geographical name city S Peru near Chilean border population 150,200; in region ( Tacna-Arica ) occupied 1884-1930 by Chile & now divided between Chile & Peru

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  • Tacna — is a city in southern Peru and the regional capital of the Tacna Region. It is located on the border with Chile, inland from the Pacific Ocean and in the valley of the Caplina River. Tacna is a very commercially active city, located only… …   Wikipedia

  • Tacna — [täk′nə, tak′ə] 1. city in S Peru: pop. 174,000 2. region in S Peru which, with an adjacent region (ARICA2) in Chile, was divided between the two countries in 1929 * * * Tac·na (tăkʹnə, täkʹnä) A town of southern Peru north of Arica, Chile. The… …   Universalium

  • Tacna — Tacna, AZ U.S. Census Designated Place in Arizona Population (2000): 555 Housing Units (2000): 281 Land area (2000): 1.885965 sq. miles (4.884628 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.885965 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Tacna — Tacna, 1) Provinz des Departamiento Moquegua in der südamerikanischen Republik Peru; 18,000 Ew.; 2) Hauptstadt derselben; Handel; 7000 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Tacna — Tacna, nördlichste, 1880 den Peruanern entrissene Provinz Chiles, am Stillen Ozean, vom Rio Zama bis zum Rio Camarones und im Innern bis jenseit der westlichen Kordilleren reichend, 23,958 qkm mit (1902) 28,791 Einw. Die Küste erhebt sich steil… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tacna — Tacna, eigentlich San Pedro de T., Hauptstadt der ehemals peruan., 1884 an Chile abgetretenen Prov. T. (23.958 qkm, 1903: 28.938 E.), 11.504 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • tàcna — (tàca) ž 〈G mn ā/ ī〉 reg. pladanj, poslužavnik ✧ {{001f}}njem. ← fr …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • tacna — tàcna ž <G mn ā/ ī> DEFINICIJA reg. razg. pladanj, poslužavnik; taca ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Tasse ← fr. tasse …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Tacna — [täk′nə, tak′ə] 1. city in S Peru: pop. 174,000 2. region in S Peru which, with an adjacent region (ARICA2) in Chile, was divided between the two countries in 1929 …   English World dictionary

  • Tacna — Para otros usos de este término, véase Tacna (desambiguación). Tacna San Pedro de Tacna …   Wikipedia Español

  • Tacna — 18.01 70.24552 Koordinaten: 18° 1′ S, 70° 14′ W Tacna …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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