Trincomalee
geographical name city & port NE Sri Lanka on Bay of Bengal population 50,000

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Trincomalee —   [trɪȖkəmə liː], Hafenstadt in Sri Lanka, an der Nordostküste Ceylons, nördlich der Mündung des Mahaweli, 51 000 Einwohner; Werft, Nahrungsmittelindustrie; Tee Export; ausgezeichneter Naturhafen, vor 1983 (Beginn des Bürgerkriegs) Fremdenverkehr …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Trincomalee — /tring koh meuh lee /, n. a seaport in E Sri Lanka. 39,000. Also, Trincomali. * * * ▪ Sri Lanka ancient  Gokanna        town and port, Sri Lanka, on the island s northeastern coast. It is situated on a peninsula in Trincomalee Bay formerly called …   Universalium

  • Trincomalee — Original name in latin Trincomalee Name in other language Gorad Trynkamali, TRR, Trikomali, Trikunamalaja, Trincomalee, Trincomali, Trinkomale, Trinkomali, Trinkomalis, Trinquemalay, teulingkomalli, ting ke ma li, tirukkonamalai, torinkomari,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Trincomalee — ► Distrito del NE de Sri Lanka, en la prov. Oriental; 2 715 km2 y 297 000 h. Cap., la c. homónima (44 313 h), uno de los mayores puertos naturales del mundo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • TRINCOMALEE —    (10), an important naval station and seaport on the NE. coast of Ceylon, 110 m. NE. of Kandy; possesses barracks, official residences, and a splendid harbour, a haven of shelter to shipping during the monsoons, and is strongly fortified …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • trincomalee — trin·co·ma·lee …   English syllables

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