West Irian
geographical name — see West Papua

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • West Irian — West Papua Bezeichnung West Papua (nach den Ureinwonern, den Papua, früher West Irian (indon. Irian Jaya) Status Indonesische Provinz mit besonderer Autonomie Fläche 421.981 km² Höchste …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • West Irian — territory of Indonesia, occupying the W half of the island of New Guinea: a Dutch territory until 1963: 162,928 sq mi (421,982 sq km); pop. 1,649,000; cap. Jayapura …   English World dictionary

  • West Irian — West′ I′rian n. geg Irian Jaya …   From formal English to slang

  • West Irian — /wɛst ˈɪriən/ (say west ireeuhn) noun → Irian Jaya …   Australian English dictionary

  • West Irian — /ear ee ahn / a former name of Irian Jaya. * * * …   Universalium

  • West Irian — /ear ee ahn / a former name of Irian Jaya …   Useful english dictionary

  • West Irian — western half of New Guinea formerly Dutch or Netherlands New Guinea and now part of Indonesia …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • West Irian rupiah — The rupiah was a distinct currency of West Irian (formerly West New Guinea) between 1963 and 1973. It replaced the West New Guinea gulden at par and was replaced by the Indonesian rupiah at the rate of 1 West Irian rupiah = 18.9 Indonesian rupiah …   Wikipedia

  • West-Irian Jaya — Papua Barat Basisdaten Fläche: 56515 km² Einwohner: 514000 Bevölkerungsdichte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • West Irian Jaya — Papua Barat Basisdaten Fläche: 56515 km² Einwohner: 514000 Bevölkerungsdichte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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