geographical name — see Jaffa

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  • Yafo — Jaffa ou Yafo anc. v. d Israël, sur la mer Méditerranée, auj. fbg S. de Tel Aviv. Industr. Très ancienne, la ville fut prise par Bonaparte (1799). Enlevée aux Turcs par l armée brit. (1917), elle fut dévastée lors du conflit israélo arabe de 1948 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Yafo — Original name in latin Yafo Name in other language Giaffa, Iope, Iop Jaffa, Jafo, Japhes, Joppa, Joppe, Stara Jafa, Yafa, Yafah, Yaffa, Yfa, yafa, ypw, Яфо, Яффа State code IL Continent/City Asia/Jerusalem longitude 32.05043 latitude 34.75224… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Yafo — /yah foh/, n. Jaffa. * * * …   Universalium

  • Yafo — Tel Aviv’s seaport also known as Jaffa or Joppa …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Yafo — n. Jaffa, former port city in western Israel which was made a part of Tel Aviv in 1950 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Yafo — Ya•fo [[t]ˈyɑ foʊ[/t]] n. geg Jaffa …   From formal English to slang

  • Yafo — /ˈjafɔ/ (say yahfaw) noun → Jaffa (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Yafo — noun a port in western Israel on the Mediterranean; incorporated into Tel Aviv in 1950 • Syn: ↑Jaffa, ↑Joppa • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center, ↑port • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yafo 82 Guesthouse — (Хайфа,Израиль) Категория отеля: Адрес: 82 Yafo Str., Хайфа, 33413, Израиль …   Каталог отелей

  • Tel Aviv–Yafo — or Tel Aviv–Jaffa City (pop., 1999 est.: 348,100) and main port of Israel. The hub of Israel s largest urban centre, it was formed in 1950 by the incorporation of the ancient port of Jaffa with Tel Aviv, its former suburb. Tel Aviv was founded in …   Universalium

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