Pearl Harbor
I. noun Etymology: Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii, American naval station attacked without warning by the Japanese on December 7, 1941 Date: 1942 a surprise attack often with devastating effect II. geographical name inlet Hawaii on S coast of Oahu W of Honolulu; site of United States Navy base

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  • Pearl Harbor — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Pearl Harbor (desambiguación). Vista aérea de Pearl Harbor. Pearl Harbor es un complejo portuario y base militar, ubicado en la isla de Oahu, perteneciente …   Wikipedia Español

  • Pearl Harbor —   [ pəːl hɑːbə], Flottenstützpunkt der USA an der Südküste der Hawaii Insel Oahu, westlich von Honolulu. Am 7. 12. 1941 gelang es den Japanern, kurz vor der Kriegserklärung an die USA mit einem Überraschungsangriff trägergestützter Kampfflugzeuge …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pearl Harbor — er en amerikansk flådebase på øen Oahu, Hawaii. Flådebasen var ramme om slaget om Pearl Harbor der var Japans indledende angreb på USA under 2. verdenskrig …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Pearl Harbor —    Film de guerre de Michael Bay, avec Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett, Kate Beckinsale, Cuba Gooding Jr.   Pays: États Unis   Date de sortie: 2001   Technique: Couleurs   Durée: 3 h 02    Résumé    Spectaculaire reconstitution de l attaque surprise… …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • Pearl Harbor — (izg. pȅrl hàrbor) m DEFINICIJA ratna luka u istoimenom zaljevu na J obali otoka Oahua (Havajsko otočje); iznenadnim napadom 7. 12. 1941. japanske pomorsko zračne snage onesposobile su značajan dio američke pacifičke flote usidrene u luci i time… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Pearl Harbor — [after the pearl oysters once there] inlet on the S coast of Oahu, Hawaii, near Honolulu: site of a U.S. naval base bombed by Japan, Dec. 7, 1941 …   English World dictionary

  • Pearl Harbor — es un complejo portuario y base militar, ubicado en la isla de Oahu, perteneciente al archipiélago de las Hawai, célebre por haber sido objetivo de un ataque preventivo por parte de Japón, ante el bloqueo económico que estaba ejerciendo Estados… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Pearl Harbor — base aéronavale des È. U., dans l île d Oahu (une des Hawaii). Le 7 déc. 1941, sans déclaration de guerre, les Japonais y détruisirent une partie import. de la flotte américaine du Pacifique et 159 avions; cette agression provoqua l entrée en… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pearl Harbor — a U.S. Navy base in Hawaii that was attacked on December 7, 1941, by Japanese airplanes. Because of the attack, the U.S. announced that it would fight in World War II …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Pearl Harbor — This article is about the historical naval base. For its current operations as a military base, see Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam. For other uses, see Pearl Harbor (disambiguation). Pearl Harbor, U.S. Naval Base U.S. National Register of… …   Wikipedia

  • Pearl Harbor — 21°22′00″N 157°57′00″O / 21.366667, 157.95 (Pearl Harbor) …   Wikipédia en Français

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