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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of central Myanmar (Burma) on the Irrawaddy River north of Yangon. Capital of the kingdom of Burma from 1860 to 1885, when it was annexed by the British, it was heavily damaged in World War II. Population: 1,200,000.

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  • proper n. A city in central Burma (Myanmar)

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  • n. a city in central Myanmar to the north of Rangoon

Etymologies

Burmese မန္တလေး (mandăle:) (Wiktionary)

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