Port Moresby

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named by the explorer of its harbour, Captain John Moresby, after his father, Admiral Fairfax Moresby.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌpɔɹt ˈmɔɹzbi/

Proper noun[edit]

Port Moresby

  1. The capital of Papua New Guinea.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Adrian Room: Dictionary of world place names derived from British names, 1989, p 143

Dutch[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

het centrum van Port Moresby
the center of Port Moresby

Port Moresby ?

  1. Port Moresby: the capital of Papua New Guinea.

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Port Moresby f

  1. Port Moresby (capital of Papua New Guinea)

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