- a city on W Java, in Indonesia.Formerly dutch Buitenzorg.
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Bogor is the native name of Buitenzorg, in Java, which contains the governor-general's palace.Small Souls
Buitenzorg, which is called Bogor by the natives, was once the capital of the princess of Pajajaram.
Kota Batu, near Bogor, the supposed site of the capital of Pajajaran, is an instance in point.Monumental Java
J. F. Scheltema
The Bogor country-folk greatly venerate these relics of a glorious past.Java, Facts and Fancies
Augusta de Wit
- a city in Indonesia, in W Java: botanical gardens and research institutions. Pop: 750 819 (2000)Former name: Buitenzorg
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