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Coquilhatville

[kaw-kee-ya-veel]
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noun
  1. former name of Mbandaka.
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Historical Examples

  • The few white men who live in Coquilhatville have been able to maintain five horses which are used by the so-called Riding Club.

    An African Adventure

    Isaac F. Marcosson

  • Flying overhead toward Coquilhatville was a 300-horse power hydroplane containing two people.

    An African Adventure

    Isaac F. Marcosson

  • The line runs along the bank all the way from Leopoldville to Coquilhatville and was very difficult to erect.

  • Coquilhatville, the capital of this important District is the largest town in the Upper Congo.

  • The town of Coquilhatville consists of rows of brick houses standing in their own gardens and fronting on avenues.