- a seaport on W Kyushu, in SW Japan: second military use of the atomic bomb August 9, 1945.
Examples from the Web for nagasaki
I remember H. Jon Benjamin told me it was a way-too-late apology for Hiroshima and Nagasaki.‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS
January 8, 2015
The weapon carries a 200-kiloton nuclear warhead; by comparison, the bomb that destroyed Nagasaki was a mere 21 kilotons.Are Russian Bombers Flying Nuclear Drills Near Europe—Or Just Testing NATO’s Defenses?
October 30, 2014
At that point, Yuji and his father asked if I would consider attending the annual memorial ceremonies in Hiroshima and Nagasaki.Truman’s Grandson & Japan’s A-Bomb Survivors: A Story of Reconciliation
Clifton Truman Daniel
August 5, 2014
Instead, Nugent bemoaned in a 2006 interview, “Our failure has been not to Nagasaki them.”Nugent: President Obama Is 'Subhuman Mongrel'
February 19, 2014
Hiroshima and Nagasaki were the consequence of Japanese aggression.Bullying Israeli Government Flack Sparks Diplomatic Row—Among Other Concerns
August 21, 2013
Hence we were able to build a golden bridge for Japan, and hence the peace of Nagasaki.The Coming Conquest of England
Soon after we arrived, our new friend had to pay a visit to the Governor of Nagasaki.In the Eastern Seas
His own cruiser, he said, would sail to-morrow for Nagasaki.The Tyranny of Weakness
Charles Neville Buck
I then decided to return to Nagasaki to try again from that port.An Ohio Woman in the Philippines
Emily Bronson Conger
It turned out that we were bound to Nagasaki, on our way to China.From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life
Captain A. T. Mahan
- a port in SW Japan, on W Kyushu: almost completely destroyed in 1945 by the second atomic bomb dropped on Japan by the US; shipbuilding industry. Pop: 419 901 (2002 est)
Word Origin and History for nagasaki
Japanese city, named for its situation, from naga "long" + saki "headland, promontory."
City in southern Japan; one of Japan's leading ports and shipbuilding centers.