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Samarang

[suh-mahr-ahng] /səˈmɑr ɑŋ/
noun
1.

Semarang

or Samarang

[suh-mahr-ahng] /səˈmɑr ɑŋ/
noun
1.
a seaport on N Java, in S Indonesia.
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  • On the 10th of August, 1867, the first line was opened between Samarang and Tangveng.

    The Railroad Question William Larrabee
  • Moreover, nine months or so before, I had come across him in Samarang.

    Lord Jim Joseph Conrad
  • On our passage from Amsterdam to Samarang with a general cargo, of which, alas!

    The Mirror of the Sea Joseph Conrad
  • I left a ship in Samarang with a hurt back, and have been in the hospital in Singapore some weeks.

    A Personal Record Joseph Conrad
  • On the 26th, saw the island of Java; and on the 30th, anchored at Samarang.

    Voyage of H.M.S. Pandora Edward Edwards
  • On the first opportunity he sent them to Samarang, where Edwards had them released.

    Voyage of H.M.S. Pandora Edward Edwards
  • I saw him landed at Batavia, in 1829, from the steamer which had brought him from Samarang.

  • Samarang, which ranks third in size, has a population of 70,000.

    A Visit to Java W. Basil Worsfold
  • From Djokja, of course, the railway extends to Samarang and to Soerabaia.

    A Visit to Java W. Basil Worsfold
  • When we were in Samarang, our eldest sister came over to see us.

    Letters of a Javanese Princess Raden Adjeng Kartini
British Dictionary definitions for Samarang

Samarang

/səˈmɑːrɑːŋ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Semarang

Semarang

/səˈmɑːrɑːŋ/
noun
1.
a port in S Indonesia, in N Java on the Java Sea. Pop: 1 348 803 (2000)
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