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Samarang

[suh-mahr-ahng]
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noun
  1. Semarang.

Semarang

or Sa·ma·rang

[suh-mahr-ahng]
noun
  1. a seaport on N Java, in S Indonesia.
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Examples from the Web for samarang

Historical Examples

  • 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!

  • 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.


British Dictionary definitions for samarang

Samarang

noun
  1. a variant spelling of Semarang

Semarang

Samarang

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