a city in southern Myanmar (Burma) and capital of the Bago region: known for its pagodas.
- Also called Pe·gu [pe-goo] /pɛˈgu/ .
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How to use Bago in a sentence
Burma is now Myanmar, Rangoon is Yangon, Prome is Pyay and Pegu is Bago.
Bago kep a shop in Smithfield market, and drov a taring good trade in the hoil and Italian way.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush | William Makepeace Thackeray
Bago gave me a character, and he my first livry; proud enough I was of it, as you may fancy.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush | William Makepeace Thackeray
When Roberts returned with his elated soldiers he found the pueblo occupied by a detachment sent from Bago.Caybigan | James Hopper