/ (dʒəˈkɑːtə) /

  1. the former spelling of Jakarta

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Cultural definitions for Djakarta


[ (juh-kahr-tuh) ]

Capital of Indonesia and largest city in the country, located on the island of Java.

Notes for Djakarta

Founded by the Dutch in the seventeenth century, Djakarta resembles towns in The Netherlands.

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