- a city in central Burma (Myanmar), on the Irrawaddy River: the former capital of Upper Burma.
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They felt that it was of no further use looking to Mandalay for help.
The great bazaar in Mandalay is one of the sights of the city.
Telegraphed to Cook, Rangoon, who sent them to Mandalay by train.
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- a city in central Myanmar, on the Irrawaddy River: the second largest city in the country and former capital of Burma and of Upper Burma; Buddhist religious centre. Pop: 927 000 (2005 est)