- a city in central Burma: pagodas.
Examples from the Web for pegu
Contemporary Examples of pegu
Burma is now Myanmar, Rangoon is Yangon, Prome is Pyay and Pegu is Bago.The Good Old Travel Guide Days
August 3, 2013
Historical Examples of pegu
This is the white sandalwood, for the red comes from Coromandel and Pegu.
Enter the two young princes, accompanied by two great Pegu hounds.For Love of the King
As the boats advanced, a sharp fire of musketry was opened on them from the Pegu side.Our Sailors
After this was done, for a short time I held charge of the Pegu division.A Civil Servant in Burma
Herbert Thirkel White
Since this was written, a similar Amazonian bodyguard has been discovered, I hear, in Pegu.Sir Walter Raleigh and his Time
- a city in S Myanmar: capital of a united Burma (16th century). Pop: 307 000 (2005 est)