Surabaya

or Su·ra·ba·ja

[soo r-uh-bah-yuh]
Dutch Soerabaja.
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  • Let me tell you, there's no steamer touching here from Surabaya or anywhere else.

    Gold Out of Celebes

    Aylward Edward Dingle

  • She had been suffering so with her teeth, said one; she had gone to Surabaya to see the dentist.

    The Hidden Force

    Louis Couperus

  • He hated every berth he had ever had: he now hated his office at Surabaya.

    The Hidden Force

    Louis Couperus

  • Since the opening of the railway to Surabaya it has greatly declined, and its warehouses and dwelling-houses are largely deserted.

  • As soon as Mrs. van Oudijck had recovered, she went to stay with friends at Surabaya.

    The Hidden Force

    Louis Couperus


British Dictionary definitions for surabaya

Surabaya

Surabaja

noun
  1. a port in Indonesia, on E Java on the Surabaya Strait: the country's second port and chief naval base; university (1954); fishing and ship-building industries; oil refinery. Pop: 2 599 796 (2000)Former spelling: Soerabaja
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