Origin of tanga
Definition for tanga (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for tanga
Ipanema has long been the hotbed of beach apparel, launching looks like the tanga and the g-string.The Girl From Ipanema Is Not Alone: Rio’s Famous Beach Is A Rich, Cultural Kaleidoscope|Brandon Presser|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was disembarked from the troopship near Tanga, and then moved against the position.
Korogwe is in the Usambara hills, on the north bank of the Pangani river, and is reached by railway from Tanga.
Everything was put by except his knife, and this, drawn from his tanga, was now held tightly in his grasp.Afloat in the Forest|Mayne Reid
At that time the only railway in the country was a line from Tanga to the Usambara highlands.
He it was who told me of his discovery of a seam of anthracite coal in the bed of a river near the Tanga railway.Sketches of the East Africa Campaign|Robert Valentine Dolbey