Associations to the word «Yangon»

Wiktionary

YANGON, proper noun. The largest city and former capital of Myanmar (Burma). Formerly known as Rangoon. The administrative capital has been moved to Naypyidaw or Nay Pyi Taw.

Dictionary definition

YANGON, noun. The capital and largest city of Myanmar; located in the south near the Irrawaddy river delta.

Wise words

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