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A major archaeological site in northwest Cambodia and the capital of the Khmer empire from the 9th to the 15th century. The ruins include two important Hindu temple complexes, Angkor Wat (12th century) and Angkor Thom (13th century).


(Placename) a large area of ruins in NW Cambodia, containing Angkor Thom (tɔːm), the capital of the former Khmer Empire, and Angkor Wat (wɒt), a three-storey temple, which were overgrown with dense jungle from the 14th to 19th centuries


(ˈæŋ kɔr, -koʊr)

a vast assemblage of ruins of the Khmer empire, near the modern city of Siem Reap in NW Cambodia: elaborately carved and decorated temples, statues, gateways, and towers.
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They are also partnering with local investors to buy land and divide it into smaller plots in Bakong commune, possibly with the intention of creating a small Chinatown there.
He also showed how native materials such as abaca twine, corn husk paper from Cagayan de Oro Handmade Paper and bakong or spider lily plant from Cagayan region could be made into a transparent fabric.
The company has stated that the first well, Jerun-1, is a major discovery situated around 5km north of the 2014 Bakong gas field.
The first well, Jerun-1, is a significant discovery located approximately 5km north of the 2014 Bakong gas discovery.
In 1973 an entire issue was devoted to Cambodia, focusing largely on the temples of Angkor Wat, Banteay Chhmar, Bakong and Bayon amongst others, and their exquisite sculptures.
The group of Sawadjaan then fled toward a civilian community in Barangay Bakong where they were met by a number of policemen.
Funeral prayers were held at his home in Kampong Sungai Bakong, Lumut, before he was laid to rest at the Kampong Sengkarai Cemetery in Tutong District; survived by his widow (as above) and five children.
The Seraina, Ikan said, which was not officially registered as a Philippine sea craft and was said to be carrying some 25 to 27 passengers at the time the incident took place in Tampat Point off the village of Bakong in Bongao.
7 metre radius naga that stretches 100 metres across the moat at the ninth-century Bakong Saiva temple at Roluos.
tired, because at Bakong, after walking the causeway across the moat, my
On the 3 July 2006, three months after this report, there was an incident in Paya Bakong, Lhokseumawe, Northern Aceh.