Nagasaki


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Na·ga·sa·ki

 (nä′gə-sä′kē, năg′ə-săk′ē)
A city of western Kyushu, Japan, on Nagasaki Bay, an inlet of the East China Sea. The first Japanese port to be opened to foreign trade in the 1500s, Nagasaki was devastated by the second atomic bomb used in World War II (August 9, 1945).

Nagasaki

(ˌnɑːɡəˈsɑːkɪ)
n
(Placename) a port in SW Japan, on W Kyushu: almost completely destroyed in 1945 by the second atomic bomb dropped on Japan by the US; shipbuilding industry. Pop: 419 901 (2002 est)

Na•ga•sa•ki

(ˌnɑ gəˈsɑ ki, ˌnæg əˈsæk i)

n.
a seaport on W Kyushu, in SW Japan: second military use of the atomic bomb August 9, 1945. 447,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Nagasaki - a city in southern Japan on KyushuNagasaki - a city in southern Japan on Kyushu; a leading port and shipbuilding center; on August 9, 1945 Nagasaki became the second populated area to receive an atomic bomb
Kyushu - the southernmost of the four main islands of Japan; contains coal fields
Nihon, Nippon, Japan - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
Translations
Нагасаки
נגסאקי
नागासाकी
Nagaszaki
長崎市
Nagasacium
Нагасаки
Наґасакі
Nagasaki
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"By going to Nagasaki, at the extreme south of Japan, or even to Shanghai, which is only eight hundred miles from here.
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Laoag Bishop Renato Mayugba has gifted Archbishop Joseph Mitsuaki Takami of Nagasaki, Japan with a replica of the revered La Virgen Milagrosa de Badoc, also known as the Japanese Madonna.
If you have doubts, if your faith is now lukewarm, go to Nagasaki. Go back to the roots, and look for the grains that have been bestowed upon us by the early Christians.
TOKYO (AP) -- Nagasaki marked the anniversary of the world's second atomic bombing Thursday with the United Nations chief and the city's mayor urging global leaders to take concrete steps toward nuclear disarmament.
Nagasaki marked the anniversary of the world's second atomic bombing Thursday with the United Nations' chief and the city's mayor urging global leaders to take concrete steps toward world nuclear disarmament, ABC News reported.
Masafumi Nagasaki had lived in Sotobanari, in a chain of islands near Taiwan, since 1989 and stuck to a strict daily regimen, according to news.com.au, a website for several Australian newspapers.
"I have never seen a beach as clean as his, not even in the most luxurious island resorts," said filmmaker Alvaro Cerezo, who made a recent video about the island where Nagasaki lived.
Nagasaki, Japan, June 5, 2018 - (ACN Newswire) - The inaugural issue of the Journal for Peace and Nuclear Disarmament (J-PAND) was published in May by Nagasaki University's Research Center for Nuclear Weapons Abolition (RECNA).