Tanga


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tanga

(ˈtæŋɡə)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a triangular loincloth worn by indigenous peoples in tropical America
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a type of very brief bikini
[from Portuguese, ultimately of Banth origin]

Tanga

(ˈtæŋɡə)
n
(Placename) a port in N Tanzania, on the Indian Ocean: Tanzania's second port. Pop: 190 000 (2005 est)
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Tan•ga

(ˈtæŋ gə)

n.
a seaport in NE Tanzania. 187,155.
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Noun1.tanga - 100 tanga equal 1 Tajikistani ruble
Tajikistani monetary unit - monetary unit in Tajikistan
2.Tanga - a port city in northeastern Tanzania on the Indian Ocean
Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania - a republic in eastern Africa
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Translations

tanga

n (= bikini, briefs)Tanga m
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References in classic literature ?
He was now in German East Africa and it was his intention to skirt the mountains west of Kilimanjaro, whose rugged peaks he was quite willing to give a wide berth, and then swing eastward along the south side of the range to the railway that led to Tanga, for his experience among men suggested that it was toward this railroad that German troops would be likely to converge.
He had crossed the railroad some distance back and judged that the wounded were being taken to it for transportation to a base hospital and possibly as far away as Tanga on the coast.
The governor said the referendum push was unstoppable and asked politicians, especially the Tanga Tanga camp, to let Kenyans choose and chart their own destiny.
Release date- 21082019 - In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 17.2, Tanga Resources Limited requests a voluntary suspension of trading in the company's securities effective from the commencement of trading on 21 August 2019 pending the release of information in relation to exploration results and a capital raising.
He hit out at politicians in the Tanga Tanga wing to stop their constant attack on Mr Odinga.
The orange party on June 27 announced the ouster of Nanok as the party's vice-chair as he had publicly disowned the party to join the Tanga Tanga movement.
In tehsil Jaranwala, Old Tanga Stand opposite MC office Jaranwala, Slaughter House Jaranwala, Slaughter House Khurrianala Chowk, Veterinary Hospital Khurrianwala.
PPP leader said that PTI is a Tanga party which increases attraction of their public meetings through Photoshop but when PPP supporters gather then they will shake the foundations of PTI.
This 'bayaning tanga' (heroic fool)-as he was called by coworkers who shook their heads in disbelief when he resisted temptations of instant wealth-was cited as an Outstanding Citizen by Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle in 2012 and received the Spirit of Edsa Award the following year.
In tehsil Jarranwala the points are - old Tanga stand, slaughter house and veterinary hospital Khurarianwala.