Definitions for luandaluˈæn də, -ˈɑn-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word luanda

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Luanda, Angolan capital(noun)

    port city on Atlantic coast; the capital and largest city of Angola

Wiktionary

  1. Luanda(ProperNoun)

    The capital of Angola.

Freebase

  1. Luanda

    Luanda, formerly named São Paulo da Assunção de Loanda, is the capital and largest city of Angola, in Southern Africa. Located on Angola's coast with the Atlantic Ocean, Luanda is both Angola's chief seaport and its administrative center. It has a metropolitan population of over 5 million. It is also the capital city of Luanda Province, and the world's third most populous Portuguese-speaking city, behind only São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, both in Brazil, and the most populous Portuguese-speaking capital in the world, ahead of Brasília, Maputo and Lisbon. The city is currently undergoing a major reconstruction, with many large developments taking place that will alter the cityscape significantly. Luanda was ranked the most expensive city to live in for expatriates by Mercer, in 2011, but was surpassed by Tokyo in 2012.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of luanda in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of luanda in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Another Angola expert:

    Dos Santos' departure from power has been the talk of the town in Luanda for 15 years. He has always hinted that he wanted to leave but this is the most specific commitment he has ever made, the fact that he put a date to it is a powerful marker and would come back to haunt him if he were to renege on it.

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