Definitions for manamaməˈnæm ə

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

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ma•na•maməˈnæm ə(n.)

  1. the capital of Bahrain. 151,500.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Manama, capital of Bahrain(noun)

    the capital of Bahrain; located at the northern end of Bahrain Island

Wiktionary

  1. Manama(ProperNoun)

    The capital of Bahrain.

Freebase

  1. Manama

    Manama is the capital and largest city of Bahrain, with an approximate population of 155,000 people. Long an important trading center in the Persian Gulf, Manama is home to a very diverse population. After periods of Portuguese and Persian control and invasions from the ruling dynasties of Saudi Arabia and Oman, Bahrain established itself as an independent nation during the 19th century period of British hegemony. In the 20th century, Bahrain's oil wealth helped spur fast growth and in the 1990s a concerted diversification effort led to expansion in other industries and helped transform Manama into an important financial hub in the Middle East. Manama was designated as the capital of Arab culture for the year 2012 by the Arab League.

Translation

Find a translation for the manama definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these manama definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"manama." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 2 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/manama>.

Are we missing a good definition for manama?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for manama: