Definitions for panama city

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word panama city

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Pan′ama Cit′y(n.)

  1. Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Panama (def. 2). 2

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Panama City(noun)

    a resort and fishing town on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida

  2. Panama City, capital of Panama, Panamanian capital(noun)

    the capital and largest city of Panama

Wiktionary

  1. Panama City(ProperNoun)

    The capital of Panama.

Freebase

  1. Panama City

    Panama City is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Panama. It has a population of 880,691, with a total metro population of 1,272,672, and it is located at the Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal, in the province of Panama. The city is the political and administrative center of the country as well as a hub for international banking and commerce. It is considered a Beta - World City and one of three Central American cities listed in this category. Panama City has an average GDP per capita of $11,700,. It has a dense skyline of mostly highrise buildings, and it is surrounded by a large belt of tropical rainforest. Panama's Tocumen International Airport, the largest and busiest airport in Central America, offers daily flights to major international destinations. Panama City was chosen to be the 2003 American Capital of Culture jointly with Curitiba, Brazil. It is among the top five places for retirement in the world, according to International Living magazine. Panama City was founded on August 15, 1519, by Spanish conquistador Pedro Arias Dávila. The city was the starting point for expeditions that conquered the Inca Empire in Peru. It was a stopover point on one of the most important trade routes in the history of the American continent leading to the fairs of Nombre de Dios and Portobelo, where most of the gold and silver that Spain took from the Americas passed through.

Translation

Find a translation for the panama city definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these panama city definitions with the community:


Citation

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

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"panama city." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 18 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/panama city>.

Are we missing a good definition for panama city?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for panama city: