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ˈbrɪdʒˌtaʊnbridgetown

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Bridgetown, capital of Barbadosnoun

    capital of Barbados; a port city on the southwestern coast of Barbados

Wiktionary

  1. Bridgetownnoun

    The capital of Barbados.

  2. Bridgetownnoun

    A town in Devon, UK.

  3. Bridgetownnoun

    A town in Western Australia.

  4. Bridgetownnoun

    A town in Nova Scotia, Canada.

  5. Bridgetownnoun

    A town in Ohio, US.

Wikipedia

  1. Bridgetown

    Bridgetown (UN/LOCODE: BB BGI) is the capital and largest city of Barbados. Formerly The Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the parish of Saint Michael. Bridgetown is sometimes locally referred to as "The City", but the most common reference is simply "Town". As of 2014, its metropolitan population stands at roughly 110,000. The Bridgetown port, found along Carlisle Bay (at 13.106°N 59.632°W / 13.106; -59.632 (Bridgetown port)) lies on the southwestern coast of the island. Parts of the Greater Bridgetown area (as roughly defined by the Ring Road Bypass or more commonly known as the ABC Highway), sit close to the borders of the neighbouring parishes Christ Church and St. James. The Grantley Adams International Airport for Barbados, is located 16 kilometres (10 mi) southeast of Bridgetown city centre, and has daily flights to major cities in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada and the Caribbean. There is no longer a local municipal government, but it is a constituency of the national Parliament. During the short-lived 1950s-1960s Federation of the British West Indian Territories, Bridgetown was one of three capital cities within the region being considered to be the Federal capital of the region.The present-day location of the city was established by English settlers in 1628; a previous settlement under the authority of Sir William Courten was at St. James Town. Bridgetown is a major West Indies tourist destination, and the city acts as an important financial, informatics, convention centre, and cruise ship port of call in the Caribbean region. On 25 June 2011, "Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison" was added as a World Heritage Site of UNESCO.

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  1. bridgetown

    Bridgetown is the capital city and largest city of Barbados, an island country in the Caribbean. It serves as a principal port and commercial center of the country, boasting various historical architectures, cultural establishments, and a bustling market scene. Bridgetown is also known for its British colonial architecture and beautiful coastal views.

Wikidata

  1. Bridgetown

    Bridgetown, metropolitan pop 96,578, is the capital and largest city of the nation of Barbados. Formerly, the Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the parish of Saint Michael. Bridgetown is sometimes locally referred to as "The City", but the most common reference is simply "Town". The Bridgetown port, found along Carlisle Bay lies on the southwestern coast of the island. Parts of the Greater Bridgetown area, sit close to the borders of the neighbouring parishes Christ Church and St. James. The Grantley Adams International Airport for Barbados, is located 16 kilometres southeast of Bridgetown city centre, and has daily flights to major cities in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada and the Caribbean. While there is no longer local municipal government, it is governed as a political constituency within the national Parliament. During the short lived 1950s-1960s Federation of the British West Indian Territories, Bridgetown was one of three capital cities within the region being considered to be the Federal capital of region.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Bridgetown

    capital of Barbadoes, seat of the government, the bishop, a college, &c.; it has suffered frequently from hurricane and fever.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bridgetown in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bridgetown in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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