Share this entry

Share this page

Ciudad Bolívar

Line breaks: Ciu¦dad Bolí|var
Pronunciation: /sjuːˌdad bɒˈliːvɑː
 
, sjuˈðað boˈliβar, θjuˈðað/

Definition of Ciudad Bolívar in English:

A city in SE Venezuela, on the Orinoco River; population 355,800 (est. 2009). Formerly called Angostura, its name was changed in 1846 to honour the country’s liberator, Simón Bolívar.

Definition of Ciudad Bolívar in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day cumbersome
Pronunciation: ˈkʌmbəs(ə)m
adjective
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…