Budapest

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geographical name Bu·da·pest \ˈbü-də-ˌpest also ˈbu̇-, ˈbyü-, -ˌpesht\

Definition of Budapest

  1. city and capital of Hungary; comprised of formerly separate towns on either side of the Danube River which were united in 1872 population 2,008,546 The towns that were combined to create Budapest were Buda\ˈbü-də, -dȯ\ play and Obuda\ˈō-bü-dȯ\ play on the right bank on the Danube and Pest\ˈpesht\ play on the left bank.


BUDAPEST Defined for English Language Learners

Budapest

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geographical name Bu·da·pest \ˈbü-də-ˌpest also ˈbu̇-, ˈbyü-, -ˌpesht\

Definition of Budapest for English Language Learners

  • : city in Hungary



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