Budapest

geographical name Bu·da·pest \ ˈbü-də-ˌpest also ˈbu̇- , ˈbyü- , -ˌpesht \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Budapest

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
Note: The towns that were combined to create Budapest were Bu*da play \ˈbü-də, -dȯ\ and Obu*da play \ˈō-bü-dȯ\ on the right bank on the Danube and Pest play \ˈpesht\ on the left bank .


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