Jakarta

geographical name Ja·kar·ta \jə-ˈkär-tə\\bə-ˈtā-vē-ə\
variants: or

Djakarta

\jə-ˈkär-tə\play or formerly

Batavia

\bə-ˈtā-vē-ə\play

Definition of Jakarta

  1. city and port on Jakarta Bay (an inlet of the Java Sea) in northwestern Java population 9,607,787 Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia.


JAKARTA Defined for English Language Learners

Jakarta

geographical name Ja·kar·ta \jə-ˈkär-tə\\bə-ˈtā-vē-ə\

Definition of Jakarta for English Language Learners

  • : city in Indonesia



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