Definition of Naypyidaw in English:


(also Nay Pyi Taw)

Pronunciation /ˈnāpyēːˌdôː/ /ˈneɪpjiːˌdɔː/ /ˈnāpyēˌdô/ /ˈneɪpjiˌdɔ/

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proper noun

  • The capital of Burma (Myanmar); population 925,000 (est. 2007). Situated in a previously undeveloped area of relative isolation, the city was founded in 2005 for the express purpose of replacing Rangoon as the nation's administrative capital.