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Magway 1
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Type Political Subdivision & Settlement
Usage English

Meaning & History

From Burmese မကွေး (magwe) of uncertain meaning. This is the name of an administrative division of, as well as a town in, Myanmar.
Added 12/11/2023 by anonymous

Magway 2
not set
Type Political Subdivision & Settlement
Usage English

Meaning & History

From Burmese မကွေး (Magwe) derived from a corruption of မြစ် (myit) meaning "river" and ကွေ့ (gwe) meaning "turn, curve, bend", referring to the city's location along a bend of the Irrawaddy River. This is the name of a region of, as well as a city in, Myanmar.
Added 12/13/2023 by anonymous