HyperDic: union_of_burma

English > 1 sense of the expression Union of Burma:
NOUNlocationUnion of Burma, Myanmar, Burmaa mountainous republic in southeastern Asia on the Bay of Bengal
English > Union of Burma: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA mountainous republic in southeastern Asia on the Bay of Bengal.
SynonymsMyanmar, Burma
Instance ofAsian country, Asian nationAny one of the nations occupying the Asian continent
Member ofAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations, ASEANAn association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
MembersBurmeseA native or inhabitant of Myanmar
Part ofIndochina, Indochinese peninsulaA peninsula of southeastern Asia that includes Myanmar and Cambodia and Laos and Malaysia and Thailand and Vietnam
Malay PeninsulaA peninsula in southeastern Asia occupied by parts of Malaysia and Thailand and Myanmar
PartsMandalayA city in central Myanmar to the north of Rangoon
Mekong, Mekong RiverAn Asian river
Yangon, RangoonThe capital and largest city of Myanmar
Region ofMyanmar monetary unitmonetary unit in the Union of Burma
Sino-Tibetan, Sino-Tibetan languageThe family of tonal languages spoken in eastern Asia
dacoit, dakoitA member of an armed gang of robbers
dacoity, dakoityrobbery by a gang of armed dacoits
SpanishBirmania, Burma, Myanmar
CatalanBirmània, Burma, Myanmar

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