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- Medan is the capital of the North Sumatra province in Indonesia. Located on the northern coast, Medan is the third largest city in Indonesia behind Jakarta, Surabaya, and the largest Indonesian city outside Java. The city is bordered by the Deli Serdang Regency to the east, south and west, and the Strait of Malacca to the north. Medan has been dubbed by the Dutch as Parijs van Soematra because of its resemblance to Paris during the era of the Dutch occupation.
- Medan a.k.a. Médan is a village in the Yvelines department, Ile-de-France region, in the northwestern suburbs of Paris, France, about 25 km from the capital. Inhabitants of Médan are called «Médanais».
- part of Yvelines
There are other places with Medan in their name, like Sri Medan.
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Walking to Singapore (2000)
A Year Off the Beaten Path in Southeast Asia by Britt Bunyard
Medan is a cosmopolitan city of 2 million inhabitants and the provincial capital of the state of North Sumatra. Far and away the largest city of Sumatra, and fourth largest city in Indonesia overall, it is the center for the booming oil and agricultural industries of northern Sumatra. Typical of Indonesia's larger cities, Medan is dusty and dirty; a raucous marketplace for peoples of diverse ethnicities cohabiting this crossroads in the jungle. The city suffers from the usual ills brought about by a ...
The Bible Dictionary (2015)
by Rand, William W.
MEDAN. A son of Abraham and Keturah, Genesis 25:2. Hebrews is.
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- Mosque, Medan
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- Kota Medan Night Stroll
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- DHO121 X NOTE2 (MEDAN)
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- Train At Medan Station
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- Padang style food in Medan, North Sumatra
This type of food is common across all of Indonesia, available at restaurants owned by Minangkabau people from Padang. Those restaurants always pre-cook the food and display it in the window. The most popular dish is randang, beef simmered in coconut milk and spices.
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- In Medan they still admire the Americans
stars and stripes painted rifle on display in a gun store in Medan, Indonesia
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Scrabble value of M3E1D2A1N1
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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