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see JayapuraJayapura
or Djajapura
, formerly Sukarnapura
, town, capital of Papua (Indonesian New Guinea), Indonesia. A regional trade center and seaport, it is on Yos Sudarso Bay (formerly Humboldt Bay; an inlet of the Pacific) near the border with Papua New Guinea.
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(formerly Hollandia; until 1969, Sukarnapura), a city and port in Indonesia, on the northern shore of New Guinea in Humboldt Bay. Djajapura is the administrative center of West Irian.


, Djajapura
a port in NE Indonesia, capital of Papua (formerly Irian Jaya), on the N coast. Pop.: 155 548 (2000)