Port Moresby

Map of Papua New Guinea and Port Moresby

Port Moresby (9°30′S 147°12′E) is the capital city and the main city of Papua New Guinea. In 2000, 255,000 people lived there. The city is on the shores of the Gulf of Papua, on the southeastern coast of the island of New Guinea.

The area on which the city was built was first sighted by a European in 1873 by Captain John Moresby. It was named in honor of his father Admiral Sir Fairfax Moresby.


Other Languages
Afrikaans: Port Moresby
Alemannisch: Port Moresby
العربية: بورت مورسبي
asturianu: Puertu Moresbi
Avañe'ẽ: Port Moresby
azərbaycanca: Port Morsbi
Bân-lâm-gú: Port Moresby
беларуская: Порт-Морсбі
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Порт Морсьбі
Bislama: Port Moresby
български: Порт Морсби
bosanski: Port Moresby
brezhoneg: Port Moresby
català: Port Moresby
Cebuano: Port Moresby
čeština: Port Moresby
chiShona: Port Moresby
Cymraeg: Port Moresby
Deutsch: Port Moresby
Ελληνικά: Πορτ Μόρεσμπι
English: Port Moresby
español: Puerto Moresby
Esperanto: Port-Moresbo
euskara: Port Moresby
Fiji Hindi: Port Moresby
français: Port Moresby
Gaeilge: Port Moresby
Gàidhlig: Port Moresby
galego: Port Moresby
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Port Moresby
հայերեն: Պորտ Մորսբի
hrvatski: Port Moresby
Bahasa Indonesia: Port Moresby
íslenska: Port Moresby
italiano: Port Moresby
Basa Jawa: Port Moresby
ქართული: პორტ-მორზბი
қазақша: Порт-Морсби
Kiswahili: Port Moresby
Kreyòl ayisyen: Pò Moresbi
Кыргызча: Порт-Морсби
кырык мары: Порт-Морсби
latviešu: Portmorsbi
lietuvių: Port Morsbis
lumbaart: Port Moresby
magyar: Port Moresby
македонски: Порт Морсби
Malagasy: Port Moresby
მარგალური: პორტ-მორსბი
Bahasa Melayu: Port Moresby
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Port Moresby
Dorerin Naoero: Port Moresby
Na Vosa Vakaviti: Port Moresby
Nederlands: Port Moresby
norsk nynorsk: Port Moresby
occitan: Port Moresby
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Port-morsbi
پنجابی: پورٹ مورسبی
Piemontèis: Port Moresby
Tok Pisin: Pot Mosbi
polski: Port Moresby
português: Porto Moresby
reo tahiti: Port-Moresby
română: Port Moresby
русский: Порт-Морсби
саха тыла: Порт Морсби
slovenčina: Port Moresby
slovenščina: Port Moresby
ślůnski: Port Moresby
српски / srpski: Порт Морсби
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Port Moresby
svenska: Port Moresby
Tagalog: Port Moresby
Türkçe: Port Moresby
українська: Порт-Морсбі
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: مورېسبى پورتى
vepsän kel’: Port Morsbi
Tiếng Việt: Port Moresby
Winaray: Port Moresby
Yorùbá: Port Moresby
粵語: 莫士比港