capital of Bahrain

the capital of Bahrain; located at the northern end of Bahrain Island
Syn: ↑Manama
Instance Hypernyms: ↑national capital
Part Holonyms: ↑Bahrain, ↑State of Bahrain, ↑Bahrein

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