[French bahn-gee]
a city in and the capital of the Central African Republic, in the SW part. Unabridged

Central African Republic

a republic in central Africa: a member of the French community. 238,000 sq. mi. (616,420 sq. km). Capital: Bangui. Unabridged
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Bangui (French bɑ̃ɡi)
the capital of the Central African Republic, in the south part, on the Ubangi River. Pop: 732 000 (2005 est)

Central African Republic
Ubangi-Shari, Former names: Central African Empire, French name: République Centrafricaine a landlocked country of central Africa: joined with Chad as a territory of French Equatorial Africa in 1910; became an independent republic in 1960; a parliamentary monarchy (1976--79); consists of a huge plateau, mostly savanna, with dense forests in the south; drained chiefly by the Shari and Ubangi Rivers. Official language: French; Sango is the national language. Religion: Christian and animist. Currency: franc. Capital: Bangui. Pop: 3 912 000 (2004 est). Area: 622 577 sq km (240 376 sq miles)

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Several periodicals and three daily newspapers publish in bangui.
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