Joseph Bonaparte Gulf

/dʒoʊsəf ˈboʊnəpat/ (say johsuhf 'bohnuhpaht)

noun
a large gulf between the northern coast of WA and the western coast of the NT.
{named by Nicolas Baudin in 1803 after Joseph Bonaparte (see Bonaparte family)

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Joseph Bonaparte Gulf — is a large body of water off the coast of the Northern Territory, Australia, at coord|14.25|S|128.5|E|. It is named after Joseph Bonaparte, brother of Napoleon and King of Naples (1806 1808) and then Spain (1808 1813).The gulf is also often… …   Wikipedia

  • Joseph Bonaparte Gulf — 14.1128.83333333333 Koordinaten: 14° 6′ S, 128° 50′ O …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Joseph Bonaparte Gulf — Inlet of the Timor Sea, northern Australia. It spans 225 mi (360 km) east to west, and it indents the Australian coast for 100 mi (160 km). Entered by a Dutch navigator in 1644, it was visited in 1803 by Nicolas Baudin, a Frenchman who named it… …   Universalium

  • Joseph Bonaparte — Joseph Napoléon Bonaparte, King of Naples and Sicily, King of Spain (during a time ) and the Indies (never de facto and never de iure), Comte de Survilliers (Corte, France, January 7, 1768 ndash; Florence, Italy, July 28, 1844) was the elder… …   Wikipedia

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  • Bonaparte — Bonapartean, adj. /boh neuh pahrt /; Fr. /baw nann pannrddt /, n. 1. Jérôme /jeuh rohm /; Fr. /zhay rddohm /, 1784 1860, king of Westphalia 1807 (brother of Napoleon I). 2. Joseph /joh zeuhf, seuhf/; Fr. /zhaw zef /, 1768 1844, king of Naples… …   Universalium

  • Joseph — /joh zeuhf, seuhf/, n. 1. Jacob s eleventh son, the first of Jacob and his second wife, Rachel: sold into slavery by his brothers. Gen. 30:22 24; 37. 2. the husband of Mary who was the mother of Jesus. Matt. 1:16 25. 3. (Hinmaton yalaktit), c1840 …   Universalium

  • gulf — gulflike, adj. gulfy, adj. /gulf/, n. 1. a portion of an ocean or sea partly enclosed by land. 2. a deep hollow; chasm or abyss. 3. any wide separation, as in position, status, or education. 4. something that engulfs or swallows up. v.t. 5. to… …   Universalium

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