• Definition for "Colombo"
    • The capital and biggest town of Sri Lanka,…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "Colombo"
    • COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Opposition supporters…
    • View More
  • Phrases for "Colombo"
  • Hypernym for "Colombo"
  • Same Context for "Colombo"
  • Urban Dictionary for "Colombo"

Colombo definition

  • others:
    • The capital and biggest town of Sri Lanka, in the western coast of this area on the Indian Ocean. The town ended up being most likely known to Greco-Roman, Arab, and Chinese dealers significantly more than 2,000 years ago. It became capital of the crown colony of Ceylon in 1802 as well as independent Ceylon in 1948. Populace: 647,000.
  • proper-noun:
    • previous money and biggest city of Sri Lanka.
    • The (authoritative) capital town of Sri Lanka. Populace (2000) = 1,994,000.
  • noun:
    • See calumba.
    • the main city and biggest town of Sri Lanka; has one of many biggest harbors in the field; is based from the western coast regarding the island of Ceylon
79 votes

How would you define Colombo?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!