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What is the old name of Taiwan was?

Asked by dollysingh, 16 Feb '09 04:03 pm
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Formosa means "beautiful island" in Portuguese
Answered by sudesh, 16 Feb '09 04:05 pm

 
  
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Island of China, off the SE coast, a Japanese territory (1895-1945). This island, the Pescadores, Queoy, Matsu, and other small island groups forming a political unit regarded as a province of China by the People's Republic of China but governed as a separate country by the Kuomintang since 1049 and officially called the Republic of China with capital Taipei.
Answered by Dharmarajan, 16 Feb '09 04:12 pm

 
  
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Formosa
Answered by asdf, 16 Feb '09 04:05 pm

 
  
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Farmosa
Answered by sunil matiyan, 16 Feb '09 04:04 pm

 
  
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