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Atlas of Macau

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澳門
Macau

中文 澳門 - 中華人民共和國澳門特別行政區[1]

澳門(收聽:普通話讀音、廣東話發音、葡萄牙語發音),全稱中華人民共和國澳門特別行政區,是中華人民共和國兩個特別行政區之一。它由四個部份組成:與中國大陸連接的澳門半島,以及位於珠江口南中國海上的氹仔、路環和路氹城。北面和廣東省的珠海市拱北連接;西面與同屬珠海市的灣仔和橫琴對望。

粵語 澳門 - 中華人民共和國澳門特別行政區[2]

中華人民共和國澳門特別行政區,簡稱澳門,係中華人民共和國兩個特別行政區之一。由三個部份組成:同中國大陸連接嘅澳門半島、位於珠江口南中國海上嘅氹仔島同路環島(實際上呢兩個島已連成為一個島)。北面同廣東省珠海市拱北連接;西面隔海同珠海嘅灣仔以及橫琴對望。

Português Macau - Região Administrativa Especial de Macau da República Popular da China

Desde 20 de Dezembro de 1999, Macau é uma Região Administrativa Especial da República Popular da China. Antes da data mencionada, foi administrada por Portugal durante mais de 400 anos. É constituída por uma península e duas ilhas (Taipa e Coloane, entretanto ligadas por terra seca, o istmo de Cotai), numa superfície total de 28,6 km². Tem mais de 531 000 habitantes e actua sob o princípio do Governo Central Chinês de "um país, dois sistemas".

English Macau - Macau Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
The Macau Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China is a small territory on the southern coast of the People's Republic of China. Administered by Portugal until 1999, it was the oldest European colony in China, dating back to the 16th century. The administrative power over Macau was transferred to the People's Republic of China (PRC) in 1999, and it is now one of two special administrative regions of the PRC, together with Hong Kong.

Short name Macau
Official  name Macau Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
Status Special Administrative Region of ► China since 1999
Capital -
Population 531,400 inhabitants
Area 28.6 km²
Major  languages Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese) and Portuguese
Major  religions Chinese folk religion (combination of Buddhism, Confucianism and Taoism), Roman Catholicism
More information Macau, Geography of Macau, History of Macau and Politics of Macau
More  images Macau - Macau (Category).

General maps

China Macau.svg Location of Macau within China
Macau-CIA WFB Map.png Map of Macau
[[|border|251x400px]] Map of Macau (in Chinese)
AdministrativeDivisionOfMacao.png Municipalities of Macau
AdministrativeDivisionOfMacao-Chinese.png Same map in Chinese
AdministrativeDivisionOfMacao-Portuguese.png Same map in Portuguese

History maps

This section holds a short summary of the history of the area of present-day Macau, illustrated with maps, including historical maps of former countries and empires that included present-day Macau.

Old maps

This section holds copies of original general maps more than 70 years old.

Macao, Macau, plan de la ville et du port de Macao. par N.B. Ingénieur de la Marine,.jpg Historic map from ca. 1770
Macau 1889.jpg Map from 1889
Situationskärtchen von Kanton, Makao, Hongkong.jpg Macau, Hong Kong, Canton and surroundings in 1888 (Meyers Konservationslexikon)
MapaMacau1912.jpg Portuguese Colony of Macau and surroundings in 1912

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  1. Romanization according to the Hanyu Pinyin standard: Àomén - Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó Àomén Tèbié Xíngzhèngqū.
  2. No romanization from Cantonese available.

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