Papua - Wikitravel
Papua, also known as Western New Guinea and formerly Irian Jaya, is the easternmost part of Indonesia.It comprises the western half of the island of New Guinea, the world's largest and highest tropical island, while the eastern half is the independent country of Papua New Guinea.
Papua (province) - Wikipedia
Papua is the largest and easternmost province of Indonesia, comprising most of Western New Guinea.Papua is bordered by the nation of Papua New Guinea to the east, and by West Papua province to the west.
Papua New Guinea - Wikipedia
In the nineteenth century, Germany ruled the northern half of the country for some decades, beginning in 1884, as a colony named German New Guinea.In 1914 after the outbreak of World War I, Australian forces landed and captured German New Guinea in a small military campaign and occupied it throughout the war.
Papua travel - Lonely Planet
Explore Papua holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Even a country as full of adventure as Indonesia has its final frontier. And here it is: Papua, half of the world’s second-biggest island, New Guinea.
Papua | province, Indonesia | Britannica.com
Papua: Papua, propinsi (or provinsi; province) of Indonesia, spanning roughly the eastern three-fourths of the western half of the island of New Guinea as well as a number of offshore islands—notably, Sorenarwa (Yapen), Yos Sudarso (Dolak), and the Schouten Islands.
Papua - definition of Papua by The Free Dictionary
2. (Placename) the W part of the island of New Guinea: formerly under Dutch rule, becoming a province of Indonesia in 1963. Capital: Jayapura.
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Papua | Define Papua at Dictionary.com
Contemporary Examples. of papua. He hung rare masks from Papua New Guinea above embroidered Peruvian pillows, and somehow the combination made sense.
Papua New Guinea
More information about Papua New Guinea is available on the Papua New Guinea Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet.
Papua | Article about Papua by The Free Dictionary
Papua (păp`o͞oə, –yo͞oə) or Irian Jaya (ĭr`ēän jī`yə), province (2014 est pop. 3,486,000), 123,180 sq mi (319,036 sq km), Indonesia.Comprising most of the western half of New Guinea and a number of offshore islands, it is Indonesia's largest province; the extreme western peninsulas and offshore islands are now separated as the province of West Papua (see below).