Mituo District

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Coordinates: 22°46′48″N 120°14′23″E / 22.780138°N 120.239841°E / 22.780138; 120.239841

Mituo

彌陀區
Mituo District [1]
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Mituo District in Kaohsiung City
Mituo District in Kaohsiung City
CountryTaiwan
RegionSouthern Taiwan
Population
(January 2016)
 • Total19,657
WebsiteOfficial Website (in Chinese)

Mituo District (Chinese: 彌陀區; pinyin: Mítuó Qū; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Mî-tô-khu/Bî-lô-khu/Mî-lô-khu) is a rural district of Kaohsiung City in southern Taiwan.

History[edit]

Formerly called Bilokang (Chinese: 彌陀港; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Bî-lô-káng)[2]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district consists of Guanghe, Mijing, Miren, Mishou, Mituo, Jiugang, Wenan, Yancheng, Guogang, Haiwei, Tade and Nanliao Village.[3]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Notable natives[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Glossary of Names for Admin Divisions" (PDF). placesearch.moi.gov.tw. Ministry of Interior of the ROC. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 August 2015. Retrieved 12 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Entry #40242". 臺灣閩南語常用詞辭典 [Dictionary of Frequently-Used Taiwan Minnan] (in Chinese and Hokkien). Ministry of Education, R.O.C. 2011.CS1 maint: Unrecognized language (link)
  3. ^ https://www.cec.gov.tw/pc/en/TV/nm64000002800000000.html
  4. ^ Site, Mituo Township Office Web (2 December 2010). "Mituo Township Office Web Site". Archived from the original on 2014-01-06. Retrieved 2014-02-07.