Tawau

Tawau is the third largest town of the state of , on the island of . A relatively new town in Malaysia, boomed in early 1980s for its lumber and cocoa farming industry, has become a bustling place, and a transit point to all neighbouring islands such as Sebatik, , , Jolo and Semporna islands.
Latitude
4.2435° or 4° 14' 36.7" north
Longitude
117.8853° or 117° 53' 7.2" east
Open Location Code
6PPV6VVP+C4
Population
398,000
IATA airport code
TWU
United Nations Location Code
MY TWU
Elevation
12 metres (39 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 676458200
Geo­Names ID
1734199
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: تاواو
  • Bengali: তাবাউ
  • Buginese: Tawau
  • Buginese: ᨈᨓᨕᨘ
  • Bulgarian: Тавау
  • Cebuano: Tawau
  • Chinese: 斗湖
  • Chinese: 斗湖县
  • Chinese: 斗湖縣
  • Danish: Tawau
  • Dutch: Tawau
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: تاواو
  • English: Tawao
  • Esperanto: Tawau
  • Finnish: Tawau
  • French: Tawau
  • German: Tawau
  • Greek: Ταβάου
  • Gujarati: તાવૌ
  • Hindi: तवौ
  • Indonesian: Melayu Tawau
  • Indonesian: Tawau
  • Italian: Tawau
  • Japanese: タワウ
  • Kannada: ತವಾವು
  • Korean: 타와우
  • Latvian: Tavau
  • Lithuanian: Tavau
  • Malay (generic): Tawau
  • Marathi: तावौ
  • Norwegian: Tawau
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tawau
  • Persian: تاوو
  • Polish: Tawau
  • Portuguese: Tawau
  • Russian: Тавау
  • Scots: Tawau
  • Serbian: Тавау
  • Sinhalese: ටවෞ
  • Spanish: Tawau
  • Swedish: Tawau
  • Tamil: தாவாவ்
  • Telugu: తావౌ
  • Thai: ตาเวา
  • Turkish: Tawau
  • Ukrainian: Тавау
  • Urdu: تاواو
  • Venetian: Tawau
  • Vietnamese: Tawau
  • Yue Chinese: 斗湖

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