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Johannesburg (; ; also known as Jozi, Jo'burg, eGoli, and Joeys, and abbreviated as JHB) is the largest city in South Africa. It is the provincial capital of Gauteng, which is the wealthiest province in South Africa. The city is one of the 50 largest urban agglomerations in the world, and is also the world's largest city not situated on a river, lake, or coastline. The city was named and established in 1886 following the discovery of gold on what had been a farm. The name is attributed to one or all of three men involved in the establishment of the city. In ten years, the population was 100,000 inhabitants. While Johannesburg is not one of South Africa's three capital cities, it is the seat of the Constitutional Court, which has the final word on interpretation of South Africa's constitution as well as with issues in connection with constitutional matters. The city is the source of a large-scale gold and diamond trade, due to its location on the mineral-rich Witwatersrand range of hills.

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Johannesburg, auch iGoli/eGoli (isiZulu für ‚Ort des Goldes‘) oder iRhawutini (isiXhosa), umgangssprachlich oft Joburg, ist die Hauptstadt der Provinz Gauteng in Südafrika.

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Johannesburgo (en afrikáans e inglés: Johannesburg, en zulú: Igoli, 'lugar de oro') es la ciudad más grande y poblada de Sudáfrica. Es la capital de la provincia de Gauteng, la más rica de dicho país y la cuarta economía más grande del África subsaharianaColoquialmente los sudafricanos le llaman Joburg, Jozi, o JHB. Así mismo es considerada el principal centro económico y financiero del país.

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Johannesburg is de grootste stad van Zuid-Afrika, gelegen in de provincie Gauteng. Johannesburg is een van de grootstedelijke gemeenten van Zuid-Afrika onder de naam City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality (Engels) en Stad Johannesburg Metropolitaanse Munisipaliteit (Afrikaans).

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Johannesburg (ou Johannesbourg en français) en est une ville et métropole d'Afrique du Sud, fondée en 1886 au Transvaal. Elle est l'actuelle capitale de la province de Gauteng, la plus riche du pays. Elle est donc considérée comme la capitale économique de l'Afrique du Sud.

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