Buin

Buin may refer to:

  • Buin, Chile
  • Buin va Miandasht, Iran
  • Buin Zahra, Iran
  • Buin-e Sofla, Iran
  • Buin, Papua New Guinea on Bougainville Island

Other articles related to "buin":

Langa Langa Lagoon - Shell Money
... to the Langalanga lagoon was a woman from Buin in Bougainville ... She was banished and floated in a coconut shell from Buin to Guadalcanal and finally to Malaita and landed at Tafilo, a village at Lalana near Laulasi ... had been substantive trade between the Langalanga people and people from Buin in shell money until the emergence of the Bougainville crises ...
Piz Buin - Suncream
... Piz Buin is also the trading name of a suncream firm, whose headquarters is in Zug, Switzerland ... The Piz Buin brand traces its origin back to the inspiration of Franz Greiter, a young chemistry student, who suffered severe sunburn while climbing Piz Buin in 1938 ...
Laulasi Island - Shell Money
... introduce shell money to the Langalanga lagoon was a woman from Buin in Bougainville ... banish and floated in a coconut shell from Buin to Guadalcanal and finally to Malaita and landed at Tafilo a village at Lalana near Laulasi ... there had been substantive trade between the Langalanga people and people from Buin in shell money until the emergence of the Bougainville crises ...
Battle Of Buin
... The Battle of Buin was fought on January 6, 1839, during the Chilean second expedition of the War of the Confederation ... Restoring Army rearguard led by General Manuel Bulnes successfully held the bridge over the Buin River in the North Peruvian territory from the attack of the Confederacy Army commanded by Marshal Andres de ... In Chile, a regiment was named "Buin" 1st Line Regiment on 1851, in commemoration of the soldiers who fought and died in this encounter ...