Kuala LumpurKua·la Lum·pur
capital of Malaysia, in SW Peninsular Malaysia
The capital and largest city of Malaysia, on the southwest Malay Peninsula northwest of Singapore. Founded by tin miners in 1857, it is the commercial and industrial hub of the country.x
- Federal territory in western Malaysia in which the country’s current capital of the same name is located.
- Current national capital of Malaysia, located in the federal territory of the same name.
From Malay Kuala Lumpur.