HyperDic: african_country

English > 1 sense of the expression African country:
NOUNlocationAfrican country, African nationany one of the countries occupying the African continent
English > African country: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningAny one of the countries occupying the African continent.
SynonymAfrican nation
InstancesAlgeria, Algerie, Democratic and Popular Republic of AlgeriaA republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea with a population that is predominantly Sunni Muslim
Angola, Republic of AngolaA republic in southwestern Africa on the Atlantic Ocean
Benin, Republic of Benin, DahomeyA country on western coast of Africa
Botswana, Republic of BotswanaA landlocked republic in south-central Africa that became independent from British control in the 1960s
Burundi, Republic of BurundiA landlocked republic in east central Africa on the northeastern shore of Lake Tanganyika
Cameroon, Republic of Cameroon, CamerounA republic on the western coast of central Africa
Central African Republic, Central AfricaA landlocked country in central Africa
Chad, Republic of Chad, TchadA landlocked desert republic in north-central Africa
Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zaire, Belgian CongoA republic in central Africa
Congo, Republic of the Congo, French CongoA republic in west-central Africa
Djibouti, Republic of Djibouti, Afars and IssasA country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula
Egypt, Arab Republic of Egypt, United Arab RepublicA republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971
Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Spanish GuineaA country of west central Africa (including islands in the Gulf of Guinea)
Eritrea, State of EritreaAn African country to the north of Ethiopia on the Red Sea
Ethiopia, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Yaltopya, AbyssiniaEthiopia is a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea
Gabon, Gabonese Republic, GabunA republic on the west coast of Africa
Gambia, The Gambia, Republic of The GambiaA narrow republic surrounded by Senegal in West Africa
Ghana, Republic of Ghana, Gold CoastA republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea
Guinea, Republic of Guinea, French GuineaA republic in western Africa on the Atlantic
Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Guinea-Bissau, Guine-Bissau, Portuguese GuineaA republic on the northwestern coast of Africa
Ivory Coast, Cote d'Ivoire, Republic of Cote d'IvoireA republic in western Africa on the Gulf of Guinea
Kenya, Republic of KenyaA republic in eastern Africa
Lesotho, Kingdom of Lesotho, BasutolandA landlocked constitutional monarchy in southern Africa
Liberia, Republic of LiberiaA republic in West Africa
Libya, Socialist People's Libyan Arab JamahiriyaA military dictatorship in northern Africa on the Mediterranean
Madagascar, Republic of Madagascar, Malagasy RepublicA republic on the island of Madagascar
Malawi, Republic of Malawi, NyasalandA landlocked republic in southern central Africa
Mali, Republic of Mali, French SudanA landlocked republic in northwestern Africa
Mauritania, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritanie, MuritaniyaA country in northwestern Africa with a provisional military government
Morocco, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Al-MagribA kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population
Mozambique, Republic of Mozambique, MocambiqueA republic on the southeastern coast of Africa on the Mozambique Channel
Namibia, Republic of Namibia, South West AfricaA republic in southwestern Africa on the south Atlantic coast (formerly called South West Africa)
Niger, Republic of NigerA landlocked republic in West Africa
Nigeria, Federal Republic of NigeriaA republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea
Rwanda, Rwandese Republic, RuandaA landlocked republic in central Africa
Senegal, Republic of SenegalA republic in northwestern Africa on the coast of the Atlantic
Sierra Leone, Republic of Sierra LeoneA republic in West Africa
SomaliaA republic in extreme eastern Africa on the Somali peninsula
South Africa, Republic of South AfricaA republic at the southernmost part of Africa
Sudan, Republic of the Sudan, SoudanA republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea
Swaziland, Kingdom of SwazilandA landlocked monarchy in southeastern Africa
Tanzania, United Republic of TanzaniaA republic in eastern Africa
Togo, Togolese RepublicA republic on the western coast of Africa on the Gulf of Guinea
Tunisia, Republic of TunisiaA republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean coast
Uganda, Republic of UgandaA landlocked republic in eastern Africa
Zambia, Republic of Zambia, Northern RhodesiaA republic in central Africa
Zimbabwe, Republic of Zimbabwe, Rhodesia, Southern RhodesiaA landlocked republic in south central Africa formerly called Rhodesia
Part ofAfricaThe second largest continent
Broadercountry, state, landThe territory occupied by a nation
Spanishestado africano, país africano
CatalanÀfrica

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