Kaapstad

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Kaapstad.

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Kaapstad

  1. Cape Town

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compound of kaap (cape) +‎ stad (city, town), referring to Kaap de Goede Hoop (Cape of Good Hope).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaːp.stɑt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Kaap‧stad

Proper noun[edit]

Kaapstad f

  1. Cape Town, the oldest major port city in South Africa

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