Moçambique

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Portuguese[edit]

bandeira de Moçambique

Etymology[edit]

Named after the Island of Mozambique, in turn derived from Musa al-Biq, the sultan of the island when the Portuguese got there.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Moçambique m

  1. Mozambique (a country in southeastern Africa)

Usage notes[edit]

Moçambique is never indicated by an article; see usage notes for Portugal.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Gujarati: મોસંબી (mosambī)

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Moçambique n (genitive Moçambiques)

  1. Mozambique