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Noun: Djibouti  jee-boo'tee
  1. A country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; formerly under French control but became independent in 1997
    - Republic of Djibouti, Afars and Issas
  2. Port city on the Gulf of Aden; the capital and largest city of Djibouti
    - capital of Djibouti

Type of: African country, African nation, national capital, port

Part of: Africa, Arab League, Horn of Africa, Somali peninsula

Encyclopedia: Djibouti, Djibouti