Kenya
Kenya Kenya prop. n. A country in East Africa, formerly a British colony. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • KENYA — Du Kenya, on peut tirer d’admirables cartes postales: longues plages de sable blanc; sommets neigeux du mont qui donne son nom au pays: le Kirinyaga (plusieurs fois déformé avant de devenir Kenya); vives antilopes dans la savane; puissants… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Kenya — African nation, named for Mount Kenya, which probably is a shortening of Kikuyu Kirinyaga, from kere nyaga, lit. white mountain (it is snowcapped). Related: Kenyan …   Etymology dictionary

  • Kenya — [ken′yə, kēn′yə] 1. country in EC Africa, on the Indian Ocean: formerly a British crown colony & protectorate, it became independent & a member of the Commonwealth (1963): 224,961 sq mi (582,647 sq km); pop. 29,295,000; cap. Nairobi 2. Mount… …   English World dictionary

  • Kenya — m Russian: pet form of INNOKENTI (SEE Innokenti) …   First names dictionary

  • Kenya — Infobox Country native name = Jamhuri ya Kenya conventional long name = Republic of Kenya common name = Kenya national motto = Harambee nbsp|2( national anthem = Ee Mungu Nguvu Yetu O God of All Creation official languages = Swahili, English… …   Wikipedia

  • Kenya — Kenyan, adj., n. /ken yeuh, keen /, n. 1. a republic in E Africa: member of the Commonwealth of Nations; formerly a British crown colony and protectorate. 28,803,085; 223,478 sq. mi. (578,808 sq. km). Cap.: Nairobi. 2. Mount, an extinct volcano… …   Universalium

  • Kenya — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Kenya (homonymie). Republic of Kenya (en) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kenya — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Kenya <p></p> Background: <p></p> Founding president and liberation struggle icon Jomo KENYATTA led Kenya from independence in 1963 until his death in 1978, when… …   The World Factbook

  • Kenya — Jamhuri ya Kenya (Swahili) Republic of Kenya (englisch) Republik Kenia Fla …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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