Aden, Gulf of

Aden, Gulf of
geographical name arm of Indian Ocean between Aden & Somalia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Aden,Gulf of — Aden, Gulf of An arm of the Arabian Sea lying between Yemen on the Arabian Peninsula and Somalia in eastern Africa. It is connected with the Red Sea by the Bab el Mandeb. * * * …   Universalium

  • Aden, Gulf of — Arm of the Indian Ocean between the Arabian Peninsula and Somalia. To the west, it narrows into the Gulf of Tadjoura; its eastern limit is the meridian of Cape Guardafui. In these terms it is about 550 mi (885 km) long; geologically, it extends a …   Universalium

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  • Gulf of Aden — The Gulf of Aden ( ar. خليج عدن; transliterated: Khalyj Adan Somali: Khaleejka Cadan ) is located in the Arabian Sea between Yemen on the south coast of the Arabian Peninsula and Somalia in the Horn of Africa. In the northwest, it connects with… …   Wikipedia

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