Ciskei
geographical name former black enclave in the Republic of South Africa capital Bisho; granted independence 1981; abolished 1994 • Ciskeian adjective or noun

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  • Ciskei — 1981 – 1994 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ciskei — Ciskei,   ehemaliges Homeland, westlich des Great Kei River, in der früheren Kapprovinz der Republik Südafrika, 9 421 km2, etwa 678 000 Einwohner (vorwiegend Xhosa); Ciskei gehört seit 1994 zur südafrikanischen Provinz Ost Kap.   Geschichte:  … …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ciskei — anc. bantoustan de l Afrique du Sud (1959 1994, indépendant en 1981), dans la prov. du Cap; 12 075 km²; 800 000 hab.; cap. Bisho …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ciskei — [sis′kī΄] former black homeland in SE South Africa, on the Indian Ocean: granted independence in 1981, it was abolished in 1994 …   English World dictionary

  • Ciskei — Republic of Ciskei iRiphabliki ye Ciskei Bantustan ← …   Wikipedia

  • Ciskei — Flagge der Ciskei von 1977 bis 1994 Lage der Ciskei in Südafrika …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ciskei — IRiphabliki ye Ciskei República de Ciskei ← …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ciskei — Ciskeian, adj., n. /sis kuy/, n. a self governing Bantu territory of South Africa on the Indian Ocean: granted independence in 1981 by South Africa, but not recognized by any other country as an independent state. 2,100,000; 3200 sq. mi. (8300 sq …   Universalium

  • Ciskei — ► Territorio autónomo bantú («bantustán») de la República de Sudáfrica, independiente desde 1981; 8 500 km2 y 728 441 h. Cap., Bisho. * * * Antiguo enclave para personas de raza negra en Sudáfrica. Habitado principalmente por pueblos que hablan… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ciskei — noun A former Bantustan in the southeast of South Africa, formed in 1961, declared independent in 1981, and reintegrated in 1993 …   Wiktionary

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