Gabon
geographical name 1. (or Gaboon) (or Gabun) river NW Gabon flowing into the Atlantic through long wide estuary 2. country W Africa on the Atlantic; formerly a territory of French Equatorial Africa, since 1958 a republic capital Libreville area 102,317 square miles (265,001 square kilometers), population 1,280,000 • Gabonese adjective or noun

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  • GABON — La république du Gabon a accédé à la pleine souveraineté nationale le 15 juillet 1960. En 1959, le Gabon était devenu État membre de la Communauté française, dans le cadre de la Constitution de 1958, que la population avait adoptée lors du… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Gabón — (oficialmente República Gabonesa) es un país del centro oeste de África. Limita con Guinea Ecuatorial, Camerún, la República del Congo y el Golfo de Guinea. Gobernado por presidentes autócratas desde su independencia de Francia el 17 de agosto de …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gabon — Gabon, s. Gabun …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Gabon — Gabon, s. Gabun …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Gabon — Gabon, Fluß in Afrika, s. Gabun …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Gabon —   [ga bɔ̃], französischer Name von Gabun.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Gàbōn — m 〈G Gabóna〉 geogr. država na Z obali Afrike, glavni grad Libreville …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Gabon — Gàbōn m <G Gabóna> DEFINICIJA geogr. država na Z obali Afrike, 267.667 km2, 1.219.000 stan., glavni grad Libreville …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Gabon — [ga bōn′] country in WC Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea: formerly a French territory, it became independent in 1960: 103,347 sq mi (267,667 sq km); pop. 1,012,000; cap. Libreville Gabonese [gab΄ə nēz′] adj., n. pl. Gabonese …   English World dictionary

  • Gabon — /gann bawonn /, n. 1. Official name, Gabonese Republic. a republic in W equatorial Africa: formerly a part of French Equatorial Africa; member of the French Community. 1,190,159; 102,290 sq. mi. (264,931 sq. km). Cap.: Libreville. 2. an estuary… …   Universalium

  • Gabon — For other uses, see Gabon (disambiguation). Gabonese Republic République Gabonaise …   Wikipedia

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