Great Namaqualand
geographical name — see Namaqualand

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Namaqualand — (afrikaans: Namakwaland) ist eine Region in Südafrika und Namibia beiderseits des Unterlaufs des Oranje. Der südliche Teil, Little Namaqualand, entspricht in großen Teilen dem Distrikt Namakwa in der nördlichen Kapprovinz. Es ist zusammen mit dem …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Namaqualand — [nä′mə land΄nə mä′kwə land΄] region in SW Africa divided by the Orange River into Great Namaqualand in Namibia & Little Namaqualand in Northern Cape province, South Africa: also Namaland [nä′mə land΄] …   English World dictionary

  • Namaqualand — Le Namaqualand (en afrikaans: Namakwaland) est une région aride de l Afrique du Sud et de la Namibie, s étendant le long de la côte ouest le long de l Atlantique sud sur plus de 1000 km, et couvrant une superficie totale de 440 000 km2. Il… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Namaqualand — A waterfall situated a few miles north of Nieuwoudtville on the road to Loeriesfontein, in the Northern Cape (Namaqualand region) …   Wikipedia

  • Namaqualand — or Namaland geographical name region SW Africa; divided by Orange River into Great Namaqualand (in Namibia) & Little Namaqualand (in Northern Cape province, Republic of South Africa) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Namaqualand — /nəˈmakwəlænd/ (say nuh mahkwuhland) noun a coastal region of south western Africa, divided by the Orange River into Great Namaqualand in Namibia and Little Namaqualand in the Republic of South Africa. Also, Namaland /ˈnaməlænd/ (say nahmuhland) …   Australian English dictionary

  • GreatNamaqualand — Great Namaqualand See Namaqualand. * * * …   Universalium

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