Uganda
geographical name republic E Africa N of Lake Victoria; member of the Commonwealth of Nations capital Kampala area 91,134 square miles (236,037 square kilometers), population 17,741,000 • Ugandan adjective or noun

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  • Uganda —    Uganda became the target of European religious concern in the 1860s, when missionary explorer David Livingstone first visited. On his famous trip to locate Livingstone, reporter Henry Stanley took note of the slow movement of Islam southward… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • Uganda — Uganda, brit. Protektorat in Äquatorialafrika (s. Karte »Deutsch Ostafrika«) seit 1890 (in der heutigen Ausdehnung seit 1896), umfaßt die Reiche Uganda, Unyoro, Usogo u. a. und liegt zwischen Kongostaat und der Enklave von Lado (W.), Deutsch… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Uganda — Uganda, Negerreich unter brit. Protektorat (westl. Teil vom Uganda Protektorat) im äquatorialen Ostafrika, nordwestl. vom Viktoria Njansa, 13.300 qkm, 3 500.000 E.; Flüsse: Nil, Katonga und Kagera (Alexandra Nil); bewohnt von den mit Wahuma… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Ùgānda — ž geogr. država u I Africi, glavni grad Kampala …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Uganda — from Swahili u land, country + Ganda, indigenous people name, of unknown origin …   Etymology dictionary

  • Uganda — Ùgānda ž DEFINICIJA geogr. država u I Africi, 241.040 km2, 16,9 mil. stan., glavni grad Kampala …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Uganda — Ugánda dkt …   Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

  • Uganda — [yo͞o gan′də, yo͞ogän′dä; o͞ogan′də] country in EC Africa: a former British protectorate, it became independent & a member of the Commonwealth (1962): 93,065 sq mi (241,037 sq km); pop. 16,583,000; cap. Kampala Ugandan adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • Uganda — Ugandan, adj., n. /yooh gan deuh, ooh gahn /, n. an independent state in E Africa, between the NE Democratic Republic of the Congo and Kenya: member of the Commonwealth of Nations; formerly a British protectorate. 20,604,874; 91,065 sq. mi.… …   Universalium

  • Uganda — Republic of Uganda Jamhuri ya Uganda …   Wikipedia

  • Uganda — Jamhuri ya Uganda (Swahili) Republic of Uganda (Englisch) Republik Uganda …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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