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capital of Niger

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Definition of the noun capital of niger

What does capital of niger mean as a name of something?


  1. the capital and largest city of Niger
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonym of capital of Niger: Niamey
    • instance of: national capital = the capital city of a nation
    • part of: Niger / Republic of Niger = a landlocked republic in West Africa; gained independence from France in 1960

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Niger (2012)

by Abdourahmane Idrissa, Samuel Decalo

Modern capital of Niger and nerve center of the country, though sharing economic pride of place with Maradi and Zinder. Niamey became the capital of Niger in 1926 (making it one of the youngest capitals in Africa), having been at the outset ...

Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (2014)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

is the capital of Niger, a country in western Africa. The city lies on the Niger River. It is the largest city in the country. Niamey is located at a point where trade routes cross. Trade and other service industries are important to Niamey's economy ...

Google previewWorld Police Encyclopedia: L-Z, index (2006)

by Dilip K. Das, Michael Palmiotto

The capital of Niger is Niamey, which is located in the southwest of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Africa (2010)

by Anthony Appiah, Henry Louis Gates

The administrative, economic, and cultural capital of Niger, Niamey is located on the left bank of the Niger River in the southwestern part of the country. The cityÕs early history is subject to dispute. Some claim that it was originally a Songhai ...

Google previewThe American Desk Encyclopedia (1998)

by Steve Luck

Niamey Capital of Niger, w Africa, in the sw part of the country, on the Niger River. It became capital of the ...

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

Netherlands Antilles Willemstad capital of New Caledonia Nouméa capital of New Jersey Trenton capital of New Zealand Wellington capital of Nicaragua Managua capital of Niger Niamey capital of Nigeria Lagos capital of Northern lreland ...

Google previewBritannica Concise Encyclopedia (2008)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

Originally an agricultural village of Maouri, Zerma, and FULANI peoples, it became the capital of Niger colony in 1926 and grew rapidly after World War II. At the intersection of trade routes, it has residents from other parts of Niger, as well as ...

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