Burkina Faso

geographical name
Bur·ki·na Fa·so | \bu̇r-ˈkē-nə-ˈfä-sō, bər-\
variants: or formerly Upper Volta \ˈvōl-tə, ˈvȯl-, ˈväl- \

Definition of Burkina Faso 

landlocked republic in western Africa; until 1958 a French territory; capital Ouagadougou area 105,869 square miles (274,201 square kilometers), population 14,017,262

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Burkinabe \bu̇r-ˈkē-nə-ˌbā, bər- \ adjective or noun

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