Namibe

geographical name
Na·​mi·​be | \ nä-ˈmē-bā How to pronounce Namibe (audio) \
variants: or formerly Moçâmedes \ mə-​ˈsä-​mə-​dish How to pronounce Moçâmedes (audio) \

Definition of Namibe

town and port on the Atlantic in southwestern Angola

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“Namibe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Namibe. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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