French Somaliland

French Somaliland
A former country colony of France in Africa, now called Djibouti.

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  • French Somaliland — former French overseas territory in E Africa: called Territory of the Afars and the Issas from 1967 to 1977, when it became the country of Djibouti …   English World dictionary

  • French Somaliland — French′ Soma′liland n. geg a former name of Djibouti 1) …   From formal English to slang

  • French Somaliland — Co t e Francaise des Somalis (French Coast of the Somalis) now known as Djibouti …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • French Somaliland — /frɛntʃ səˈmalilænd/ (say french suh mahleeland) noun former name of Djibouti …   Australian English dictionary

  • French Somaliland — geographical name see Djibouti 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • French Somaliland — a former name of Djibouti (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

  • French Somaliland —  Former name of Djibouti …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • French Somaliland — a former name of Djibouti (def. 1) …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of colonial heads of Djibouti (French Somaliland) — (Dates in italics indicate de facto continuation of office) Term Incumbent Notes French Suzerainty French Settlement at Obock 1858 to 4 June 1859 Henri Lambert, Agent French Coast of Somalis 11 March 1862 …   Wikipedia

  • Republican Union (French Somaliland) — Republican Union ( fr. Union republicaine) was a political party in French Somaliland. It founded by Mahamoud Harbi Farah, a member of the French National Assembly. The party contested the 1957 territorial assembly election. The party won 61% of… …   Wikipedia

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