See also: zaire, Zaire, and zaïre

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Zaïre

  1. Alternative spelling of Zaire

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French Zaïre; ultimately from Kongo nzere, a truncation of nzadi o nzere (river swallowing rivers).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌzaːˈiː.rə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Za‧ire
  • Rhymes: -iːrə

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Zaïre n

  1. Zaire (name of the Democratic Republic of the Congo under the Mobutu regime)

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Zaïre m

  1. Zaire (former name of the Democratic Republic of the Congo)
    la République du Zaïre

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