Dar-es-salaam definition

där ĕs sə-läm
The largest city and former capital of Tanzania, in the eastern part of the country on an arm of the Indian Ocean. It was founded in 1862 by the sultan of Zanzibar.
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(place) Seaport in Tanzania, on the Indian Ocean.
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A city in; and the former capital of; Tanzania.
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Origin of dar-es-salaam

  • Arabic دار السلام (daar al-salaam) "house of peace"

    From Wiktionary