Abeokuta

[ah-bey-oh-koo-tah]
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Historical Examples of abeokuta

  • They find relations and friends in Abeokuta, and so they stop to live with us.

    The African Trader

    W. H. G. Kingston

  • Returning to Africa, he laboured with great success amongst his own people and afterwards at Abeokuta.

  • Nevertheless, the Abeokuta people have opposed an heroic resistance, and so far successfully.

    By Sheer Pluck

    G. A. Henty

  • I have heard of Dahomey, of course, and its horrible customs, but I don't know anything about Abeokuta.

    By Sheer Pluck

    G. A. Henty

  • A large number of the Abeokuta warriors also lined the walls, while the rest gathered on the stockade.

    By Sheer Pluck

    G. A. Henty


British Dictionary definitions for abeokuta

Abeokuta

noun
  1. a town in W Nigeria, capital of Ogun state. Pop: 487 000 (2005 est)
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