Annaba

[ an-nah-buh ]
/ ænˈnɑ bə /
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noun

a seaport in NE Algeria: site of Hippo Regius.

Formerly Bône [bohn] /boʊn/.

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Examples from the Web for annaba

  • Twelve men from the Greek colonies embarked at Annaba in a sloop belonging to the Numidians.

    Salammbo|Gustave Flaubert


British Dictionary definitions for annaba

Annaba

/ (ˈænəbə) /

noun

a port in NE Algeria: site of the Roman city of Hippo Regius. Pop: 382 000 (2005 est)Former name: Bône
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