[ doo-ah-lah ]
/ duˈɑ lɑ /
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DTT, dTTP, du, duad, dual, Duala, Dual Alliance, dual-band, dual-carb, dual carriageway, dual citizen
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How to use Duala in a sentence
Two days after we had stored away the mahogany we anchored off Duala, the capital of the German Cameroons.The Congo and Coasts of Africa|Richard Harding Davis
Duala is the headquarters of the merchants and missionaries.
This is quite a pretty little place (Duala) with some jolly houses, typical German of the Schloss villa type; nice inside and out.
The eldest of these Ibn Duala, a man of sixty, is very well-mannered and amiable.A Pilgrimage to Nejd, Vol. 2 [of 2]|Anne Blunt
Mujuka, a station about fifty miles from Duala, was occupied by the British a few weeks later.
British Dictionary definitions for Duala
/ (dʊˈɑːlə, -lɑː) /
plural -la or -las a member of a Negroid people of W Africa living chiefly in Cameroon
the language of this people, belonging to the Bantu group of the Niger-Congo family
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