[gey-buh; Portuguese zhe-bah]


a river in W Africa, flowing N from NW Guinea-Bissau to the Atlantic Ocean. About 190 miles (305 km) long.

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Examples from the Web for geba

Historical Examples of geba

  • One rock rose up north of Michmash, and the other south of Geba.

    The Children's Bible

    Henry A. Sherman

  • They have passed through the Pass; "Let Geba be our bivouac."

  • The first blow was struck at the town of Geba: what followed at once?

    Heroes of Israel

    Theodore Gerald Soares

  • We went down to the gardens and pasture-land, and stopped to rest at the Village of Geba, which hangs on the side of the mountain.

  • The one crag rose up on the north in front of Michmash, and the other on the south in front of Geba.

    The Bible Story

    Rev. Newton Marshall Hall