[ French lee-bruh-veel ]
/ French li brəˈvil /
a port in and the capital of Gabon, in the W part, on the Gulf of Guinea.
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Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
How to use Libreville in a sentence
So we could but up anchor and proceed to Libreville, formerly the capital of the French Congo.
It is easy to understand why with such a live wire in the vicinity Libreville is warm.
Libreville is a very pretty town, but when it was laid out the surveyors just missed placing the Equator in its main street.
For several days we lay a few miles south of Libreville, off the mouth of the Gabun River, taking in the logs of mahogany.
British Dictionary definitions for Libreville
the capital of Gabon, in the west on the estuary of the Gabon River: founded as a French trading post in 1843 and expanded with the settlement of freed slaves in 1848. Pop: 649 000 (2005 est)
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