1. [ noun ] (government,geography) port city on the Gulf of Aden; the capital and largest city of Djibouti
Synonyms: capital_of_Djibouti
Related terms: port national_capital
2. [ noun ] (government,geography) a country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; formerly under French control but became independent in 1997
Synonyms: republic_of_djibouti Afars_and_Issas
Related terms: African_country Arab_League Djiboutian Africa horn_of_africa
Similar spelling:   Djiboutian