Place Name BOLIVIA

TYPE: Country
PRONOUNCED: bə-LIV-ee-ə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From the surname BOLÍVAR, in honour of the revolutionary Simón Bolívar. This is the name of a country in South America.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Bolivie (French), Bolivien (German), Bolívia (Portuguese)
SAME SPELLING: Bolívia