Type Country
Scripts Габон(Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Macedonian)
Pronounced Pron. gə-BAWN(English) GA-BAWN(French) GAW-bon(Hungarian) gu-BON(Russian) GA-bawn(Polish)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Derived from Portuguese gabão meaning "cloak, overcoat", referring to the shape of the Gabon Estuary. This is the name of a country on the western coast of central Africa.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesGaboen(Afrikaans) Habon(Belarusian) Gabón(Galician) Gabun(German) Gabona(Latvian) Gabonas(Lithuanian) Gabão(Portuguese) Gabón(Spanish) Habon(Ukrainian)
Same SpellingGabón
Entry added January 21, 2022