Type Country
Pronounced Pron. tan-za-NEE-a(Swahili)
tan-zə-NEE-ə(English)
tan-THA-nya(European Spanish)
tan-SA-nya(Latin American Spanish)
tan-ZAN-ya(Polish)
tahn-ZAH-nyah(Armenian)
TAHN-ZAH-NEE-AH(Georgian)
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Meaning & History

From a combination of Tanganyika and Zanzibar, the names of the two countries that were united to create the eastern African country of Tanzania in 1964.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesTanzanya(Arabic) Tanzanija(Bosnian) Tanzaniya(Bulgarian) Tanzanija(Croatian) Tanzanie(Czech) Tansaania(Estonian) Tansania(Finnish) Tanzanie(French) Tansania(German) Tanzánia(Hungarian) Tanzaniya(Kazakh) Tanzaniya(Kyrgyz) Tanzanija(Lithuanian) Tanzanija(Macedonian) Tanzanya(Persian) Tanzânia(Portuguese) Tanzaniya(Russian) Tanzanija(Serbian) Tanzánia(Slovak) Tanzanija(Slovene) Tanzaniya(Tajik) Tanzanya(Turkish) Tanzaniya(Ukrainian) Tanzaniya(Uzbek)
Same SpellingTanzánia, Tanzânia

Entry added November 20, 2020