Revision History

Date    Editor    Name ID    Change Summary
4/25/2021, 10:07 PM Mike C rhodesia added (from user-submitted name 260983)
9/15/2020, 3:40 PM Mike C 260983
5/13/2020, 5:49 PM Lucille 260983
4/21/2017, 9:58 PM anonymous

Type Region
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. ro-DEE-zhə

Meaning & History

From the surname Rhodes. This was a British-controlled region of southern Africa, named after the politician and imperialist Cecil Rhodes (1853-1902). It is now the independent countries of Zimbabwe and Zambia.