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Name Casablanca
Type Settlement
Pronounced Pron. ka-sə-BLANG-kə(English) KA-ZA-BLAHN-KA(French) ka-sa-BLANG-ka(Spanish)
Theme white
Edit Status Status3. usages AND description are verified

Meaning & History

Means "white house" in Spanish. The name comes from a Spanish translation of the Arabic name الدار البيضاء (ad-Dar al-Bayda'), which in turn was derived from a calque of the Portuguese name Casa Branca. This is the name of a city in Morocco.
Added 2/23/2017 by HL