Submitted Place Name Revision History

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8/18/2020, 8:09 PM m4yb3_daijirou move from given name to place name
8/18/2020, 4:11 PM Amber

Name Durban
Type Settlement
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. DUR-bən
Edit Status Status3. usages AND description are verified

Meaning & History

The name of a city in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa (known in Zulu as eThekwini). From D'Urban, named for Lieutenant General Sir Benjamin D'Urban (1777-1849), who was the governor of the Cape Colony when the city was named in 1835.
Added 8/18/2020 by Amber