What does sub-saharan mean?

Definitions for sub-saharanˌsʌb səˈhær ən, -ˈhɛər ən, -ˈhɑr ən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sub-saharan.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sub-Saharan(adj)

    of or relating to or situated in the region south of the Sahara Desert

Wiktionary

  1. sub-Saharan(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to that part of Africa south of the Sahara desert.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sub-saharan in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sub-saharan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barack Obama:

    My hope is that we can deliver a message that the U.S. is a strong partner not just for Kenya, but for Sub-Saharan Africa generally.

  2. Marc Baum:

    Over 7,000 people a day are contracting HIV … mostly in sub-Saharan Africa, if we can make a dent in that with our technology, it would make an enormous impact.

  3. Jeff Nemeth:

    Nigeria is a priority market for us in sub-Saharan Africa, depending on how Nigeria develops over time ... we are potentially looking at using our Nigerian plant to service West Africa.

  4. The IMF:

    Completion of the contract negotiations for the production of liquefied natural gas (LNG) is a critical milestone for the launch of this project, one of the largest in sub-Saharan Africa.

  5. Lauren Ralph:

    It can be tricky to ensure a reliable supply of contraceptives in sub-Saharan Africa, removing Depo-Provera doesn’t mean the women will have immediate access to other methods of birth control that are as effective. Ultimately, decisions around which birth control method to use should be made between a woman and her healthcare provider.

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