What does dakar mean?

Definitions for dakardɑˈkɑr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dakar, capital of Senegal(noun)

    the capital and chief port and largest city of Senegal


  1. Dakar(prop. n.)

    The capital city of Senegal. Population (2000) = 1,729,823.


  1. Dakar(ProperNoun)

    The capital city of Senegal


  1. Dakar

    Dakar is the capital and largest city of Senegal. It is located on the Cap-Vert Peninsula on the Atlantic coast and is the westernmost city on the African mainland. Its position, on the western edge of Africa, is an advantageous departure point for trans-Atlantic and European trade; this fact aided its growth into a major regional port. According to December 31, 2005 official estimates, the city of Dakar proper has a population of 1,030,594, whereas the population of the Dakar metropolitan area is estimated at 2.45 million people. Dakar is a major administrative centre, home to the National Assembly of Senegal and Senegal's President's Palace.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dakar in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dakar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sandy Valdivieso:

    When the flight attendant said we were heading to Dhaka, we believed that this was how you pronounced 'Dakar' with a Turkish accent.

  2. Toby Price:

    I'm in shock, I never would've thought I could win this race in my second participation, being the first Australian to win the Dakar is just insane.

  3. Le Drian:

    We're at a forum in Dakar talking about the need for Africans to collectively take charge of their security and yet it's not happening where there is urgency, everybody distrusts everybody. We have to get beyond that.

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