Afars and Issas

noun
a country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; formerly under French control but became independent in 1997
Derivationally related forms: ↑Djiboutian (for: ↑Djibouti)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation
Member Holonyms: ↑Arab League
Part Holonyms: ↑Africa, ↑Somali peninsula, ↑Horn of Africa
Member Meronyms: ↑Djiboutian
Part Meronyms: ↑Djibouti, ↑capital of Djibouti

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/euh fahrz" euhnd ee"sahz/
French Territory of the, a former name of Djibouti (def. 1).

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