Fort-Lamy


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Fort-La·my

 (fôr-lä-mē′)
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N'Dja•me•na

(ən dʒɑˈmeɪ nɑ)

n.
the capital of Chad, in the SW part. 511,700. Formerly, Fort-Lamy.
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Noun1.Fort-Lamy - the capital and largest city of Chad; located in the southwestern on the Shari river
Republic of Chad, Tchad, Chad - a landlocked desert republic in north-central Africa; was under French control until 1960
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The new DG did his primary school in Ndjamena (then Fort-Lamy), but returned to Nigeria for his secondary and University education.
He served in Paris, Moscow, Fort-Lamy, Maseru, Bonn, Islamabad, Kuala Lumpur and Caracas.