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WHAT DOES TANZANIA MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Tanzania /ˌtænzəˈniːə/, officially the United Republic of Tanzania, is a country in East Africa in the African Great Lakes region. It is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; and Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique to the south. The country's eastern border is formed by the Indian Ocean. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, is in northeastern Tanzania. The country is divided into 30 administrative regions: five on the semi-autonomous islands of Zanzibar and 25 on the mainland in the former Tanganyika. The head of state is President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, elected in 2005. Since 1996, the official capital of Tanzania has been Dodoma, where the National Assembly and some government offices are located. Between independence and 1996, the main coastal city of Dar es Salaam served as the country's political capital. It remains Tanzania's principal commercial city and is the main location of most government institutions. It is also the principal port of the country. Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged on 26 April 1964 to form the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar.
The definition of Tanzania in the dictionary is a republic in E Africa, on the Indian Ocean: formed by the union of the independent states of Tanganyika and Zanzibar in 1964; a member of the Commonwealth. Exports include coffee, tea, sisal, and cotton. Official languages: Swahili and English. Religions: Christian, Muslim, and animist. Currency: Tanzanian shilling. Capital: officially Dodoma. Pop: 48 261 000. Area: 945 203 sq km.
The translations of Tanzania from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Tanzania» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TANZANIA» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Tanzania» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Tanzania» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Tanzania
6 QUOTES WITH «TANZANIA»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word Tanzania.
Jan de Bont
One of the most amazing locations I've ever been is the top of the volcano in Tanzania, Africa. It's an actual volcano where you really have this lava every day.
I have family in Tanzania. I can't even explain the joy of riding through the Tanzania national park and seeing giraffes run across the road and elephants over in a pond and baboons running.
From 1971 to 1993, my family lived in a number of African countries, including Malawi, Tanzania, Ethiopia and Nigeria, as well as Uganda itself.
I grew up in the African bush in Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda, which is my thing. I love the smell of the dust as you bump along in a Land-Rover. I go back there often.
I would like to do things like I did in Tanzania, going somewhere and exploring a theme and investigating as well as performing for those people.
In 1967 I entered Harvard as a freshman, confident - in the way that only 17-year-olds are - that I could change the world. My major was African Studies, and my plan was to travel to Tanzania, where President Julius Nyerere was creating a government based on democracy and socialism.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TANZANIA»
Discover the use of Tanzania in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Tanzania and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
This volume provides the reader with a systematic guide to the large and growing body of literature on all aspects of the country's past and present, including the political democratization and economic liberalization.
Colin Darch, 1996
Tanzania: The Legal Foundations of the Union
Out of print for over a decade this second expanded edition includes a few minor revisions, comments and references have been put in square brackets to distinguish them from the original text.
Issa G. Shivji, 2009
Tanzania: The Land and Its People
This is a general study of Tanzania, the land and its people and history, and a look at contemporary life in the largest country in East Africa and one of the largest on the continent.
John Ndembwike, 2006
Tanzania: Social Sector Review
A major question is whether any of the investment can be salvaged to reduce the burden of water gathering on the population." - From 'Tanzania: Social Sector Review' Tanzania's social indicators remain among the poorest in the world.
Administrative Law in Tanzania: A Digest of Cases
It is hoped that this book will act as a wake-up call to all those who have been entrusted with the duty of making decisions affecting the rights of citizens to update themselves so as to discharge their duties correctly and in spirit of ...
B. D. Chipeta, 2008
Agriculture in Tanzania Since 1986: Follower Or Leader of ...
An investigation into the place of agriculture in the economy of Tanzania.
Discusses the history, geography, industry, culture, and people of the large East African country.
Patricia E. McCulla, 1998
Tanzania: A Political Economy
Introduction to the Second Edition: The Political Economy of Tanzania Revisited
The period covered by this book ends in 1980, just as the consequences of the
Opec-induced rises in the price of oil, and the declines in commodity prices ...
Andrew Coulson, 2013
Tax Compliance in Tanzania: Analysis of Law and Policy ...
This book examines the problems of low-level tax compliance in Tanzania.
Kibuta Ongwamuhana, 2011
History and Development of Education in Tanzania
The book has attempted to uncover the underlying context with which the various education reforms were conceived and originated.
Philemon Andrew K. Mushi, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TANZANIA»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Tanzania is used in the context of the following news items.
Tanzania's ruling party nominates John Magufuli as presidential …
John Pombe Magufuli, 56, a former math and chemistry teacher, was nominated today (July 12) by Tanzania's ruling party, Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM), to be ... «Quartz, Jul 15»
Tanzania elephant population declined by 60% in five years, census …
A herd of elephants walks in the dawn light as the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, is seen in the background. About 85,181 elephants ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
Zuma to take part in summit in Tanzania
It added that the invitation to participate in the summit as a special guest was from Tanzanian president and current chair of the EAC Jakaya Kikwete in ... «Times LIVE, May 15»
Tanzania: Cholera outbreak among Burundian refugees
A cholera outbreak has struck overcrowded camps where thousands of Burundian refugees are gathering in Tanzania. According to the World Health ... «Médecins Sans Frontières International, May 15»
Burundi unrest leaves 50000 refugees facing dire conditions in …
Burundian refugees gather on the shores of Lake Tanganyika in western Tanzania's Kagunga village. They are awaiting water transport to carry them south to ... «The Guardian, May 15»
Failed Burundi coup plotters arrested as president returns from …
Failed Burundi coup plotters arrested as president returns from Tanzania ... coup as the president, Pierre Nkurunziza, returned to the capital from Tanzania. «The Guardian, May 15»
Bill Clinton's plane makes unscheduled landing in Tanzania
A plane carrying former President Bill Clinton made an unscheduled landing in Tanzania Wednesday after a problem with one of the plane's four engines was ... «CBS News, Apr 15»
Tanzania albino murders: 'More than 200 witchdoctors' arrested
More than 200 witchdoctors and traditional healers have been arrested in Tanzania in a crackdown on the murder of albino people. The killings have been ... «BBC News, Mar 15»
Tanzania bus crash leaves dozens dead in Iringa
Two lorries and a bus have collided in Tanzania's highland region of Iringa, killing 41 people, police say. The accident happened after a lorry driver swerved to ... «BBC News, Mar 15»
Tanzania floods sweep Shinyanga 'killing 38 people'
Flooding in north-western Tanzania has killed at least 38 people and left hundreds of others homeless, police in the Shinyanga region have told the BBC. «BBC News, Mar 15»
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