Zimbabwe synonyms

zĭm-bäb'wē, -wā
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The official name of Zimbabwe.
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A former region of south-central Africa north of the Limpopo River. The native kingdoms in the region were colonized by Cecil Rhodes's British South Africa Company in the 1890s. The region remained under British control until the 1960s, when northern and southern Rhodesia gained their independence as Zambia and Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe).
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(Historical) a name used to refer to the area now called Zimbabwe, officially introduced in 1901. A self-governing colony of Britain from 1923, its government began to refer to itself simply as Rhodesia in 1964, when Northern Rhodesia became Zambia. The name Zimbabwe was adopted in 1980.
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Find another word for zimbabwe. In this page you can discover 3 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for zimbabwe, like: republic-of-zimbabwe, rhodesia and southern-rhodesia.