Definition of Dar es Salaam in English:

Dar es Salaam

proper noun

  • The chief port and former capital of Tanzania; population 2,930,000 (est. 2007). It was founded in 1866 by the sultan of Zanzibar. Its Arabic name means ‘haven of peace’.

Pronunciation:

Dar es Salaam

/ˌdɑːr ɛs səˈlɑːm/