Definition of Port-au-Prince in English:

Port-au-Prince

proper noun

  • The capital of Haiti, a port on the west coast; population 1,998,000 (est. 2007). Founded by the French in 1749, it became capital of the new republic in 1806.

Pronunciation

Port-au-Prince

/pɔʀtopʀɛ̃s//ˌpɔːtəʊˈprɪns/