Definition of Rabat in English:

Rabat

proper noun

  • The capital of Morocco, an industrial port on the Atlantic Coast; population 1,787,300 (est. 2009). It was founded as a military fort in the 12th century by the Almohads.

Origin

From Arabic Ribat el-Fath ‘fort of victory’.

Pronunciation:

Rabat

/rəˈbat/