Definition of Caprivi Strip in English:

Caprivi Strip

proper noun

  • A narrow strip in Namibia that extends toward Zambia from the northeastern corner of Namibia and reaches the Zambezi River.


Named after Leo Graf von Caprivi, German imperial Chancellor (1890–4) at the time when this region became part of the colony of German South West Africa.


Caprivi Strip

/kəˌprēvē ˈstrip/