Definition of Gabon in English:

Gabon

proper noun

  • A country in West Africa, on the Atlantic coast; population 1,700,000 (estimated 2015); capital, Libreville; languages, French (official) and West African languages. Gabon became a French territory in 1888. Part of French Equatorial Africa from 1910 to 1958, it declared independence in 1960.

Pronunciation

Gabon

/ɡəˈbɑn//ɡəˈbän/