Definition of Johannesburg in US English:

Johannesburg

proper noun

  • A city in South Africa, the capital of the province of Gauteng; population 2,023,500 (est. 2009). It is the largest city in South Africa and the center of its gold-mining industry.

Pronunciation

Johannesburg

/jōˈhänəsbərɡ//dʒoʊˈhɑnəsbərɡ/