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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 13 Views | 🔊 10 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Arabic

Meaning: A unisex name possibly me...

Pronunciation: jah-BOO-tee, /dʒɪˈbuːti/, JH IH B UW T IY

Popularity Rank: #485,339

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  • 1. Djibouti Meaning
  • 2. Djibouti Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Djibouti
  • 4. Translations of Djibouti
  • 5. Djibouti Name Popularity
  • 6. Djibouti Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Djibouti

Djibouti Meaning

Possibly derived from the Afar word for 'plateau' or the Arabic word 'gabouti' meaning 'land of the Gabu tribe'.

Djibouti also means "A unisex name possibly meaning 'plateau' or 'land of the Gabu tribe'.".

Djibouti is found in France, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, and 13 more countries.

Djibouti Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: jah-BOO-tee

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /dʒɪˈbuːti/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: JH IH B UW T IY

JH: Pronounce as in "joke" (JH OW K)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

B: Pronounce as in "big" (B IH G)

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L UW)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Djibouti

Djibouti Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Djibouti is recorded 31 times globally, ranking it as the 485,339th most common name worldwide.

Djibouti is most prevalent in France, with 7 occurrences, making it the 74,574th most popular name in the country.

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Djibouti Name Poster

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