Colors Related to this Name: Green, Cream
Qualities Related to this Name: Diplomatic, Sensitive
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-(historical) A province of the Roman Empire containing what is now modern Tunisia and portions of Libya.
Origin: Feminine of āfricus, as a noun elliptic of terra Africa. The adjective āfricus comes from the name of the Āfri (singular Afer), a tribal people of the area near Carthage, by addition of the -icus suffix. The Latin term formed alongside Greek ἡ Ἀφρική, both terms being attested since the first century.
-Africa as a continent, understood as the quarter of the globe south of the Mediterranean
-Northwestern Africa, the territory of Carthage, the African coast west of the Nile
Origin: Latin Africa