from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- See Benin.
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- proper n. A former country in Africa, located in present-day Benin.
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- n. a country on western coast of Africa; formerly under French control
Fon dã homè ("belly of Dã" or "snake's belly") (Wiktionary)