Etymology
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Ghana

since 1957 the name of the former Gold Coast; from the name of a former tribal chieftain, whose name itself is a form of a royal title, hence, "king." Related: Ghanian.

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Definitions of Ghana

Ghana (n.)
a republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea;
Synonyms: Republic of Ghana / Gold Coast
From wordnet.princeton.edu