Meaning and Origin
What does the name Tunisia mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
User Submitted Origins
User Submitted Meanings
- A user from Tunisia says the name Tunisia is of Berber origin and means "The key".
- A user from New York, U.S. says the name Tunisia is of Arabic origin and means "She's good company".
- A user from the United States says the name Tunisia is of Hebrew origin and means "Gift of God".
- A republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean coast; achieved independence from France in 1956 ("southern Tunisia is mostly desert")
Tunis + -ia
- Country in Northern Africa
- Ottoman Tunisia; the Eyalet of Tunis, from 1534 to 1881
- French protectorate of Tunisia, from 1881 to 1956
- The Republic of Tunisia, since 1956
Tunisia was also found in the following language(s): Basque, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian BokmÃ¥l, Norwegian Nynorsk, and Swahili