There are two countries that start with the letter Z: Zambia and Zimbabwe. Both countries are located in Africa.
Zambia is located in central Africa. The country is bordered by Angola, Namibia, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi and Tanzania. Over 70 ethnic groups live in Zambia. The capital city, Lusaka, is located near the center of the country. Zambia is a former British colony. It became an independent nation in 1964.
South of Zambia is Zimbabwe. In addition to Zambia, the country is bordered by Mozambique, Botswana and South Africa. The capital city is Harare and the official languages are English, Shona and Sindebele. Zimbabwe was once a British colony known as Southern Rhodesia. In 1980, it became the independent nation of Zimbabwe. Victoria Falls is located in Zimbabwe.Learn More
Some foods that start with the letter Z are zucchini, ziti, zest and zander. Zucchini is a fast growing summer squash with soft, edible skin. Zest is the grated outer peel of citrus fruits. Ziti is a tube-shaped pasta that is commonly served with light sauces or baked in casseroles. Zander is a white freshwater fish with large flakes.Full Answer >
As of 2014, there are 12 sovereign nations with names that begin with the letter "T," including Taiwan, Turkey, Tonga, Togo, Turkmenistan, Trinidad and Tobago, Tajikistan, Timor-Leste, Tuvalu, Tanzania and Tunisia. There are other places with names that start with the letter "t" that may be thought of as being independent nations, but these are actually territories of a colonizing entity. For example, Turks and Caicos, a popular Caribbean vacation destination, is a British Overseas Territory that has a domestic government, including a governor, but it is ultimately considered part of the sovereign state of the United Kingdom.Full Answer >
Eight countries start with the letter E: East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia and Ethiopia. These countries are located throughout the world.Full Answer >
There are 21 countries in the world that begin with the letter "M." Those countries are: Macau, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, the Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, the Federated States of Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montserrat, Morocco and Mozambique.Full Answer >