Definition of Ladysmith in English:

Ladysmith

Line breaks: Lady|smith
Pronunciation: /ˈleɪdɪˌsmɪθ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

  • A town in eastern South Africa, in KwaZulu-Natal. It was subjected to a four-month siege by Boer forces during the Second Boer War.

Origin

named after the wife of the governor of Natal, Sir Harry Smith (1787–1860).

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