Definition of Limpopo in English:

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Pronunciation: /limˈpōpō/
A river in southeastern Africa. Rising as the Crocodile River near Johannesburg, it flows 1,100 miles (1,770 km) in a sweeping curve to the north and east to meet the Indian Ocean north of Maputo, Mozambique. For much of its course it forms South Africa’s boundary with Botswana and Zimbabwe.

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Syllabification: Lim·po·po

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