Definition of Kimberley in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkimbərlē/ /ˈkɪmbərli/

proper noun

  • 1A city in South Africa, in the province of Northern Cape; population 183,000 (est. 2009). It has been a diamond-mining center since the early 1870s.

  • 2also the KimberleysA plateau region in the far north of Western Australia. A mining and cattle-rearing region, it was the scene of a gold rush in 1885.



/ˈkimbərlē/ /ˈkɪmbərli/