Cape of Good Hope

(redirected from Cape Hope)
Also found in: Dictionary.

Good Hope, Cape of:

see Cape ProvinceCape Province,
former province, S South Africa. Under the South African constitution of 1994 it was divided into Eastern Cape, Western Cape, Northern Cape, and part of a fourth province, North West.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

Cape of Good Hope

 

(also Cape of Storms; in Portuguese, Cabo das Tormentas), a rocky cape in southern Africa at 34° 21’ S lat. and 18° 30’ E long. The cape was first reached in 1488 by the Portuguese navigator B. Diaz, who named it Cape of Storms (Stormy Cape). The Portuguese king, John II, renamed it Cape of Good Hope (referring to the hope of reaching India from there).

Cape of Good Hope

a cape in SW South Africa south of Cape Town
References in periodicals archive ?
borowska 213 in wroclaw, under the project: "nationwide children~s oncology center in wroclaw -" cape hope ".
borowska 213, hereinafter referred to as "place of use", within the framework of the project: "nationwide children~s oncology center in wroclaw -" cape hope ".
Contract notice: supply of medical equipment to cape hope street.
borowska 213 wroclaw, in the framework of the project: "nationwide children~s oncology center in wroclaw -" cape hope ".
Contract notice: Supply of medical furniture built to cape hope street.