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Honduras

Hon·du·ras

 (hŏn-do͝or′əs, -dyo͝or′-)
A country of northern Central America. Originally inhabited by a Mayan civilization, Honduras was colonized by the Spanish in the early 1500s and gained its independence along with Mexico in 1821. Part of a short-lived confederation of Central American states, Honduras became a separate republic in 1838. Tegucigalpa is the capital and the largest city.

Hon·du′ran adj. & n.

Honduran

(hɒnˈdjʊərən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Honduras or its inhabitants
n
1. (Placename) a native or inhabitant of Honduras
2. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Honduras
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Honduran - a native or inhabitant of HondurasHonduran - a native or inhabitant of Honduras  
Honduras, Republic of Honduras - a republic in Central America; achieved independence from Spain in 1821; an early center of Mayan culture
Central American - a native or inhabitant of Central America
Adj.1.Honduran - of or relating to or characteristic of Honduras or its people
Translations

Honduran

[hɒnˈdjuərən]
A. ADJhondureño
B. Nhondureño/a m/f

Honduran

adjhonduranisch
nHonduraner(in) m(f)
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