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A native or inhabitant of Monaco; a Monacan.

[French, from Provençal mounegasc, from Mounegue, Monaco.]

Mo·né·gasque′ adj.


1. (Placename) a native or inhabitant of Monaco
2. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Monaco
3. (Placename) of or relating to Monaco or its inhabitants
4. (Peoples) of or relating to Monaco or its inhabitants
[from French, from Provençal mounegasc, from Mounegue Monaco]


(ˌmɒn ɪˈgæsk)

1. a native or inhabitant of Monaco.
2. of or pertaining to Monaco or its inhabitants.
[1880–85; < French monégasque < Occitan mounegasc, derivative of Mounegue Monaco]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Monegasque - a native or inhabitant of MonacoMonegasque - a native or inhabitant of Monaco  
Monaco, Principality of Monaco - a constitutional monarchy in a tiny enclave on the French Riviera
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Adj.1.Monegasque - of or relating to or characteristic of Monaco or its peopleMonegasque - of or relating to or characteristic of Monaco or its people


A. ADJmonegasco
B. Nmonegasco/a m/f


nMonegasse m, → Monegassin f


[ˌmɒnəˈgæsk] adj & nmonegasco/a
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