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Antigua and Barbuda

An·ti·gua and Bar·bu·da

 (ăn-tē′gə; bär-bo͞o′də)
A country in the northern Leeward Islands of the Caribbean Sea, comprising the island of Antigua and the smaller islands of Barbuda and Redonda. Settled by the English in 1632, the country became independent in 1981. St. John's is the capital.

An·ti′guan adj. & n.


(Placename) of or relating to Antigua or its inhabitants
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Antigua
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Antiguan - a native or inhabitant of Antigua
Antigua - the largest of the islands comprising Antigua and Barbuda
West Indian - a native or inhabitant of the West Indies
Adj.1.Antiguan - of or relating to or characteristic of Antigua or its peopleAntiguan - of or relating to or characteristic of Antigua or its people; "Antiguan islands"
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He was greeted at Antigua's VC Bird airport yesterday by dignitaries, soldiers and a traditional Antiguan band.
Caribbean Helicopters has entered a bespoke charter deal with fellow Antiguan operator LIAT which will see the former operating charter flights into select Caribbean markets on behalf of the latter.
MORNING I'd start the day with a spectacular Antiguan sunrise overlooking Mamora Bay from the open-air spa at St James's Club and Villas.
AN escaped murderer who killed a Welsh couple on their honeymoon has been caught, Antiguan police said yesterday.
There he is, a world-famous rock star, wearing a white peaked cap, giving you a smile and happily acknowledging you as he makes his way from his villa on the east coast to the Antiguan capital of St John's.
Bolt will race against Antiguan training mate Daniel Bailey, Ecuador's Alex Quinonez and a Brazilian athlete, in a well-timed publicity boost for Rio de Janeiro, host city of the 2016 Summer Olympics, the paper reported.
It also would serve as a major impediment to foreign investment in the Antiguan economy, particularly in high-tech industries.
It was widely reported last month that "Sir" Allen Stanford had been found competent to stand trial for the Ponzi scheme that cost investors in phony Antiguan bank CDs at least $2 billion.
Avie Howell, 20, his brother Ithrone Howell and another Antiguan Georgette Aaron have been committed to stand trial in the High Court in May.
Global Banking News-July 26, 2011--ECCB takes over Antiguan bank(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
THE family of a honeymoon couple found murdered in a luxury Antiguan resort yesterday came face to face with their alleged killers.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-October 25, 2010-Redline partner implements WiMAX network for Antiguan ICT company(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.