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Barbados

Bar·ba·dos

 (bär-bā′dōs′, -dōz′, -dəs)
A country occupying the easternmost island of the West Indies. First inhabited by Arawaks and Caribs, Barbados was held briefly by the Portuguese before being settled by the British in the early 1600s. It became a separate colony in 1885 and gained full independence in 1966. Bridgetown is the capital and the largest city.

Bar·ba′di·an adj. & n.

Barbadian

(bɑːˈbeɪdɪən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Barbados or its inhabitants
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Barbados
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Barbadian - a native or inhabitant of BarbadosBarbadian - a native or inhabitant of Barbados  
Barbados - easternmost of the West Indies about 300 miles to the north of Venezuela
West Indian - a native or inhabitant of the West Indies
Adj.1.Barbadian - of or relating to or characteristic of Barbados or its inhabitantsBarbadian - of or relating to or characteristic of Barbados or its inhabitants; "a Barbadian vacation"
Translations

Barbadian

[bɑːˈbeɪdɪən]
A. ADJde Barbados
B. Nnativo/a m/f or habitante mf de Barbados

Barbadian

[bɑːrˈbeɪdɪən]
adjbarbadien(ne)
n (= person) → Barbadien(ne) m/f
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